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AACF Co-Founder Don Schlenger Died

Don Schlenger, co-founder and chairman emeritus of the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF), died on May 15th, the foundation announced. And though retired, he remained involved with the foundation up until his 101st birthday on May 9.


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New Toyo CEO Sees Big Opportunities

'Our Biggest Challenge is Getting More Supply to Market'

Michael Graber, the new president and CEO of Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp., says there is high demand for the company's products. “Our distributors and dealers are asking for more supply and are very optimistic about 2022." Graber discusses how Toyo plans to meet heightened levels of demand  - plus other opportunities the company is pursuing  - in this MTD interview.


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Kenda Chairman Discusses Demand, Shipping and Tariffs

Yang Expects Double-Digit Growth in 2022

Jimmy Yang, chairman of Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd., recently sat down with MTD to discuss Kenda's growth, how the company is working around the ongoing shipping crisis, steps it has taken to mitigate the impact of tariffs and his thoughts on tire demand as 2022 continues.


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