Transportation data provider INRIX reports that overall daily national traffic volume for consumers, local fleets and long-haul trucks was down 38% for March 21-27, relative to Feb. 22-28.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. will restart its North American commercial tire plants on April 13. Its consumer tire manufacturing plants in North America and Latin America are scheduled to reopen the first week in May, with some facilities possibly opening sooner.
Myers Tire Supply says it has increased its inventory levels and enhanced its supply chains to “fully support our customers” during the COVID-19 crisis.
Kumho Tire Co. Inc.'s Solus 4S HA32 tire has won the 2020 Red Dot Design Award in the transportation category.
Craig Tate, president of Tate Boys Tire & Service LLC, which has seven retail locations throughout Oklahoma, said the impact of COVID-19 on his dealership was nearly immediate.
The Auto Care Association and Dentons US LLP will co-host a webinar on Small Business Administration loans during the COVID-19 crisis on April 8 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT.
On April 7, Bobit Business Media, parent company of Modern Tire Dealer, Auto Service Professional and other publications, will host the webinar “Navigating the CARES Act for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses with Fleets.”
The impact of COVID-19 on independent tire dealerships has been swift and profound. Starting this week, MTD will share stories of dealers who are grappling with this unprecedented situation.
Nexen Tire America Inc. says its tire distribution capabilities and dealer support functions remain fully operational during COVID-19 crisis.
Hankook Tire America Corp.’s new rebate program offers consumers savings of up to $80 on four Hankook tires.
In addition to small business loans available through the recently passed CARES Act, Congress has extended other benefits to businesses.
Due to the continuing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Yokohama Corporation of North America announced today it is temporarily suspending production at its plant in Salem, Va.
Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. has been recognized by one of the world’s most prestigious design awards, the Red Dot Award 2020, for its Hankook Dynapro AT2 and Hankook Dynapro MT2 tires.
Monro Inc. estimates it will experience a sales decrease for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year, ended March 28, “largely driven by a substantial decrease in traffic since mid-March” due, in part, to the COVID-19 crisis.
Apollo Vredestein BV has launched its new winter tire program for 2020 that will help dealers “make margins of up to 50% on an award-winning product line-up.”
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