McDonald's features Toyo tires on toys for tots

July 20, 2007

Toyo tires are featured on two Fly Wheels toys currently packaged in McDonald's Happy Meals and Mighty Kids Meals.

Through August 2, customers can receive one of eight Fly Wheels toys or one of eight Hello Kitty accessories with the purchase of a Happy Meal or Mighty Kids Meal. Two of the eight Fly Wheels toys feature popular Toyo tires.

1. The Proxes 4 ultra-high performance passenger car tire is replicated on the Chrome Spinner Happy Meal toy.

2. The Open Country A/T light truck tire is featured on the Monster Wheel 2 Happy Meal toy.

The popular children's meals are anticipated to be available at more than 14,000 McDonald's restaurant locations throughout the United States and Canada.

"This Happy Meal promotion featuring Fly Wheels provides a great opportunity to further Toyo's brand awareness with today's young families," says Steve Weinger, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Toyo Tire (U.S.A.) Corp.

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