Myers Industries Inc. has acquired the assets of Tuffy Manufacturing Industries, Inc., a warehouse distributor of tire repair equipment and supplies based in Akron, Ohio.
CEMB S.p.A. will begin manufacturing tire changers following its acquisition of M&B Engineering SRL.
Gaither Tool Co. Inc. is bringing a mobile tire servicing platform designed as a single compact unit that does not require a generator to the North American market.
Vehicle Service Group (VSG) has acquired the Ravaglioli S.p.A. Group, which will allow the Illinois company to expand into wheel and tire service equipment.
The executives at Hunter Engineering Co. put their faith in the processes they have put in place. A recent tour of the 69-year-old tire equipment manufacturer's headquarters proved that.
Myers Industries Inc. has named Melanie Bingham senior vice president of human resources, effective Sept. 27.
Corghi has incorporated its Synchronized Movement Axial Rim Tool (SMART) system into its Monster AGTT heavy-duty tire machine, which can change medium truck, farm and earthmover tires.
Hennessy Industries is offering independent tire dealers double rebates on a number of Coats tire changers and balancers for a limited time.
Hunter Engineering Co.'s redesigned Web site condenses "vast amounts of information into a streamlined, user friendly format," say Hunter Engineering officials.
Randy Parrish has joined Ken-Tool Corp. as operations manager. In his new position, Parrish will oversee the day-to-day operations of Ken-Tool's facility.
Specialty tool manufacturer Ken-Tool has promoted Rock Tyson to vice president of sales and marketing. He will direct all of the company's domestic and international sales and marketing efforts.
Myers Industries Inc. has named David Knowles executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective immediately.
Ultra-high performance tire sizes are now the norm on many sport sedans, SUVs and crossover vehicles. Even luxury sedans come with UHP tires. o compete in this market, you must have high-quality equipment that can handle 22-inch and larger wheels and tires without damage or come-backs. Stiff sidewalls, hard treads and different drop centers all combine to make mounting and balancing them a challenge.