Sales revenues dropped slightly as Hankook Tire Co. Ltd.’s operating income fell 11.3% to 7.0 billion won in 2018 compared to 7.9 billion won in 2017.
TBC Brands LLC has combined its Power King and Harvest King commercial tire brands into a new website.
Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. posted net income of 35.6 billion yen on net sales of 650.2 billion yen for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018. That compares to income of 40.0 billion yen on sales of 646.3 billion yen in fiscal 2017.
Torque and torque measurement products from Norbar Torque Tools Inc. are designed specifically for fleets and wheels.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has added a drive position retread for severe service applications to its Bandag retread portfolio.
Alliance Tire Group (ATG) is offering two new forestry tires for the CTL (cut to length) market under its Forestar line.
Global Rubber Industries Pvt. Ltd. (GRI) has released more than 100 unique tire sizes since opening its specialty tire plant in Sri Lanka one year ago.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. was the first tire manufacturer to offer an e-commerce option for consumer tires. It is now the first tire manufacturer to sell commercial tires online.
The California Tire Dealers Association (CTDA)-Federated New Year Luncheon drew tire industry leaders from across the nation as well as California.
For the first time, the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) is presenting its membership's collective progress and shared vision for a sustainable U.S. tire manufacturing industry in a sustainability report.
Magna Tyres Group, based in the Netherlands, is expanding and opening an office in Canada to serve the North American market.
Triangle Tire USA says Rick Phillips, vice president of sales, is leaving the company.
What transpired in the tire industry in 2018 and what will happen in 2019? John Healy, a managing director and research analyst with Northcoast Research Holdings LLC based in Cleveland, Ohio, and author of MTD’s monthly column Your Marketplace, took on our questions and offered his thoughts and predictions.