Four tire companies have been named to the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for 2018: Bridgestone Corp., Hankook Tire Co. Ltd., Nokian Tyres plc and Pirelli & Cie SpA.
We now know how much Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC will increase the price of passenger and light truck tires on Oct. 1.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC and Bridgestone Canada Inc. together are recalling approximately 2,700 certain all-position, wide-base radial commercial truck tires in size 425/65R22.5.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has expanded its Firestone commercial truck tire portfolio with the launch of the Firestone FD711 drive tire.
Ben Johnson is joining Bridgestone Americas Inc. as director of marketing for the commercial truck bus radial (TBR) tire business. Johnson comes to the tire maker from Kimberly-Clark Corp.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has made several leadership changes to its marketing organization for the company’s consumer tire business and Bridgestone Retail Operations (BSRO). These changes follow the announcement that Phil Pacsi, vice president, sports/events marketing and training, will retire after 36 years with the company, effective Sept. 30, 2018.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. is partnering with Akron Public Schools to create a hands-on classroom for students. The new Bridgestone Academy of Applied Engineering and Technology will include the opening of a Firestone Complete Auto Care store at the school district's learning center.
The TireConnect online sales platform from Bridgestone Americas Inc. has been updated with a custom wheel visualizer, a pricing guide for tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) plus competitive tire pricing.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. will spend $12 million to expand production at its Bloomington, Ill., off-the-road tire plant. The expansion means for the first time the company's 29-, 33- and 35-inch OTR tires will be made outside of Japan.
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TireHub LLC is a go. The joint venture for passenger and light truck tire distribution between Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone Americas Inc. will begin serving customers the first week of July.
Bridgesone Americas Inc. is kicking off its “Firestone Off-the-Road to the 2019 Indy 500 Sweepstakes.”
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has unveiled a new retail showroom program for affiliated tire dealers, and the tire maker says it will help increase sales and build consumer loyalty through the improved in-store experience.