American Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. LTD’s new Kenetica Touring A/S KR217 is Kenda’s second generation touring all-season tire designed for drivers of older and late model touring cars.
Dandelions. Orange oil. Soybean oil. Guayule. With each new experiment in the building process, it’s clear tire makers are in the hunt for sustainable substitutes for rubber compounding materials in the tire manufacturing process.
A trend toward cleaner working environments is boosting demand for certain types of forklift tires.
American Kenda Rubber has hired two employees for its North American Automotive business team. Hayley Milne is the marketing manager, and Jin Daniels will work in inside sales and customer service.
American Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. is recalling nearly 700 Kenda Kenetica tires, size P235/75R15 105S KR17. The tires may have a void between the top steel belt and the undertread.
Kenda USA is going all in with its sponsorship of the Cleveland sports scene. Kenda is partnering with the Cleveland Indians as the team's official partner through the 2017 season.
American Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd.’s Kenda brand is the new tire sponsor of Vore Adrenaline Compound, an off-road driving experience based in Las Vegas, Nev.
American Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd. is adding Phyllis Zollner to its sales team in the North Automotive business unit as southeast sales manager.
Kenda USA has added 24 sizes of the Kenda Klever S/T KR52. Kenda says the new sizes of the Klever S/T will help fill a gap in the SUV/CUV marketplace with a 60,000 mileage warranty and M&S all-season capabilities. The new sizes are currently available to order with expected delivery in the third quarter.
Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Inc.’s automotive division has a new assistant marketing manager. Kellie Szczerbacki will continue Kenda’s brand-building efforts in partnership with its channel partners throughout North America in her new role.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. reports it has earned ISO 9001:2008 quality management system certification at its Cooper Kenda Tire manufacturing facility, a joint venture located in Kunshan, China.
Kenda USA has appointed Bob Phoenix to be its vice president of sales, Automotive Tire Division.
Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd. has opened a plant in China that will eventually produce up to five million passenger and light truck tires annually.