Hercules Tire and Rubber Co. has finalized another partnership with a prominent racing team owner. Will Rodgers and Rodgers Racing will begin competing on Hercules tires in March.
Tire America is retailing tires again, thanks to TBC Corp. And like its former incarnation, it offers more brands than the norm.
TBC Brands LLC will add seven sizes to the Grand Prix Tour RS passenger touring tire line in December. That will increase the total number of sizes to 45.
SD International wants to make an impact in the U.S. with its Zeta private brand tire line. Manufactured by Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd. in Thailand, Zeta is being marketed as a third-tier replacement tire
I didn’t get up to the Upper South Hall to see how Notel turns an SUV or light truck into a comfortable bed (it “pays for itself with skipping just 4-6 hotel stays”), but I did spend all four days at last week’s SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show.
Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd. has aggressive goals in the U.S., and is making sure it has enough capacity to meet those goals.
Over the last five years, the Radar tire brand has raised more than $1 million to fight breast cancer. And Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd., owner and distributor of the Radar private brand, plans to continue the fight, with the help of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).
The Tire Alliance Groupe (TAG) is adding another tire to its portfolio: Pantera. The private brand tire will be produced by Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd. in Thailand.
To increase its sagging but still signifcant tire sales, Sears Holdings Corp. is trying to leverage its DieHard brand name.
The DieHard Silver Touring A/S will soon be sold at all 650-ish Sears Auto Centers across the U.S. And there will be more DieHard tire lines, including light truck and SUV tires, available in the next 12 months, according to Tom Park, President of the Kenmore, Craftsman, and DieHard Brands Division of Sears Holdings Corp.
SD International, a global distributor of proprietary tire brands, is expanding its reach into the North American market, with a specific focus on the U.S., and the company is turning to industry veteran Dan Wheeler to lead the charge.
With Black Friday behind us, it isn't surprising that both Sears Holding Corp. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. were advertising their tire deals.
The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) released the preliminary edition of its "2015 Factbook" on Feb. 13. The publication is a report on tire shipment activity in the United States for 2014.