B&J Rocket America Inc. has hired Ignacio Vega as a key account manager for Latin America.
Border Tire LLC will double its number of commercial tire locations when it acquires five Tire Centers LLC (TCi) stores from Michelin North America Inc. in California. The Texas-based dealer also is buying its second retread plant.
Monro Inc. says it has "modernized" its corporate and retail websites, a major milestone in the rollout of its customer-centric engagement initiatives "and development of a true omni-channel presence."
The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) will once again be exhibiting at The Great American Trucking Show in Dallas. The event will run Aug. 23-25, 2018.
TravelCenters of America LLC recently held the grand opening for its first TA Commercial Tire Network Retread Center. Located in Bowling Green, Ohio, the center uses the Goodyear UniCircle and precure processes to retread an average of 110 truck tires a day.
BestDrive LLC, a Continental tire and ContiLifeCycle commercial tire dealer and retreader, has entered the Texas market and opened two locations, one near Dallas and another in San Antonio.
B&J Rocket Sales AG has named Marcos Guzman CEO and president. He replaces Andreas Müller, who left the company after 15 years.
Supporters of the Retread Instead coalition lobbied lawmakers and regulators on behalf of the retreading industry on June 20, 2018.
Tire industry veteran Robert Eck has joined TravelCenters of America LLC as vice president of the TA Truck Service Commercial Tire Network.
Vipal Rubber Corp. has received the Alpine Symbol certification on two more treads, VM729 and VDE2. As a result, the brand portfolio now includes six verified treads, including VDA4, VT160, VT220 and VRT3.
Each year the Tire Industry Association (TIA) sponsors a Lobby Day event in our nation’s capital to encourage TIA members to meet with members of Congress to inform, educate and make requests regarding the most important issues facing the tire industry.
The ninth annual Latin Tyre Expo showcased nearly 200 international tire and retread manufacturers and distributors who met and connected with buyers over the course of the three-day event.
From tire remoulding and tire recycling to the future of digitalization, recycling and fleet management, organizers of the new Tire Cologne say the event hit the mark.