BestDrive, a Continental tire dealer and ContiLifeCycle retreader, has cut the celebratory ribbon in North Little Rock, Ark. The facility opened during the fourth quarter of 2018.
Clif Armstrong knows he has big shoes to fill at Marangoni Tread North America Inc. The company's vice president of business development, Armstrong has been chosen to replace CEO and President Bill Sweatman, who will officially retire on May 1, 2019.
The 2019 Fleets We Depend On Roadshow made its way to Akron, Ohio -- home of the Bridgestone Americas Technical Center -- on April 25.
Retreaders are eager for the boost the new countervailing and antidumping tariffs on truck and bus tires from China are expected to generate for their industry.
It’s almost time to reveal Modern Tire Dealer’s latest edition of the Top Retreaders list. In that spirit, we've compiled an overview of the retreading industry from 2018, covering everything from the double-digit change in overall sales to the average cost of a casing.
Retreading veteran John Cox will work with ContiLifeCycle retreaders across the globe in a newly created role for Continental AG.
Bauer Built Inc. has acquired the commercial tire division of Allied Oil & Tire Co. effective April 1, 2019.
The new Fleets We Depend On campaign from Bridgestone Americas Inc. includes a 27-city road tour and awards program aimed at educating small to medium size fleets about retread tires.
Another key figure in the days when the American Retreaders Association was full of vibrant, fun and, yes, sometimes crazy people (why does Kevin Rohlwing come to mind when I write that?) is leaving the industry.
Marangoni SpA and Borrachas Vipal SA are combining forces. The global retreading companies announced a partnership agreement that "will develop in 2019."
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."