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Cooper-Sailun JV Manufactures First Tire

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and Sailun Vietnam Co. Ltd. recently celebrated production of the first tire at ACTR, their new joint venture facility located near Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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Cooper Reports Lower Income and Sales in 3Q

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.'s third-quarter 2019 results were comparatively down in net income, net sales, operating income and tire volume. The company's Americas Tire Operations and International Tire Operations both contributed to the year-over-year decreases.

"We have an unrelenting commitment to our customers and partners to provide the technology and insights they need to drive and thrive into the future," said ATD CEO Stuart Schuette at the company's first North American Business and Innovation Summit.
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ATD Will Continue to Sell Michelin and Bridgestone Tires

The formal transition of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s G3X program away from American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) will be on June 30, 2018. After that, ATD says it "will continue to provide Goodyear product for all other customers until a determined transition time."

The first week of July 2018 will mark the launch of TireHub, the joint distribution project of Goodyear and Bridgestone.
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TireHub Gets the Green Light From Regulators

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.  

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U.S. AutoForce Has Bought Tire's Warehouse

The landscape for U.S. tire distribution continues to change, as two more companies are combining forces. U.S. AutoForce (USAF) has acquired Tire's Warehouse Inc. (TWI) as of June 1, 2018.  

Goodyear will combine its 45 company-owned wholesale distribtion centers with Bridgestone's 38 to form TireHub.
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Goodyear Says It Will Be Better Off Following Its Divorce From ATD

The divorce between American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is now out in the open. First, ATD sent out emails to its customers informing them of the split, which occurred after Goodyear and Bridgestone Americas Inc. announced it was forming an independent wholesale distribution network, TireHub.

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