The new MS503 from Maxam Tire North America Inc. is designed to excel in severe off-the-road tire applications requiring high traction.
Rafael (Tony) Lugioyo is the new head of global sales for Global Rubber Industries (Pvt) Ltd. (GRI). The hire to its senior sales team was made "to increase the momentum of the company’s rapid global expansion with its portfolio of specialty tires."
The Cooper Pro Series LHT (long haul trailer) tire is the finishing touch to Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.'s Pro Series lineup. It premieres in size 295/75R22.5, with more sizes coming later in summer 2019.
The new Cooper Pro Series long haul steer (LHS) tire features four-belt steel design construction and a 7-year, two-retread warranty. The tire is warranted for full replacement value for the first 50% of tread wear.
Shawn Rasey spends his days directing the earthmover tire business for Continental Tire the Americas LLC. And with more than 40 years in the industry, he says dealers need to prioritize the time they spend strategically thinking about the future.
The consensus coming from speakers at the 64th annual Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road Tire Conference is that the economy is strong and prospects for growth in 2019 are expected. All of this spells moderate-to-strong demand for the OTR tire industry.
McCarthy Tire Service Co. Inc. has expanded its corporate internship program for high school and college students, giving them real-work experience while benefitting from their energy and new ideas. The tire dealer has even hired two of its recent college graduate interns.
Triangle Tire USA has created a Spanish version of its website to better communicate with Spanish-speaking commercial and consumer tire audiences.
The 2019 Fleets We Depend On Roadshow made its way to Akron, Ohio -- home of the Bridgestone Americas Technical Center -- on April 25.
On April 5, Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) inaugurated its new headquarters in Seregno, Italy. But there is more to the opening than giving the company a place to hang its hat.
Alliance Tire Group (ATG) is offering two new forestry tires for the CTL (cut to length) market under its Forestar line.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.’s newest Highway Hero will be named on March 28.
Sullivan Tire Co Inc. is continuing its connection to the Boston Red Sox, this time with a partnership with Manager Alex Cora.