Nearly one year after its creation, TireHub LLC is expanding into a new market: Ft. Myers, Fla.
TireHub LLC has revealed the names of six leaders from Bridgestone Americas Inc. and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. who are working with industry newcomer Peter Gibbons at the newest U.S. tire distribution company. There’s also another former Starbucks leader on board.
Three months after Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone Americas Inc. announced it was forming a joint venture wholesaling operation, TireHub LLC is distributing consumer tires to dealers and retailers across the country.
TireHub LLC is an authorized distributor for Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. In that capacity, it will sell all Toyo products, including truck tires.
There are lots of lingering questions of what happens next after the creation of TireHub LLC by Bridgestone Americas Inc. and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. A conversation with Bridgestone’s TJ Higgins provided a few more answers.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone Americas Inc. are joining forces. The two tire manufacturers have formed TireHub LLC, one of the largest tire distribution joint ventures in the United States.