Typically the managers from every VIP Tires & Service store gather for an end-of-the-fiscal-year meeting. That meeting couldn’t happen like normal in 2020, but company leaders and employees dropped plenty of inspiration into a couple of videos for the team.
Prabhash Subasinghe oversees all operations of Global Rubber Industries (Pvt.) Ltd. (GRI), from product development and manufacturing to the Sri Lanka-based company’s sales operations, which span 50 countries.
Alliance Tire Americas Inc. has launched a Farmers First Ag Tire Rebate program, offering rebates of $100 per tire for many of its Agriflex IF and VF tires, and $75 per tire for Agri Star II farm radials 30 inches and larger.
The Tire Industry Association has opened registration for the 66th Annual Off-the-Road Tire Conference, which will take place Feb. 17-20, 2021 at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Resort in Tucson, Ariz.
The impact of COVID-19 on trucking fleets’ operating budgets has created an opening for “value tier” commercial truck tire brands to gain additional market share, according to Kevin Lake, vice president of marketing, Sailun Tire Americas.
Taskmaster Components, a major supplier of tire and wheel assemblies for North American original equipment trailer manufacturers, will be the exclusive distributor of Diamondback specialty trailer (ST) tires. The Diamondback brand is manufactured by Triangle Tire USA.
Michelin North America Inc. has created a digital, cloud-based platform ─ Maestro ─ to connect its service providers, fleets and the tiremaker. Michelin says the goal is to strengthen and make the working relationship between the three entities more effective.
Brooks Swentzel, president of S&S Tire Service, which is ranked number 54 on this year's MTD 100, says his company is focused on getting its new distribution center in Tulsa, Okla., up and running. But that's just one task on the dealership's "to-do" list for the rest of 2020.
Vulcan-Vulcap Industries Inc. and B&J Rocket Sales AG have created a joint venture which will result in B&J Rocket representing and carrying the full Vulcan-Vulcap tire repair product line across its global distribution platform.