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Distribution Stox Signs Michelin

Distribution Stox Inc. has signed an agreement with Michelin North America Inc. to distribute the tiremaker's products in the Atlantic provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island.


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TBC

TBC Celebrates 65th Anniversary

TBC Corp. is celebrating its 65th year in business. “This is an incredible milestone for our company," says TBC President and CEO Erik Olsen. "We’ve achieved great success through the hard work, innovative spirit, passion and dedication of our 9,000-plus team members."


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7 Things to Know About the Goodyear-Cooper Deal

In an effort to assure its 10,000 global employees, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. answered some frequently asked questions as its potential acquisition by Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. looms in the future. The FAQ, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, provides insights and answers for both companies’ tire dealers, too.


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Point S map

Point S: 'Growing in the Year of the Pandemic'

Point S tire dealers in the U.S. had their best year ever in 2020. They sold 19% more tire units than the previous year and increased their overall sales by 20%. The cooperative added a record number of stores, expanded into five new states and bought its second wholesale operation in two years.


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TireHub West Palm Beach

TireHub Opens in West Palm Beach

TireHub LLC has opened a new distribution center in West Palm Beach, Fla. It's a new market for the wholesaler, which previously served the region from its Fort Lauderdale and Miami locations.


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TIA's Belated Centennial Gala Set for Nov. 1

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) will kick off the week of the 2021 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show and Global Tire Expo with a TopGolf government affairs benefit, tire industry honors and annual meeting luncheon, plus the belated celebration of TIA's centennial.


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Former TBC Chairman and CEO Larry Day Dies

Former TBC Corp. President, CEO and Chairman Larry Day has died. Day, who joined TBC in 1998 and retired from the company in 2014, "led TBC to much success and growth during his tenure," says Erik Olsen, TBC's current president and CEO.


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