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New Toyo CEO Sees Big Opportunities

'Our Biggest Challenge is Getting More Supply to Market'

Michael Graber, the new president and CEO of Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp., says there is high demand for the company's products. “Our distributors and dealers are asking for more supply and are very optimistic about 2022." Graber discusses how Toyo plans to meet heightened levels of demand  - plus other opportunities the company is pursuing  - in this MTD interview.


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Kenda Chairman Discusses Demand, Shipping and Tariffs

Yang Expects Double-Digit Growth in 2022

Jimmy Yang, chairman of Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd., recently sat down with MTD to discuss Kenda's growth, how the company is working around the ongoing shipping crisis, steps it has taken to mitigate the impact of tariffs and his thoughts on tire demand as 2022 continues.


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TIA Seeks Nominations for Board Positions

The Tire Industry Association is seeking nominations for four board of director positions that will become open in November 2022.  Newly elected board members will serve three-year terms and may be re-elected to serve two additional three-year terms.


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3 Questions with Joe Flynn of Flynn's Tire & Auto Service

Dealership Develops Labor Shortage Work-Arounds

With more than 30 locations, Flynn’s Tire & Auto Service is one of the largest and fastest-growing independent tire dealerships in the western Pennsylvania/eastern Ohio area. Joe Flynn III, the company's president, discusses the challenges that come with growth in this MTD exclusive.


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