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BKT Designs New Range for Farming Trailers

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:20:00 PST

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) has introduced an extensive flotation range for farming trailers.

CITEXPO Welcomes Algeria's Lone Tire Maker

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 09:34:00 PST

Among the exhibitors at China International Tire Expo (CITEXPO) will be the only tire maker in Algeria. Iris Tyre operates a $250 miillion fully automated tire plant that's producing 1 million passenger tires in its first year of operation.

Michelin North America Inc. has created its first increased flexion (IF) cyclical field operation (CFO) flotation tire. The Michelin FloatXBib is designed for self-propelled spreaders in high-load capacity agricultural applications.

Coker Group Changes Its Name and Looks to Expand

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:58:00 PST

Coker Group, the holding company which includes Coker Tire Co. Inc., is rebranding, and hoping its new name — Legendary Companies — helps it leap into the performance vehicle and late-model aftermarket sectors.

Tire retailers who buy from National Tire Wholesale (NTW) will have access to an exclusive tire brand — National Tire. The brand is launching with three tires and 110+ sizes.

Continental Tire the Americas LLC is renaming some of its commercial tires in a way that the company says is designed to help tire dealers and fleets pinpoint a tire's application and usage at a glance.  

Goodyear Board Agrees to Quarterly Dividend

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 05:23:00 PST

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. will pay a quarterly dividend of 16 cents per share of common stock on Sept. 3, 2019, to shareholders of record on Aug. 1, 2019.

Mason Hess will take the first step on his way to the Tire Industry Association (TIA) presidency when he takes over as board secretary on Nov. 4, 2019.

Tire Factory Inc. has added more than 88,000 square feet to its Salt Lake City, Utah, distribution center. The cooperative says it's a sign of the group's growth since joining the Point S network four years ago.

A familiar tire industry name is joining the Tire Industry Association (TIA). Dave Zielasko has joined the association as vice president of marketing and communications.

Love’s Travel Stops and Country Stores will invest $8.8 million to establish a tire retread and distribution facility in Milan, Tenn.

Max Finkelstein Celebrates 100 Years

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:15:00 PST

"Max Finkelstein founded his namesake company in 1919 with a dream and a few junk tires." A century later, the tire distributor has kept its family roots and grown into 16 locations, more than 1.5 million square feet of warehouse space and 500+ employees.

Cooper Will Give 2Q Report on July 29

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:22:00 PST

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. will report second quarter financial results on July 29, 2019.

CEMB Buys M&B Engineering

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:58:00 PST

CEMB S.p.A. will begin manufacturing tire changers following its acquisition of M&B Engineering SRL.

Maxxis Will Open 4th U.S. Warehouse

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 05:57:00 PST

Maxxis International-USA plans to open its fourth distribution center in the U.S. — northwest of Indianapolis, Ind.

Andreoli Adds GM-VP Position Due to Growth

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 05:01:00 PST

Andreoli & Associates Inc. has hired Steve Brouillard as general manager and vice president of business development.

Maxam Introduces MS503 in 6 Sizes

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 06:28:00 PST

The new MS503 from Maxam Tire North America Inc. is designed to excel in severe off-the-road tire applications requiring high traction.

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. will upgrade its passenger and light truck tire plant in Fayetteville, N.C., with the help of up to $30 million in grants from the state Job Maintenance and Capital Development Fund.

Tenneco Inc. has added 22 part numbers for light-duty and medium-duty trucks to its Monroe brand of shock absorbers, struts and ride control components.

Hankook Hosts Dealers at Baseball All-Star Game

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:59:00 PST

As part of its 2019 MLB All-Star Week activity, Hankook Tire America Corp. entertained its dealers, who watched the game from the company's loge.