Published on December 3, 2013

Top TB Web stories: Here's what you're reading

AKRON (Dec. 3, 2013) — Each week Tire Business tracks the top stories — a virtual "Digital Dozen" — on our website, based on readership data.

Of all the stories posted online last week at, here are the ones that drew the most interest:

• IBM: Bridgestone suit 'without merit';

OTHER VOICES: Cooper, Apollo deal devolves from idyllic start;

• $1 cars feed Black Friday sales frenzy;

• Industry groups promote winter tires to motorists;

• Ford to let new Pony out of the barn Dec. 5;

• Titan forecasting sales, earnings gains for 2014;

• Pirelli issues 1986,…er, 2014 calender;

• Cooper Ark. plant workers OK revised contract;

• Tire, auto service firms win 'Women's Choice' nods;

• Caution urged with ceramic disc work;

• Mass., N.J. legislatures act on R2R bills; and

• Canada revising tire safety standards.

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