WAYNE, N.J. (Jan. 10, 2014) — Hankook Tire America Corp. was honored recently by bus maker Blue Bird Corp. with its 2013 Outstanding Supplier Award in the polymer category.
Hankook said the award recognizes its efforts as an original equipment tire supplier for Blue Bird’s line of school buses. An OE partner with Blue Bird since 2012, Hankook said it provides its AH12 steer-position and Z35A drive-position bus tires as OE fitments.
“Being recognized by Blue Bird as an outstanding supplier highlights our dedication to exceptional product quality and service” said Brian Sheehey, director, commercial tires for Hankook.
“We appreciate this award and what it says about our commitment to not only our original equipment manufacturing partners, but our bus customers as well.”
When is the last time you attended one of the national tire industry trade shows, such as SEMA, ITEC or the North American Tire & Retread Expo?
|I try and take in at least one show a year.||
|I usually attend one every few years.||
|There are so many tire maker and distributor meetings each year, I don’t see a need to attend one of the national shows.||
|I don’t find value in these shows and haven’t been to one in years.||
|I’d like to but I am too busy||