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AKRON (March 17, 2014) — Each week <i>Tire Business</i> tracks the top stories — a virtual “Digital Dozen” — on our website, based on readership data.

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

• NTSB chief, frequent critic of auto makers, to step down;

• William Clay Ford Sr., last surviving grandson of Henry Ford, dies at 88;

• Michelin launches 'Truck Care' network;

• Texas files suit vs. tire recycling firm;

• MechanicAdvisor's aim: Be 'Yelp' of automotive sites;

• Tire debuts aplenty at ConExpo;

• TIA blasts OSHA proposal on tracking workplace injuries;

• Pirelli marks OE milestones at Geneva;

• Tire Pros inks sponsorship deals;

• Former General Tire president Neal dies;

• WW II bomber tire surfaces after 74 watery years; and

• <i>OTHER VOICES</i>: Memories of sunken Eagle Tire stay afloat.

Does your dealership, company or auto service shop have an event, some information or a story you’d like to share? Email that information to tirebusiness@crain.com, along with a daytime phone number at which a Tire Business reporter can contact you. You also can comment on stories on our website or send a letter to the editor by emailing us at tirebusiness@crain.com.

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Previous | Published January 17, 2017

What is the most pressing issue facing your dealership in 2017?

Finding skilled, qualified workers
71% (103 votes)
Competition from online tire sales
16% (23 votes)
Managing marketing and social media efforts
7% (10 votes)
Upgrading our shop’s technology and equipment
5% (7 votes)
Other
2% (3 votes)
Total votes: 146
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