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AKRON (April 30, 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, here are the ones that drew the most interest:

• Bridgestone sues TreadWright over tread pattern;

• Commerce rules on Shandong Linglong’s tariff rates;

Titan Q1 earnings plunge; outlook changing;

Pekle leaving TCi for Michelin HQ role;

• Colo. House committee passes scrap tire bill;

• Goodyear names 10 finalists for new blimp name;

Apollo’s Mohamed: Change is essential to sustain industry;

• Goodyear launches NASCAR sweepstakes;

• Study: Independent shops pose threat to car dealerships;

• BLOG: Study notes best places to set up a biz;

• Selling peace of mind: Marketing warranties takes commitment, perseverance; and

• Discount Tire, Michelin earn ‘EquiTrend’ honors.


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Do you give any credence to news reports trying to link cancer in youth soccer players to crumb rubber used in artificial turf?

Yes. Where there’s smoke there’s fire.
(18 votes)
No. There’s no proof to make the claim.
(70 votes)
I’m undecided and think there needs to be an independent study.
(48 votes)
Total votes: 136