Tire Business - RSS News Feed http://www.tirebusiness.com/section/news http://www.tirebusiness.com en-us Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:26:51 EST 10 Titan, USW reach tentative labor agreement http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329954/titan-usw-reach-tentative-labor-agreement 20170327/NEWS/170329954 FREEPORT, Ill. — Titan has reached a tentative labor contract with three USW locals. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:25:00 EST Jensen Tire to break ground on HQ complex http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329958/jensen-tire-to-break-ground-on-hq-complex 20170327/NEWS/170329958 OMAHA, Neb. — Jensen Tire & Auto Inc. will be moving its corporate staff to new quarters later this year in Papillion, Neb., a community of about 18,000 just south of Omaha. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:18:46 EST ZC Rubber eyes Arisun-brand growth http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329959/zc-rubber-eyes-arisun-brand-growth 20170327/NEWS/170329959 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — ZC Rubber has room to grow its Arisun truck tire line now that the U.S. had decided not to impose elevated import duties on Chinese truck and bus tires. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:08:34 EST M. Thompson renews multiple race deals http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329960/m-thompson-renews-multiple-race-deals 20170327/NEWS/170329960 STOW, Ohio — Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels plans to work with off-road champion racer Brian Deegan for the fifth straight year, and that's just the beginning of its 2017 sponsorship commitments. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:34:40 EST Amerityre posts Q2 net income http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329961/amerityre-posts-q2-net-income 20170327/NEWS/170329961 BOULDER CITY, Nev. — Specialty tire producer Amerityre Corp. credits its cost-cutting and restructuring efforts for its second quarter financial rebound, but the rest of the year will be challenging. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:18:41 EST ASA backs South Carolina vehicle safety bill http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329962/asa-backs-south-carolina-vehicle-safety-bill 20170327/NEWS/170329962 COLUMBIA, S.C.—The Automotive Service Association is drumming up support for a South Carolina bill that would establish a vehicle safety inspection program in the state. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:07:16 EST Gabriel marks anniversary with sweepstakes http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170327/NEWS/170329966/gabriel-marks-anniversary-with-sweepstakes 20170327/NEWS/170329966 FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. — To honor the 50th anniversary of its HiJackers shock brand, Grabriel is collaborating with the producers of the PowerNation TV program, to give away a custom 1967 Chevy El Camino. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:00:00 EST Firestone OTR users can win Indy 500 trip http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170324/NEWS/170329965/firestone-otr-users-can-win-indy-500-trip 20170324/NEWS/170329965 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Firestone is offering a select group of customers a chance to win a trip for two to the 2017 Indy 500, scheduled for May 28. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:57:43 EST WIA adds West Coast event Dec. 10-11 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170324/NEWS/170329964/wia-adds-west-coast-event-dec-10-11 20170324/NEWS/170329964 ORLANDO, Fla. — As Women in Automotive works to expand the role of women in the auto industry, it's also expanding its conference schedule. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:09:11 EST Alliance, Aeolus ride together at MATS http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170324/NEWS/170329967/alliance-aeolus-ride-together-at-mats 20170324/NEWS/170329967 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Alliance Tire Americas Inc. is giving one lucky winner the chance to "Ride Like the Wind" on a 2016 Indian Scout motorcycle. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:49:24 EST Price vs. recommendation? It's a toss-up http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170324/NEWS/170329968/price-vs-recommendation-its-a-toss-up 20170324/NEWS/170329968 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Which factor most influences customers' tire purchases? According to Hankook, it comes down to dealer recommendations and cost. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:17:01 EST Goodyear names 34th Highway Hero http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170324/NEWS/170329969/goodyear-names-34th-highway-hero 20170324/NEWS/170329969 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — When a fellow truck driver needed his help, David Webb sprang into action, putting himself in danger. For his brave and selfless actions, Goodyear has named him the Highway Hero Award winner. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:13:37 EST Rebranding efforts front, center at Dunn Tire dealer meeting http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170324/NEWS/170329972/-rebranding-efforts-front-center-at-dunn-tire-dealer-meeting 20170324/NEWS/170329972 PALM BEACH, Aruba — You know a company is pumped up about its new branding efforts when nearly the entire management team gets tattoos of its new logo on their arms. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:29:38 EST Pirelli adding Formula truck tire brand http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329978/pirelli-adding-formula-truck-tire-brand 20170323/NEWS/170329978 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Pirelli Tire North America is adding to its tire portfolio as it begins to roll out its commercial tire range in the U.S. and Canada. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:00:53 EST OE brand loyalty running at 37% — JD Power http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329974/oe-brand-loyalty-running-at-37-jd-power 20170323/NEWS/170329974 COSTA MESA, Calif. — Vehicle owners' loyalty to their OE tire brands is running at about 37 percent, according to the latest J.D. Power OE Tire Customer Satisfaction Study. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:11:29 EST Superior bids for top European wheel maker http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329973/superior-bids-for-top-european-wheel-maker 20170323/NEWS/170329973 SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — Superior Industries International Inc. has launched a tender offer to buy the No. 3 supplier of OEM aluminum wheels to European car makers. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:35:59 EST Tweel gaining traction with John Deere http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329979/tweel-gaining-traction-with-john-deere 20170323/NEWS/170329979 MOLINE, Ill. — John Deere owners liked Michelin's X Tweel Turf tire so much that the lawnmower maker decided to offer them as standalone products. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:37:21 EST Hay, Prentice among Tire Pros award winners http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329975/hay-prentice-among-tire-pros-award-winners 20170323/NEWS/170329975 NEW ORLEANS — David Hay of Hay Tire Pros in South Carolina and Bill Prentice of Tire World Tire Pros in Colorado were among the big winners at the Tire Pros annual dealer award ceremony. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:43:51 EST Tips to jack up commercial truck, tractor or trailer http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329976/tips-to-jack-up-commercial-truck-tractor-or-trailer 20170323/NEWS/170329976 AKRON — You don't have to be as strong as Atlas to lift a commercial truck, tractor or trailer. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:24:15 EST ATA leaders to huddle with Trump http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170323/NEWS/170329977/ata-leaders-to-huddle-with-trump 20170323/NEWS/170329977 WASHINGTON, D.C. — The leadership of the American Trucking Associations is meeting today with President Trump to discuss the trucking industry and health care. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:09:05 EST One vote altered final ITC antidumping decision http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170322/NEWS/170329986/one-vote-altered-final-itc-antidumping-decision 20170322/NEWS/170329986 WASHINGTON — One vote changed the International Trade Commission's decision on the material impact of Chinese truck and bus tires. This is how that happened. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:12:27 EST Mickey Thompson adds sizes to ET Street lines http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170322/NEWS/170329984/mickey-thompson-adds-sizes-to-et-street-lines 20170322/NEWS/170329984 STOW, Ohio — Race tire technology is at the heart of Mickey Thompson's expanded ET Street tire lines. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:41:13 EST Q&A: West Coast Tires' Eisenberg talks strategy http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170322/NEWS/170329987/-qa-west-coast-tires-eisenberg-talks-strategy 20170322/NEWS/170329987 NEW ORLEANS — Combining new technology with old-fashioned customer service is key to growing your business. Just ask West Coast Tire's Tom Eisenberg. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:47:01 EST ACA offering Leadership 2.0 scholarship http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170322/NEWS/170329982/aca-offering-leadership-2-0-scholarship 20170322/NEWS/170329982 BETHESDA, Md. — The Import Vehicle Community is offering a scholarship to offset costs of attending the ACA's Leadership 2.0 program. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:15:42 EST King Tire adds ContiLifeCycle at 2nd plant http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170322/NEWS/170329983/king-tire-adds-contilifecycle-at-2nd-plant 20170322/NEWS/170329983 BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — King Tire Service was the first in the U.S. to partner with ContiLifeCycle. Now, it's continuing that commitment. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:08:36 EST NR prices could peak by mid-year http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170322/NEWS/170329985/nr-prices-could-peak-by-mid-year 20170322/NEWS/170329985 HANNOVER, Germany — Declines in natural rubber supply are pushing costs higher, at least in the short term. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:34:03 EST DMV umbrella group adds tire safety info recommendation http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170321/NEWS/170329990/dmv-umbrella-group-adds-tire-safety-info-recommendation 20170321/NEWS/170329990 GREENVILLE, S.C. — The American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators has updated its Best Practices recommendations. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:44:38 EST ASA urges opposition to Maine inspection bills http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170321/NEWS/170329988/asa-urges-opposition-to-maine-inspection-bills 20170321/NEWS/170329988 OLYMPIA, Maine — The Automotive Service Association is pushing back against a bill it says would weaken Maine's vehicle inspection safety programs. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:59:12 EST Goodyear, Cooper execs earn STEP awards http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170321/NEWS/170329989/goodyear-cooper-execs-earn-step-awards 20170321/NEWS/170329989 AKRON — The Manufacturing Institute will honor five women who work for Goodyear and Cooper Tire at its upcoming Women in Manufacturing STEP awards ceremony. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:03:37 EST ATD hires interim adviser as CFO http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170321/NEWS/170329991/atd-hires-interim-adviser-as-cfo 20170321/NEWS/170329991 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — American Tire Distributors Inc. has hired Bill Williams as its chief financial officer, succeeding Jason Yaudes. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:08:25 EST Maxxis to sponsor ChumpCar World Series http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170321/NEWS/170329993/maxxis-to-sponsor-chumpcar-world-series 20170321/NEWS/170329993 SUWANEE, Ga. — Cheng Shin Rubber Co. Ltd./Maxxis International will sponsor the stage races of the ChumpCar World Series this season. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:32:27 EST Bridgestone hires Trigui as CTO http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170321/NEWS/170329992/bridgestone-hires-trigui-as-cto 20170321/NEWS/170329992 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Bridgestone Americas has hired automotive supply industry veteran Nizar Trigui as chief technology officer. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:33:39 EST Nexen signs sponsorship deal with Manchester City http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170320/NEWS/170329996/nexen-signs-sponsorship-deal-with-manchester-city 20170320/NEWS/170329996 MANCHESTER, England — When Manchester City takes the field this season, it will do so wearing Nexen Tire Corp. logos on its sleeves. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:42:15 EST Bendix releases updated brake catalog http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170320/NEWS/170329995/bendix-releases-updated-brake-catalog 20170320/NEWS/170329995 LONG GROVE, Ill. — The new Bendix catalog highlights features and benefits of several product lines. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:56:11 EST COLUMN: A Big Easy way to help your business http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170320/NEWS/170329999/column-a-big-easy-way-to-help-your-business 20170320/NEWS/170329999 AKRON — When the tire business gets tough, the tough find ways to grow their tire businesses. And NATRE can help. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:30:37 EST EDITORIAL: A smart way to go for tire dealers http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170320/NEWS/170329997/editorial-a-smart-way-to-go-for-tire-dealers 20170320/NEWS/170329997 AKRON — The solution to growing your business and connecting with customers is right in the palm of your hand. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EST Tire Business hires art director http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170320/NEWS/170329998/-tire-business-hires-art-director 20170320/NEWS/170329998 AKRON — In his new role with Tire Business, Michael McCrady is bringing a new perspective to the publication. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:42:47 EST Sullivan Tire hopes magnet promotion attracts fans http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170320/NEWS/170329994/sullivan-tire-hopes-magnet-promotion-attracts-fans 20170320/NEWS/170329994 BOSTON — Sullivan Tire & Auto Service is warming up for the 2017 baseball season by offering Red Sox game schedule magnets. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:06:02 EST Techs eligible for Bondurant school contest http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319945/techs-eligible-for-bondurant-school-contest 20170317/NEWS/170319945 SAN ANTONIO — Professional auto technicians are eligible to win a trip to the Bob Bondurant School of Performance Driving in Phoenix, courtesy of... Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:40:43 EST Hunter integrates Quick Check with Bolt On http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319940/hunter-integrates-quick-check-with-bolt-on 20170317/NEWS/170319940 ST. LOUIS — Hunter's Quick Check and Quick Tread inspection systems are now integrated with Bolt On's Mobile Manager. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:57:38 EST Digital communication, photos build trust http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319941/digital-communication-photos-build-trust 20170317/NEWS/170319941 LAS VEGAS — When it comes to connecting with customers and expanding your business opportunities, your most powerful tool may be your smart phone. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:43:09 EST Fed raises key interest rate http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319942/fed-raises-key-interest-rate 20170317/NEWS/170319942 WASHINGTON — The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve System has raised a key interest rate. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:27:58 EST Top Merlin franchisees honored http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319943/top-merlin-franchisees-honored 20170317/NEWS/170319943 ST. CHARLES, Ill. — Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops recently recognized franchisees that demostrate excellence in service, customer service and business. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:43:16 EST YRC completes Aichi Tire acquisition http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319944/yrc-completes-aichi-tire-acquisition 20170317/NEWS/170319944 TOKYO — Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. looks to strengthen its position in the industrial tire sector with the acquisition of Aichi Tire. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:42:33 EST OTHER VOICES: Understanding the car of the future http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319946/-other-voices-understanding-the-car-of-the-future 20170317/NEWS/170319946 DETROIT — When it comes to new cars, the consumer expects connectivity. But how connected is too connected? Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:30:04 EST Yokohama OTR tire plant earns Cat award http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170317/NEWS/170319947/yokohama-otr-tire-plant-earns-cat-award 20170317/NEWS/170319947 PEORIA, Ill. — Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. has earned a top Caterpillar Inc. supplier award for OTR tires for the fifth time. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:55:34 EST ACA to sponsor Honduras-Nicaragua trade mission http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170316/NEWS/170319953/aca-to-sponsor-honduras-nicaragua-trade-mission 20170316/NEWS/170319953 BETHESDA, Md. — The Auto Care Association (ACA) is sponsoring a trade mission to Central America, including a visit to Honduras Sept. 26 and to Nicaragua Sept. 28. Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:07:26 EST TIA seeks nominations for board of directors http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170316/NEWS/170319952/tia-seeks-nominations-for-board-of-directors 20170316/NEWS/170319952 BOWIE, Md. — The Tire Industry Association will accept nominations for its 2017-2018 board of directors through May 8. Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:49 EST TRIB disappointed with ITC decision on Chinese truck, bus tires http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170316/NEWS/170319949/trib-disappointed-with-itc-decision-on-chinese-truck-bus-tires 20170316/NEWS/170319949 FALLS CHURCH, Va. — The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau said it is disappointed with the... Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:08:16 EST Embedded software offers new challenges http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170316/NEWS/170319950/embedded-software-offers-new-challenges 20170316/NEWS/170319950 LAS VEGAS — Computer technology is improving the comfort and performance of the newest automobiles, but it also is creating a legal dilemma for the aftermarket. Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:36:28 EST Conti adds to OTR portfolio http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170316/NEWS/170319954/conti-adds-to-otr-portfolio 20170316/NEWS/170319954 LAS VEGAS— Continental A.G.'s Commercial Specialty Tires business has added a line of solid tires to its growing portfolio... Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:24:40 EST Tire industry vet Phillips to join Triangle http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170316/NEWS/170319955/tire-industry-vet-phillips-to-join-triangle 20170316/NEWS/170319955 FRANKLIN, Tenn. — Longtime tire industry sales executive Rick Phillips is joining Triangle Tire USA as vice president of sales... Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:39:42 EST TDAC joins Automotive Social Portal http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319964/tdac-joins-automotive-social-portal 20170315/NEWS/170319964 DRAYTON, Ontario — The Tire Dealers Association of Canada (TDAC) is the latest association to join the Automotive Social Portal. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:03:32 EST ZC Rubber eyes 25% car tire growth http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319963/zc-rubber-eyes-25-car-tire-growth 20170315/NEWS/170319963 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — China's Zhongce Rubber Group Co. Ltd. is targeting growth this year of 25 percent in passenger tire... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:06:24 EST Start-up Fla. dealer joins Conti CLC network http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319956/start-up-fla-dealer-joins-conti-clc-network 20170315/NEWS/170319956 MULBERRY, Fla. — Conlan Tire L.L.C., a start-up commercial dealership in Mulberry, has allied itself with Continental Tire... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:39:00 EST Titan reports Q4, fiscal year losses http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319958/titan-reports-q4-fiscal-year-losses 20170315/NEWS/170319958 QUINCY, Ill. — Titan International Inc. reported operating and net losses for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 31, but... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:10:43 EST AME forges partnership with Just Easy Tools http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319957/ame-forges-partnership-with-just-easy-tools 20170315/NEWS/170319957 BROOKSVILLE, Fla. — Denmark's Just Easy Tools A.p.S. has appointed AME International its master distributor for North... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:11:29 EST Doublestar inks deal for Kumho shares http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319962/doublestar-inks-deal-for-kumho-shares 20170315/NEWS/170319962 SEOUL, South Korea — China's Qingdao Doublestar Co. Ltd. said it has signed an agreement with Kumho Tire creditors... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:30:40 EST TRAC to hold 2017 summit June 19-20 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170315/NEWS/170319959/trac-to-hold-2017-summit-june-19-20 20170315/NEWS/170319959 MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — The Tire and Rubber Association of Canada will hold its 2017 Tire & Rubber Summit June 19-20 in... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:23:36 EST Point S eyes growth eastward http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319965/point-s-eyes-growth-eastward 20170314/NEWS/170319965 PHOENIX — With Job 1 accomplished — converting the majority of 200-plus Tire Factory dealers to the Point S retail store brand — the management... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 17:31:11 EST Tire industry, small business groups back ACHA http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319966/tire-industry-small-business-groups-back-acha 20170314/NEWS/170319966 WASHINGTON — With the release of the Republican replacement package for the Affordable Care Act , tire and small business... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:46:29 EST ASA opposes W.Va. crash parts bill http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319967/asa-opposes-w-va-crash-parts-bill 20170314/NEWS/170319967 CHARLESTON, W. Va. — The Automotive Service Association is urging its West Virginia members to contact their state legislators... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:30:44 EST China slides to No. 2 U.S. tire trading partner http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319970/-china-slides-to-no-2-u-s-tire-trading-partner 20170314/NEWS/170319970 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Canada replaced China last year as the No. 1 trading partner of the U.S. in tires, as the value of China's imports to... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:54:03 EST Nexen website now 'digital-friendly' http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319968/nexen-website-now-digital-friendly 20170314/NEWS/170319968 SEOUL, South Korea — Nexen Tire Corp. has redesigned its website to make it more "digital-friendly" with... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:54:32 EST Pa. congressmen set up Auto Care Caucus http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319971/pa-congressmen-set-up-auto-care-caucus 20170314/NEWS/170319971 WASHINGTON — Two U.S. representatives from Pennsylvania, Republican Scott Perry and Democrat Brendan Boyle, have agreed to... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:00:43 EST Conti promotes 2 in PLT tire R&D http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170314/NEWS/170319974/conti-promotes-2-in-plt-tire-ramp-d 20170314/NEWS/170319974 HANNOVER, Germany — Continental A.G. has promoted Marco Gellings and Denise Ewald to new positions... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 10:41:34 EST Tire Pros preaches unity, togetherness at conference http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319976/tire-pros-preaches-unity-togetherness-at-conference 20170313/NEWS/170319976 NEW ORLEANS — It was easy for those dealers who visited the Big Easy in late February to remember one key number from the 2017 Tire Pros National Conference... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 18:22:06 EST NATRE adds speakers to educational program http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319979/-natre-adds-speakers-to-educational-program 20170313/NEWS/170319979 NEW ORLEANS — The North American Tire & Retread Expo has added three more seminars to the educational program... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:20:56 EST Falken, Yokohama get Jeep OE fitments http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319983/falken-yokohama-get-jeep-oe-fitments 20170313/NEWS/170319983 AKRON — FCA Group has selected tires from Sumitomo Rubber North America and Yokohama Tire Corp. as OE... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:32:29 EST Carlstar launches Black Rock website http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319982/carlstar-launches-black-rock-website 20170313/NEWS/170319982 FRANKLIN, Tenn. — Carlstar Group L.L.C. has launched a website to showcase its Black Rock brand of automotive... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:18:47 EST VAA convention, expo returning to Williamsburg http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319980/vaa-convention-expo-returning-to-williamsburg 20170313/NEWS/170319980 RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Automotive Association will host its annual Convention and Trade Expo April 28-30 at the... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:05:17 EST Conti to extend MLS sponsorship http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319984/conti-to-extend-mls-sponsorship 20170313/NEWS/170319984 FORT MILL, S.C.— Continental Tire the Americas has extended its agreement with Soccer United Marketing... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:13:54 EST Tire Discounters wins ADDY award http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170313/NEWS/170319985/tire-discounters-wins-addy-award 20170313/NEWS/170319985 CINCINNATI — The American Advertising Federation has honored Tire Discounters Inc. with a 2017 ADDY... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:13:13 EST Myers earnings fall on lower sales http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170310/NEWS/170319993/myers-earnings-fall-on-lower-sales 20170310/NEWS/170319993 AKRON — Myers Industries Inc. suffered double-digit drops in operating and net income for the year ended Dec. 31, as lower sales... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:55:46 EST Industry reacting cautiously to Trump's actions so far http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170310/NEWS/170319990/industry-reacting-cautiously-to-trumps-actions-so-far 20170310/NEWS/170319990 WASHINGTON — The tire and rubber industry for the most part is taking a wait-and-see approach toward the Trump administration's first... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:13:24 EST February employment up; rate unchanged http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170310/NEWS/170319998/february-employment-up-rate-unchanged 20170310/NEWS/170319998 WASHINGTON — Nonfarm payroll employment rose by 235,000 jobs in February, according to the latest figures from the... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:55:42 EST NR production falls in early 2017 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170310/NEWS/170319996/nr-production-falls-in-early-2017 20170310/NEWS/170319996 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Production of natural rubber by members of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries fell... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:15:11 EST ASE education alliance to meet July 23-26 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170310/NEWS/170319989/ase-education-alliance-to-meet-july-23-26 20170310/NEWS/170319989 LEESBURG, Va. — The ASE Industry Education Alliance will hold its annual instructor training conference July 23-26 in Concord... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:45:14 EST ITDG members overcome 'challenging' 2016 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170310/NEWS/170319992/itdg-members-overcome-challenging-2016 20170310/NEWS/170319992 TEQUESTA, Fla. — Independent Tire Dealers Group L.L.C. registered another record year in 2016, with total purchases by members... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:02:25 EST Ontario Tire Stewardship to end operations by 2018 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170309/NEWS/170309945/ontario-tire-stewardship-to-end-operations-by-2018 20170309/NEWS/170309945 TORONTO — Glen Murray, Ontario minister of the environment and climate change, has asked Ontario Tire Stewardship... Thu, 9 Mar 2017 11:21:52 EST U.S. industry growth pegged at 0.4% — RMA http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170309/NEWS/170309946/u-s-industry-growth-pegged-at-0-4-rma 20170309/NEWS/170309946 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Demand for tires this year in the U.S. will plateau at the 2016 levels, according to the latest RMA industry forecast... Thu, 9 Mar 2017 09:07:10 EST Bridgestone 'Vortech' tracks debuting http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170309/NEWS/170309944/bridgestone-vortech-tracks-debuting 20170309/NEWS/170309944 LAS VEGAS — Bridgestone Corp. is debuting its Vortech line of rubber tracks for compact tracked loaders... Thu, 9 Mar 2017 13:02:52 EST Mesnac, Rockwell extending partnership http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170309/NEWS/170309942/mesnac-rockwell-extending-partnership 20170309/NEWS/170309942 BEIJING — Chinese machinery supplier Mesnac Co. Ltd. has extended an agreement with Rockwell Automation Inc. to conduct... Thu, 9 Mar 2017 14:26:10 EST New Milestar tire targets muscle car owners http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170309/NEWS/170309943/new-milestar-tire-targets-muscle-car-owners 20170309/NEWS/170309943 GARDENA, Calif. — Private brand marketer Tireco Inc. is adding a "value-priced" all-season performance tire... Thu, 9 Mar 2017 13:24:58 EST NAFTA talks likely won't start until later this year http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170308/NEWS/170309948/nafta-talks-likely-wont-start-until-later-this-year 20170308/NEWS/170309948 WASHINGTON — Canadian politicians who want North American Free Trade Agreement talks to start sooner rather than later... Wed, 8 Mar 2017 17:08:02 EST Michelin relaunching Defender line http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170308/NEWS/170309947/michelin-relaunching-defender-line 20170308/NEWS/170309947 GREENVILLE, S.C. — Michelin North America Inc. is relaunching its Defender line of passenger tires with an H speed rating... Wed, 8 Mar 2017 17:44:37 EST Titan feels OTR duties are insufficient http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170308/NEWS/170309954/titan-feels-otr-duties-are-insufficient 20170308/NEWS/170309954 QUINCY, Ill. — Titan International Inc. is pleased that the U.S. government has imposed duties on imports of certain OTR tires from... Wed, 8 Mar 2017 10:17:19 EST Bridgestone EMEA adds executive roles http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170308/NEWS/170309949/bridgestone-emea-adds-executive-roles 20170308/NEWS/170309949 BRUSSELS — Bridgestone Europe has added two executive roles in a bid to "drive profitable growth" in the Europe, Middle East... Wed, 8 Mar 2017 16:21:16 EST Yokohama extending 'BluEarth' range http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170308/NEWS/170309950/yokohama-extending-bluearth-range 20170308/NEWS/170309950 GENEVA— Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. is expanding the scope and range of its "BluEarth" fuel-efficient tire line and bringing... Wed, 8 Mar 2017 15:27:59 EST Carlstar opens larger Calif. warehouse http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170308/NEWS/170309952/carlstar-opens-larger-calif-warehouse 20170308/NEWS/170309952 FONTANA, Calif. — Carlstar Group L.L.C. has moved its West Coast distribution activities to a larger warehouse in Fontana, enabling... Wed, 8 Mar 2017 10:26:38 EST Pirelli debuts cloud-based tire-monitoring system http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309957/pirelli-debuts-cloud-based-tire-monitoring-system 20170307/NEWS/170309957 GENEVA, Switzerland — Pirelli Tyre S.p.A. has developed a digital platform that integrates tire operating data available through its cyber technology... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 15:06:56 EST TBC opens stores in Fla., Pa., S.C. http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309956/tbc-opens-stores-in-fla-pa-s-c 20170307/NEWS/170309956 PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — TBC Corp. has opened NTB Tire & Service Center locations in Pennsylvania and South... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 15:55:23 EST Goodyear concepts rely on AI and V2X http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309955/goodyear-concepts-rely-on-ai-and-v2x 20170307/NEWS/170309955 GENEVA, Switzerland — Goodyear's presence at this year's Geneva International Motor Show reflects the company's vision of the future, where... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 17:53:17 EST Bally's, Paris to host 2017 TIA GTE events http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309958/ballys-paris-to-host-2017-tia-gte-events 20170307/NEWS/170309958 LAS VEGAS — The Tire Industry Association will use both Bally's Las Vegas and Paris Las Vegas as host hotels for the 2017 Global... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 12:00:00 EST TIA to offer CTS, OSHA compliance training http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309959/tia-to-offer-cts-osha-compliance-training 20170307/NEWS/170309959 BOWIE, Md. — The Tire Industry Association will offer a 300-Level Certified Commercial Tire Service Tech course designed... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 12:15:34 EST Hembery adds Latin America duties http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309960/hembery-adds-latin-america-duties 20170307/NEWS/170309960 MILAN, Italy — Pirelli & C. S.p.A. has promoted Paul Hembery to be executive president of its Latin American region consumer... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 11:37:02 EST Pompei named head of Trelleborg Wheel http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170307/NEWS/170309963/pompei-named-head-of-trelleborg-wheel 20170307/NEWS/170309963 TRELLEBORG, Sweden — Trelleborg A.B. has promoted Paolo Pompei, head of the firm's agricultural tire... Tue, 7 Mar 2017 09:11:01 EST LWG promotes 4; buys Colo. store http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309966/lwg-promotes-4-buys-colo-store 20170306/NEWS/170309966 AURORA, Colo. — Leeds West Groups, a Colorado-based franchise operator of Big O Tires and Midas Auto Care locations... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 15:34:28 EST AIA Canada launches labor study http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309964/aia-canada-launches-labor-study 20170306/NEWS/170309964 TORONTO — The Automotive Industries Association of Canada has launched a labor market intelligence project that it... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 16:56:47 EST Conn. resort to host NETSA meeting http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309965/conn-resort-to-host-netsa-meeting 20170306/NEWS/170309965 YARMOUTH, Maine — The New England Tire & Service Association will host its annual trade show and... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 15:56:26 EST Camso to raise prices April 1 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309967/camso-to-raise-prices-april-1 20170306/NEWS/170309967 MAGOG, Quιbec — Industrial tire and track producer Camso Ltd. plans to raise prices on its range of... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 13:23:59 EST ACA makes staff moves in restructuring http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309968/aca-makes-staff-moves-in-restructuring 20170306/NEWS/170309968 BETHESDA, Md. —The Auto Care Association is making several key staff changes as part of an overall restructuring... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 13:21:41 EST OTHER VOICES: America's climate for innovation http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309969/other-voices-americas-climate-for-innovation 20170306/NEWS/170309969 MILAN, Italy — When Forbes magazine crowned Tesla Motors as the world's most innovative company... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 11:38:34 EST Michelin 2016 income up, sales down http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309970/michelin-2016-income-up-sales-down 20170306/NEWS/170309970 CLERMONT-FERRAND, France — Higher volumes and a rebound in demand in China and Europe helped Michelin... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 11:19:33 EST Commerce adjusts Indian OTR tire duties http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170306/NEWS/170309971/commerce-adjusts-indian-otr-tire-duties 20170306/NEWS/170309971 WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Commerce has made small downward adjustments on its countervailing duty... Mon, 6 Mar 2017 09:51:03 EST BFG Canada preps Winter T/A for 2017-18 season http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170303/NEWS/170309974/bfg-canada-preps-winter-t-a-for-2017-18-season 20170303/NEWS/170309974 OTTAWA, Ontario — Michelin North America Inc.'s BFGoodrich brand is preparing to roll out in Canada... Fri, 3 Mar 2017 14:03:55 EST Monroe introduces new promotion http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170303/NEWS/170309972/monroe-introduces-new-promotion 20170303/NEWS/170309972 MONROE, Mich. — Tenneco Inc.'s Monroe shocks and struts brand is rolling out a new promotion that offers VISA prepaid... Fri, 3 Mar 2017 16:49:45 EST Conti's rubber business shows growth in 2016 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170303/NEWS/170309973/contis-rubber-business-shows-growth-in-2016 20170303/NEWS/170309973 HANOVER, Germany — Continental A.G.'s Rubber Group posted a 2 percent rise in sales at... Fri, 3 Mar 2017 16:44:45 EST Cooper relocates office in Mexico http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170303/NEWS/170309976/cooper-relocates-office-in-mexico 20170303/NEWS/170309976 GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Cooper Tire de Mexico has relocated its Mexican offices to Guadalayraa from El Salto. Fri, 3 Mar 2017 14:30:00 EST Enviro Tread joins ContiLifeCycle network http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170303/NEWS/170309978/enviro-tread-joins-contilifecycle-network 20170303/NEWS/170309978 CALGARY, Alberta — Retreader Enviro Tread Inc. is the newest member of the ContiLifeCycle commercial tire/retread... Fri, 3 Mar 2017 10:47:24 EST Michelin adds industrial, Tweel tires http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170303/NEWS/170309977/michelin-adds-industrial-tweel-tires 20170303/NEWS/170309977 GREENVILLE, S.C. — Michelin North America has launched a bias-ply industrial tire for wheeled excavators... Fri, 3 Mar 2017 11:13:12 EST Michelin adding RFID to all truck tires http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170302/NEWS/170309984/michelin-adding-rfid-to-all-truck-tires 20170302/NEWS/170309984 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Michelin North America Inc. has begun building radio frequency identification (RFID) tags into its commercial... Thu, 2 Mar 2017 16:39:55 EST Saskatchewan dealership named top OK Tire store http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170302/NEWS/170309988/saskatchewan-dealership-named-top-ok-tire-store 20170302/NEWS/170309988 CANCUN, Mexico — OK Tire Stores Inc. has named OK Tire Prince Albert in Saskatchewan as "National Store of the Year"... Thu, 2 Mar 2017 12:10:45 EST China's Yinbao adding car tire capacity http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170302/NEWS/170309985/chinas-yinbao-adding-car-tire-capacity 20170302/NEWS/170309985 CHUZHOU, China — Shandong Yinbao Tyre Group subsidiary Delun Rubber has broken ground on an expansion... Thu, 2 Mar 2017 14:15:00 EST CCC promotes National Car Care Month http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170302/NEWS/170309989/ccc-promotes-national-car-care-month 20170302/NEWS/170309989 BETHESDA, Md. — The Car Care Council is encouraging tire dealerships and auto service shops to sponsor activities related... Thu, 2 Mar 2017 12:08:41 EST Cabot expanding composites line for OTR tires http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170302/NEWS/170309986/cabot-expanding-composites-line-for-otr-tires 20170302/NEWS/170309986 BOSTON — Carbon black supplier Cabot Corp. is expanding processing capabilities for elastomer composites at... Thu, 2 Mar 2017 13:45:00 EST Goodyear offering senior notes http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170302/NEWS/170309987/goodyear-offering-senior-notes 20170302/NEWS/170309987 AKRON— Goodyear has priced its offering of $700 million aggregate principal amount of 10-year senior notes ... Thu, 2 Mar 2017 12:13:08 EST CR top picks: Conti, Michelin, Pirelli http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309997/cr-top-picks-conti-michelin-pirelli 20170301/NEWS/170309997 WASHINGTON — Continental-, Michelin- and Pirelli-brand tires rated highest in Consumer Reports' annual tire rankings,... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 08:19:34 EST TIA seeks Hall of Fame nominations http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309994/tia-seeks-hall-of-fame-nominations 20170301/NEWS/170309994 BOWIE, Md. — The Tire Industry Association is accepting nominations for the 2017 Tire Industry Hall of Fame, through... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 14:59:39 EST Conti, Trelleborg raising tire prices http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309992/conti-trelleborg-raising-tire-prices 20170301/NEWS/170309992 AKRON — Continental Tire the Americas and Trelleborg Wheel Systems Americas Inc. are raising tire prices in the U.S. and North... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 16:11:40 EST Synthetic oil: You get what you pay for http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309991/synthetic-oil-you-get-what-you-pay-for 20170301/NEWS/170309991 AKRON — When it comes to engine oils, the old adage — "You get what you pay for" — rings true, according to a panel of industry experts who discussed... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 17:16:01 EST EDITORIAL: ITC decision has winners and losers http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309993/editorial-itc-decision-has-winners-and-losers 20170301/NEWS/170309993 AKRON — As with any decision regarding imported tires and tariffs and duties, there are winners and losers. Wed, 1 Mar 2017 15:12:59 EST Hunter offers 'Driving Green' tips http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309998/hunter-offers-driving-green-tips 20170301/NEWS/170309998 ST. LOUIS — Hunter Engineering Co. has compiled and published a brochure, called “Driving Green,” that offers consumers... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:58:11 EST California bill would double used tire fee http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170229949/california-bill-would-double-used-tire-fee 20170301/NEWS/170229949 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A bill before the California Assembly would add $1.50 to the state's current $1.75-per-tire used tire fee... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EST Arkansas crash parts bill defeated http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170229950/arkansas-crash-parts-bill-defeated 20170301/NEWS/170229950 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A committee in the Arkansas House of Representatives has voted down a bill that would have repealed a rule... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EST Bio-liquid rubber improves winter tire grip http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170301/NEWS/170309999/bio-liquid-rubber-improves-winter-tire-grip 20170301/NEWS/170309999 TOKYO — Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. has launched a studless winter tire in Japan using a liquid rubber developed by Japanese... Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:08:40 EST Consumers should change shocks as part of maintenance plan http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170228/NEWS/170229946/consumers-should-change-shocks-as-part-of-maintenance-plan 20170228/NEWS/170229946 DETROIT — Proper maintenance is key to keeping a vehicle safe and running as long as possible. Most drivers know the... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:57:50 EST Meritor to retrofit trailer tire-inflation system http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170228/NEWS/170229951/meritor-to-retrofit-trailer-tire-inflation-system 20170228/NEWS/170229951 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Heavy-duty trailer supplier Meritor Inc. will begin retrofitting trailers with its Meritor Tire Inflation System in... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:16:05 EST Ohio foundation backs Gault Leadership Fund http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170228/NEWS/170229948/ohio-foundation-backs-gault-leadership-fund 20170228/NEWS/170229948 HUDSON, Ohio — The Burton D. Morgan Foundation has granted the Wayne County Community Foundation $500,000... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:50:29 EST Linglong planning China, Thai investments http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170228/NEWS/170229952/linglong-planning-china-thai-investments 20170228/NEWS/170229952 YANTAI, China — Shandong Linglong Tire Co. Ltd. is planning to set up a tire research subsidiary in China and has approved a $120 milliion... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:13:49 EST Aging vehicle parc means increased aftermarket business http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170228/NEWS/170229955/aging-vehicle-parc-means-increased-aftermarket-business 20170228/NEWS/170229955 AKRON — Automotive service shops have many reasons to be optimistic in 2017, according to executives from several component suppliers, as a greater population... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:15:25 EST Hankook opens winter test site in Finland http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170228/NEWS/170229956/hankook-opens-winter-test-site-in-finland 20170228/NEWS/170229956 IVALO, Finland — Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. has opened a winter tire test facility near Ivalo, which it considers an integral part... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:05:13 EST Tapping small accounts can bring big business — ATA's Besancon http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229962/tapping-small-accounts-can-bring-big-business-atas-besancon 20170227/NEWS/170229962 KAHUKU, Hawaii — Much like “less is more” is an architectural concept, “smaller can be bigger” is a business concept Alliance Tire Americas' Bruce Besancon hopes tire dealers... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:39:15 EST Monro hires Denlein as merchandising VP http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229958/monro-hires-denlein-as-merchandising-vp 20170227/NEWS/170229958 ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Monro Muffler Brake Inc. has hired Shawn Denlein to be its senior vice president of tire merchandising. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:27:49 EST Titan to raise farm tire prices April 1 http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229961/titan-to-raise-farm-tire-prices-april-1 20170227/NEWS/170229961 QUINCY, Ill. — Titan International Inc. plans to raise prices in North America on all Titan- and Goodyear-brand farm tires by to 8 percent... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:06:59 EST TBC adds Sumitomo steer, drive radials http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229964/tbc-adds-sumitomo-steer-drive-radials 20170227/NEWS/170229964 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — TBC Corp. is launching a pair of SmartWay-verified Sumitomo-brand truck radials at the 2017 TMC annual meeting... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:51:01 EST Recycling standards partnership formed http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229963/recycling-standards-partnership-formed 20170227/NEWS/170229963 WASHINGTON — The Recycling Industry Operating Standard and the Canadian Association of Recycling... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:03:08 EST Omnicraft parts to boost Quick Lane business http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229965/omnicraft-parts-to-boost-quick-lane-business 20170227/NEWS/170229965 DETROIT — Ford Motor Co. expects its new Omnicraft brand of aftermarket parts for non-Ford and non-Lincoln vehicles to boost... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:29:38 EST Dana launches fleet tire management system http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229966/dana-launches-fleet-tire-management-system 20170227/NEWS/170229966 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Dana Inc. has developed a cloud-based tire life-cycle management platform it's calling "Rhombus TireAnalytics"... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:16:30 EST Being 'One with the Tire Pros' in Big Easy http://www.tirebusiness.com/article/20170227/NEWS/170229967/being-one-with-the-tire-pros-in-big-easy 20170227/NEWS/170229967 NEW ORLEANS — Tire Pros dealers from across the U.S. descended on the Big Easy... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:24:59 EST