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  • ASTM International rebrands

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 24, 2014

    SEOUL, South Korea — The American Society for Testing and Materials International (ASTM) has announced a new brand identity, including a new purpose statement...

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  • Blog: Tire knowledge is king

    By: Dave Zielasko, Tire Business staff Oct 22, 2014

    AKRON — By now you've probably noticed that Consumer Reports magazine included three Chinese-brand tires in its latest test review of 20 SUV and light truck tires. This was the first time the magazine has included Chinese tires in its performance rankings. I think this decision by CR is...

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  • Love's expanding CNG network

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 22, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY—Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores L.L.C. is expanding the availability of compressed natural gas (CNG) for truckers and motorists visiting its locations.

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  • Bridgestone, Pirelli earn BMW honors

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 22, 2014

    AMSTERDAM — BMW A.G. has bestowed Supplier Innovation Awards on Bridgestone Corp. and Pirelli Tyre S.p.A. for…

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  • Goodyear's global headquarters earns LEED Gold rating

    By: Tire Business staff Oct 21, 2014

    AKRON — Goodyear's new 639,000-sq.-ft. global headquarters recently earned a Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Gold rating from the U.S. Green Building Council. The LEED green building program ensures buildings conserve energy, water and other resources and are safer and...

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  • Hercules rolls out Avalanche R G2 studless winter tire

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 21, 2014

    FINDLAY, Ohio — Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. has unveiled its studless Avalanche R GS, the newest addition to...

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  • Alliance Tire CEO nets Forbes India award

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 21, 2014

    WAKEFIELD, Mass. — Yogesh Mahansaria, founder and CEO of Alliance Tire Group (ATG), was selected as “NextGen Entrepreneur of the Year” during...

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  • Jack Williams Tire to host job fair

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 21, 2014

    BARTONSVILLE, Pa. (Oct. 21, 2014) — Jack Williams Tire Co. is hosting a job fair Oct. 20 at the Howard Johnson Hotel in Bartonsville in order to fill positions at multiple locations.

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  • Jack Williams launches pilot automotive training program

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 21, 2014

    AVOCA, Pa. — Jack Williams Tire Co. has partnered with the Luzern County Community College (LCCC) in...

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  • Conti360 Fleet Services website launched

    By: Tire Business Staff Report Oct 21, 2014

    FORT MILL, S.C. — Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. recently launched its Conti360 Fleet Services website, www.conti360fleet.com…

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