Don was named editor of Tire Business in January, 2017. He started with sister publication, Rubber & Plastics News in March, 2013, as a copy editor, and later that year was promoted to managing editor. Don has been a journalist for more than 35 years, including 27˝ years with The (Canton) Repository, where he served as sports editor, managing editor and executive editor. Originally from Ashtabula, Ohio, Don earned a bachelor’s degree from Walsh University in North Canton. Contact Don at [email protected]
CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico — Sure, there was the requisite new products — four to be exact — as well as reviews of the latest dealer program and marketing initiatives, but leaders of Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. had one overwhelming message during the recent dealer meeting: Consistency.
FORT WORTH, Texas — In a state where everything seems bigger, the Firestone brand hit the ginormous stage this week as Bridgestone Americas Inc. rolled out three products that promise to redefine the brand known for its dependability and durability.
ORLANDO, Fla. — American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) Tire Pros marketing group unveiled several initiatives during its recent National Business Conference that are designed to help dealers increase store traffic, improve efficiency and maximize profitability.
REDONDO BEACH, Calif. — Taiwan tire maker Federal Corp. took a fantasy concept — crossing a mud-terrain tire with a directional, ultra-high-performance tire specifically for street use — to create a light-truck product that has become a reality: the Xplora MTS.