HILTON HEAD, S.C. — Alexis Garcin, chairman and president of Michelin North America Inc. since June 2019, will keynote this year's Clemson University Global Tire Industry Conference, scheduled for April 18-20 in Hilton Head.
AKRON — Tier 1 tire manufacturers Group Michelin, Goodyear and Continental A.G. say they have resumed operations in China, albeit in a limited capacity, in the wake of the outbreak and spread of the Wuhan coronavirus.
AKRON — Eric Higgs, president of truck, bus and retread tires in the U.S. and Canada for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, will deliver the keynote address at this year's International Tire Exhibition & Conference.
AKRON — Goodyear's "Wingfoot" — the company's corporate symbol for the past 120 years — is taking on a new role as the central "character" in a new advertising/promotional campaign that debuts this weekend.
NEW YORK — Pirelli Tire North America Inc. has updated its range of North American-specific all-season tires with the launch of the Cinturato P7 All Season Plus II, the successor to the original All Season Plus model launched in 2012.
AKRON — Goodyear reported double-digit drops in operating income and net losses for the quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2019, due to higher operating costs, one-time restructuring charges and tax "adjustments