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News, Product News

Incentives, Adventure, Awareness Highlight Falken Dealer Meeting

Strong growth in the CUV segment and a focus on adventure are highlights of the August dealer meeting for Sumitomo Rubber North America’s Falken brand in Banff, Alberta, Canada this week. Richard Brennan, executive director of marketing for the Falken brand, provided a state of the industry overview for the […]

August 12, 2016 ×

Automotive, Executive News, Industry Statistics, News

Toyo Unit Sales Up in North America

Toyo Unit Sales Up in North America

Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. posted a 4.1% decrease year over year for the first half of 2016. The company reported  $1.8 billion for the first half, a decease $786 million. Toyo’s tire business also posted a net sales for the first half. The tire business reported $1.4 billion in […]

August 12, 2016 ×

News, Tire Stewardship

OTS Student Design Challenge Winners

OTS Student Design Challenge Winners

From June 3rd to 5th, students from across Ontario converged in Toronto to compete in the 3rd OTS Student Design Challenge. The competition challenged landscape design students to revitalize the urban landscape at local creative hub, Artscape Youngplace, using products made from Ontario recycled tires, while industrial design students competed to create […]

August 11, 2016 ×

Automotive, News

Canadian auto industry faces biggest existential threat since 2009 crisis as labour talks begin

TORONTO — The Canadian auto industry is facing its biggest existential threat since the 2009 crisis, with the future of at least three plants at risk as autoworkers gear up to begin labour negotiations this week. Unifor, which represents more than 6,000 Canadian autoworkers, will open talks with General Motors […]

August 9, 2016 ×

Industry Statistics, News, Raw Materials

Tire Raw Materials Market – Global Industry Expert Opinions Analysis

In terms of demand Asia-Pacific was the largest market for tire raw materials followed by North America and Europe. Asian countries such as China, India dominated the demand for tire raw materials in Asia Pacific on account of growing automotive industry in this region. In North America, U.S was the […]

August 9, 2016 ×

Automotive, News

Bizerba Expands Its Activities in North America

The market-leading provider of weighing, slicing and labeling technology acquires 51 percent of the Canadian label manufacturer Tekno Label. Bizerba thereby expands its service portfolio with technical expertise in the linerless technology with a particular focus on the food, retail and tire sector. The new company will operate under Bizerba […]

August 8, 2016 ×

Automotive, Industry Statistics, News

Bridgestone Receives FCA Award

Bridgestone Receives FCA Award

Company honoured for continuous improvement and exceptional collaboration. Bridgestone, and its global family of companies, received a Qualitas Foundational Principles Award from FCA US. The award recognizes suppliers that display an extraordinary commitment to the Company’s Foundational Principles of integrity, proactive collaboration and continuous improvement. Read the source article at […]

August 8, 2016 ×

News

Buying a car? These are the fees you can (and can’t) avoid

Buying a car? These are the fees you can (and can’t) avoid

The excitement of buying a brand-new car or truck is often blunted by the barrage of fees a buyer faces when closing the deal. Four hundred for this, $40 for that; sometimes it seems dealers make more on frustrating fees than they do on the sale of the vehicle. Read […]

June 15, 2016 ×

News

Buying a car? These are the fees you can (and can’t) avoid

Buying a car? These are the fees you can (and can’t) avoid

The excitement of buying a brand-new car or truck is often blunted by the barrage of fees a buyer faces when closing the deal. Four hundred for this, $40 for that; sometimes it seems dealers make more on frustrating fees than they do on the sale of the vehicle. Read […]

June 15, 2016 ×

News

Why car sales got crushed in May and what it means

Why car sales got crushed in May and what it means

Automakers are scrambling to make changes to their product development strategy, plant investments and production plans as they adapt to a growing U.S. consumer preference for crossovers and SUVs. Read the source article at Detroit Free Press

June 13, 2016 ×