January, 2007 Archives - Page 195 of 195 - Tire Review Magazine
Goodyear Completes Sale of Tire Fabric Operations

(Akron/Tire Review) Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced that it has closed the sale of its tire fabric operations to South Korea-based Hyosung Corp., pending post-closing adjustments and completion of the sale of its Americana, Brazil, operation.

CTNA Appoints New Manager, PR and Communications

(Akron/Tire Review) The PLT replacement sales and marketing group of Continental Tire North America Inc. (CTNA) has appointed Dana Zamalloa manager, public relations and communications.

Falken’s Honda Retires; Tanaka Takes Reigns as CEO

(Akron/Tire Review) Falken Tire Corp. announced that Hideo Honda, chief executive officer and chairman, has retired as of Jan. 1.

Titan Closes Notes Offering

(Akron/Tire Review) Titan International Inc. announced that it has closed its offering of $200 million aggregate principal amount of five-year senior unsecured notes.

TireWare Launches Online POS and Inventory Application

(Akron/Tire Review) TireWare Inc., a supplier of business management software for tire and automotive service centers, has unveiled a subscription-based, online point-of-sale and inventory software application.

Arnco Names New Technical Service Rep

(Akron/Tire Review) Polyurethane flatproofing products supplier Arnco has appointed Matt Perhacs as technical service representative based in the company’s Berea, Ohio, manufacturing facility.

Hankook Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain Medium Truck Tires

(Akron/Tire Review) Hankook Tire Co. has issued a voluntary safety-related recall of certain Aurora brand medium truck tires manufactured from Mar. 1 through Sept. 5, 2006.

Hercules Chairman and Bell Tire Owner Passes Away

(Akron/Tire Review) Joseph Russo, former president and chairman of the board of Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. and owner of Bell Tire in Cleveland, passed away on Dec. 30 after a short illness.

Goodyear Workers Go Back to Work as New Year Begins

(Akron/Tire Review) Striking workers have begun returning to work at the 16 Goodyear plants represented by the United Steelworkers (USW), according to Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.