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Bridgestone Des Moines Plant Receives ‘Platinum Level’ in Caterpillar Supplier Quality Certification

Bridgestone’s agriculture tire manufacturing plant in Des Moines, Iowa, received the highest level in the Caterpillar Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) Certification.

Firestone Ag Hosts Nuffield International Farming Scholars

Firestone Ag, a subsidiary of Bridgestone Americas, hosted 10 Nuffield International Farming Scholars at the Firestone Ag tire plant in Des Moines, Iowa, to provide a glimpse inside the tire manufacturing process.

Midas Expanding in Iowa

Midas Auto Systems Experts, the 2015 Midas Dealer of the Year, is opening a new Midas location in Ankeny, Iowa. This is the franchisee’s seventh Midas franchise in the Des Moines region. “Midas has been a trusted partner in the Des Moines community for decades and we are excited to be expanding our service to

Tire Shop Employee Injured by Exploding Tire

An employee at Cross Dillon Tire had a tire explode in his face on the afternoon of Aug. 17, and was taken to the hospital, the Des Moines Register reports. The employee’s condition has not been released nor has the reason for the tire exploding.