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Sumitomo Recalling Certain Falken, Dunlop, Goodyear Tires

Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. is recalling certain Falken Ziex CT50 A/S tires as well as specific Dunlop SP Sport 5000 tires and Goodyear Eagle LS2 tires.

Falken Tires Announces Third-Quarter Price Increase

Sumitomo Rubber North America will increase prices on select tire lines effective July 1, 2019.

Falken Tires logo 2019
TBC Brands Introduces Sumitomo-Brand Performance Tire Line

TBC Brands has introduced a premium performance family of tires: the Sumitomo HTR Enhance LX2, CX2 and WX2.

Sumitomo Rubber Industries Elects New CEO

Sumitomo Rubber Industries’ board of directors has elected Satoru Yamamoto as its new CEO, subject to shareholders’ approval.

Executive Interview with Richard Smallwood, President and CEO Sumitomo Rubber North America

Smallwood shares his view on Falken’s recent price increases, the growth of the light truck segment and the brand’s relationship with ATD.

TBC Brands Introduces Sumitomo ST719 All-Position Tire

The new Sumitomo ST719 all-position tire is designed for metro and regional applications.

Sumitomo commercial all-position tire
Tire Industry Mergers, Joint Ventures and FTC Approval

This year, we’ve seen four major tire manufacturers join together to streamline the distribution of their products through a joint venture. But how are these JVs approved? Here’s how it works.

Federal Trade Commission Mergers Acquisition Tire Industry
Falken Tires Announces Price Increase, Dealer Program Enhancements

Sumitomo Rubber North America announced price increases to certain lines and enhancements to its Falken Tire-brand dealer programs.

NHTSA Overturns Falken Truck Tire Recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has exempted Falken Tires from a recall of more than 5,000 of its truck tires.

New Sailun, Sumitomo Truck Tires at MATS

The Mid-America Trucking Show kicks off March 22 where Sailun and Sumitomo products will be on display. 

Sumitomo Recalls 138 Kelly Brand Tires

Sumitomo Rubber USA is recalling 138 Kelly Armorsteel KDA tires.

Kelly Tires
TBC Brands, Sumitomo Truck Tires to Participate in 2018 Technology and Maintenance Council

Sumitomo truck tires will be on view at the Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition in from March 5-8 in Atlanta, Georgia, where TBC Brands is sponsoring a commercial truck tire giveaway.