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People: Marangoni Tread NA names new CEO

Madison, Tennessee – Bill Sweatman will end his 16-year tenure as president and CEO of…

3rd May 2019 > Read More

Trelleborg tackling workforce shortage at Czech plant

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Industrial Solutions has adopted a range of measures to tackle an…

2nd May 2019 > Read More

Tire shares tracker: Gains and losses

London – There was a mixed look, last month, to the performance of share prices…

2nd May 2019 > Read More

Dayco extends product portfolio for heavy duty vehicles

Tory, Michigan – OE manufacturer of engine products and drive systems Dayco has expanded its…

2nd May 2019 > Read More

Toyoda Gosei reorganising executive structure

Kiyosu, Japan – Japanese automotive supplier Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd is planning to change its…

2nd May 2019 > Read More

World NR production drops in January, February

Kuala Lumpur – World production of natural rubber totalled 2.14 million tonnes in the first…

2nd May 2019 > Read More

Tristone opens US production plant

Mooresville, North Carolina – German hose manufacturer Tristone Flowtech Group has officially opened a new…

1st May 2019 > Read More

Toyo division targets ‘digital transformation’

Hyogo, Japan – Toyo Tire Corp. has established a new Digital Transformation Division as part…

1st May 2019 > Read More

Michelin commissions major warehouse in South Carolina

Woodruff, South Carolina – Michelin North America Inc. has put into operation a 3 million-sq.-ft….

1st May 2019 > Read More

UK additives manufacturer names new chairman

Manchester, UK – UK additives supplier Castle Chemicals has appointed Bryan Davies as its new…

1st May 2019 > Read More

Parker Hannifin to acquire Lord in €3.3bn deal

Mayfield Heights, Ohio – Parker Hannifin Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire…

30th April 2019 > Read More

Goodyear reports Q1 net loss on lower sales, income

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear has suffered a 32.4% drop in operating income for the first…

30th April 2019 > Read More

Safic-Alcan distributing Dow flocking adhesives in EMEA

Paris-La Défense – Safic-Alcan has extended its distribution agreement with Dow to cover flocking adhesives…

30th April 2019 > Read More

Shin-Etsu silicones business registers double-digit growth

Tokyo – Japanese materials supplier Shin-Etsu has posted double-digit growth within its silicones business for…

30th April 2019 > Read More