is planning to suspend tire production and to lay off around 500 workers, including those on leave, if demand for tires fails to pick up by the end of June next year in the face of slowing auto sales in the U.
develops, manufactures and markets Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires.
develops, manufactures, and markets Bridgestone, Firestone, Dayton and associate and private brand tires.
This is a terrific opportunity to position the Bridgestone brand with a premiere sports league with a large and very loyal fan base," said Phil Pasci, Vice President of Consumer Tire Marketing, BFNT.
In addition to its new national partnership with the NHL and the NHLPA, BFNT has entered into numerous high-profile sports sponsorships with the Bridgestone brand, including the Official Tire of the NFL, Official Tire Sponsor of the Super Bowl, NFL Pro Bowl and presenting sponsor of the NFL International Series Game.
We are very excited about the new Fuzion brand of tires," said Phil Pacsi, executive director, North American Consumer Tire Brand Marketing, BFNT.
BFNT develops, manufactures, and markets Bridgestone, Firestone, Dayton, Fuzion and other associate and private brand tires.
Dallas, Texas-based Richards Sports + Entertainment, a division of The Richards Group, facilitated the agreement on behalf of BFNT
Lisoni, lead counsel in the lawsuit, commenting on today's recall by BFNT
of the Steeltex tires:
Yuji Tomiyasu, formerly director, Americas and European operations, Bridgestone Corporation, has joined BSAH as executive vice president and has taken assignments as president and vice chairman of BFNT
will supply tires to Midas shops from more than 5,000 of its dealers, company-owned stores and distributors in North America.
The successor to BFS, BFNT
will conduct the North American tire manufacturing and wholesale and original equipment sales operations, including the consumer, commercial truck and bus, agricultural, and off-the-road businesses.