In 2008, we celebrated our 40th year in business and have consistently been recognized by both Modern Tire Dealer
and Tire Business magazines as a leader in the industry.
According to Modern Tire Dealer
magazine, the industry bible, manufacturers shipped 3.39 million agricultural tires in the U.S.
Workshop facilitators will include Kevin Rohlwing of the Tire Industry Association, Bob Ulrich of Modern Tire Dealer
magazine, and Gary Ruede of Discount Tire.
Bobit Business Media (Torrance, CA), the publisher of 13 trade magazines in the automotive and automotive aftermarket categories, including "Auto Trim & Restyling News" "Mobile Electronics" and "Modern Tire Dealer
," has acquired "Hotrod & Restoration" magazine and an accompanying trade show from Hotrod & Restoration LLC (Fullerton, CA).
(13.) Modern Tire Dealer
Web Page, 2006 Retreading Statistics.
Bobit said the title becomes a part of its Automotive Aftermarket group, a unit that also produces "Auto Trim & Restyling News," "Mobile Electronics," "Modern Tire Dealer
" and "Truck & SUV Performance." With the addition of "Precision Engine," Bobit now produces 25 titles in five groups, including seven magazines in the Automotive unit ("Automotive Fleet," "Government Fleet," etc.), two titles in its Beauty group ("Nails" and "VietSalon"), three titles in its Ground Transportation group ("Metro," "School Bus Fleet" and LCT"), and three magazines in its Protection unit ("Police Magazine," "Campus Safety" and "Security Sales & Integration").
Session 1 will include the following presentations: "An examination of the important issues facing the tire industry," Greg Smith, Modern Tire Dealer
, "Update on results of a survey of rolling resistance of commercial tires," Pat Keating, Hankook Tire; "Outcome of ASTM's design of experiment on radial medium truck tires," Terrence Ruip, Goodyear Tire & Rubber; "Modern tire management--it's much more than supply and service," Tom Klinge, Klinge Group of Companies; "Current and future prospects for run-flat fires," Paul A.
Presentations will include: "The North American tire marketplace--potholes or smooth pavement?" Greg Smith, Modern Tire Dealer
; "The tire market in Asia: The industry moves east," Dennis M.
The purchased assets include Modern Tire Dealer
(MTD), Auto Trim & Restyling News (ATRN) and Truck Accessory News (TAN).
Lloyd Stoyer, editor of Modern Tire Dealer
magazine, will present "Adapting to changing competition." Attendees will take a statistical look at business changes that occur in the tire industry.
[5.] Modern Tire Dealer
1995 Facts Issue, 29th Edition, January 1995, p.
The real question should be "What is the number of potential scrap tire units that could be consumed for federal road work while taking into account the many different types of tires and wide variance in tire weights?" According to Modern Tire Dealer
's "1993 Facts/Directory," 259.4 million truck and passenger tire units were produced in 1993 (ref.