Plastic ban will not affect rain guarding: Rubber Board

Mumbai, Dec. 18 -- The proposed government ban on plastic will not affect rain guarding and making of polybag plants, said Rubber Board. "The ban is on plastic items of less than 50 micron thickness,... Read More

Bridgestone makes leadership changes

Mumbai, Dec. 17 -- Bridgestone Corporation announced several additional executive leadership changes in its Americas and Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMIA) regions. Gordon Knapp, Vice Chair... Read More

Goodyear buys Raben Tire

Mumbai, Dec. 17 -- To expand its presence in the Midwest, Goodyear Tire bought Raben Tire Company. Raben has been owned by affiliates of Palladium Equity Partners, LLC, a middle market private equity... Read More

Apollo Tyres and Ashok Leyland teams up for driver health initiatives

Mumbai, Dec. 16 -- Apollo Tyres and Ashok-Leyland have come together to provide healthcare facilities to the trucking community in Namakkal. The Healthcare Centre at Ashok Leyland's Driver Training I... Read More

Audi SQ8 TDI comes with Hankook fitment

Mumbai, Dec. 16 -- Hankook will be an OE supplier for the new Audi SQ8 TDI. 21- and 22-inches tyres are fitted on the car. Two Hankook tyre lines are used for the four-door SUV: the ultra-high-perfor... Read More

Toyo Tire USA promotes Chad Stanley as sales director of its north division

Mumbai, Dec. 14 -- Toyo Tire USA promoted Chad Stanley, a strategic account business development manager at the company, as director of sales, northern division effective January 1, 2020. Stanley fir... Read More

Nynas files company reorganisation

Mumbai, Dec. 14 -- Nynas AB has filed for company reorganisation as the company unable to pay debts. The company in its statement said banks have not extended loans to the company. "Despite loyal cus... Read More

Stephanie CoBmann on LANXESS Board

Mumbai, Dec. 13 -- Stephanie CoBmann (46), currently head of the Human Resources group function, has been appointed by the Supervisory Board to become member of the Board of Management and Labor Direc... Read More

GRI Acquires AXIS Tyres

Mumbai, Dec. 11 -- Sri Lankan specialty tyremaker GRI has acquired Industrial Tyre Specialist AXIS Tyres in Australia to focus on the forklift segment of Industrial tyres. AXIS has four branches in Al... Read More

JK Tyre launches new V-Compact R3 tyre

Mumbai, Dec. 10 -- JK Tyre has launched the new V-Compact R3 tyre, designed especially for soil compactor application, at EXCON 2019 in Bengaluru, India. It comes with non-directional tread pattern an... Read More