MTD Magazine April 2013

COVER STORY:

Some retreaders grow business in an off year


By: Ann Neal

In 2011, domestic retreaders produced 7% more truck tire retreads than they did in 2010. Production fell in 2012 to 14.8 million truck tire retreads, 3.2% less than the prior year.

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Programs created for dealers, by dealers

Non-manufacturers get in on the game and offer much more than just buying power

The secrets to car dealer success

And making them work for your dealership

COMMERCIAL TIRE DEALER

OTR tire market faces an uphill climb

Production numbers continue to rebound

Some retreaders grow business in an off year

Top companies make investments in capacity and equipment in 2012; more is planned in 2013

MTD Top 50 Retreaders in the U.S.

Industrial tiress go green

Continental launches Ameri*Steel, Astrum Blue econ-friendly lines

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Focus on industry - The little company that can: Nokian Tyres increases capacity to meet demand

Focus on dealers - National impact: ATD will hold 21 regional Tire Pros meetings

Focus on dealers - Dealer owned and operated: Tire Factory is only as strong as its members

Focus on industry - Ready for next winter: Nitto introduces the studless NT90W

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