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  • Nokian launches new flagship tires

    NOKIA, Finland—Nokian has renewed its studded tire range by launching new flagship products: the Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9, designed for passenger cars, and the Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV for sports utility vehicles.

  • LWB unveils new line of presses

    PITTSBURGH—LWB Sales and Service GmbH & Co. KG is offering a new line of LWB Steinl VS-Performance presses to the rubber industry, LWB representatives said at the recent International Elastomer Conference in Pittsburgh.The ergonomic...

  • Sentury launches tire designed for North America

    LAS VEGAS—Sentury Tire North America L.L.C., the new subsidiary of China's Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd., is launching a brand designed specifically for the North American market that it will market separately from the parent company's...

  • Bridgestone 'rolls' out Crimson Tide tire

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Bridgestone Americas has released a limited edition Firestone Destination A/T light truck tire featuring University of Alabama Crimson Tide in raised, white lettering on one sidewall.

  • Doublestar launches 'safe tire'

    QINGDAO, China—Doublestar has launched an aramid-fiber-reinforced, puncture-sealing consumer tire under the brand Crossleader that it's calling a "safe tire."

  • Hexpol adds new compounds to bio-based TPEs

    LONDON—Thermoplastic elastomer compounding group, Hexpol TPE, has added new compounds to its Dryflex Green family of bio-based TPEs, creating more opportunities for sustainability.