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North American Rubber Sales Leaders - 2011
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From the Annual Rubber Rankings Report, this list ranks the top 50 North American Rubber Product Makers by corporate sales for the parent company. ...
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07-09-2012 Technical Papers, Lists and Rankings Excel 300 $150
North American Rubber Company Earnings - 2011
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From the Annual Rubber Rankings, this list details top North American rubber product manufacturers in alphabetical order with corporate sales, noting rubber as a % of sales. ...
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07-09-2012 Lists and Rankings Excel 22 $150
World Top 50: Non-Tire Rubber Products - 2011
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From the Annual Rubber Rankings, this report lists the world's Top 50 Non-Tire Rubber Producers ranked by 2011 non-tire rubber sales. ...
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07-09-2012 Technical Papers, Lists and Rankings Excel 50 $250
North American Rubber Company Operating Ratios - 2011
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From the Annual Rubber Rankings, this report lists top North American Rubber Manufacturers in alphabetical order and includes information on Corporate Sales, Capital Expenditures and R&D...
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07-09-2012 Technical Papers, Lists and Rankings Excel 21 $150
Global Tire Capital Expenditures - 2012
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Fiscal 2011 capital spending by world's leading tire makers, including relevant ratios and prior year comparisons. (Published August 2012) ...
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08-27-2012 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 20 $125
Global Tire R&D Spending - 2012
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Fiscal 2011 research & development spending by world's leading tire makers, including relevant ratios and prior year comparisons. (Published August 2012) ...
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08-27-2012 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 20 $125
Tire inflation pressure and fuel consumption
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By Larry R. Evans, TRC Inc. This Technical Paper will show how using air to increase the fuel efficiency of a vehicle is a viable and worthwhile endeavor for the American motorist.In the quest to...
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04-08-2013 Technical Papers PDF 1 $10
Global Tire Report - Top 75 - 2012
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Ranking of the 75 largest tire manufacturers worldwide, based on fiscal 2011 sales. Includes sales data for 2008-2011. (Published August 2012) ...
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08-27-2012 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 75 $300
Global Tire Plant Listings - 2012
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Listing of all pneumatic tire plants worldwide, with year opened; DOT code(s) assigned; number of employees; type(s) of tires produced; plant capacity, etc. Plants are listed alphabetically by...
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08-27-2012 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 574 $400
Global Tire Earnings - 2012
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Fiscal 2011 operating and net earnings by world's leading tire makers, including relevant ratios and prior year comparisons. (Published August 2012) ...
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08-27-2012 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 20 $125
DOT Codes - Tire Plants
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Listing of the 950+ U.S. Department of Transportation ID codes for new tire plants worldwide, updated to reflect current ownership status and sorted alpha-numerically by code; alphabetically by...
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03-22-2013 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 950 $350
Imports-Exports- 2012
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Summary of calendar year 2012 U.S. tire imports and exports -- passenger, light truck and medium/heavy truck -- with comparison to 2011 data ...
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03-22-2013 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 57 $200
Global Tire Company - Sales per Employee - 2012
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Fiscal 2011 sales/employee listing for the world's leading tire makers. (Published August 2012) ...
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08-27-2012 Lists and Rankings, Statistics Excel 20 $125
Detecting and measuring hot blisters in tires
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Dennis Reynolds, Starrett-Bytewise Division of L.S. Starrett Co.A hot blister is a bulge in the surface of a cured tire caused by entrapped gasses or steam. Such blisters can be observed in the...
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03-28-2013 Technical Papers PDF 1 $10
Polymer-filler interaction in silicone elastomers
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By Mary A. Krenceski, Anthony E. Sullivan and Frances J.R. Lasowski, Momentive Performance MaterialsSilicone elastomer use in medical devices continues to expand with more complex shapes and...
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03-11-2013 Technical Papers PDF 1 $10
Optimizing mix quality and productivity
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By Bryan A. Crawford, Nanomechanics Inc., Harold J. Herzlich, Herzlich Consulting Inc., and Erik G. Herbert, University of Tennessee. In 1916 Fernley H. Banbury patented the first "Banbury"...
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02-25-2013 Technical Papers PDF 1 $150
Using bio-based plasticizers, alternative rubber
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William Blythe and Debra E. Seguin, William Blythe Inc. This study shows that use of bio-based materials provides a promising alternative to standard oil and rubber matrices, as supported by...
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09-17-2012 Technical Papers PDF 1 $10
Using predispersed fibers to improve OTR tires
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By Steven Monthey, Rhein Chemie Corp. This paper will present data on both cellulose and aramid predispersed fibers showing their advantages when added to OTR tread or sidewall compounds....
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09-17-2012 Technical Papers PDF 1 $10
Webinar: Making Social Media Work for Your Business
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Here's what you'll learn in this informative webinar: How to create a Facebook page How to link Facebook and Twitter pages How to add "favorites" to better organize the companies you...
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05-02-2012 Technical Papers 1 Free
Webinar: Making Social Media Work for Your Business
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Here's what you'll learn in this informative webinar: How to create a Facebook page How to link Facebook and Twitter pages How to add "favorites" to better organize the companies you most...
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05-02-2012 Technical Papers Webinar 1 Free
2011 Largest Independent Retailers - Ordered Alphabetically
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This is a ranking of the top 100 largest independent retailers and is listed alphabetically. The rankings are based on stores as of September 2011....
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10-24-2011 Statistics Excel 111 $150
2011 Top Dealers Ranked by Company-Owned Outlets
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This ranking is a listing of the top dealerships ranked by company-owned outlets. Information includes rank, company name, number of outlets and change versus 2010....
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10-24-2011 Statistics Excel 138 $150
2011 Top Dealerships Ranked by Total Retail Outlets
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This ranking is an excel document of the Top Dealerships as ranked by total retail outlets in 2011. Some companies include Discount Tire Co., Les Schwab and more. Some data fields include the...
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10-24-2011 Statistics Excel 110 $125
Sales Per Employee Rankings
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This ranking includes the sales for companies such as Nokian Tyres, Toyo, Yokohama and other per employee. The ranking is TireBusiness' most current, published in 2011....
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08-29-2011 Statistics Excel 28 $100
2011 Global Tire Company Rankings
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The Global Tire Report is one of TireBusiness' most comprehensive looks at the sales of tire manufacturers in a global marketplace. Companies included in the report include: Cooper; MRF Ltd.; ...
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08-29-2011 Statistics Excel 102 $300
Global Tire Report- The world's tire production facilitiesóby region - 2011
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The world’s tire production facilities—by region. This list includes a regional breakdown of tire production facilities, year the facility opened and its DOT code, tire types produced,...
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08-29-2011 Lists and Rankings Excel 7 $300
2010 Corporate Financial Results
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This download ranks the top 19 companies based on sales. Data fields include percentage change in 2010 versus 2009, operating earnings, net earnings, and more. Some of the companies included in...
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08-29-2011 Statistics Excel 29 $150
Capital Spending Trends for 2010
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This download ranks the tire companies according to capital spending in 2010. The ranking also takes a look at the percentage of change in 2010 versus 2009. Some of the companies included in this ...
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08-29-2011 Statistics Excel 24 $125
2010 R&D Trends
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This is a ranking of the companies with the most capital spending for research and development in the tire industry for 2010. The ranking also takes a look as the percentage of change for 2010...
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08-29-2011 Statistics Excel 24 $125
Department of Transportation Codes- Most recently updated February 2011
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This list has never been published in its entirety. The most comprehensive report of department of transportation codes available. Data are sorted three ways -- alphanumerically by code; ...
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06-14-2011 Technical Papers Excel 6 $200
2010 North American Tire Sales
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Tire Business’ estimated North American tire sales revenue by manufacturer/importer, 2010 and 2009. This documents in in Excel format, making it easy to update, search and organize as you...
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 19 $150
2010 N.A. Rubber Sales Leaders
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This data include 2008 versus 2009 ranking collected with end-of-year data from 2009. Fields rank the companies, provide headquarter information, and sales from 2008 and 2009. ...
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 58 $120
2011 U.S. Tire Shipments
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 26 $179
Consumer Market Shares of Manufacturer Brands: Replacement Market U.S. & Canada
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Replacement North American market share estimates, by tire brand, for passenger, light truck and medium truck tires. This data is in Excel format, making it easier to search and organize as you...
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 71 $100
Rubber Co Operating Ratios
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02-01-2011 Technical Papers Excel 25 $20
2011 World Top 50 Non-Tire Rubber Products
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 57 $150
2011 Top Dealerships as ranked by company-owned outlets
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 194 $250
Average Sales per Employee in the Rubber Indsutry
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 34 $20
2011 Rubber Company Operating Ratios
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 25 $125
2011 Rankings of Global Tire Companies
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02-01-2011 Statistics Excel 156 $279
Breakdown of Retreading Systems - 2011
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List of companies offering retreading systems in North America; includes number of independent retreaders aligned with each system....
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02-01-2011 Lists and Rankings Excel 15 $50
2011 Top Dealerships Ranked by 2010 Retail Sales
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This is a list of 2011 top dealerships ranked by 2010 retail sales based on company-owned outlets, year-end 2010. Data includes rank, company name, 2010 retail stores and more....
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10-24-2010 Statistics Excel 70 $125
Capital Spending Trends - 2010
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This document includes information about the capital spending of 21 tire companies -- Bridgestone Corp. Goodyear, Tire Division, Hankook and more. Other fields include percentage change over...
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08-30-2010 Statistics Excel 21 $100
Research and Development Spending - 2009
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This excel document provides information about the amount companies such as Continental A.G., Tire Division, Bridgeston Corp. and many other companies spent on research and development. Other...
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08-30-2010 Statistics Excel 22 $75
2010 Global Tire Company Rankings
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2010 Global Tire Company Rankings. The world's 75 largest tire makers - Based on 2009 sales including subsidiaries; comparative data through 2006. The data are in Excel format. It makes ...
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08-30-2010 Statistics Excel 160 $125
Largest North American Retreaders-Passenger & Light Truck Tires - 2010
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Largest North American Retreaders-Passenger & Light Truck Tires based on rubber used during last full year- 2009. The data are in Excel format. It makes it easier to search, organize, print ...
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03-29-2010 Statistics Excel 15 $100
Special Report: Custom Mixing Listing
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Data on custom mixers. The special report includes contact information, Web site, mailing address and more. This information is formatted as a PDF. It’s an easy-to-read format that makes it ...
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02-08-2010 Technical Papers PDF 3 $20
Global Tire Report- North America's tire production facilitiesóby region - 2010
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02-01-2010 Lists and Rankings Excel 88 $300
2010 Top Independent Dealerships, Ranked by Retail Sales
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{"published":"20100201","format":"Excel","price":"270","records":"58"} The largest independent tire dealerships in the U.S. and Canada, 2010, by retail sales volume.
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02-01-2010 Statistics Excel 58 $270
Directory of Global Tire Manufacturers
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Directory of Global Tire Manufacturers including contact information, subsidiary information and more. This data is in Excel format. It makes it easier to search, organize, print labels, update...
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12-01-2009 Lists and Rankings Excel 587 $200