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Understanding the Tire Needs of Last Mile Delivery

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Tire selection and management for delivery fleets can present unique opportunities. It pays to have a trusted advisor to keep your fleet on the road. Learn how Goodyear’s Total Mobility solutions can help from the first to the last mile. Download the whitepaper below.

January 1, 2022
Business, Equipment, TCA

Goodyear Says Tire Sales Rebound

Goodyear shop Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Goodyear on Nov. 5 said strong replacement tire sales, its Cooper Tire acquisition and a rebound from pandemic lows in 2020 helped drive higher third-quarter revenue and net income.

Jim Mackinnon | Akron Beacon Journal
November 5, 2021
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Goodyear, Plus Announce Autonomous Trucks Collaboration

Plus truck with Goodyear tires Plus truck with Goodyear tires. (PR Newswire)

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced a collaboration with automated driving company Plus to integrate Goodyear’s suite of services with Plus technology.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 23, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Goodyear Notches Diagnostic Milestone

Goodyear shop A Goodyear location. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced a milestone as its tire management tools inspected nearly 4 million tires over a year to help fleets identify potential tire issues and improve overall fleet operations, and identified nearly 400,000 potential tire issues.

March 23, 2021
Business, Equipment

Goodyear Acquires Cooper in All-American Tire Deal

Goodyear sign Evert Nelson/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is acquiring Cooper in a deal with an equity value of $2.8 billion that will combine the two century-old Ohio manufacturers.

Matt Ott | Associated Press
February 22, 2021
Business, Equipment, TCA

Robert Mercer, Former Goodyear CEO, Dies at 96

Goodyear CEO and Chairman Robert Mercer sits behind his desk at Goodyear Headquarters in November 1987. Goodyear CEO and Chairman Robert Mercer sits behind his desk at Goodyear Headquarters in November 1987. (Akron Beacon Journal)

Robert E. Mercer, a former chairman and CEO of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., died Aug. 28 at the age of 96.

Robin Goist | The Plain Dealer (Cleveland)
September 1, 2020
Business, Equipment, Logistics

TireHub Relocates Two Texas Facilities

TireHub relocated two Texas logistics centers to provide expanded services and greater inventory, the company announced April 15.

April 17, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, TCA

Goodyear Offers ‘Zero Contact’ Customer Service, Announces Convoy Collaboration

Goodyear A Goodyear location. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

People who go to a Goodyear Auto Service store for such things as an oil change or new tires have a new “zero contact” option that limits face-to-face interactions during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.

Jim Mackinnon | Akron Beacon Journal
April 14, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

Goodyear Introduces New Truck Tire Management System

Goodyear Tire Optix Goodyear TireOptix by Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced Feb. 3 a new tire management system for commercial fleets that combines tire monitoring and service capabilities, as well as new tire sizes.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 4, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

Goodyear Launches VC Fund Focused on Mobility

Two Goodyear blimps Goodyear

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced a new venture capital fund, Goodyear Ventures, with $100 million targeted for new investments in future mobility solutions over the next 10 years.

January 17, 2020

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