Erik Olsen to step down as president of TBC Corporation

After a strong 17-year career at TBC Corporation, seven and a half as the President & CEO, Erik R. Olsen will step down effective June 30, 2021. Erik joined TBC in 2004 as Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer. After just one year with the organization his responsibilities were expanded to include oversight of TBC’s distribution arm at the time Carroll Tire as President. In 2008, he was named President & CEO of TBC Wholesale Group. He was appointed COO of TBC Corporation in 2013, and in January 2014, he took office as TBC Corporation’s President & Chief Executive Officer

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Arburg announces successful debut with CDP initiative

Arburg scores “B” on its CDP confirming that the company performs better than average in the areas of climate protection, ecology and CO2 emissions compared to other industry players. The classification as part of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) was based on the company’s answers to a detailed list of quantitative and qualitative questions on minimizing emissions. The CDP score, like the recently published sustainability report, is an important component of the “arburgGREENworld” program, in which Arburg has pooled its activities in relation to resource conservation and the circular economy.

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Bridgestone to invest ¥10.2 billion in cutting-edge equipment at Shimonoseki plant

The equipment will be installed together with new infrastructure that will further contribute to the Group’s implementation of its Sustainability Business Framework roadmap, which entails linking its initiatives for recycling resources and contributing to the realization of a carbon neutral society with its business model. Specifically, solar power generation equipment will be installed to increase the portion of the Shimonoseki Plant’s electricity generated from renewable energy, reducing CO2 emissions and environmental impacts.

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Milliken & Company appoints Cindy Boiter as executive vice president and chemical division president

Boiter joined Milliken’s Chemical Division in 2012 as marketing, strategy and business development director and progressed to become the division’s CFO, where she played an integral role in its rapid growth. In 2018, she transitioned to Milliken’s chief strategy officer, where she led the company’s 2025 strategic planning initiatives and oversaw two significant acquisitions. Boiter is a recipient of the Milliken Honors Award for Diversity and Inclusion and is an active ally for associates worldwide

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Cooper Tire introduces newest all-terrain tire Discoverer Rugged Trek

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has announced its new Discoverer® Rugged Trek™ tire is now available for dealer orders. The Discoverer Rugged Trek is an all-season truck and SUV tire made for off-road adventuring while offering outstanding on-road performance for everyday use. Boasting a long-lasting warranty of up to 60,000 miles, the Discoverer Rugged Trek offers the best of both worlds for the off-road hobbyist and daily commuter

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