Toyo Tire Archives - aftermarketNews
Toyo Tire USA Names New Sales Director

Chad Stanley, a strategic account business development manager at the company, is being promoted to director of sales, northern division effective Jan. 1, 2020.

Toyo Tire Establishes First European R&D Center

The center is planned to begin operation this fall with an objective of building a strong technical foundation in Europe by strengthening capability of product development, corresponding to the “movement” of next-generation mobility.

Toyo Tire Establishes New Plant In The Republic Of Serbia

Toyo Tire will begin construction of the plant in Serbia in May 2020, and will initiate tire manufacturing operations in January 2022, with a capacity of 5 million tires annually by the summer of 2023.

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. Strengthens Sales Dept. To Support Growing Business

The company has announced the addition of Rob Lovi as director of sales, national strategic accounts, as well as appointments to its commercial sales division.

Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. To Change Its Name

The company said the name change reflects its increasing focus on “mobility” at its core field of business, according to a press release on Supplier Insight.

Toyo Tires Announces Organizational Restructure, Personnel Changes

Toyo’s President and CEO Takashi Shimizu said in a press release that the company changed its organizational structure to better align with its operational functions and reinforce management in each of the company’s divisions.

Changes Within Toyo Tire U.S. Leadership

Changes are underway in the corporate leadership within the U.S. subsidiaries of Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd., with the expansion of duties of key executives, effective Jan. 1, 2018.

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. Hires Automotive Veteran Tim Chaney As Vice President Of Marketing

Chaney is now responsible for leading all Toyo Tires marketing efforts in the U.S., including go-to market strategy, brand management and brand development.

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. Promotes Roy Bromfield To President And CEO

In this role, Bromfield is responsible for all product categories of Toyo-branded business in the U.S. replacement market.