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The making of flat precure treads

Continental takes you on a tour of our ContiLifeCycle retread rubber plant.

Retread Plant Tour

This video features a tour of a modern retread plant detailing the retread process from start to finish. Video Rating: 4 / 5 Some recent retread auctions on eBay:

ESOP plan becomes success at New Age Industries –

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa.—NewAge Industries Inc. Rubber News – RSS News Feed

Goodyear moves Winterton to a global position –

The executive changes in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.’s consumer tire business continues. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News

Clean sweep for Avon racing tires at the 500cc Classic TT –

The bikes may be from the last century, but there’s nothing dated about the recent performances from Avon-shod riders at the 2014 Bennetts 500 Classic TT, held on the Isle of Man. Modern Tire Dealer – News

Cooper offers consumers Fall Reward Event –

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. announced that consumers can take advantage of everything the fall season has to offer by getting up to $ 70 back during Cooper Tire’s Fall Reward Event through Oct. 31, 2014. Modern Tire Dealer – News

BendPak breaks ground on Calif. warehouse –

SANTA PAULA, Calif. — BendPak Inc. recently broke ground on 67,000-sq.-ft. multi-purpose warehouse and shipping center it is… Tire Business – RSS News Feed

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Retread Life is currently opening a few prime advertising spots on the site for select advertisers. This is an opportunity to feature your tire industry related business on Retread Life and promote it to our growing community of tire professionals. We have competitive rates for banners and link ads. If you market tools, tire equipment, tires, truck and auto service,Read the Rest…

Mickey Thompson adds to Street Comp line –

Max-Trac Tire Co., Inc., dba Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels, now has available the ultra-high performance Street Comp tire in three new sizes for muscle car, tuner and European sport sedan applications. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News

NR producer Halcyon Agri acquires NR distributor NCE –

SINGAPORE—Halcyon Agri Corp. Ltd., a Singapore-based natural rubber processing and merchandising firm, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to acquire NR distributor New Continent Enterprises (Private) Ltd. for approximately $ 30 million. Rubber News – RSS News Feed

Tyrexpo Asia 2015 to offer new features –

Tyrexpo Asia 2015, the 10th show in this series, is once again looking to break records in terms of number of exhibitors. The show, which is staged in Singapore, will introduce several new features for visitors including a larger floor plan for additional booths. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News

Goodyear changes leadership in N.A. consumer business –

AKRON—Goodyear has made two changes within its leadership of its North America consumer business, effective Sept. 1. Rubber News – RSS News Feed

According to the Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau, retreaded truck tires represent a savings of over $3 billion dollars annually for truckers and trucking companies in North America. For most fleets, tires represent the second largest item in their operating budget, right after labor and fuel costs.