Goodyear Annual Report Highlights Evolving Commitment To Corporate Responsibility

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. released its annual report on corporate responsibility performance. The report summarizes the company’s actions in 2018 through four new strategic focus areas that demonstrate Goodyear’s commitment to ethical and sustainable practices to protect the planet; give back to the community; provide a safe, diverse and healthy workplace; and engage employees […]

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Goodyear reports 1st quarter 2019 results

– First quarter revenue per tire up 4%, excluding foreign exchange – U.S. consumer replacement tire shipments increase 6% – Modernization of Hanau and Fulda plants will increase cost-effective supply of premium tires – Goodyear extends maturity and increases liquidity in €800 million European revolving credit facility refinancing AKRON, Ohio, April 26, 2019 – The Goodyear […]

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Goodyear Tire to cut 1 000+ jobs at German plants in plan to modernise facilities

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. said this week it expects to cut 1,100 jobs at two of its Dunlop tyre plants in Germany as part of a plan to modernise tyre manufacturing facilities and curtail production. The decision to curtail the production of less profitable tyre segments led to the job cuts, according to […]

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Goodyear, Local Motors Join Forces On Autonomous Shuttles

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is expanding its ongoing work with autonomous or driverless vehicles, which includes being named the exclusive tire supplier for a leading autonomous passenger shuttle. Goodyear has teamed with Arizona-based Local Motors to conduct tire testing with an Olli, the brand name of an eight-passenger autonomous shuttle. Local Motors also has selected […]

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BREAKING NEWS! Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. to pay $271 million to end alliance with Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd.

8 Goodyear SumitomoGoodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has agreed to pay $271 million to Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (SRI) to dissolve its joint venture agreement with the Japanese company that spans three continents, according to a news release.

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