Bob Bignell: A Lifelong Passion

Well known in the industry, this tire professional is making things happen. A few months ago, during the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, the Tire …

Continue Reading...


Goodyear: Self-Inflating Tires

Air Maintenance Technology is now undergoing real life testing on Canadian roads. Modern tires are pretty good at holding air. But they’re not perfect. Tire manufacturers continue to work on developing technologies to


Continental : Two New Must-Have Winter Tires

Continental recently invited thirty North American distributors to Montana’s snowy wonderland to test two of the newest members of its winter tire lineup. For starters, the new Continental WinterContact

Market Strategy

Market Strategy: Buy Low; Sell High

It’s time to take advantage of the falling value of the Canadian dollar. 2014 was a good year for the consumer sector of the tire industry in Canada. The

ce Driving Canada

Ask the right questions: Knowledge Always Pays Off

Every customer that comes into your store represents an opportunity to display your knowledge, expertise, and vast inventory of tires that can satisfy and exceed the expectations of


SEMA Show: Hunter Welcomes Canadians

Always certain to be one of the most prominent exhibitors in this important international show. Last year the SEMA Show drew a huge crowd of domestic and international buyers.

Winter Tires

Winter Tires: It’s Time to Think About it

As winter approaches, Sailun reminds us that all-season tires need to be switched out for winter tires for the safest driving this winter, even before the snow begins to fall. “The

Tires 23

Tires 23: Passionate About Tires

Performance enthusiasts turn their passion for racing into a successful and thriving tire business. Some of the most successful businesses are those that were started by individuals with a

Dynamic Tire

Made in China: Sizing Up the Stigma

Breaking down the “Made in China” myth. With Japanese manufacturers dominating world markets in cars, tires and electronics, it’s hard to believe “made in Japan” was once akin to

Consumer Education

Consumer Education: Winter Wise

Are consumers warming up to the winter tire message? As soon as the temperatures drop, Canadians across the country start getting ready for winter. Parkas and boots come out