Crain & Tire Industry Association Plan New Tire Trade Show
From Tire Business (subscription required) comes word of a new tire industry conference.
AKRON (March 30, 2009)—Tire Business and Rubber & Plastics News (RPN) publisher Crain Communications Inc., with support of the Tire Industry Association (TIA), is planning a tire industry trade show and educational conference Sept. 21-23, 2010, in Cleveland aimed at independent dealers, wholesalers, retreaders and recyclers.
The aftermarket trade show/conference will be part of Crain’s existing International Tire Exhibition & Conference (ITEC), a biennial event geared toward the world’s tire manufacturing industry that’s been held eight times since 1994 in Akron.
The 2010 event will move to Cleveland’s International Exposition Center (IX Center) to accommodate the expanded show/conference, according to Bob Simmons, ITEC executive director and a Crain vice president.