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Dec 12, 2014, 13:05 ET

CDC Report Highlights the Importance of Reintegration of Ebola Survivors

Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) which focuses on the...

Nov 26, 2014, 11:03 ET
Despite Predictions of Harsh Winter, Most U.S. Drivers Will Travel Without Winter Tires this Season - Bridgestone encourages drivers to remember the four B's - battery, brakes, blades and Blizzak winter tires.

Despite Predictions of Harsh Winter, Most U.S. Drivers Will Travel Without Winter Tires this Season

 Winter weather officially has arrived, but it won't stop Americans from hitting the road this holiday travel season. According to an online...

Nov 18, 2014, 10:05 ET

Bridgestone Opens First US Giant Off Road Radial Tire Manufacturing Facility

 Extending its leadership in the heavy-duty, earthmoving tire segment, Bridgestone Americas today announced the opening of its first giant off...

Oct 29, 2014, 10:04 ET
Bridgestone Americas appoints TJ Higgins as President, Consumer U.S. and Canada, for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.

Bridgestone Americas Names New Consumer Tire Division President

 Bridgestone Americas today announced that TJ Higgins has been named President, Consumer U.S. and Canada, for Bridgestone Americas Tire...

Oct 21, 2014, 16:00 ET

CDC Report Highlights Role of Private Industry in Fight Against Ebola in Liberia

 Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) which provides an update...

Sep 29, 2014, 10:05 ET

Bridgestone Group Expands Efforts to Fight Ebola with Major Gifts to International Aid Groups

 The Bridgestone Group (Bridgestone) today announced it will donate one million dollars (USD) to critical efforts underway in Liberia and the...

Sep 22, 2014, 13:10 ET
Bridgestone's Biorubber Process Research Center, where the company will begin producing natural rubber in Mesa, Arizona. (PRNewsFoto/Bridgestone Americas, Inc)

Bridgestone Begins Producing Natural Rubber in Mesa, Arizona

 Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (BSA) is one step closer to its long-term environmental goal of developing a new, domestic and commercially-viable...

Aug 12, 2014, 12:50 ET
BRIDGESTONE EXPANDS GLOBAL SPORTS PORTFOLIO WITH TITLE SPONSORSHIP OF AMERICA'S GOLF CUP. (PRNewsFoto/Bridgestone Americas, Inc.)

Bridgestone expande seu portfólio esportivo global com patrocínio título da America's Golf Cup

A Bridgestone, a maior empresa de pneus e borracha do mundo, anunciou hoje um acordo com a PGA TOUR para se tornar a patrocinadora título da...

Aug 12, 2014, 09:42 ET
BRIDGESTONE EXPANDS GLOBAL SPORTS PORTFOLIO WITH TITLE SPONSORSHIP OF AMERICA'S GOLF CUP. (PRNewsFoto/Bridgestone Americas, Inc.)

Bridgestone amplía su portafolio deportivo global con el patrocinio principal de la America's Golf Cup

Bridgestone, el mayor fabricante de neumáticos y caucho del mundo, anunció hoy un acuerdo con el PGA TOUR para convertirse en el...

Aug 11, 2014, 11:53 ET
BRIDGESTONE EXPANDS GLOBAL SPORTS PORTFOLIO WITH TITLE SPONSORSHIP OF AMERICA'S GOLF CUP. (PRNewsFoto/Bridgestone Americas, Inc.)

Bridgestone Expands Global Sports Portfolio With Title Sponsorship Of America's Golf Cup

 Bridgestone, the world's largest tire and rubber company, announced today an agreement with the PGA TOUR to become title sponsor for the...

Aug 07, 2014, 14:55 ET

Bridgestone Americas Announces Grand Prize Winners in the Teens Drive Smart Video Contest

 For three students, paying for college just got a little easier thanks to their winning video submissions in Bridgestone Americas' Teens Drive...

Jul 17, 2014, 10:49 ET

Online Voting Now Open in Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart Video Contest

 Online voting to select the top three finalists in the Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart Video Contest has officially begun. The three finalists...

Jun 17, 2014, 06:56 ET

Bridgestone se convierte en el socio olímpico mundial oficial

- La compañía será la marca de neumáticos oficial de los Juegos Olímpicos - Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone)...

Jun 16, 2014, 21:20 ET

Bridgestone wird offizieller weltweiter Olympia-Partner

- Die Reifen des Unternehmens werden die offiziellen Reifen der Olympischen Spiele - Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) gab am 13. Juni...

Jun 16, 2014, 09:14 ET

Bridgestone devient partenaire olympique mondial officiel

- L'entreprise fabriquera le pneu officiel des Jeux Olympiques - Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) a annoncé le 13 juin...

Jun 16, 2014, 04:17 ET

Bridgestone torna-se parceira oficial olímpica em todo o mundo

- O Pneu Oficial dos Jogos Olímpicos será da companhia - A Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) anunciou em 13 de junho que firmou...

Jun 13, 2014, 01:08 ET

Bridgestone Becomes Official Worldwide Olympic Partner

TOKYO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Company to Serve as Official Tire of Olympic Games - Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) announced on...

Jun 04, 2014, 12:05 ET
Bridgestone infographic depicts summer road trip survey findings. (PRNewsFoto/Bridgestone Americas, Inc.)

Bridgestone Survey Shows Four in Five Americans Take Summer Road Trips

 Summer travel season is officially underway, and for most Americans that means packing a bag and hitting the road. Eighty-three percent...

Jun 02, 2014, 17:25 ET

Bridgestone Rolls Into National Tire Safety Week With Reminder For Drivers To Maintain Tires

In recognition of National Tire Safety Week, Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) is urging drivers to spend a few minutes this week properly...

May 15, 2014, 10:30 ET

Actress Julie Bowen Headlines New Bridgestone Tire Ad Campaign

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) is targeting a new audience of tire buyers with the advertising campaign for its revolutionary new tire...