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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 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...

May 12, 2014, 17:35 ET

Michigan Elementary School Wins $25,000 Grand Prize in Bridgestone Fuel the Cause Contest

Students at Waterloo Elementary school in Monroe, Mich., will now be able to build their much longed-for playground. Bridgestone Americas...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:00 ET

Bridgestone Opens Public Voting for Fuel The Cause Contest

 Bridgestone Americas has announced the 12 finalists of its Fuel the Cause contest and has opened public voting to determine the winner. One of...

Apr 15, 2014, 10:49 ET

Teens Say Texting And Driving Is More Dangerous Than Skydiving, But They Do It Anyway

 Eight out of 10 teens say that texting and driving is more dangerous than skydiving, yet young drivers are 50 times more likely to text and...

Apr 07, 2014, 13:10 ET

New Bridgestone Tire Lets Drivers Travel Up To 50 Miles On A Flat

 Bridgestone Americas today announced the launch of a new line of tires aimed at alleviating the worry, frustration and inconvenience...

Mar 20, 2014, 17:00 ET

Bridgestone's Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience Launches 2014 National Tour

Young drivers across the country will have a chance to learn potentially life-saving driving skills through the Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart...

Mar 01, 2014, 14:30 ET

Fuel The Cause To Transform Green Spaces: Bridgestone Americas Launches Consumer Contest

 Green spaces are good for the earth and good for people, offering a wealth of benefits such as stress reduction, peace, a place for...

Nov 27, 2013, 08:57 ET
Bridgestone infographic debunks four winter driving myths.  (PRNewsFoto/Bridgestone Americas, Inc.)

Bridgestone Debunks Four Winter Driving Myths

 As winter weather pummels the East Coast in coming days, Anant Gandhi, Bridgestone Americas product manager and Mark Cox, director of the...

Oct 24, 2013, 08:56 ET

Bridgestone Launches Conquer the Cold Campaign to Educate Consumers about the Importance of Using Winter Tires

 This winter Bridgestone Americas is challenging consumers to "Conquer the Cold," by launching a campaign and promotion that underscore the...

Aug 05, 2013, 10:17 ET

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

 For three students, college just got a little cheaper, thanks to their winning video submissions in the Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart Video...