Commercial Tires and Fleet Service

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DISPELLING RETREAD MYTHS – Facts vs Fiction – ENVIRONMENTLY FRIENDLY There are many misconceptions surrounding the retreading industry but questioning whether retreads are environmentally friendly is a tough fight to defend. Using retread tire products is not being environmentally friendly. FICTION That statement is very much fiction. There is no question about the environmental benefits… Read More


fleet calculators

RABEN TIRE INTRODUCES COMMERCIAL FLEET CALCULATORS Raben Tire is excited to introduce their new commercial fleet tools for rabentire.com – three new fleet tire calculators built with their customer’s needs in mind. These tools assist customers with everyday calculations that help them better make the right fleet tire decisions and cost analysis for their fleet.… Read More


Retread

DISPELLING RETREAD MYTHS – Facts vs Fiction – POPULARITY Misconceptions surrounding the retreading industry are very abundant. Public perception is that retread tires are less safe than new tires so confidence in the retread industry would be minimal. Retreads are not popular in any industry because of the lack of confidence in safety.  FICTION Retread… Read More


retread safety

DISPELLING RETREAD MYTHS – Fact vs Fiction – SAFETY There are many misconceptions surrounding the retreading industry. Unlike retreads of many years ago, today’s retreads have strong industry requirements, sophisticated technology, demanding quality control and no manual equipment. The worn tire is buffed away and a new tread is bound to the tire body (casing)… Read More


Your fleet’s tires are crucial to your success. Quality tires can keep your vehicles on the road for longer, ensuring you can meet your customer’s stringent deadlines. So, when it comes time to outfit your trucks with a new set, you want to make sure they have the best tires. For fleet managers, the bottom… Read More


Rain or shine, sleet or snow, your fleet needs to ready to roll all year round. Preventative maintenance and keeping up on regularly servicing your company trucks, vans and vehicles is the best way to your fleet running at full force. Obviously, as issues with vehicles occur they need to be taken care of as… Read More


commercial vehicle winter storage

When the weather gets cold and the snow starts falling, some companies, like landscapers and certain repair companies, may say ‘see ya next year’ as they retire their fleet vehicles for the winter. However, winter vehicle storage isn’t as simple as putting them in a garage and waiting until next year – that is, unless… Read More


Winter is not a fun time to be on the road. Because of the elements or drivers, navigating the roads can be trickier. Accidents are more common. On top of it all, the cold can cause damage and wear and tear to vehicles on its own, even for the safest drivers. However, for many vehicle… Read More


There are a lot of different expenses that go into keeping a commercial vehicle fleet of trucks, vans and cars well-maintained and running year-round. Things like fuel costs, oil changes, care and maintenance for everything else under the hood, insurance and tire changes – at the end of the year, all these expenses can add… Read More


It is the job of a fleet manager to ensure the safety, efficiency, and profitability of their fleet. Rising costs impact every aspect of business, including transportation.  Taking care of your fleet is the best thing a business can do to get the most out of every trip and every gallon. Being consistent with regular… Read More