Fleet

How can wheel alignment benefit your fleet operation? The number one and two operating expenses in over-the-road transportation are fuel and tires.  Both are typically perceived as hard to control.  Routine wheel alignment is the most effective way to control tire costs and can impact fuel costs as well.  Between 70 and 80 percent of… Read More


  A truck wheel refinishing program is an important part of many fleet’s regular maintenance.  There are many reasons to have a program.  We partner on wheel refinishing programs with some of the largest, most successful fleets in the country.  These fleets experience the value. Just like how an organized and successful retread tire program,… Read More


One fact about the Retreading of Commercial Truck Tires that is almost impossible to dispute is that Retreading is Economically Friendly.  We know that retread tires are environmentally friendly, safe, and reliable but retread tires have also proven to be very economically friendly. Saving natural resource expenses converts to savings at the fleet-level. These savings go… Read More


Semi in motion

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


Reduce vehicle fleet expenses

Maintaining the condition of your fleet of vehicles is important, but so is your bottom line. For businesses that utilize a fleet of vehicles, these vehicles often account for a large chunk of monthly, quarterly or yearly expenses. Naturally, finding ways to reduce or minimize fleet expenses are always appreciated. While there is no way… 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