Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. has made the following changes to its array of corporate officers and other executives. All roles are effective 1 November.
Tetsua Kuze is now corporate officer and general manager of Toyo’s DT Planning Division, DT Business Group Headquarters, DT Strategy and Planning Dept. and DT Business Group. Kuze had previously been senior corporate officer and general manager of the administrative division as well as general manager of the Corporate Planning Division overseeing corporate purchasing division headquarters. He remains deputy general manager, Seismic Isolation Rubber Division
The Board of Directors at Toyo Tire & Rubber today resolved to hold an Extraordinary Meeting of Shareholders on 12 November in order to present its candidates for the positions of chairman and president. Shareholders will vote on whether to approve Katsumi Komaguchi as the company’s new chairman and Takashi Shimizu as its president.
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co.’s share plummeted by the most in four years this week after the company revealed that a rubber product it sold as a building material for protecting against earthquakes failed to meet the necessary certification. The news, which was released in an official statement on 13 March, revealed that that its […]
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. has reported 2014 consolidated business results showing net sales of 393,782 million yen (£2.146 billion; 2.899 billion euros, US$3.305 billion), up 6.4 per cent compared with 2013. Operating income amounted to 47,510 million yen (£259.657 million; 349.804 million euros; $398.756 million), a 27.6 per cent up on 2013. However, the fastest increase was in the net income category where the full-year total of 31,240 million yen (£170.281 million; 230.012 million euros; $262.2 million) was up a huge 169.4 per compared with a year ago.
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. is to produce a film called “Driven to perform. To SAN SIRO” linking clips produced by fans from around the world into a movie to be shown during AC Milan Serie A home games. As a Premium Sponsor, Toyo Tires will make the film to promote support for AC […]