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Tire Review

Omni Wins Enterprise 50 Award

By Tire review Staff

By Tire Review Staff, Omni United has received the 2015 Enterprise 50 Award. This is the third year the company has been given this honor. “We are deeply honored and proud to be receiving the Enterprise 50 Award for the third year running. At Omni United we have always believed in challenging convention and our … Continue reading Omni Wins Enterprise 50 Award

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Tire Business

Omni United buys Calif. wholesaler

By Bruce Davis, Special Projects Reporter

COMMERCE, Calif.—International tire distributor Omni United Pte. Ltd. has acquired Interstate Tire Distributor (ITD), a Commerce-based wholesaler with six locations in four Western states, and is evaluating sites on the West Coast for a mixing warehouse to help improve distribution efficiencies. The Singapore-based company also said it is expanding the scope of its Timberland SUV/light … Continue reading Omni United buys Calif. wholesaler

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The Guardian

The journey towards more sustainable rubber leads to Russian dandelions

By Hannah Gould

By Hannah Gould, The life of a tyre begins with the rubber tree in south-east Asia, which produces around 90% of the world’s natural rubber supply. The tyre industry consumes around 70% of all natural rubber grown because it offers performance qualities, such as resistance and load-bearing capability, unmatched by synthetic alternatives. Increasing car ownership … Continue reading The journey towards more sustainable rubber leads to Russian dandelions

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Ethical Corporation

Collaboration focus: Timberland and Omni United turning tyres into shoes

By Elina Yumasheva

By Elina Yumasheva, Q&A with Atlanta McIlwraith, senior manager of community engagement at Timberland Atlanta McIlwraith, senior manager, community engagement at Timberland spoke with me about Sustainable Development Goals, the role of business in COP21, traceability and, challenges of measuring business impacts. Atlanta also shared the work with Omni United and the symbiotic relationships between … Continue reading Collaboration focus: Timberland and Omni United turning tyres into shoes

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Hard Working Trucks

Timberland puts Recycled Tires on your Feet

By Tom Jackson

By Tom Jackson, Timberland, the same people who make outdoor clothing and footwear, came up with a program which turns their brand of tires into outsoles for many of the styles of shoes and boots they make. Timberland sells a variety of tires, all manufactured in the U.S., and at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) … Continue reading Timberland puts Recycled Tires on your Feet

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Tire Review

#SEMA/GTE: Omni United Showcases Timberland, Radar Brands

By Tire Review Staff

Omni United is showcasing its newly launched Timberland A/T tire at this week’s SEMA Show/Global Tire Expo (booth #43209). Additionally, the company’s booth features its Timberland Cross line and Radar brand of tires. The Timberland A/T is designed to provide off-road capabilities and rugged looks without sacrificing on-road manners, Omni said. The tire features stabilizer … Continue reading #SEMA/GTE: Omni United Showcases Timberland, Radar Brands

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Modern Tire Dealer

2015 Global Tire Expo: New Tires from Omni United

By MTD

Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd. is showcasing two new tires at the 2015 Global Tire Expo: The Timberland A/T and the Radar Renegade R7 M/T. The tires will be on display at Booth No. 43209 in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. A $150,000 customized 2015 Urban Warrior Land Rover Defender — … Continue reading 2015 Global Tire Expo: New Tires from Omni United

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Equipment World

Treads and Threads: Timberland puts the Rubber under your Truck and your Feet in Recycling, Rewards Program

By Tom Jackson

Trucks need traction, so do your feet. Timberland, the same people who make outdoor clothing and footwear, came up with a program to turn their brand of tires into outsoles for many of the styles of shoes and boots they make. Timberland sells a variety of tires, all manufactured in the United States. At the … Continue reading Treads and Threads: Timberland puts the Rubber under your Truck and your Feet in Recycling, Rewards Program

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Four Wheeler Network

12 Crazy Tire Treads from the 2015 SEMA Show

By Christian Hazel

By Christian Hazel, Brand Manager, Four Wheel Tires are one of the things any die-hard four-wheeler goes all gooey over. It’s exciting when a tire company unveils a new tread design. Will it work? Will it flop? Is it gimmicky? Is it ugly? Is it cool? Most of those questions are answered after we get … Continue reading 12 Crazy Tire Treads from the 2015 SEMA Show

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Tire Review

Omni Launches New Radar RW Winter Tires

By Tire Review Staff

Omni United has launched a new Radar RW line of winter tires for the North American market. The new winter tire line-up includes three products: the Radar RW-5, the RW-5+ and the RW-5S. All of the tires have similar block placement, siping density and construction for winter performance, while both the RW-5+ and the RW-5’s tread … Continue reading Omni Launches New Radar RW Winter Tires