Bridgestone Announces Price Increases

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions announces it will increase prices on its off-road and Continuum products.

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Bridgestone Americas Commercial Solutions (BACS), a business of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, announces that effective January 1, 2012, it will increase base prices on Bridgestone, Firestone and Continuum off-road tire products and Continuum pre-cure tread rubber and related retreading materials by 15% in the United States and 10% in Canada. Individual increases will vary by channel.

“We are committed to providing our customers with products of the highest possible quality and value,” says Kurt Danielson, President, BACS. “While we make every effort to absorb rising costs, increases related to market conditions, supply pressures, global competition and manufacturing expenses have made these adjustments necessary at this time."