Bridgestone announces temporary phased shutdown of manufacturing facilities in North America and Latin America

Mar 19, 2020   Tier Suppliers

Bridgestone Americas has announced a temporary phased shutdown of its manufacturing facilities in North America and Latin America.

The temporary shutdown will begin the weekend of March 21 with all facilities planning to resume normal operations on or before Sunday, April 12. The company will continue to monitor the situation closely and adjust response plans and activities as necessary.

 

The company has sufficient supply of product to meet customer demand and its distribution centres, plant warehouses and logistics teams will continue to fill orders, but is executing this temporary shutdown to align supply to the predicted demand in the market. 

 

As the company carefully monitors the coronavirus situation, it is continuing to take action in all aspects of operations to ensure the health and safety of our employees while also addressing the needs of customers and the market.  

Don't miss out

Be the first to know about the latest news in the automotive and transportation industry, through our weekly mailer and bi-monthly publications.

Subscribe
Three6Zero
Automotive Purchasing and Supply Chain
New Mobility
Automotive Global Awards
Automotive Leaders Summit
Future Logistics
Automotive Purchasing and Supply Chain | Three6Zero Ltd© 2004-2020