Bridgestone

Bridgestone designs, manufactures and commercializes tires and rubber products for the automotive industry. Read more

Shuichi Ishibashi's photo - CEO of Bridgestone

CEO

Shuichi Ishibashi

CEO Approval Rating

73/100

Founded:

1931

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTokyo Stock Exchange5108

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Michelin is perceived as one of Bridgestone's biggest rivals. Michelin was founded in 1889 in Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne. Michelin is in the Automobile Parts field. Michelin generates $4.4B less revenue than Bridgestone.

Goodyear is Bridgestone's #2 rival. Goodyear is a Public company that was founded in 1898 in Akron, Ohio. Goodyear competes in the Automobile Parts field. Compared to Bridgestone, Goodyear has 76,036 fewer employees.

Continental is one of Bridgestone's top competitors. Continental's headquarters is in Hanover, Lower Saxony, and was founded in 1871. Like Bridgestone, Continental also operates in the Automobile Parts industry. Continental generates 154% of Bridgestone's revenue.

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Bridgestone Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$30.1B

Bridgestone's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 14.2B. Over the last two quarters, Bridgestone's revenue has grown by 33.8%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $7.5B; in Q2 2020, it was $5.6B.

Bridgestone Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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iTrack Solutions Business

Jun 2020

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undisclosed
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REIFF Reifen und Autotechnik GmbH

May 2020

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undisclosed
REIFF Reifen is an instore and online retailer of tires for the automotive industry.
Lube Mobile

Aug 2019

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undisclosed
Lube Mobile owns and operates a chain of mobile workshops that offers car repair and maintenance services.

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Telematics Business, TomTom

Jan 2019

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$1B
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Britannia Tyres

Sep 2018

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undisclosed
Britannia Tyres is a wholesale supplier of car accessories that includes exhausts, tires, batteries, MOTs and brakes.

These are all the companies that Bridgestone has acquired. Bridgestone has acquired 12 companies and its latest acquisition was iTrack Solutions Business in Jun 2020.

Bridgestone Funding History

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Bridgestone Investments

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NEXT Logistics is a road freight transportation company that provides forwarding and shipment tracking solutions for businesses.
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Feb 08, 2021
Corporate Round
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ClearMotion designs and develops road sensing electro-hydraulic seating systems for the automotive industry.
$115M
Dec 20, 2018
Series D
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These are all the companies that Bridgestone has invested in. Bridgestone has invested 12 companies and its latest investment was iTrack Solutions Business in Jun 2020.

Bridgestone News

June 16, 2021TechCrunch

Self-driving trucks startup Kodiak Robotics snags investment, partnership from Bridgestone

Tire-making giant Bridgestone has taken a minority stake in Kodiak Robotics, the Silicon Valley-based... See more »
June 15, 2021Rubber & Plastics News

Bridgestone selling synthetic rubber plant in China

Bridgestone has struck a deal to sell its ownership stake in Bridgestone (Huizhou) Synthetic Rubber C... See more »
June 15, 2021MarketScreener

Announces its Progress of Rebuilding Earning Power Based on Mid Term Business Plan (2021-2023) Restructuring Synthetic Rubber Business in China

(marketscreener.com) Bridgestone Announces its Progress of Rebuilding Earning Power Based on Mid Term... See more »
June 10, 2021Rubber & Plastics News

North American expansions timely for Bridgestone

Bridgestone recently completed capacity additions at several plants in North America-just in time to ... See more »
June 10, 2021FleetPoint

Bridgestone's slick response times at their 'best ever' levels

Bridgestone's 24/7 fleet service network is now operating at its best-ever levels according to bosses... See more »
June 8, 2021Rubber & Plastics News

Bridgestone donates to New Hampshire Boys & Girls Club chapter

"Boys & Girls Clubs of America is doing important work to address issues like food insecurity and hom... See more »
June 2, 2021Tire Review

Bridgestone Launches New Long-Haul Steer Tire

The company says the new tire is engineered to reduce operating costs by delivering ultra-high fuel e... See more »

Bridgestone Press Releases

December 4, 2020ASIA TODAY

Bridgestone Supports Singaporean Para-athlete on Journey to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

Dec 03, 2020Picture: On this International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPwD), dreams have been ... See more »
September 24, 2020ASIA TODAY

Bridgestone Asia Pacific wins Platinum for CSR Leadership, Gold Award for Best Community Programme at the 12th Annual Global CSR Awards 2020

Sep 24, 2020 Picture: • Bridgestone Asia Pacific Clinched Two Awards at the 12th Annual Global CSR A... See more »
March 10, 2020University Chronicle

2019 Year in Review

Originally published on TriplePundit2019 was a big year for corporate, executive and employee activis... See more »
March 5, 2020CSRwire

Bridgestone Named First Partner for First Video Game Designed to Celebrate Paralympic Athletes

Bridgestone newsBridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone), the world's largest tire and rubber company an... See more »
November 20, 2019PR Newswire

Bridgestone Brings First At-Scale Use of Recovered Carbon Black to Tire Market

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone) today announ... See more »
November 15, 2019Thailand Press Release News

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Thai Bridgestone Co., Ltd. emphasizes Thai youth#s innovation to drive Thailand free road accident an... See more »
November 5, 2019CSRwire

Bridgestone Tire and Rubber Expertise Supports Barrier-Less Bus Access in Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 Athlete Village

Bridgestone newsBridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone), the world's largest tire and rubber manufactur... See more »

Bridgestone Videos

April 7, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

"-THE JOURNEY OF KOSUKE HAGINO-" on YOUTUBE

April 2, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

"PCA! 86 !! POTENZA" on YOUTUBE

March 23, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

"BATTLAX SPORT TOURING T32 PV_Short Ver." on YOUTUBE

March 10, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

" 100 100" on YOUTUBE

March 8, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

" 100 15" on YOUTUBE

February 26, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

"2(AT)RE-71RS" on YOUTUBE

February 25, 2021Bridgestone Youtube Channel

" 100 30" on YOUTUBE

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Bridgestone Headquarters

1-1, Kyobashi 3-chome

Chuo-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture104-8340

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Bridgestone designs, manufactures and commercializes tires and rubber products for the automotive industry. Bridgestone was founded in 1931. Bridgestone's headquarters is located in Chuo-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture, JP 104-8340. Bridgestone's CEO, Shuichi I...

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Bridgestone's CEO, Shuichi Ishibashi, currently has an approval rating of 73%. Bridgestone's primary competitors are Michelin, Goodyear & Continental.

Frequently Asked Questions about Bridgestone

  1. When was Bridgestone founded?

    Bridgestone was founded in 1931
  2. Who is Bridgestone's CEO?

    Bridgestone's CEO is Shuichi Ishibashi
  3. How much revenue does Bridgestone generate?

    Bridgestone generates $30.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Bridgestone have?

    Bridgestone has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Bridgestone's headquarters?

    Bridgestone's headquarters is in Chuo-ku Tōkyō Prefecture, JP
  1. How many employees does Bridgestone have?

    Bridgestone has 138,036 employees
  2. What sector does Bridgestone operate in?

    Bridgestone is in Automobile Parts, Automobile Manufacturers
  3. Who are Bridgestone's competitors?

    Bridgestone's top competitors are Michelin, Goodyear, Continental
  4. Who has Bridgestone invested in?

    Bridgestone's has invested in companies such as NEXT Logistics, ClearMotion