Michelin Tires is the world leading tire manufacturer and has helped to advance the mobility of goods and people for over 120 years. From the very beginning, the Michelin name has meant innovation. Now with an absolute dedication to improving sustainable mobility, including global road safety, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle - planes, cars, trucks and bikes, construction machinery, farm equipment and even the space shuttle.
Michelin is provides jobs to more than 111,000 citizens worldwide - 20% of those in North America alone. Headquartered in Greenville, SC, Michelin North America operates 18 major manufacturing plants in 16 locations.
Michelin Fun Fact: The Michelin Man, a figure now recognized worldwide, first appeared to great success in 1898. Even today the living man of tires continues to evolve with the Michelin brand.