Tires: Bridgestone/Firestone

Name: Bridgestone/Firestone

Products: Tires

Manufactured In: Joliette, Quebec

Where to Buy: Dealers across Canada


Canadian Owned: No

While Bridgestone is not a Canadian company, it is a significant employer in Joliette, Quebec. The facility in Joliette employs around 1,300 people and manufactures 17,000 tires for cars and light trucks per day.

Bridgestone is one of the world leaders in developing innovative tire technologies and the company is continuously investing in research and development. This work has resulted in, for example, winter tires with better grip, tires that enhance fuel economy, and safety innovations. In addition to tires, Bridgestone also makes other products including industrial and building materials.

In Canada, Bridgestone tires are widely available across the country. You can find your nearest location here.