In order to drive further technical improvements and leverage on synergies in the global technical setup, STARCO and Kenda are combining the two technical teams in Europe.
The Commercial Tyre Business Breaking News section brings you the latest stories emanating from the commercial tyre and fleet management industries.
Pirelli Donates 100,000 Euros to COVID-19 Fight
Pirelli, in light of the present Covid-19 emergency, has decided to cancel the production and launch of the 2021 Pirelli Calendar.
Nokian Tyres Temporarily Close Down Factories
Due to the impacts of COVID-19, Nokian Tyres will temporarily cease production at its factories to guarantee the health and safety of its employees.
Michelin Praised for “Invaluable” Support by TP Niven
The Fleet Engineer for transport and storage specialist TP Niven has praised Michelin for its role in ensuring his vehicles can operate at maximum utilisation during these unprecedented times.
UK CV Manufacturing Falls 13.6% in February as Coronavirus Grips Sector
UK commercial vehicle production declined -13.6% in February, with 7,980 vans, trucks and buses manufactured, according to the latest figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
Bridgestone Announces Production Slowdown Across European Production Facilities
Bridgestone EMIA has announced that its plants across its European manufacturing network will be either temporarily closing or reducing production, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hankook Enhances Shareholder Value
Hankook has announced in a board resolution that it intends to increase its shareholder value as well as the financial strength and competitiveness of the company. The company intends to take various measures to protect the rights of its shareholders and increase the value of the company.
New Alliance 321 Plus R-4 Bias Strong Option for Backhoe and Compact Wheel Loaders
Alliance Tire Group (ATG) has announced the release of the Alliance 321 Plus, a new series of heavy-duty tires for backhoe and compact wheel loaders.
Pirelli Suspends Tyre Production in Italy
Pirelli has announced that in light of the Covid-19 emergency and taking into account new government indications, it has suspended the production of tyres at its Italian factories in Settimo Torinese and Bollate.
Kwik Fit Wins Six-Year Contract With Lex Autolease
Kwik Fit has announced the agreement of a major deal with Lex Autolease, a vehicle contract hire and leasing provider.