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Bridgestone published its 2019-2020 Sustainability Report highlighting its new growth strategy as well as its efforts to contribute to the realization of a sustainable society. In this report, Bridgestone reveals New Mid-term Environmental Targets – Milestone 2030 – aiming to accelerate the company’s ambition toward “decoupling” to further reduce its environmental impact.  

iTrack is a globally-preferred provider of tyre management solutions for the off-the-road vehicle market. The strategic acquisition strengthens Bridgestone's complete solutions portfolio for mining customers around the world. iTrack's tyre pressure monitoring system captures accurate, real-time tyre data and live vehicle location tracking information. 

The company has implemented measures of all kinds, such as modifying protocols, creating external certifications and an increase in communication. Throughout the state of alarm, the company has stood by its clients, but has maintained minimal services to guarantee mobility. 

With the AGRIMAX range of radial tyres, using the most sophisticated technology, BKT is responding to the demand from modern agriculture, where respecting the land is one of the key parameters of sustainability. 

Michelin introduces Michelin TRAILXBIB, the agricultural tyre for trailers and farming equipment that combines duration with soil protection. 

PCL continues to strengthen its expert team with the appointment of Aaron Williams as Senior Buyer.

 

The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market declined -24.8% in June, as lockdown measures eased and businesses began to return to work, according to the latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

Michelin is urging farmers to pay close attention to the health and condition of their tyres as they head into the harvest season.

Bridgestone Corporation has  announced its new Mid-Long Term Business Strategy Framework, which sets forth a forward-looking vision to provide social value and customer value as a sustainable solutions company towards 2050 and beyond.

Continental is reorganising the passenger and truck tyres replacement businesses in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa under the leadership of Philipp von Hirschheydt, former head of the passenger tyres replacement business in the EMEA region.

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