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In January 2022, Trelleborg Wheel Systems will increase prices on all segments by an additional 10%.

Trelleborg Wheel Systems joined forces with Spanish goalkeeper, Santi Cañizares, the El Sueño de Vicky Foundation and oncologist Dr Felisa Vázquez for a festive “Christmas Match” to raise awareness and funds for juvenile cancer research. 

Tony Mailing, Bandvulc Operations Director, confirms that all rubber that comes into its Ivybridge base is ready and waiting to be reused.

The Italian truck market has seen further falls of 18.3% and 8.9%, respectively, with towed vehicles also dropping by 15.3% and 7% for consecutive months. However, buses have marked a crucial recovery, with an enormous 48.7% fall in October, followed by a healthy 12.7% increase for November, in figures released by the Associazione Nazionale Filiera Industria Automobilistica (ANIFA).

The LAMMA Show is the latest trade show to be affected by the epidemic that continues to cause last-minute changes in the trade fair calendar.

Magna Tyres has acquired Australian-based Fennell Tyres in a major expansion step for the Dutch suppliers.

The radial tyre with mud and snow credentials BKT says is the ideal choice for agricultural operators for the winter season.

The Pneus do Alcaide Santeira centre has signed to become a part of Vulco in the second major centre for Vulco in Portugal, which, in turn, is part of Goodyear’s flagship network. In addition, Vulco’s first centre, Pneus do Alcaide Bendita has put up new signage with the Vulco brand as top billing.

Goodyear Iberia’s industrial vehicle department has organised the first OTR tyre fitting training course, as the company looks to stress the importance of improving safety during the tyre fitment process. Given the complexity of these tyres which are characterised by large dimensions and heavy weights, training is key in the sector to avoid accidents, injuries and unforeseen downtime.

The new VanContact A/S Ultra Continental tyre has been designed to meet the needs of fleet operators, with enhanced sustainability, better mileage and durability on the road.

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