G&S Tyre Services Appointed as Linglong Distributor

The Al Dobowi Group, U.K. distributor of Linglong TBR tyres, has announced a new distribution partnership with Essex based G&S Tyre Services. G&S, who have developed a reputation for providing an exemplary level of service to the U.K. fleet market, will be marketing the Linglong brand alongside the company’s Bandag retread manufacturing facilities.

Established in 1975, Shandong Linglong is now one of the world’s ‘Top 20’ leading tyre producers with a capacity of several million truck and bus radial tyres manufactured at its modern production facilities located in north-east China.

Gary Short, Managing Director of G&S Tyre Services Ltd. commented: “We recognise the quality of Linglong as one of the up-and-coming brands in the U.K. tyre market and as a leading Asian tyre manufacturer with impressive global reach. We are confident that our customers will be attracted by this new arrangement with Linglong, producing a high quality product at a price level to benefit any cost-conscious operator”.

Mr. KK Singh, European TBR Tyre Sales Manager for Al Dobowi, added: “We are delighted to partner with G&S Tyre Services. As one of Asia’s leading TBR tyre producers, Linglong’s range is ideally suited to a quality tyre operation with such excellent retreading capabilities”.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Commercial Tyre Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyre & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.

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