70% OF FLOOR SPACE FOR THE TIRE COLOGNE SOLD TYRE MANUFACTURERS TO HAVE MAJOR PRESENCE

Hall planning with new details – future mobility as a special accent – market study provides interesting insights The structure of THE TIRE COLOGNE is taking shape for the second edition from 9 to 12 June 2020. A good nine months prior to the opening of the fair, nearly 70 percent of the planned exhibition […]

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European wholesalers invade Asian tyre show for new non Chinese partnerships

The bi-annual Tyrexpo Asia Show was recently held in Singapore and it was perhaps surprising at just how many European based tyre companies were exhibiting at the event which is traditionally for the Asian market sector. In total there were seventeen (17) businesses actively showcasing their products and services during the three day show from […]

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Strong focus on innovation, skills development and “buy local” at upcoming Automechanika Johannesburg

There will be three major focus areas at this year’s Automechanika Johannesburg. The trade fair for the automotive aftermarket takes place at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from 18-21 September 2019. Each of the first three days is being dedicated to a specific focus area: innovation on the Wednesday, skills development on the Thursday and “buy local” […]

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Petlas’s new tire “PT-TRAC” shines at SIMA Show

Leading Turkish tire manufacturer Petlas unveiled its new tire, PT-TRAC this Sunday at SIMA Show, one of Europe’s leading agricultural trade fairs. The new product attracted a great deal of attention from the visitors and the early reviews claimed that with PT-TRAC, Petlas may well change the European agricultural tire landscape in the near future. […]

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Magna’s Vacu-Lug partnership is announced

Magna Tyres primary aim at the Hillhead Show was to announce its new UK distribution partnership for its Magana OTR, Port Handling and MTP OTR tyres with tyre supplier and retreader – Vacu-Lug. Magna’s extensive product portfolio includes tyres and solutions from E2/L2 through to L5 for heavy duty applications for the construction and mining […]

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Pirelli win Innovation award at Tire Technology Expo 2018

Pirelli has been chosen as the winner of the 2018 Tire technology International Award for Innovation and Excellence as recognition of the company’s strategic focus on high-value premium products incorporating the creation of Prometeon and a renewed commitment to research and development with the University of Milan resulting in the launch of the Connesso ‘connected’ […]

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A new level of excellence for Automated Tread Label systems

The Tire Technology Expo 2018 in Germany this week continues to present exciting new innovative developments for the tyre industry such as the all-new updated Chromaffix tread label automation system from Computype. The system has been specially designed to seamlessly integrate with existing manufacturing workflows and continually print and apply branded tread labels to tyres. […]

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Innovation Award winners announced

[caption id="attachment_3654" align="alignright" width="330"]2 Innovation awardsL-R – Philip Lutz (Monroe), Francois Mouton (Jackhub), Sean Muller (Qwerty), Sean Towsen (Bosch), Carel Venter (Walcom), Quintin Brass (Wise Cracks).[/caption]Winners of Automechanika Johannesburg 2017’s Innovation Awards competition were announced at a presentation ceremony at the trade fair’s opening at Nasrec.

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