Tiger Wheel & Tyre Partners with Wheel Collision™ to Offer Expert Wheel Straightening and Repair to OEM Standards

Wheels, especially aftermarket alloy wheels, are more than just functional, they can be an asset to your vehicle, both from a performance and an aesthetic point of view. Really good wheels can also be pricey to replace, which is why Tiger Wheel & Tyre, South Africa’s best-loved and most trusted wheel and tyre brand, has […]

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THE DUNLOP BRAND CELEBRATES 130 YEARS

Multi-award winning tyre brand Dunlop, manufactured by Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA), kicks off its 130-year birthday celebrations across South Africa in October this year. The Dunlop brand is known for its impressive history in the tyre industry, pioneering ground-breaking innovations and developing quality products that consumers know and continue to trust. Speaking on the […]

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Big changes ahead for the tyre industry

Technology-driven change will radically change all aspects of tyre design and production, to the benefit of drivers. By Dries Lottering, Manufacturing Renewal Executive, Bridgestone South Africa Much of the innovation in manufacturing will soon become synonymous with the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), and the impact that robotics, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things will […]

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Sumitomo Rubber South Africa partners with ‘Part Worn Africa’ initiative to champion Tyre Safety

As South Africa commemorates Transport Month in October and a few days after the Global Road Safety Partnership’s (GRSP) “Africa Road Safety 2018” gathering in Cape Town from 23 to 24 October 2018 – Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands, has taken up the mantle as continental custodian […]

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Beware of unscrupulous traders selling off expired tyres as new

Tyres have a five-year warranty expiry date. “Most vehicle owners probably don’t know this fact and wouldn’t even consider it to be an issue,” says Jakkie Olivier, CEO of the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI), “however, there have been incidents brought to our attention where unscrupulous traders have sold expired tyres to unsuspecting customers.” He […]

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“SA landfill sites a ticking time bomb”

Economic development, population growth and rapid urbanisation continues to contribute to an increase in waste generation, placing continued pressure on South Africa’s landfill sites. The Department of Environmental Affairs (“DEA”) says 98 million tonnes of waste is deposited across South Africa’s 826 landfill sites every year. The government’s ambition is to have a zero waste […]

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Sumitomo Rubber South Africa wins KZN Exporter of the Year Award

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands, has yet again been awarded the prestigious KZN Exporter of the Year Award title, for their entry in the “Large” company category. Award winners were announced at the 2018 KZN Exporter of the Year Award Banquet held at the iNkosi […]

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Goodyear South Africa Recognised as a Certified Top Employer 2019

Goodyear South Africa has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2019 for excellence in employee conditions. Organisations certified as Top Employers dedicate themselves to providing the very best work atmosphere for employees to allow them to develop their careers and develop the business with a progressive ‘people-first’ approach. This […]

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Continental Tyre SA certified Top Employer for second year in a row

2019 Top Employer certification undertaken by the Top Employers Institute in The Netherlands Recognises leading employers around the world that provide excellent employee conditions, nurture and develop talent PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 5 October 2018 – Continental Tyre South Africa has been certified as a Top Employer for the second consecutive year by the Top […]

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