DUNLOP HOSTS WARRIOR WOMAN EVENT

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop tyre brand, hosted the Dunlop Warrior Woman Event at the Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom on Thursday, 30 August 2018. The event, attended by more than 30 female social media influencers, was the culmination of the digital Dunlop Warrior Woman campaign. The campaign, which highlighted […]

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2018 Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank boasts record attendance and thrills for show visitors at annual motoring extravaganza.

The Festival of Motoring, held from the 31 August to 2 September, proved bigger and better than ever before. The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit hosted the third annual festival since 2016. The only national, industry-supported auto show, drew a record attendance of 67 218 visitors over the three public event days with 27 motoring brands represented. […]

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Dunlop sponsors adventurers’ African expedition

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (PTY) LTD (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop tyre brand, will again sponsor the adventure duo Peter van Kets and Jacques Marais on their quest to push the limits into Africa on their 2018 expedition. “The Beyond the Rift Valley expedition sees world-renowned professional adventurer Peter van Kets, photo-journalist Jacques Marais […]

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Johannesburg – TRENTYRE CONTINUES IN QUEST TO KEEP FLEETS MOVING

The last few years have been tough for the commercial transport industry and tyre Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) but this has not hindered Goodyear’s continuing commitment to introducing innovative solutions to all of their customers around the world. Just over a year ago, Trentyre, a subsidiary owned by Goodyear South Africa, introduced FleetFirst – a […]

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GOODYEAR SOUTH AFRICA HAS A NEW HOME

JOHANNESBURG, August 30, 2018 – As Goodyear celebrates ‘120 Years of Innovation’ in 2018, the South Africa entity also celebrates moving to its new Head Office at the Hertford Office Park in Midrand. Goodyear South Africa has consolidated its Johannesburg based offices to support the Company’s business strategy of business simplification, increased efficiencies and enabling […]

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Bridgestone South Africa new office construction commences

Bridgestone South Africa laid their branded brick on Friday, to mark the construction of its new head offices in the sought-after Waterfall City development in Midrand. The brick-laying ceremony was attended by Bridgestone SA’s CEO Gavin Young and staff, the developer Abland and owners Pod and Tadvest Commercial who couldn’t contain their excitement with this […]

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Ladysmith Suppliers Vie for Business with Global Tyre Manufacturer

Local Ladysmith companies are being given the opportunity to potentially do business with tyre manufacturer Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (PTY) LTD (SRSA), which has been progressing with a multi-billion-rand investment into its Ladysmith manufacturing plant since 2014. SRSA – manufacturer of the popular Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands – recently hosted the first of […]

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Bridgestone South Africa bolsters operations with key appointments

Bridgestone has announced key appointments to strengthen its operations and the implementation of its business strategy.  Sales Yugan Moodley has joined Bridgestone South Africa in the capacity of Sales Director. He brings with him significant experience that spans over 25 years in the industrial sector which among other things, includes creating new business models and […]

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Firenza team up with Ashfraco for a new sales presence in Egypt

Having already firmly established itself as a prominent Contract Tyre Supplier in Asia and Europe. Singapore based Firenza has now taken a further step forward to further promote their increasingly popular ranges of tyres and superior SSW (Stamford Sport Wheels) alloy wheels in the Middle East and Northern Africa with the recent opening of their […]

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Sumitomo donates close to R100k for R67 for Mandela campaign

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (PTY) LTD (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop, Falken and Sumitomo Tyres brands, came out in full support of the R67 for Mandela campaign which set out to assist hardworking and underfunded students to complete their studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. The tyre manufacturing giant – which has its headquarters […]

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