Scottish firm R&J Strang Tyre Services has been bought by Continental Tyre Group to strengthen its commercial fleet offering across the UK and Ireland.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has criticised the Government for not including commercial vans in new tyre safety standards.
The Government says that the new rules on tyres could come into force as early as 2020.
FORS has released a new tyre management guide outlining best practice that can help reduce tyre wear, increase vehicle safety and reduce a vehicle’s environmental impact.
Bakery brand Warburtons has appointed Goodyear Tyres to supply premium tyres to its UK fleet of 906 tractor units, trailers rigid trucks and vans.
European tyre manufacturer Apollo Vredestein was a key sponsor at the second annual FTA Logistics Awards this month.
Scottish Borders Council is to fit Michelin’s XDW Ice Grip tyres across its fleet of 32 gritters.
Princebuild is rolling out Michelin’s CrossClimate+ and Agilis CrossClimate tyres across its entire 180 cars and vans.
Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd has replaced its former tyre pressure monitoring system with ContiPressureCheck from Continental Tyres.
Michelin Group has acquired truck tyre supplier and service provider Tructyre Fleet Management, which has 26 service centres across the UK.
All 10 NHS ambulance services in England have signed a first-choice policy, alongside those of Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Tyre pressure monitoring specialist TyrePal has been awarded accredited supplier status by the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme.
Bridgestone has expanded its Retorque wheel safety and security app to cover the commercial vehicle operator market.
Tyre pressure monitoring specialist TyrePal has launched a CANbus tyre pressure monitoring system designed for use in buses and commercial vehicles.
TyrePal has launched its new range of tyre pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) for commercial vehicles.
Michelin has reported that demand for truck tyres on the UK replacement market is continuing to show a steady shift to 315/70 R 22.5 fitments.
Heron Foods has seen its tyre running costs and related downtime drop ‘dramatically’ after appointing ATS Euromaster to supply and manage its tyres on a fixed‐price contract.
TyrePal is launching a new tyre pressure monitoring system to help OEM trailer builders and fleet operators tackle the problem of tyre blowouts on trailers.
TyrePal is to demonstrate two of its tyre pressure monitoring systems at the CV Show next month.
TW Services is using a new online portal from Michelin to access tyre promotions and reduce costs.