The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has begun a crackdown on tyres that are more than 10 years old.
Stapleton’s Tyre Services has achieved an extra 20,000 miles out of its new Michelin Agilis Cross Climate tyres, compared to its previous policy.
Henderson Group has switched to Continental Tyres’ Conti360 fleet management programme for three years.
Conti360° Fleet Services network will merge with Bandvulc Key Partners fleet services under a new unified 360° brand.
Avon has launched the AV12, a new van tyre designed to improve fuel efficiency.
Michelin has refunded fleet operators for 1,391 tyres since launching its accidental tyre damage guarantee.
Goodyear Tyres has been appointed by Abbey Logistics to supply tyres in a three-year deal, aiming to cut provision and maintenance costs.
By Paul Smith, commercial manager at Winton
Anglian Water is reporting increased uptime and cost savings from trialling Michelin’s Agilis CrossClimate van tyre.
Apollo Vredestein has been announced as a partner to FTA’s Van Excellence scheme
The DfT has agreed to work with MWheels to investigate ways in which the HGV Inspection Manual’s section on wheels can be enhanced to improve vehicle safety.
Andrew French has been appointed as Michelin’s director of services and solutions for the UK, Ireland and Nordics.
Wheely Safe has appointed Steve Jackson as managing director and Andy Congrave as sales director.
Michelin Tyre’s B2B division has welcomed Chris Smith as sales director and Helen Ratcluff as marketing director for the UK and Ireland.
John Lewis speaks to industry professionals to offer fleets some guidance and asks which is best, cheap upfront or longer life?
Tyre, brake, clutch and road surface wear also play a significant part in the production of microscopic particles that can invade the body’s vital organs. By James Gordon
By developing a tyre-management strategy, Ashcourt Group has saved 20% on running costs with local Continental tyres dealer, Adams Tyres.
Continental has released a new digital tyre-monitoring platform with Vodafone called ContiConnect.
Ocado has selected Bridgestone as its new tyre supplier, fitting its entire home delivery fleet with Blizzak W810 all-season tyres.
By Mark Lovett, head of commercial vehicles at LeasePlan UK