Leading tyre brands Bridgestone and Goodyear have introduced new products designed to cut costs for CV operators. Bridgestone officially launched its new fuel efficient R-STEER 001 and R-DRIVE 001 tyres at a series of dealer roadshows, which also featured input from Bridgestone’s long term customer Ryder, reinforcing the message that by working in partnership both the operator and tyre supplier benefit. Both new tyres, which will ultimately replace the highly successful R297 and M729, have been developed in response to […]
Stuart Jackson has been appointed as business development director for northern Europe at Bridgestone.
It is now five years since the credit crunch plunged Europe into deep recession. MT editor Steve Hobson went to Michelin HQ in Clermont-Ferrand to find out how the super-premium tyre maker is weathering the storm.
Saint-Gobain knew it needed a joined-up approach to driver agency requirements, so it turned to Driver Exchange and together they proved to the judges a successful use of technology