Poultry supplier Faccenda Foods has awarded truck tyre retreader Bandvulc with a contract extention. The extention, which runs to March 2019, will take Bandvulc’s partnership with Faccenda Foods into its 11th year. The deal sees BVPlus+, the firm’s fleet management division, deliver tyre management services to Faccenda’s fleet of 166 trucks and 190 trailers. Bandvulc regional sales director, Perry Buckley, said: “All the team at Bandvulc are thrilled to have extended this contract a further two years.” He added that […]
Import tariffs of up to £60 per tyre imposed by the EU on Chinese-made tyres in May this year have “shaken up” the UK truck tyre market according to Bridgestone.
Chester-based third party logistics provider Great Bear Distribution has said it “performed well” last year after raising turnover by over 12% and pre-tax profit by nearly 8%.
Tyre maker Bridgestone is training prisoners at HMP Feathestone to be truck tyre fitters to help equip them with the skills needed for a career in the industry after they complete their sentences.