Tyre manufacturers Bridgestone and Pirelli have closed factories due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Bridgestone has supported staff development and training for people with National Tyres and Autocare.
Bridgestone Europe has completed the acquisition of TomTom Telematics for €910 million after passing the relevant regulatory stages and receiving full approval from TomTom’s shareholders.
Bridgestone Europe and Iris Capital have announced a deal to investigate and invest in new mobility services and digital technologies across Europe, the Middle-East and Africa.
Bridgestone Europe has entered into an agreement with TomTom to acquire its telematics business for a cash consideration of €910 million (£800 million).
New research from Highways England and Bridgestone shows almost three quarters of motorway tyre-related incidents could be prevented if drivers carried out simple checks.
Bridgestone has announced a price increase across its entire product range of up to 8%.
Bridgestone is urging the Government to have a rethink over proposals to change MOT testing laws on new cars.
Tyre-related breakdowns for Ryder customers have fallen by 28% following the introduction of a range of initiatives aimed at maximising fleet uptime and lowering running costs.
Bridgestone fleet partner AAH Pharmaceuticals has been reaping the rewards of implementing a cold weather tyre policy.
Cork Rent-A-Van, which specialises in rental leasing and contract hire, has renewed its contract with Bridgestone.
Bridgestone is advising fleet operators to equip their vehicles with all-weather tyres to cope with the fluctuating UK weather conditions.
AAH Pharmaceuticals has opted to remain with its current tyre supplier Bridgestone following the testing of tyres, service provision and after-sales support of a number of other providers.
Bridgestone UK has strengthened its sales and marketing team with the announcement of several new appointments within its consumer and commercial operations.
Free seminars on some of the hottest topics in the commercial vehicle industry will be run by Bridgestone from the company’s exhibition area at this year’s CV Show.
Bridgestone UK is set to roll out a new bespoke training course designed to create industry renowned ‘Tyre Geniuses’ with expertise across all aspects of the tyre sector.
Bridgestone has created a new range of tyres with the aim of helping motorists cope with the unpredictable British winter weather.
Bridgestone Europe is supplying tyres to BMW Driving Experience, a BMW M GmbH division business group that provides specialised training programmes to improve individual driver skills and safety.
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