Continental Appoints NZ Distributor - Tire Review Magazine

Continental Appoints NZ Distributor

(Clacton, U.K./Tyres & Accessories) German tyre manufacturer Continental AG has appointed Tyres4U as its exclusive distributor in New Zealand.

In announcing the appointment, Tim Sanders, Continental general manager for Oceania, said: “We are very pleased that Tyres4U has accepted our proposal to distribute the Conti and Barum range of tyres in New Zealand. We have a long relationship with the group and with Tyres4U NZ now distributing our passenger range it lines up perfectly with the Tyres4U Australian operation and the products they have been selling for over 30 years.”

General manager of Tyres4U New Zealand Perry Scarfe commented: “The Tyres4U philosophy has been to grow our business through supporting our dealers. We have an intent that we want to be ‘the easiest organisation to do business with’ and all our staff work with this foremost in their mind. Adding Continental passenger and light truck tyres to our range backs up our commitment to be the easiest organisation by consolidating ourselves as a one stop shop for the dealer to buy their tyres.”

You May Also Like

Bridgestone Americas Releases 2022 DE&I Annual Report

The 2022 DE&I Annual Report outlines improvements Bridgestone has made in its three DE&I focus areas.

Bridgestone announced the release of its 2022 DE&I annual report. The report includes a detailed scorecard on its diversity representation across the US and Latin America along with a breakdown of its DE&I commitments, strategy and efforts in the last year.

“The release of our second DE&I Annual Report further solidifies our focus on empowering our teammates and the communities where we live, move, work and play,” said Ebonee Davis Ifeobu, vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion at Bridgestone Americas. “Last year, we made a commitment to build upon the DE&I framework already in place and doubled down on our efforts to listen, learn and evolve. While this is an ongoing and intentional journey, I’m proud of the strides we’ve made thus far.”

What Does it Mean to Have Sustainably Sourced Tires?

Sustainability starts at the source, and tire manufacturers are thinking about where rubber comes from more than ever.

TR-Continental-Featured-Image-Sustainable-Tires2
CEAT Receives Lighthouse Certification from World Economic Forum

The certification is given to manufacturers that use Industry 4.0 technologies.

CEAT-receives-Lighthouse-certification-
Nokian Tyres Holds Innovation Challenge Finals

Sustainability at the top of mind for Nokian Tyres during its innovation challenge.

Nokian-Tyres-1400
Apollo Tyres Receives ISO Certification for Sustainability

Apollo Tyres underwent a three-stage assessment for the certification.

apollo-chennai-india-plant-sustainability

Other Posts

Discount Tire Announces ‘Defending Daytona’

The series will highlight Austin Cindric, driver of the No. 2 Discount Tire Ford Mustang, as he prepares to defend his title at the Daytona 500.

Discount Tire Defending Daytona
Hunter’s BL Series Bench Lathes Now Connects with HunterNet 2

With the new connectivity, shop owners and managers will be able to view before and after-cut results for rotors and drums online.

brake-bl-bench-lathe-hunter-engineering
GRI Receives US DOT Certification for Safety

GRI tires will now have a DOT code embossed on their sidewalls.

DOT-CERTIFICATION-GRI-Tires
Five Tire Trends You Need to Know

We’re talking about recent industry trends that you can take advantage of when running your tire business.

RwtN Featured Image EP20