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Vacu-Lug returns to The CV Show with a selection of premium tyres

Vacu-Lug returns to The CV Show with a selection of premium tyres

Posted On 12 July 2016

Vacu-Lug, the Grantham-based commercial tyre retreading specialist and fleet management solutions provider, introduced a number of new ‘retread’ tyres at this year’s CV Show and reports a ...

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Recycling Day and Tyre Industry Annual Dinner

Recycling Day and Tyre Industry Annual Dinner

Posted On 05 April 2016

The Tyre Recovery Association's annual recycling day and dinner will take place on Friday 20 May 2016 at the Ardencote Manor Hotel, Warwickshire.
Following the success of the Tyre Rec...

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REMA TIP TOP - NTDA Award Winners 2015

REMA TIP TOP - NTDA Award Winners 2015

Posted On 26 January 2016

REMA TIP TOP AUTOMOTIVE UK LIMITED were announced winners of the 2015 NTDA TIA ­ Tyre and Aftermarket Supplier of the Year at the 86th NTDA Annual Dinner on 1 October 2015.

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2,500 UK Tyre Jobs Threatened By Same ‘Dumping’ Practices Which Devastated British Steel Industry

2,500 UK Tyre Jobs Threatened By Same ‘Dumping’ Practices Which Devastated British Steel Industry

Posted On 20 January 2016

Without immediate intervention, the future of 2,500 employees across the UK’s tyre industry is under threat.

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Westlake teams up with Leicester Tigers with Match Ball Sponsorship

Westlake teams up with Leicester Tigers with Match Ball Sponsorship

Posted On 18 January 2016

Leicester Tigers have teamed up with Westlake after the tyre company became their official match ball sponsor.

Westlake is currently strengthening its range of truck and van tyres ...

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'Dumping' of cheap tyres devastating retread tyre industry and the environment, says RMA

'Dumping' of cheap tyres devastating retread tyre industry and the environment, says RMA

Posted On 09 November 2015

Last week, key representatives from the Retread Manufacturers Association (RMA) and the tyre industry met with ministers at the Department for Business to press for urgent measures to address the...

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NFT extend with Tyre Maintenance Ltd

NFT extend with Tyre Maintenance Ltd

Posted On 03 November 2015

NFT, the UK’s market leader in chilled food distribution have agreed a new long-term contract with Tyre Maintenance Ltd for the management and control of its LGV commercial tyre requirements. T...

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Delivering more is king for Bandvulc.

Delivering more is king for Bandvulc.

Posted On 06 October 2015

We’ve all come across the old business adages such as; ‘the customer is always right’ or ‘the customer is king’ and in today’s business environment this still holds true, however in t...

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Family tyre business battles threat of cheap Chinese imports

Family tyre business battles threat of cheap Chinese imports

Posted On 07 September 2015

Two thirds of the UK’s groceries are delivered on tyres that are crafted by a family business in Devon. Bandvulc, which was founded by two brothers 34 years ago, works with the nation’s super...

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Vacu-Lug rolls out new Westlake tyre range

Vacu-Lug rolls out new Westlake tyre range

Posted On 26 August 2015

The new Westlake truck and bus tyre range was first introduced by Westlake Tyres at the IAA Show in Hannover, October 2014. Now, Vacu-Lug, the sole UK distributor for all Westlake truck and bus r...

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