It was more than 10 years since his last visit and Gary was impressed with how much bigger the company had grown and the level of automation and efficiency within the plant. He visits many local factories and particularly noted the level of organisation and professionalism across Bandvulc’s.
Following the tour we took him through an RMA presentation about the impact of Chinese imports on the retread market, which was of great interest to him. We then discussed various options to support UK retread production and he agreed to join a wider group of MPs meeting at Westminster on the 27th February to discuss this further.
Quarter of the country’s reused truck tyres now come from Plymouth firm More employees are being taken on at the huge plant since Continental bought it from founding family – The wheels of success have been well and truly set in motion at Plymouth’s immense tyre factory as it continues its impressive growth – and…More +
Continental Tyres has announced its Conti360° Fleet Services network will merge with Bandvulc Key Partners fleet services under a new unified 360° brand, giving customers unrivalled aftercare services across the UK. Continental Tyre Group acquired Bandvulc in July 2016 in a deal which included Bandvulc’s leading UK fleet management service, Bandvulc Plus+ and its truck…More +
Tony Stapleton has been appointed as Head of Fleet Sales for Continental Tyre Group, with responsibility for all fleet business across the UK and Republic of Ireland. Announced at the Conti360° Fleet Services Network Conference, Tony’s new role will support the consolidation of Continental and Bandvulc’s fleet networks, strengthening Continental’s position as a leading voice in…More +