Posts Tagged ‘ tyres ’

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More growth planned as Supa Quick turns 30

Supa Quick’s 30 birthday year sees the retail tyre chain having grown from a single pilot store in 1986 to the biggest tyre franchise chain in the country, with 257 ...
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May 30th, 2016


Continental Tire Announces Launch of New Legal Entity for West Africa

Continental Tire will be expanding its presence in West Africa with the launch of a new legal entity for the region, based in Accra, the capital city of Ghana, on ...
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April 26th, 2016

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R2 Billion investment boosts Dunlop tyre manufacturing in South Africa,

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA) is investing R2 billion to upgrade and expand its Dunlop tyre manufacturing plant at Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal province. It launched the commencement of the second phase ...
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April 18th, 2016

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Goodyear SA recognised as top company by Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality

Goodyear South Africa has been recognised by the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (NMBM) as one of the Top 50 companies in the region at an award ceremony on March 3, ...
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March 4th, 2016

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New tyres for animal welfare bakkie

Animal welfare got a recent boost when Bridgestone South Africa donated a set of tyres to a bakkie used by the National Council for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. ...
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October 7th, 2015

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Bridgestone cautions on tyre speed ratings

Tyres with the wrong speed rating can affect the safety of the vehicle to which they are fitted. This is the word from Bridgestone which said that using a tyre ...
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August 3rd, 2015

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1980s Firestone prize keeps giving

In what may be a record for the duration of a prize, one of the winners of a 1987 Firestone competition received his latest set of new tyres last week. ...
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February 16th, 2015

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Continental named SA’s top tyre brand at People’s Wheels Awards

Continental has been named South Africa’s top replacement tyre choice in the 2015 Standard Bank People’s Wheels Awards for the third year in a row. The initiative is run by ...
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November 18th, 2014

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Leading tyre specialist celebrates 75 years of growth and success

Royal Vulcanizing – one of KZN’s leading tyre specialists and South’s Africa’s oldest tyre company – is celebrating its 75th anniversary. This family-run business has grown from small, modest beginnings ...
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November 4th, 2014

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A transformation in premium tyre fitment reaches South Africa

South Africans are about to experience a revolution in tyre fitment with the official launch of the global BestDrive brand locally. Driven by the need to provide superior, top-notch service ...
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November 3rd, 2014