Melbourne, March 2020. A new partnership is about to emerge between tyre manufacturer Continental and wholesaler Tyremax. Effective April 1st, 2020 Continental will partner with Tyremax to take on the distribution of the Continental branded Truck and Bus product range in Australia.
The cooperation will lead to some great benefits for both brands, including the availability of Continental’s premium Truck and Bus range through Tyremax’s leading distribution and delivery network. Tyremax will also provide all other facets of the service in relation to product warehousing, ordering, sales, logistics and technical support. It is due to this extensive experience in warehousing and distribution of tyres throughout Australia where Continental believes significant enhancements will be brought to the table by Tyremax for the Truck and Bus tyre range, all backed by continued support from Continental.
Continental remains the brand owner for the Continental brand in Australia and will continue to work with their extensive network of retail and distribution partners across their other two Australian tyre divisions, Passenger and Light Commercial Tyres (PLT) and Commercial Specialty Tyres (CST).
Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent, and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2018, Continental generated sales of €44.5 billion and currently employs more than 240,000 people in 59 countries and markets.
The Business Area Tires has 24 production and development locations worldwide. Continental is one of the leading tire manufacturers with around 56,000 employees and posted sales of €11.4 billion in 2018 in this business area. Continental ranks among the technology leaders in tire production and offers a broad product range for passenger cars, commercial and special vehicles, as well as two-wheelers. Through continuous investment in Research & Development, Continental makes a major contribution to safe, cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility. The portfolio of the Business Area Tires includes services for the tire trade and for fleet applications, as well as digital management systems for tires.
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