Vipal Announce New Portuguese Distributor for Repair Line


Vipal Rubber has announced the appointment of a new distributor for it range of tyre repair materials. RubberVulk, already known for distributing Vipal’s products in Spain, will now begin exclusively supplying the Portuguese market as well.

"Aiming to improve service in the Portuguese market, we are taking this crucial step with our partner, Rubbervulk. Its excellent structure is only surpassed by its market expertise," says Frederico Schmidt, General Manager of Vipal Europe. Alongside Fabricio Nedeff, Commercial Coordinator for Vipal Europe, he signed the partnership with RubberVulk, represented at the time by Bruno de Carvalho (RubberVulk - Portugal) and Enrique Rodriguez Leiva (RubberVulk - Spain).

RubberVulk will supply the entire Portuguese territory directly and via online orders, offering a wide range of automotive products with over 3,000 references. In the market since 2001, RubberVulk is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and by “PME Excelência”.

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David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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