Bridgestone Play the Star Role in Episode 20 of The Retreadcast

Andrea Marconcini, the Director TBR Bridgestone EMIA is the headline interviewee as we bring up our 20th Episode of The Retreadcast.

Episode 20 Live on YouTube

During the Episode, Marconcini covers Bridgestone's insights into the trends in the tyre retreading sector, the role and strength of the Bandag brand and its plan for further optimisation of its retreading capabilities.


00:00 Introduction to Episode 20: The Views on the Retreading Market from Bridgestone 

01:12 Interview with Andrea Marconcini, Director TBR of Bridgestone EMIA

01:36 Bridgestone’s Insights into the Trends in the European Retreading Market and its Future Outlook

03:56 How do New Tyre Suppliers Affect the Tyre Retreading Market?

07:23 Sustainability: What is the Fleet’s Perception of Retreading as a Sustainability tool? And What Tools do Bridgestone have to Communicate this Message?

11:20 Part 2: An Update from the Tyre Retreading Market

11:43 Vaculug Announces a Pledge to be Carbon Neutral by 2030

11:58 Marangoni Group Reveals Renewal of its ISO14001 Environmental Quality Certification

12:14 Bridgestone Americas Bandag Plant Celebrates 50 Years of Operations

12:24 New Products from Kraiburg and Rema Tip Top

13:05 Recircle Awards Updates: Nominations Shortlist Finalised and Website Issues

14:18 Part 3: Bridgestone’s Involvement with Webfleet Solutions and its Value for Fleet Customers in Lowering the Total Cost of Ownership

18:43 Bridgestone’s Extensive Retreading Organisation and its Plans for Further Optimisation

21:21 The Strength of the Bandag Brand in the Marketplace

24:01 Consolidation in the Retreading Market: Bridgestone’s View on the Future of Independent Retreaders and the Growing Influence of New Tyre Manufacturers

27:45 Conclusion to Episode 20: The Views on the Retreading Market from Bridgestone

About the author

Richard Wilson is a correspondent for Retreading Business. Since 2015, Richard has worked as a correspondent for all of the titles across the Valebridge Publications Ltd Group namely: Commercial Tyre Business, Tyre & Rubber Recycling, The Tyreman and Truck and Bus News. Richard has worked on/off from the age of 16 for the company and whilst gaining a Bachelor's Degree in Spanish and Business Studies at Coventry University, he developed his writing skills at the University paper and more recently writing his own independent blog.


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