Tag: e-commerce

e-jobsheet expands to include fleet audit enhancements

Friday 18th August 2017 | 0 Comments

e-jobsheet subscribers will be able to offer an improved service for inspecting and auditing direct and third party fleets with the introduction of the new fleet audit facility next month, as the open-architecture, digital tablet-based work exchange for truck, bus and van moves into testing by dedicated fleet auditors during August.

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Chevin: Future fleet software must support increased autonomous vehicle data security

Thursday 10th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Fleet software needs to be ready to respond to new technological advancements as smart vehicles start to flood the market, with a primary focus on the importance of data security, says Chevin. The company points out that autonomous and connected cars and vans are becoming increasingly popular amongst British drivers, so it’s important that fleet software adapts simultaneously in order to support increased levels of data and tighter security measures that will be needed.

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MRL launches new website

MRL launches new website

Thursday 3rd August 2017 | 0 Comments

MRL Tyres Ltd. (India) has launched a new website at www.mrltires.com. The new site is designed to offer enriched content and give users a better browsing experience from their mobile devices. With this in mind, the layout of the site has been optimized for browsing from tablets and smartphones.

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Just Tyres launches new website

Just Tyres launches new website

Friday 14th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Milton Keynes-based Just Tyres has launched a new website designed to provide customers with a variety of features at the click of a button. Consumers will be able to find their tyre type and size, test ratings and recommended retail prices more efficiently when purchasing tyres on a PC or mobile, as well as the option of same-day delivery.

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DriveRightData offers Parc Data Reports

Wednesday 5th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Amongst other things, DriveRightData is offering Parc data reports showing which tyres the vehicles in a postal zone will be consuming in the next year or two. According to the company, DriveRightData have been supplying this kind information to the wheel and tyre industry for well over 15 years now.

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Three steps to success with ‘Time Assist’

Three steps to success with ‘Time Assist’

Thursday 29th June 2017 | 0 Comments

TechMan, the management system built by an independent garage, has added ‘Time Assist’ to its developing solution suite. The first of three key benefits is that Time Assist delivers OEM vehicle repair times from 118 vehicle manufacturers, 126,726 vehicle models and 41,295,893 repair operations. TechMan advise having this data available within the system improves job creation and quotation accuracy, in turn boosting efficiency and profitability potential right from the outset. “Time Assist also has the capability to increase quote times by pre-set percentages around parameters such as age of vehicle, according to the requirements of the garage manager,” said Leo Freebairn, TechMan’s National Sales Manager.

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Delticom launches MobileMech business at Autopromotec

Delticom launches MobileMech business at Autopromotec

Friday 23rd June 2017 | 0 Comments

Here’s the basic idea: Whether you’re at home or at work, the MobileMech mobile tyre service comes directly to you. In other words Delticom has launched a mobile tyre fitting and light car maintenance business called MobileMech. The MobileMech concept is run through a subsidiary company Delticom eponymously calls MobileMech. In business terms the deal is a franchise/partnership model. It has been developed over a period of five years by a team of experts in order to “best meet the needs of customers and partners alike”, according to the company.

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TyreClick reports best ever online sales month for independents

Thursday 15th June 2017 | 0 Comments

TyreClick, the website developed by Micheldever Tyre Services to help its independent customers compete for internet driven business has reported a record 29 per cent surge in sales volumes during May, making May the best recorded since the Tyreclick portal was launched.

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Yourtyres.co.uk switches to responsive web design

Yourtyres.co.uk switches to responsive web design

Monday 12th June 2017 | 0 Comments

More and more people are using mobile devices to access the Internet. According to figures from statistics service StatCounter, since October 2016 smart phone and tablet access to the Internet has predominated worldwide – and the tendency is growing. Yourtyres.co.uk has adapted itself to this change in user behaviour, recently unveiling a new, modernised look: Delticom’s online shop for workshops and wholesalers has now been recreated in “responsive web design”, meaning it is now optimally displayed on mobile devices. Responsively designed web pages adapt their design to the respective screen size, so that content is still clearly identifiable even in small spaces such as smart phone screens. So even if you are accessing Yourtyres.co.uk from your smart phone, searching for car, motorbike, truck and custom tyres, complete wheels and rims, or accessories and spare parts remains easy and clear. Particularly convenient is the option to search using the manufacturer key number or model code number from the registration certificate.

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Delticom partners with TechnoMarketing in Ecube-equipped Mobile Mech project

Delticom partners with TechnoMarketing in Ecube-equipped Mobile Mech project

Monday 12th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Delticom AG teamed up with Netherlands-based TechnoMarketing to exclusively present the Mobile Mech concept and its compact, ‘all-in-one’ Ecube tyre service unit. Delticom believes the Ecube is a “completely game-changing” advancement which provides businesses with more versatile solution to the roadside tyre sales.

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Yourtyres.co.uk celebrates its 15th anniversary

Thursday 1st June 2017 | 0 Comments

Yourtyres.co.uk, the online B2B shop operated by Delticom, Europe’s largest online tyre dealer, celebrates its 15th anniversary in June. To mark the occasion and to thank partners and customers for their loyalty, Yourtyres.co.uk is giving away 15 per cent off of car tyres, motorbike tyres, truck tyres, tyre and wheel packages and rims on “Tyre Tuesdays” – every Tuesday in June. The discount will be given as subsequent credit.

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Z Tyre to launch B2C website in Germany

Tuesday 23rd May 2017 | 0 Comments

Z Tyre has announced plans to offer its complete range of tyres direct to German motorists via a B2C website developed in Kaiserslautern. The announcement follows the launch of Z’s ‘flat rate’ dealer programme in the market. The brand said social media feedback and further demand for the Z tyre range from all regions has led to the new on-line initiative. It aims to cover the whole market with rapid supply and a reliable fitting network.

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DriveRightData showing Italian and US lookups at Autopromotec

Thursday 18th May 2017 | 0 Comments

DriveRightData is once again exhibiting at Autopromotec, the international automotive equipment and aftermarket exhibition, to be held in Bologna on 24-28 May.

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NBRA calls for greater cyber-security

Thursday 18th May 2017 | 0 Comments

Following the largescale cyber attack on NHS computers, NBRA has highlighted its ongoing efforts in this area and called for greater cyber-security in the aftermarket.

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CEMB bets on mobile service

CEMB bets on mobile service

Thursday 18th May 2017 | 0 Comments

CEMB is widening its mobile service dedicated range of products by presenting some new lines at Autopromotec in Bologna. The new SM624 semi-automatic tyre changer for products for cars, light commercial vehicles up to 24 inches and motorcycles (using the optional clamping kit) is particularly suitable for mobile service thanks to the 12V power supply. SM624 can be equipped with the patented pneumatic device UHP, which assists the operator during mounting/demounting of low-profile or particularly difficult tyres such as run-flats.

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