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HELLA extends 2019 Workshop Calendar Competition

Monday 13th November 2017 | 0 Comments

Due to the magnitude of the project, HELLA is extending the deadline for applicants to its worldwide calendar competition until 20th November and is therefore urging workshops to take advantage of the extra time and take this great opportunity for some fantastic publicity!

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Hella introduces Tech World support site

Hella introduces Tech World support site

Tuesday 7th November 2017 | 0 Comments

In order to provide its customers with technical expertise and support, Hella has launched a new, free of charge online portal. The Hella Tech World site aims to give workshops a “genuine advantage” by “allowing them to develop a greater level of technical competence” that will contribute to the overall success of their business.

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Extensions planned for Hella HQ

Friday 27th October 2017 | 0 Comments

Lighting and electronics specialist Hella is investing in its headquarters in Lippstadt, Germany, and construction will soon commence on a new visitor, administrative and exhibition centre under construction in the immediate proximity to the company’s existing headquarters building. Hella says the new addition will transform the site “into a high-tech location.” At the same time, an urban planning competition is scheduled for the future use of the company’s adjacent former plant site

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HELLA Workshop Calendar Competition

Friday 13th October 2017 | 0 Comments

HELLA is looking for workshops that have ‘something special’ to feature in the company’s 2019 “Experts At Work” calendar to celebrate the dedication and commitment that technicians make to the industry globally.

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Hella celebrates ‘fastest year-on-year growth’

Hella celebrates ‘fastest year-on-year growth’

Wednesday 30th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Hella continues its trend of year-on-year growth, boosted in no small part by the recent introduction of Hella Hengst filtration and the continued development of Sonne. However, the success has also been attributed to growing awareness across the industry of the necessity to recalibrate the advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) following service or repair work to a vehicle’s steering geometry, in which its brand, Hella Gutmann Solutions, is the aftermarket leader.

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Hella: EBIT up 21% in FY2016-17

Hella: EBIT up 21% in FY2016-17

Tuesday 22nd August 2017 | 0 Comments

Original equipment supplier and established aftermarket player Hella has reported what it calls an “extremely successful” financial year. During the 12 months to 31 May 2017, the company lifted both its earnings and profitability.

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Sonne appoints new business development manager

Sonne appoints new business development manager

Thursday 27th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Hella’s paint brand, Sonne, has grown exponentially in the past year, which is why the team behind the popular brand is introducing Colin Thompson into the Sonne group, as its new business development manager, Thompson has a wealth of knowledge and experience that has been accrued in successful roles within the automotive industry. He specialises in refinishing, tools and equipment and service segments.

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IBS spearheads growth of Hella’s sensor range

Friday 14th July 2017 | 0 Comments

During the past decade alone, the level of electronics and electronic systems used throughout a typical vehicle has significantly increased, and it is estimated that electronics now account for 30 per cent of a vehicle’s total production cost. Moving forward it’ll be increasingly the job of workshops to ensure all manner of systems function correctly, and as many components are intrinsically integrated into a vehicle’s engine management system, their presence is going to have an enormous impact upon the aftermarket. Hella states it is leveraging its strengths in sensor technology development to ease technicians’ jobs – the company has produced a wide range of original equipment products that includes intelligent battery sensors, vacuum pumps, accelerator pedal sensors, oil level sensors, air quality sensors, knock sensors and map controlled sensors.

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Hella and ZF Form Strategic Partnership

Friday 30th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Hella and ZF are entering into a strategic partnership. Both automotive suppliers will benefit from this cooperation on sensor technology, particularly for front camera systems, imaging and radar systems. ZF will further strengthen its portfolio as a systems supplier, which offers both modern assistance systems and autonomous driving functions and Hella will drive technological development and benefits from a broader market access with its leading technologies. The first joint development project in camera technology will start immediately, with the objective of a market launch in 2020.

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Hella offers latest AC service station, tablet promotion at Automechanika

Hella offers latest AC service station, tablet promotion at Automechanika

Monday 5th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Garages can win the latest AC service station or get their hands on a free Android tablet by visiting Hella Ltd on stand 19C40 at Automechanika Birmingham. Technicians visiting the stand can see new products and technical information on display and have the chance to talk to leading experts in their respective fields to learn more about the latest automotive technologies coming to workshops in the near future.

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Hella recharges battery programme

Hella recharges battery programme

Monday 28th November 2016 | 0 Comments

One of Europe’s leading original equipment battery manufacturers and system suppliers has recently reviewed, updated and expanded its range for the aftermarket. Hella supplies the passenger car, commercial vehicle and agricultural segments with a range consisting of four models: Classic, Premium, Supreme and AGM. These ranges are designed to suit each conceivable application within these three segments.

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Hella ‘re-energises’ its battery range

Hella ‘re-energises’ its battery range

Monday 28th November 2016 | 0 Comments

Hella has recently reviewed, updated and expanded its battery range across the passenger car, light commercial vehicles (LCV), heavy duty and agricultural segments. The re-energised battery range consists of four models: Classic, Premium, Supreme and AGM.

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Hella Gutmann offers OBD-equipped TPMS tool

Hella Gutmann offers OBD-equipped TPMS tool

Monday 21st December 2015 | 0 Comments

Hella Gutmann Solutions, sister firm of the well-known automotive lighting supplier, sees TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems) as “one of the most significant technical developments to have impacted the tyre industry since the introduction of the run flat tyre”. A number of diagnostic companies have been quick to develop TPMS programming tools, which are used when a faulty sensor has to be replaced and then then programmed and a “re-learning” process performed to ensure that the system as a whole is functioning correctly.

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