Tag: Tyre Industry Awards

Rema Tip Top wins fourth consecutive Tyre Industry Award

Rema Tip Top wins fourth consecutive Tyre Industry Award

Friday 20th October 2017 | 0 Comments

Rema Tip Top Automotive UK won its fourth consecutive Tyre Industry Award in the Aftermarket Equipment Supplier of the Year category. Sponsored by Automechanika, the award was presented to group CEO Mark Insley and managing director Cliff Jones at the 88th Annual NTDA Dinner on 12 October.

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Tyre Industry Awards a ‘resounding endorsement’ of ETEL training programmes

Tyre Industry Awards a ‘resounding endorsement’ of ETEL training programmes

Friday 20th October 2017 | 0 Comments

Following three 2017 Tyre Industry Awards, European Tyre Enterprises Limited (ETEL) said its success in three separate personnel focused awards categories proved the quality of its staff development initiatives. The company prevailed in the Staff Training and Development Initiative Award with Kwik-Fit, while members of staff won National Apprentice Tyre Technician of the Year (Kimberley Locker, STS Tyre Pro) and REACT Roadside Technician of the Year award (Adam Grimley, Central Tyre (Commercial), who shared the award with Tomasz Woiciechowski of Tyre Maintenance).

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Yokohama ‘honoured’ to receive NTDA Marketing Campaign of the Year Award

Yokohama ‘honoured’ to receive NTDA Marketing Campaign of the Year Award

Monday 16th October 2017 | 0 Comments

Yokohama stated that it was “honoured” to secure the NTDA Marketing Campaign of the Year Award 2017. In its award-winning campaign, the manufacturer utilised its partnership with Chelsea Football Club to generate high-profile awareness of tyre safety issues, creating a powerful call to action encouraging football fans to check their tyres and travel safely.

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2017 Tyre Industry Awards winners announced

2017 Tyre Industry Awards winners announced

Monday 16th October 2017 | 0 Comments

The winners of the UK’s “tyre industry Oscars” have been announced following a five-month submissions process. Tyres & Accessories was present for the ceremony and, as in previous years was on hand to live tweet the results.

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NTDA Tyre Industry Awards 2017 open for entries

NTDA Tyre Industry Awards 2017 open for entries

Thursday 30th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Entry forms for the 2017 National Tyre Distributors Association (NTDA) Tyre Industry Awards are now available. 2017 sees the launch of a new award category for Tyre Technician Apprentice of the Year, sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights. 2016 saw 57 finalists battle it out for these most coveted awards – so will your company be shortlisted or beat the usual suspects to perhaps lift one of the coveted trophies in 2017?

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2017 NTDA dinner and conference moves to MK Dons stadium

2017 NTDA dinner and conference moves to MK Dons stadium

Wednesday 7th December 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2017 NTDA Annual Dinner, Tyre Industry Award Ceremony and one day Tyre Industry Conference will be held in a new venue the next time it runs on Thursday 12 October 2017. The new location will be at the Double Tree by Hilton in Milton Keynes – part of the same site as the modern MK Dons football stadium. The same location also host the Tyre Wholesalers AGM and Lunch on 11 October 2017.

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NTDA honours ‘legend’ Sir Tom Farmer with chairman’s award

NTDA honours ‘legend’ Sir Tom Farmer with chairman’s award

Tuesday 1st November 2016 | 0 Comments

As well as the popular Tyre Industry Awards, the NTDA also presented special awards to three individuals that have gone the extra mile in their service of the tyre industry over the years during the annual dinner at the start of October. The association honoured Kwik-Fit founder and well-known philanthropist Sir Tom Farmer with the national chairman’s award for outstanding contribution to the tyre industry as well as an honorary life membership of the association. In addition Brian Funnell and Lennie Wells become honorary life members (see "Brian Funnell and Lennie Wells become NTDA honorary life members").

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Tyre Industry Awards – New venue, but still a sell-out

Tyre Industry Awards – New venue, but still a sell-out

Monday 31st October 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Tyre Industry Awards held in October was sell-out event once again. And this was despite having moved to a new venue (Birmingham’s Vox Centre) and it being just the second year of the resurrected conference. To top it all more than £4000 was raised for the NTDA’s chosen charity, the Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights, which is backing the training, development and travel support of Paralympic athletes preparing for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

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Michelin congratulates Universal Tyres’ Chelmsford Certified Centre on TIA win

Michelin congratulates Universal Tyres’ Chelmsford Certified Centre on TIA win

Thursday 13th October 2016 | 0 Comments

Universal Tyres’ Chelmsford site’s victory in the Tyre Retail Centre of the Year category at the Tyre Industry Awards has been lauded by Michelin. The site became one of Universal Tyres’ eight Michelin Certified Centres earlier in the year, after passing the Michelin Auto Professional advocate programme’s audit requirements. It impressed the award judges with its modern design, well-stocked tyre storage and skilled, polite fitting team.

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ATS Euromaster ‘delighted’ with 2nd successive NTDA technician award

ATS Euromaster ‘delighted’ with 2nd successive NTDA technician award

Wednesday 12th October 2016 | 0 Comments

ATS Euromaster group operations director Peter Tye has expressed his “delight” at technician Lee Hayman being made the 2016 REACT Roadside Technician of the Year during the NTDA's Tyre Industry Awards. It is the second successive time that an ATS Euromaster technician has won the award.

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Bridgestone: Tyre Industry Awards pay tribute to ‘giant strides’ made over past 12 months

Bridgestone: Tyre Industry Awards pay tribute to ‘giant strides’ made over past 12 months

Monday 10th October 2016 | 0 Comments

Back-to-back titles as Tyre Manufacturer of the Year has likely led to back slapping all-round at Bridgestone. The tyre maker was selected ahead of fellow nominees Goodyear Dunlop, Hankook, Michelin, Pirelli and Yokohama to take the award for a second consecutive year at last Thursday’s Tyre Industry Awards, and this victory was further sweetened when Bridgestone scooped the Staff Training & Development Initiative of the Year award.

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Tyre Industry Award winners 2016

Tyre Industry Award winners 2016

Friday 7th October 2016 | 0 Comments

The Tyre Industry Awards have been presented for 2016 during the sold-out NTDA Annual Dinner, this year hosted by the Vox Conference Centre on the site of Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre. In addition to the various gongs, the NTDA presented Sir Tom Farmer with the National Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Tyre Industry, sponsored by Hankook UK, while Brian Funnell and Lennie Wells were also made NTDA Honorary Life Members. Presented by television personality Suzi Perry, the winners were decided by a panel of leading industry judges, and the results live-tweeted by Tyrepress via its Twitter feed.

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Suzi Perry hosting NTDA Tyre Industry Awards 2016

Suzi Perry hosting NTDA Tyre Industry Awards 2016

Monday 11th April 2016 | 0 Comments

The NTDA has announced that Suzi Perry is to be the host of the 2016 Tyre Industry Awards. Suzi Perry is a popular and well-known television presenter, currently covering MotoGP for BT Sport. She is also known for covering MotoGP for the BBC for 13 years, The Gadget Show on Channel 5 for 9 years and the BBC's Formula One coverage from 2013 to 2015.

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Rema Tip Top Automotive UK TIA award “reflects hard work and investment”

Rema Tip Top Automotive UK TIA award “reflects hard work and investment”

Friday 6th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Receiving the TIA for Tyre and Aftermarket Supplier of the Year at the 86th NTDA Annual Dinner for the second consecutive year, Rema Tip Top Automotive UK stated that it was “incredibly honoured” to have secured the vote by an independent industry panel.

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‘Significant breakthrough’ – Bridgestone reacts to double NTDA award nod

‘Significant breakthrough’ – Bridgestone reacts to double NTDA award nod

Wednesday 28th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Bridgestone’s double victory at the NTDA Awards 2015 was labelled a “significant breakthrough for the business.” The world’s largest tyre manufacturer won both the Tyre Manufacturer of the Year and the Industry Marketing Campaign of the Year awards, presented at the Annual Dinner in early October. Bridgestone added that the awards pay “tribute to the giant strides made by its senior management team over the past 12 months.”

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