Tag: Reifen Gundlach

Germany: Wholesaler Gundlach begins €20 million expansion project

Germany: Wholesaler Gundlach begins €20 million expansion project

29th March 2019 | 0 Comments

German tyre and wheel wholesaler Reifen Gundlach is investing more than 20 million euros in an additional production line for its tyre-and-wheel assembly business. Work on the project is under way, and the 25,000 square metre building that will house the line is expected to be completed by May. Plans call for the production line to be operational in time for this autumn’s winter tyre season. The project will create around 100 new jobs at Gundlach’s site in Daufenbach, some 40 miles southeast of Cologne.

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Pon selling tyre wholesale business – new owner for GAC

Pon selling tyre wholesale business – new owner for GAC

28th November 2018 | 0 Comments

Netherlands-based transportation sector firm Pon Holdings announced yesterday its intention to divest Gundlach Automotive Corporation (GAC) at the end of this year to private equity investor Gilde Buy Out Partners. The business will thereafter operate as an independent company.

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Reifen Gundlach and Volvo sign contract for winter wheel supply

Reifen Gundlach and Volvo sign contract for winter wheel supply

20th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Under a long-term aftermarket arrangement with Volvo Car Corporation, German tyre wholesaler Reifen Gundlach GmbH will supply complete wheel units fitted with winter tyres within the Central European and Nordic markets. The Pon Holding company will begin shipping the wheels in January 2018.

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GT Radial moves from exclusive to multiple car tyre distribution in Germany

GT Radial moves from exclusive to multiple car tyre distribution in Germany

19th July 2017 | 0 Comments

An open relationship after 22 years of monogamy: German wholesaler Reifen Gundlach has lost exclusive distribution of the GT Radial passenger car tyre range in Germany. Although remaining a close bedfellow of brand owner Giti Tire, from the start of the coming winter season it will share this bed with three other wholesalers.

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Fire tears through German tyre wholesaler’s warehouse

15th June 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 350 firefighters are battling a blaze in a warehouse belonging to German wholesaler Reifen Gundlach. Our sister publication Neue Reifenzeitung reports that the fire began in the early hours of this morning, and firefighters are expected to remain at the scene until this evening.

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Reifen Gundlach gains ISO/TS 16949 accreditation

Reifen Gundlach gains ISO/TS 16949 accreditation

8th July 2015 | 0 Comments

Reifen Gundlach is celebrating the attainment of ISO/TS 16949, a standard that qualifies the German tyre wholesaler to supply the automotive industry. However, this is not a completely new development. Reifen Gundlach reports that it embarked on the course for this technical innovation several years ago. Indeed OE-compliant complete wheel assemblies have been rolling off the production line of “one of the most modern assembly lines for the aftermarket in Europe” since 2008 and the firms tyre/wheel assembly business has had quality management system standard ISO 9001 since 2006.

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