Tag: The Tire Cologne

SD International: Zeta, Pace and Toledo brands still available

SD International: Zeta, Pace and Toledo brands still available

26th March 2020 | 0 Comments

With the Tire Cologne Show in Germany already cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the UK and European tyre markets are facing an unprecedented trading period. However, according to SD International, digital communication is now proving to be a valuable lifeline to keep the industry moving until the market is able to resume normal trading procedures. With this in mind, SD-International is continuing to promote its three private brands Zeta, Pace and Toledo “in support of the tyre trade”.

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The Tire Cologne on why it moved to 2021

The Tire Cologne on why it moved to 2021

26th March 2020 | 0 Comments

In light of the news that Koelnmesse took the decision to delay The Tire Cologne until 2021, Tyres & Accessories interviewed communications manager, Voelker de Cloedt in order to find out more about the thinking behind the move as well as the particular dates the company has chosen. The conversation began with a question about the nature of physical exhibitions in light of analysts reports suggesting we could be witnessing to transition of the sector to virtual shows.

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Servadei: ‘Not the time for survival of the fittest’

19th March 2020 | 0 Comments

Following the news that The Tire Cologne will be postponed to 2021, Renzo Servadei, chief executive officer of Autopromotec has criticized the decision to proximity of the Cologne show’s revised dates to the pre-planned Autopromotec in Bologna.

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Koelnmesse postpones The Tire Cologne until 2021

Koelnmesse postpones The Tire Cologne until 2021

18th March 2020 | 0 Comments

Koelnmesse has postponed The Tire Cologne 2020. The organiser of the largest tyre business show in the world came to the decision following what it calls “an in-depth consultation.” The postponement was made in agreement with the German Tyre Retail and Vulcanisation Trade Association (BRV), Koelnmesse’s partner for the event. Originally scheduled for 9-12 June 2020, the show is to be rearranged for 18-20 May, 2021.

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The Tire Cologne: Cooper, Toyo no longer exhibiting

17th March 2020 | 0 Comments

Representatives of Cooper Tires and Toyo Tires have respectively confirmed they’ll not exhibit at this year’s The Tire Cologne, as previously planned. Their decisions come as governments across Europe announce rigorous measures to delay the spread of coronavirus and reduce its impact wherever possible. Michelin announced its withdrawal as exhibitor last week.

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Fingers crossed: TTC organiser awaiting official recommendations

Fingers crossed: TTC organiser awaiting official recommendations

12th March 2020 | 0 Comments

Although Angela Merkel predicted this week that up to 70 per cent of all Germans could catch coronavirus, people there are responding to the risk in very different ways. This can be clearly seen in plans for two automotive shows.

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Michelin pulls out of The Tire Cologne

Michelin pulls out of The Tire Cologne

11th March 2020 | 0 Comments

According to the latest information on its website, preparations for The Tire Cologne “are continuing as planned according to the current status for the determined date.” But the tyre trade show has been dealt a further blow in addition to restrictions on large gatherings that were announced yesterday. One of the largest names in the tyre industry has decided against exhibiting due to the risk posed by coronavirus.

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The Tire Cologne: Government decree casts shadow over show

The Tire Cologne: Government decree casts shadow over show

11th March 2020 | 0 Comments

No comment yet from organiser Koelnmesse, so perhaps it is too early to speculate on the fate of this year’s The Tire Cologne. Officially it is business with usual, with around 600 companies and brands expected to display their wares between 9 and 12 June. But with the show just three months’ away, Koelnmesse must decide its response to a new decree that restricts large events.

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The Tire Cologne still taking place as planned

The Tire Cologne still taking place as planned

3rd March 2020 | 0 Comments

In the wake of decisions to cancel a number of exhibitions and trade fairs in Europe, including the Geneva International Motor Show, the organisers of The Tire Cologne met yesterday to discuss how the coronavirus could affect this year’s show and how they should respond to the situation. After taking many factors into consideration, they’ve decided to continue preparing for the exhibition’s doors to open on 9 June, but are keeping a close eye on developments nonetheless – and will act to minimise the potential risk to exhibitors and visitors.

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Superior Industries says no to TTC 2020 presence, evaluating effectiveness of exhibitions

Superior Industries says no to TTC 2020 presence, evaluating effectiveness of exhibitions

19th December 2019 | 0 Comments

Anyone searching for Superior Industries Europe’s stand at next year’s The Tire Cologne will look in vain. The wheel manufacturer says it won’t exhibit at the trade show. Gerald Steinmann, Superior Industries’ director of marketing and e-commerce for the aftermarket, explains why.

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Big names signed up to The Tire Cologne 2020

Big names signed up to The Tire Cologne 2020

19th September 2019 | 0 Comments

The organisers of The Tire Cologne are feeling pleased with themselves. Not only is 70 per cent of the next show’s exhibitor floorspace already booked and rented a good nine months before it begins, the exhibitor list includes all five of the world’s leading tyre makers.

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Build-up for The Tire Cologne 2020 begins

11th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Despite being just seven months since the premiere of The Tire Cologne, Koelnmesse and the BRV are already working on the next edition, which will take place in June 2020.

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Ronal introduces R64 light commercial vehicle rim

Ronal introduces R64 light commercial vehicle rim

29th August 2018 | 0 Comments

We first saw the Ronal R64 alloy at The Tire Cologne show in May, and Ronal reports that the light commercial vehicle rim has now arrived in the market. Designed for payloads of up to 1,400 kg, the Ronal R64 is a five-spoke design suitable for fitment on vehicles such as the VW T6, Ford Transit, Citroën Spacetourer, Peugeot Traveler, Toyota Proace and SsangYong Rexton.

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Davanti Tyres secures five new distribution deals

Davanti Tyres secures five new distribution deals

23rd July 2018 | 0 Comments

Davanti has established exclusive distribution deals in five new territories following its participation at The Tire Cologne. The brand stated that the impact of the show has “exceeded expectations”. Davanti held a series of meetings during the event, which resulted in confirmed deals to distribute tyres in the Czech Republic, Serbia, Macedonia, Belarus and Moldova.

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Vredestein launches Wintrac Pro in Cologne

Vredestein launches Wintrac Pro in Cologne

9th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Vredestein launched the Wintrac Pro at The Tire Cologne, with arguably the best-attended press conference in the exhibition halls and no small amount of fanfare.

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