BETTER, FASTER, CHEAPER

BETTER, FASTER, CHEAPER

The theme of Asian Retread Conference (ARC 2018) captures in essence the actions needed for retreaders to remain competitive, relevant and to be the first choice of customers

TO BE OR NOT TO BE:  The dilemma

TO BE OR NOT TO BE: The dilemma

While ISO 9001 based Quality Management Systems are implemented voluntarily by the companies or as a requirement stipulated by the customers, it has become a pre requisite for qualifying to be registered as suppliers of retreaded tyres to the state owned organisations

Retread Industry in India: An Enigma or a Myth?

Retread Industry in India: An Enigma or a Myth?

The Retread Industry in India, unlike other advanced and developed nations, is highly fragmented. Customers are willing to entrust the quality and safety of their tyres to even road side repairers and retreaders whose technical competency and the quality of machineries and materials used for retreading/repairs are highly suspect

Fighting Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt

Fighting Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt

The benefits of tyre retreading stack so heavily in its favour that educated buyers should have no doubts about purchasing retreaded tyres. Yet, doubts remain for an industry that has dealt for years with the FUD Factor (Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt)

Retreading Pays Dividends

Retreading Pays Dividends

Belt end separation is one of the most common causes of rejection during the retreading process. Having removed the tyre from service before all of the tread is consumed specifically for retreading the tyre is now rendered scrap value only. The investment has not returned the economic benefits that retreading provides