Bridgestone furthers its commitment to Australian trucking industry with NatRoad partnership

June 19, 2017

Bridgestone Australia is partnering with the nation’s leading road transport industry association NatRoad to strengthen the pursuit of their shared objectives to support the industry.

This partnership will reinforce their mutual aims which include safety and compliance; environmental sustainability; positive community awareness; fair and equitable Workplace Relations; and national uniformity of regulation.

“This platinum partnership solidifies our long held commitment to the Australian trucking industry’s interests,” said Bridgestone Australia and New Zealand Managing Director, Andrew Moffatt. 

“Bridgestone and NatRoad are both steadfastly committed to the advancement of the road transport industry and its members. We look forward to working with NatRoad on our joint focuses on safety, technology and environmental sustainability to help promote the industry and ensure its long-term viability.”

NatRoad is a not-for-profit association. It represents and advocates for the $40 billion road freight industry including more than 40,000 large and small trucking companies who employ more than 140,000 people in transporting goods throughout Australia.

“We’re proud to be partnering with Bridgestone, an organisation who has a demonstrated commitment to the future of the Australian road transport industry,” said NatRoad CEO Warren Clark.

“NatRoad sees strength and value in the Bridgestone brand through its commitment to environmental sustainability, innovation and advanced technology. We’re excited about partnering with Bridgestone who are constantly striving to build on their industry leadership with quality products and services. Our members can look forward to some great deals on Bridgestone products in the near future”.

Through the new platinum partnership NatRoad members will be able to take advantage of special Bridgestone promotions. This will enhance industry access to the company’s market leading tyre products and services – including its environmentally conscious Ecopia low-rolling resistance tyres and Bandag premium retreads.

 

Bridgestone Media enquiries: Myles Wallace, Michels Warren PR, 08 8267 6888 or mwallace@micwar.com.au

NatRoad Media enquiries: Sarah Dunning, 02 6295 3000 or media@natroad.com.au