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Kerr’s Tyres Group apponts David Brassington as sales manager

Truck tyre specialists Kerr’s Tyres Group has appointed David Brassington to the position of sales manager.

Having spent 16 years in the industry, David will be responsible for the strategic leadership of the wholesale department and will contribute to the overall growth strategy helping the business to achieve further success on the island of Ireland.

David said of his new appointment: “I am excited to join the Kerr’s team, the Falken brand has an excellent offer to bring to the market for both retailers and end users. I am looking forward to building long- lasting relationships with clients with a focus on transparency, efficiency and while offering first-class service at all times.”

James McKee Kerr’s commercial director said: “David has a wealth of industry experience and expertise across PCR, TBR, OTR and Agri sectors and will continue to build on the continuous growth of the Kerr’s Tyres Group in the Irish market It’s great to be expanding the Kerr’s family and strengthening our expertise in driving consumers to dealers.”

Kerr’s Tyres Group was appointed sole distributors for the Falken and Sumitomo brands in Ireland in January this year.

The Falken Brand was founded in 1983 by Japanese global tyre and rubber manufacturers Summitomo Rubber Industries and has developed into a high profile independent tyre brand, focusing on quality and performance with ongoing development tailored to suit the needs of the commercial tyre industry.

Falken tyre casings are designed and manufactured to high quality standards, enabling the tyres to be re-treaded multiple times, extending their mileage.