Marangoni inks partnership with Lujakumi Oy
Marangoni Retreading Systems has entered into a strategic partnership with Finnish firm Lujakumi Oy to bring premium performance Ringtread system to the new market. Lujakumi Oy, headquartered in Pori, is a member of the Point S network and have a large independent customer base around Finland and Åland, the Swedish-speaking archipelago in the Baltic Sea.
“In our sector there is ever growing competition, and customers are demanding higher efficiency from the products we supply and install. Usually we are looking for lower rolling resistance, fuel consumption efficiency, traction, and higher mileage from our retreads, so we can provide increased performance and low costs per kilometre to our many customers. That’s the reason why we have taken the decision to use the premium Ringtread System from Marangoni. Going forward, we will be able to satisfy the demand from fleet customers to meet the need for improved quality and better efficiency with the new partnership with Marangoni,” said Hanna Maja, Managing Director, Lujakumi Oy.
The severity of the weather in winter means grip and traction are key factors in the Finnish market
and Lujakumi Oy will now use the latest and most modern technology provided by the Ringtread System of Marangoni to retread premium quality casings from the most reliable new tyre brands and manufacture retreads with outstanding performance, the company said.
Lujakumi Oy was set up in 1954. The company is managed by the second generation of the Lujala family. Originally offering tyre service, tyre repair and a hot cure retread process, the Finnish company have been involved in the precure process since 1968. With more than 60 years’ experience of retread production, Lujakumi Oy is one of the most experienced tyre retread companies in Europe.