YANZHOU, China (Jan. 21, 2009)—Pirelli Tyre Co. Ltd. (China) has opened an education and training center in Yanzhou, dedicated to improving the firm's interactions with its customers.
The Pirelli Tire Campus is the fifth worldwide for Italy's Pirelli & C. S.p.A., with similar facilities at Pirelli operations in Italy, Brazil, Turkey and Egypt.
Pirelli Tyre expects to host 500 trainees this year at the new campus, including car and truck tire distributors, key dealers and Pirelli employees. The training programs will be extended to cover the auto industry and end users.
The company also anticipates training distributors and dealers as well as related business associates from other Asian countries in Yanzhou in the near future.