Juma Al Majid Group Announces New Yokohama Showroom in Sharjah
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 29 June 2015 –
Juma Al Majid Group, the exclusive distributor of high-performance Yokohama tires in the UAE, has announced that the company will open a new showroom in Sharjah as the most recent expansion to the network of Yokohama Tire Service Centers (TSC). Over the next three years, Juma Al Majid Group plans to open six more outlets (TSC’s) across the UAE, including the Sharjah territory. The new showroom will be located in the Sharjah Industrial Area No. 6, and is expected to be commissioned in August 2015.
“Sharjah is a prime location and the most vibrant market for tire trade in the UAE. We knew it was imperative that we should have our own representation within this market by providing an exclusive outlet,” said Mr. Hassan El Haj, GM – Tires & Batteries Division of Juma Al Majid Group. “The showroom is easily accessible from the main road and ideally located in close proximity to other major vehicle distributors and service centers with ample parking facilities for our customers. In addition to the services provided, the new showroom will showcase the latest Yokohama products and high-performance tires including the flagship series of ADVAN Sport, ADVAN dB and ADVAN S.T.”
The showroom is equipped with the latest 3D wheel alignment technology and vibration control systems; and tire fixing service with advanced ‘tire changing machine’ up to 30” and service up to four cars at once. The new location will additionally provide priority services for customers with Yokohama OE fitments, the new and existing customers may avail the following services that include but are not limited to: tire balancing, alignment, rotation, nitrogen filling and repairs, said Mr. Rajesh Puthonveedu, Department Manager of Yokohama Tires at Juma Al Majid Group.
The partnership between the Juma Al Majid Group and Yokohama, the world renowned Japanese brand of automotive tires, has surpassed more than 50 years through providing quality products to the UAE market. The division sells pneumatic automotive tires ranging from passenger car radials (PCR) to industrial application (ID) tires which includes: high performance tires (HPT), four wheel drive/SUV tires (4×4), van tires (VAN), light truck radials (LTR), truck and bus radials (TBS) and off-the-road (OTR).
During our campaign we had checked around 15 vehicles and taken down all the technical details and provided the drivers with advice booklets. The training team memebers educated the drivers and fleet incharge regarding the importance of correct inflation pressures and tyre rotation which was appreciated by them.