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September 2017

Pit stop success: From 18 to 20 August, Tirendo and Falken hosted the Tirendo Tyre Challenge for the first time as part of the VLN Long Distance Championships at the Nürburgring. A host of participants and lots of fun and excitement ensured that the first competition was a success.

Well-prepared for winter: On 27 August 2017, 20 dealers received exclusive training on Viking products from experts at Continental and Autoreifenonline.de. The training event was rounded off with a tour of the Ruhrstadion, home of VfL Bochum, followed by a second division league game between Dynamo Dresden and Vfl Bochum.

Autoreifenonline.ch, the Swiss B2B online shop for tyres and vehicle accessories, is now available in Italian: Pneumatici123.com offers all the usual features and functions, ensuring rapid, convenient online purchases.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de is donating 5,000 US dollars to the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride, which supports projects to improve men’s health. The event, which is taking place for the sixth time, has the aim of raising money to fight prostate cancer and fund suicide prevention initiatives.

ReifenDirekt.de is sponsoring the tradition “Bier und Brotzeit” (“Beer and Snacks”) event at this year’s IAA in Frankfurt. The evening event is taking place at the end of the trade fair’s second day, Wednesday 13 September, in the “Sky” restaurant outside Hall 4.

The Continental PremiumContact 6, the Uniroyal Rainsport 3, and the Dunlop SportMaxx RT2 are Europe’s most popular summer tyres for 2017. This is the result of a survey ReifenDirekt.de carried out in twelve European countries during July and August. In total, approximately 2,600 votes were cast.

ReifenDirekt.de is the winner of the award “Germany’s Best Online Shop 2017”. The shop also finished in the top 3 in the Vehicle Accessories category.

Flotten24.de is upgrading: the online shop’s display has now been optimised for mobile devices. Thanks to the clear overview, using the website’s features is now just as easy and convenient for tablet and smart phone users.

August 2017

Delticom publishes its half-yearly report for 2017: In the first six months of the current financial year, the company achieved sales of € 297.1 million, an increase of 8.0 % from € 275.1 million in the corresponding period of the previous year.

ReifenDirekt.de offers tips on buying a second-hand car: In addition to the paintwork, you should pay particular attention to the tyres, so that your dream car doesn’t turn into a nightmare.

When changing tyres gives you goosebumps: Head to the Nürburgring with Tirendo and Falken to enjoy the VLN Long Distance Championships. Change the tyres on a full-size racing car replica as part of the Tirendo Tyre Challenge and experience motorsports from the pit lane – the fastest mechanics will win great prizes. The event will take place in the Falken team tent on three racing weekends, right in the heart of the drivers’ paddock.

Biker Summer 2017 campaign: For the fifth time in a row, a href="http://www.motorradreifendirekt.de/">MotorradreifenDirekt.de is asking bikers from 10 countries to share their summer 2017 touring plans. Until 30th September 2017, you can still enter the bike shop’s prize draw to win great prizes worth a total of more than 2,000 euros.

Autoreifenonline.de shows increasing demand for all-season tyres - the number of all-weather tyres sold during the first half of 2017 in the online shop in Germany was double that of the same period in 2014, and within Europe it was more than three times this amount.

ReifenDirekt.de has bundled the most important advantages of buying tyres online: In addition to great prices and an extensive product range, you can also inform yourself before buying - proving that buying tyres online is the perfect alternative for anyone wanting to order new tyres for their car quickly and easily.

July 2017

MotorradreifenDirekt.de and Michelin are taking fans to Lake Faak for European Bike Week 2017. They are giving away five overnight stays for two people at the 4-star Holiday Inn Villach while the event is on.

Tyre brand VIKING, sold exclusively in Germany by ReifenDirekt.de, remains a premium partner of VfL Bochum. The football club and VIKING have been working together since 2015. Not only have they decided to extend their collaboration until summer 2018, they have also opted to intensify it.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de and Continental are giving away three tickets to the ContiRidingSchool, to be held on 4 and 5 August 2017. Participants can test the new ContiRoadAttack 3 on the Contidrome, and really push their motorbike training limits.

June 2017

Yourtyres.co.uk, the British B2B online shop, is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Every Tuesday during the anniversary month of June, business customers will receive a 15 % discount on car, motorbike and truck tyres, as well as on complete wheels and rims.

ReifenDirekt.de and Firestone are giving away 2x2 combi-tickets to the Hurricane Festival in Scheeßel. Tickets entitle the winners to festival access for the whole three days, including camping fees.

Autoreifenonline.de has now been created in “responsive web design”, and thus optimised for viewing on mobile devices.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de is sponsoring Wheels 4 Health with a donation of 1,000 euros, and thus supporting research into cancer in children.

Together with the Italian tyre manufacturers Pirelli, MotorradreifenDirekt.de and scooter magazine Motoretta are giving away a total of three sets of brand new scooter tyres, Angel Scooter and Diablo Rosso Scooter. The main prize is a 50cc Peugeot Speedfight 4 scooter worth 2,500 euros.

The summer tyre changeover season is over, and the winter season has not yet begun – the perfect moment for a small snack in between. With the purchase of at least four VIKING FourTech all-season tyres, customers of Autoreifenonline.de have the chance to win a 25-euro voucher for one of the selected food packages offered by the online shop.

The holidays are approaching, anticipation is building. The experts at ReifenDirekt.de advise a thorough vehicle check before heading off on holiday. Having the right tyres is an important cost and safety factor on every journey.

May 2017

Saddle up satisfied thanks to MotorradreifenDirekt.de and Bridgestone: anyone buying a set of selected Bridgestone tyre models from the online shop before 31 May 2017 will receive a delicious picnic hamper free of charge – while stocks last.

Delticom publishes its Q1 results: in the first 3 months of the current financial year, the Delticom Group achieved a year-on-year growth of 19.9 % to € 126.8 million (Q1 2016: € 105.8 million). Thanks to this gratifying growth in sales, earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortisation (EBITDA) for the first quarter was positive, and thus above the previous year’s figure of -€ 0.4 million.

For bikers and moto fans, it’s the top tier of competition on two wheels: MotoGP, the ultimate racing category in the motorbike world championships. Michelin and MotorradreifenDirekt.de are giving away a pair of weekend tickets to the Sachsenring races from 30 June to 2 July 2017.

To celebrate the launch of the smart beach tour 2017, Europe’s largest beach volleyball series for national teams and the third largest worldwide, ReifenDirekt.de and tyre manufacturers Maxxis are giving away two VIP tickets for the tournament weekend in the Baltic Sea resort of Binz. The event will be held from 14 to 16 July 2017.

Sunshine and days off: the ideal combination for bikers. Before bikers saddle up and hit the road in the coming summer months, MotorradreifenDirekt.de, Metzeler, and Motorrad & Reisen are presenting their top tips for your next tours – by bikers for bikers.

April 2017

Start safely and comfortably into the new season: buy new tyres online at MotorradreifenDirekt.de and change your tyres at one of our numerous assembly partners. MotorradreifenDirekt.de offers the correct tyre for every bike and every individual requirement at attractive prices.

Easy, fast, and inexpensive: Tirendo offers the ideal summer tyre - Tirendo places great value on a wide range of high-quality tyres at attractive prices. The extensive network of assembly partners offers additional convenience when changing tyres.

Escape from everyday life and enter the Island adventure - ReifenDirekt.de and Continental customers can look forward to a very special prize competition. From April 1 to 30, 2017, Europe's largest online tyre dealer and premium tyre manufacturer will be jointly giving away 16 seats on the Land Rover Experience trip to Iceland.

With its extensive manufacturing capacity, Delticom AG strengthens its comprehensive four-wheel drive expertise and extends its base of potential customers. Target groups, such as leasing providers, vehicle manufacturers/importers, after-market players and other wholesale buyers benefit from attractive and new options based on the consistent delivery guarantee offered by Delticom's B2B online-shops, such as Autoreifenonline.de or Flotten24.de on the online tyre market for more than 15 years.

March 2017

MotorradreifenDirekt.de draws a positive conclusion from the Motorräder Dortmund 2017 trade fair. From 2 to 5 March 2017, the online shop had its own stand at North Rhine-Westphalia’s largest motorbike trade fair for the first time. Countless customers and enthusiasts at the fair took the opportunity to seek advice about tyres and tyre buying.

Tyre dealers, take note: Until 30 April, Autoreifenonline.de is running a contest together with tyre manufacturer VIKING to give away 5 iPad Air 2 tablets to users of the new Autoreifenonline app. Anyone buying at least four VIKING tyres via the app before this date will automatically be entered in the prize draw, and could be the lucky winner of one of five iPad Air 2 tablets.

Tyre manufacturer Bridgestone has awarded ReifenDirekt.de the title of “Bridgestone Approved Website”. On the basis of criteria set by Bridgestone, ReifenDirekt.de was put through its paces by TÜV Rheinland. The result: ReifenDirekt.de fulfils the quality seal’s demanding product and service requirements to Gold standard.

Screeching tyres, roaring motors, and plenty of action: ReifenDirekt.de and Cooper Tire are giving away a total of 30 tickets to the World Rallycross Championship in Germany.

Kick-start your spring with ReifenDirekt.de : The season of ice and snow is a thing of the past – suddenly, spring is knocking on the door. It’s time to prepare your car for the warmer months of the year. Above all, this means: swapping your winter tyres for summer ones. But are your summer tyres up to the job of dealing with rising temperatures? The experts from ReifenDirekt.de recommend a thorough quality check.

Delticom publishes its annual report for 2016: A turnover of € 606.6 million was achieved for the financial year, which represents an increase of 8.4% compared to the previous year’s turnover of € 559.8 million. This is the highest turnover in the company’s history. The consolidated results for the 2016 financial year were € 4.5 million, compared to € 3.4 million the previous year (+32.4%). This represents earnings per share of € 0.36 (2015: € 0.28, +27.6%).

February 2017

Autoreifenonline.de launches its own app. Mobile access to the shop’s product range enables dealers to offer customers advice directly at their vehicle.

Tyre manufacturer MICHELIN has awarded ReifenDirekt.de its seal of approval as a “MICHELIN Approved Website”. By doing so, MICHELIN confirms that ReifenDirekt.dee meets all the quality standards established by the tyre manufacturer for products, services, and the sale of its tyres.

“Open visor” photo campaign from MotorradreifenDirekt.de for bikers with modelling aspirations and an eye for a cool image: If you want to be entered into MotorradreifenDirekt.de’s new season prize draw to win a NOLAN X-LITE bike helmet and other great prizes, simply send us a photo of yourself with your helmet visor raised by 31 March 2017.

Autoreifenonline.de recommends that specialist tyre stores and vehicle businesses stock up on summer and all-season tyres in plenty of time for the upcoming season, as well as stockpiling popular ranges.

Cinema fans, take note: To celebrate the release of “Logan – The Wolverine” on 2 March 2017, ReifenDirekt.dee and Falken Reifen are giving away lots of great prizes under the motto “Super tyres for highway heroes”. The top prize is a driver safety training course at the Nürburgring.

Nathalie Kronenberg takes over as Head of Key Account Management for the B2B segment of Europe’s largest online tyre wholesaler, Delticom. Her tasks include the cross-product growth of European trade, as well as the expansion of the business into America and the Asia/Pacific region. Delticom already operates online shops for wholesale customers in many European countries and further afield, for example Autoreifenonline.de and Flotten24.de in Germany.

For the first time, MotorradreifenDirekt.de has its own stand at the MOTORRÄDER DORTMUND trade fair, from 2 to 5 March 2017 (Hall 3B, stand 349). Our expert team will be on site to provide answers to all your questions on the topics of tyres and online tyre purchase.

January 2017

Autoreifenonline.de is looking back on a successful 2016 with numerous new shop features, promotions, an expanded product range, and the continuous intensification of its B2B service approach.

Equip and upgrade your fleet with Autoreifenonline.de: by taking advantage of the De-minimis promotion, you can subsidise up to 80 percent of your fleet tyre costs during the 2017 promotional period.

Various promotions will be running in ReifenDirekt shops throughout the entire month. For example, when customers buy Goodyear or Dunlop winter or all-season tyres from ReifenDirekt in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, they will receive an Amazon voucher.

December 2016

In collaboration with NEXEN TIRE, from 15.12.16 to 22.01.17 ReifenDirekt.de is raffling 5 sets of 2 VIP tickets to the Bob and Skeleton Work Cup in Königssee. Winners can look forward to exciting battles between the elite of the bob and skeleton world, with plenty of German favourites competing and thousands of passionate fans to share the experience - and all against a stunning Alpine backdrop. The VIP tickets also grant access to the exclusive vibe of the German post event lounge.

A tasty extra: Under the motto “pleasure with profile”, customers of Autoreifenonline.de who buy four VIKING tyres before the end of January 2017 will receive a Lebensmittel.de voucher worth 35 euros.

Every day an Advent door, every day a happy winner: From 1 to 24 December, ReifenDirekt.de is collaborating with countless tyre manufacturers to raffle great prizes and ReifenDirekt.de vouchers.

“Biker Summer” campaign: MotorradreifenDirekt.de asked over 5,000 bikers from ten countries about their preferences. This means that more than four times as many riders took part in the survey as last year. Participants were eligible to win prizes worth over 2,000 euros - including high-quality accessories for their next trip, and vouchers for a new set of tyres.

Great prizes from MotorradreifenDirekt.de in the POLO Advent calendar: Among the main prizes up for grabs from Motorradreifendirekt.de are two sets of Metzeler Roadtec 01tyres and two sets of Continental motorbike tyres (the exact model can be chosen by the winner in cooperation with the manufacturer).

November 2016

Buy at least one Cooper tyre before 30 November, and ReifenDirekt.de and Cooper Tires will enter you into a prize draw to win one of 2 sets of 2 tickets to an Arsenal home game, including one night’s hotel accommodation.

Autumn barbecue promotion! - Upon purchasing one of various models of MICHELIN tyre, MotorradreifenDirekt.de customers will receive an exclusive Weber barbecue sauce from Lebensmittel.de free of charge.

A success story from the Gentleman’s Ride sponsored by MotorradreifenDirekt.de: On 25 September, more than 50,000 vintage bikers in over 500 cities in 90 countries got dressed up in their Sunday best and collected donations to support men’s health initiatives.

Delticom launches a new online platform (deltipartners.com) in 28 countries, enabling its fitting partners to access Delticom’s B2B services centrally. Tools such as the online appointments calendar, wheel storage placement platform, and statistical evaluations help fitting partners to organise day-to-day business in the workshop, and offer opportunities for business expansion.

From 21 November to 4 December, end customers who buy at least two KLEBER Quadraxer 2 tyres on ReifenDirekt.de will be entered into a weekly prize draw to win a VW up!, as well as a daily prize draw to win an iPhone 7 or an iPad mini.

Spare tyres and alternatives: Wholesale customers of Autoreifenonline.de wholesale can score points by providing independent advice and a wide range of products – from price-conscious quality tyres to premium brands and OE tyres.

Gourmondo, online distributor of delicatessen, wines, and speciality foods from around the world, is expanding its business by a further three European countries, bringing its total to five. Available in Germany since 2002 and the Netherlands since 2011, in summer 2016 the online delicatessen began offering delivery to Austria, the UK, and Ireland.

Also for motor scooters: Winter tyres offer advantages in wet and icy conditions - but even in dry conditions they also significantly improve safety at low temperatures. MotorradreifenDirekt.de offers a wide range of winter tyres for scooters, good prices, and fast delivery.

As part of an asset deal, Delticom acquires significant financial assets from AutoPink. AutoPink is an online platform for second-hand cars based in France. Delticom publishes key business performance data in the third quarter of 2016. In the first nine months of the current business year, the company achieved turnover of 393 million Euro, a growth of 11 % compared to the previous year.

October 2016

Top performances in the final end-of-season spurt: The MotorradreifenDirekt.de team achieves podium finishes in all classes at the Bühlertann GCC event. As it did last year, the Fastest Lap Award goes to Sally Böde.

ReifenDirekt.de and Nokian are giving away a brand-new VW Polo. All customers who buy at least two winter or all-season tyres from Nokian before 15 November will be entered in the prize draw.

The MotorradreifenDirekt.de team turns in an impressive performance at the European XCC finals in Ried: in the last race of the calendar year, all MotorradreifenDirekt.de team riders secure top-10 placements in the overall rankings.

At this dark time of year, ReifenDirekt.de makes a small contribution to the safety of our youngest road users, donating 102 high-visibility vests to the Davenstedt day care centre run by the German Red Cross (DRK) in Hanover.

In the third part of his video series “The Right Tyre for Every Biker” („Für jeden Biker der richtige Reifen“) for MotorradreifenDirekt.de, Free’n Fun rider Oliver Ronzheimer presents tyres for different uses and applications. This time, the focus is on hypersport and racing tyres, and is therefore aimed especially at competitive bikers: from part-time racers to ambitious scooter drivers.

September 2016

Stock your warehouse in time for the upcoming tyre-change season: VIKING-Reifen and Autoreifenonline.de, the online B2B shop from Delticom, Europe’s largest online tyre dealer, are encouraging tyre dealers and workshops to stock up on winter tyres now to ensure that they are revved up and ready for autumn sales.

New online shop for brake discs and linings: Buyers can now find a wide range of brake products, including over 12,500 models of brake discs and 11,000 models of brake linings from a variety of brands, in a total of 16 European countries (including Bremsenkaufen.de in Germany, Acheterfreins.fr Acheterfreins.fr in France, and Brakesshop.co.uk in the UK).

Bike tour prize draw: MotorradreifenDirekt.de, Metzeler, and Motorrad & Reisen are giving away a four-day stay in the “Sonnegg” bikers’ hotel on the Großglockner in Austria.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de sponsors the Gentleman’s Ride and calls on bikers to take part: On 25 September, bike fans from around the world will gather and ride together to support projects to improve men’s health.

New online shop specialising in classic and modern classic cars: Fans of modern classic cars can find a wide range of tyres for historical vehicles in a total of 17 European countries (including Mein-Oldtimer-Reifen.de in Germany, Mes-pneus-collection.fr in France, and My-vintage-tyres.co.uk in the UK).

ReifenDirekt.de offers its customers the most attractive overall package, and with a mark of 2.31 has been rated the best online tyre dealer in the TESTBILD comparison.

Mud-slinging in Schefflenz: During the 6th GCC race of the season, the MotorradreifenDirekt.de team rises to the challenge of heavy rainfall, and achieves good finishing positions.

Autoreifenonline.de kicks off the winter season with new features and express delivery: In addition to new search functions which facilitate the tyre-buying process, in future customer reviews from tyre testing platform Reifentest.com will also be visible on the shop’s product pages.

August 2016

The fourth GCC season race: the team of MotorradreifenDirekt.de defied the adverse conditions of the weekend race in Goldbach and fought respectable places. The Fastest Lap Award of MotorradreifenDirekt.de MotorradreifenDirekt.de and Pirelli went this time to Jens Schreiber.

The British online store for consumers www.myytres.co.uk celebrates its 15th anniversary and together with Michelin is giving away two tickets for the spectacular BMW Goodwood Driving Experience at the world famous Goodwood Racetrack.

70,000 bikes, more than 100,000 visitors, a unique atmosphere created by approximately 13,000 bikers, the biggest European Harley-Davidson parade in a breathtaking scenery: MotorradreifenDirekt.de and MICHELIN are giving away a weekend for two in a four-star hotel by the Lake Faak during the European Bike Week 2016.

DFV system check passed: since 1st August, Delticom’s franchise system "tyre service for everyone!" with its B2B online shop Autoreifenonline.de can enjoy the seal of approval by the German Franchise Association.

Biker Summer 2016 campaign: MotorradreifenDirekt.de interviewed bikers from ten European countries about their riding preferences, most frequented routes and popular destinations. The participants of the survey will have the chance to win biking equipment worth a total of more than 2,000 euros.

New online shop for engine oil and other car maintenance products: in 16 European countries (e.g. MotoroelDirekt.de in Germany, 123huilemoteur.fr in France and 123engineoel.co.uk in the UK) buyers can now find a wide range of motor oils, lubricants, care products and other products at attractive prices.

Summer surprise for motorcycle tyre dealers which are customers of Autoreifenonline.de: together with Pirelli, Delticom’s online shop for business customers raffled among its two-wheeler dealers 30 tickets to the FIM Superbike World Championship race weekend at Lausitzring.

Delticom’s revenue increased in the second quarter by 22% in comparison to the analogical period of the last year: after a 5% drop compared to the corresponding period in the first three months of the current fiscal year, the company recognized revenues of € 169 million in the second quarter. During the reporting period, the Delticom Group generated a turnover of € 275 million.

July 2016

Pay attention, music fans: ReifenDirekt.de and Firestone are giving away one pair of tickets for the CHIEMSEE SUMMER Festival from 24th to 27th August 2016 in Übersee. Around 40 bands from reggae, hip-hop, rock and electro, including The Prodigy, Die Fantastischen Vier and Sportfreunde Stiller, as well as some attractive extras will make for a spectacular experience.

Full of adventures around-the- world motorcycle journey of three motorcycle enthusiasts: MotorradreifenDirekt.de supports with best tyres "ThreesomeWithTwins" (a trio consisting of the brothers Bastian and Fabian Asam and their mutual friend Denis Härtinger) in their exciting tour across four continents, 50 countries and more than 100,000 km in 800 days.

Under Gourmondo.de, Gourmondo.nl and Gourmondo.co.uk customers in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom can find a premium range of delicatessen, wine and gourmet foodstuffs, the offer consists of more than 17,000 products from around the world. Moreover Gourmondo also operates the Alnatura-shop.de.

On the platforms Lebensmittel.de and Supermarkt.at customers benefit from the wide range of low-cost online supermarkets - including their own shops for fruit and vegetables, pasta or sweets.

The team of MotorradreifenDirekt.de withstands the fourth GCC-season race’s in Goldbach adverse conditions and ensures respectable places. This time, the "Fastest Lap Award" was awarded to MotorradreifenDirekt.de and Pirelli for Jens Schreiber’s time achieved in the XC Pre Senior Class.

June 2016

Pay attention, bike fans: MotorradreifenDirekt.de in cooperation with Michelin raffles 20 tickets for MotoGP™ Weekend at Sachsenring. The winners will enjoy three unforgettable days on site and will be given a seat for the whole weekend in the grandstand T2 from which the whole event can be watched closely. As a culminating point of the weekend, the winners can expect an exciting race.

Autoreifenonline.de received positive results at the REIFEN fair 2016 in Messe where Delticom’s exclusive online shops for workshops, tyre dealers and wholesalers were presented together with all the services, tools and benefits of Delticom B2B Services for the sustainable tyre trade. Twelve experts from Delticom’s entire B2B area held hundreds of interesting and constructive discussions with international customers and media representatives.

Tirendo is the best rated online car tyre shop in the Germany Test 2016 and is awarded the “Best Online Shop” title. High customer satisfaction level as a key evaluation criterion of the test only confirms Tirendo’s great e-commerce expertise.

In the video series entitled “For every biker the right tyre” at MotorradreifenDirekt.de, Free’n Fun Rider Oliver Ronzheimer provides information on different categories of motorcycle tyres. This helps bikers find the most suitable motorcycle tyres for their machines, driving habits and most frequented terrain.

Delticom has reached 10,000,000 customers. From this occasion via the Facebook profile of the company’s flagship store ReifenDirekt.de customers can win attractive prizes. Except vouchers to the online store, there is a car drive with a Ferrari F430 to win.

May 2016

Crosser bikers on Pirelli tyres from the MotorradreifenDirekt.de team rode in the GCC-season opening in Walldorf in the top ten: in the first weekend race of the German Cross Country Championship, Mario Dölz came in fifth in the pre-seniors category, Mirco Rether and Jarno Knaus were both in the first ten in their categories.

The Swiss online shop for consumers www.reifendirekt.ch celebrates its 15th anniversary and together with Michelin was once again giving away two VIP tickets for the 24-hour race at Le Mans on the 18th and 19th June 2016.

An incredible live experience with 100 top international bands including Rammstein, Mumford & Sons and The Prodigy: ReifenDirekt.de and Firestone are giving away two packets of two festival combi tickets for an unforgettable weekend at the Hurricane Festival from the 24th to 26th July 2016 in Scheeßel.

Top performance at the second GCC weekend race in Triptis: third place in the pre-seniors category for Mario Dölz from the MotorradreifenDirekt.de team, the team member Jarno Knaus secured the fourth place in the XC Sport 3 class and the Team Manager Marc Zaddach occupied the tenth place in the XC-Senior class and thus moved up into the top ten.

April 2016

With the family car service CB Auto, the customers of ReifenDirekt.de gained a new mobile fitting service partner in the region of Hamburg.

The strengthened seven-member MotorradreifenDirekt.de team has started its fourth GCC season. Again, Pirelli is their tyre partner who supported them with Scorpion-MX-Serie top tyres. After every run MotorradreifenDirekt.de will mark the Fastest Lap Award for the fastest round – and every time there is a new set of Pirelli tyres to win.

Tirendo is expanding its network of service partners and currently cooperates with 30,000 workshops in Europe. In Germany alone, there are over 12,000 partner workshops for Tirendo customers.

Experience the football fever yourself – as a part of a Facebook campaign, Continental in cooperation with ReifenDirekt.de funded two tickets to the final of UEFA EURO 2016TM on the 10th of July at Stade de France in Paris. Also, travel, hotel accommodation and transfers are included. 100 % of the profit from the campaign will go to the German Children’s Cancer Aid Foundation.

From A for Albania to Z for Zagreb – the presentation of the results of “Biker Summer 2015”, the survey and raffle by MotorradreifenDirekt.de concerning the most popular destinations and furthest distances covered by bikers last year. Bikers from nine European countries were interviewed and they had a chance to win prizes worth 1,500 euro.

March 2016

Wanted – found: with Delti Wheel Storage (DWS), Delticom AG started a free of charge online platform that intermediates in tyre storage in Germany. This offer will be successively extended to 16 European countries.

Feast for football fans – Continental in cooperation with ReifenDirekt raffled tickets for the final of the European Championship on 10.07. at the Stade de France – including travel, hotel accommodation and transfer.

Just in time for the beginning of the summer season the Trusted Shops certified online shop for tyres and car accessories Tirendo is launching again its successful TV campaign with a spot. Participating again is Uke Bosse.

Delticom publishes its Annual Report 2015: revenues of 559.8 million euro were achieved throughout the year, an increase of 11.6 % in comparison to the previous year’s 501.7 million euro.

February 2016

A sleek street car found a happy owner - ReifenDirekt.de in cooperation with Goodyear Dunlop Tires Germany raffled a Smart Fortwo Coupé worth 14,000 Euro to a lucky winner from Northern Germany. The competition was a part of a campaign organized to celebrate the 15 th anniversary of ReifenDirekt.de.

ReifenDirekt.de scored a top rating in the ranking of online tyre shops with the highest Internet visibility. This is the result provided by the research tool "study eVisibility Tyres 2016" by a market research consulting company. It assesses the Internet visibility of online tyre shops in four areas, including their presence on comparison platforms and in social media. ReifenDirekt.de distinguished itself with best results mainly in the categories search results and want ads.

Also MotorradreifenDirekt.de achieved a top position in the "study eVisibility Tyres 2016" and came in the ranking as the only online shop for motorbike tyres in the Top 10. MotorradreifenDirekt.de was characterized above all by an excellent result in the social media ranking. In the search hits category MotorradreifenDirekt.de was the frontrunner, which made it the most searchable online motorbike tyre shop.

Delticom acquired 90% of shares in the Gourmondo Food GmbH and 100% of shares in ES Food GmbH Hannover. Both companies are active in the field of online food trade. The acquisition price for both companies, a shareholder loan granted to Gourmondo Food GmbH as well as for software rights required for the operation of the online eFood shops amounts to EUR 30 million.

January 2016

After car tyre dealers have been energized by the “DealerSurvival” power pack in the winter season 2015, Autoreifenonline.de starts into the new year with the “Motorcycle Tyres Kickstarter Campaign” for traders – including sweet energy boosters for a powerful motorcycle season.

Please note: The team of MotorradreifenDirekt.de are looking together with its partner Pirelli Germany for support in this year’s season of the German Cross Country Championship (GCC) by ambitious motocross enthusiasts.

High quality car spare parts and accessories are now available also for customers in Poland, Belgium, Ireland, Portugal, Sweden, Finland and Norway.

December 2015

The Italian online tyre shop for consumers www.gommadiretto.it is expanding its network of service partners and has recently welcomed its 5,000th mounting partner. Currently, Delticom has over 42,000 service partners worldwide.

Tirendo is strengthening its brand awareness with the new reworked version of the video with the brand ambassador Sebastian Vettel broadcasted in October, which already had over 400,000 views on the Tirendo YouTube channel only.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de supported the "Motocross Enduro" magazine with the major Enduro tyre test 2015/2016 during which ten different knobby tyres from popular Enduro tyre manufacturers were tested thoroughly.

In December, business customers of autoreifenonline.de and autoreifenonline.at could once again benefit from the stores’ attractive offers and recharge their batteries with the “Dealer Survival Kit” – provided again by lebensmittel.de or supermarkt.at.

November 2015

9-Monthly Report 2015: Delticom has published its full report for the first nine months of 2015. In 9M15 the company recognized revenues of € 354.2 million, an increase of 12.7 % after € 314.1 million in the prior-year period.

ReifenDirekt.de starts one more time from the Pole Position with customers and achieves outstanding service scores for excellent service, “very good”.

Winter promotions and holiday season in many European online shops of Delticom: At the online shops for professionals – transport experts, dealers and garages – as well in the online shops for end consumers tyre buyers can take profit and buy their car tyres, complete wheel sets and truck tyres with attractive discounts currently (limited time).

October 2015

Launch of an online tyre shop in the land of hot springs and volcanos: In Iceland opens www.123dekk.is for tyre buyers.

Discount season in the online shops of Delticom: in many European online shops tyre buyers can take profit and buy their tyres and complete wheel sets with discounts currently (limited time).

European champion in German Cross Country (GCC)! MotorradreifenDirekt.de and Pirelli celebrate their Offroad Championship title: Jens Steger from the team MotorradreifenDirekt.de became European champion in Mattighofen.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de, Moto-pneumatici.it and pneus-moto.fr donate 5.000 euros on occasion of the „Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride“ (DGR) 2015.

Plus in service: The Autoreifenonline-shops for dealers and garages, offer now even more transparency: Among others, stock overview in product search, extensions of the search functions for car-, truck- and motorcycle tyres as well as possibility to search for original equipment and car model.

„Golden October“ at ReifenDirekt.de and Tirendo.de: In the ReifenDirekt.de competition, along with tyre manufacturer Hankook, users could win 3x2 exclusive packages for the football derby BVB against Hanover96 (in 2016).

Mobile tyre service now also in Austria: Check-Reifenservice is the new mobile fitting partner on the road for ReifenDirekt.at.

September 2015

Delticom expands: With 300 online stores in almost 50 countries purchasers can make deals in buying tyres and care spare parts. Actually motorists can benefit from discount offers on tyres and complete wheel sets in many Delticom online stores.

Launch in Turkey: In Turkey www.lastik-online.com.tr opens for tyre buyers.

TyresNET: With new intuitive search features the search for new tyres is now even easier. Like that interested parties get faster and purposefully to their new tyres.

In the online stores of Tirendo and ReifenDirekt users will find further exiting actions and competitions. From a Pizza party with Olav (VIKING), a trip near to the polar circle (Nokian) to sensations with Sebastian Vettel at Tirendo – the online stores have it all.

For the brand Goodride new authorized truck tyres’ dealer centers have been won.

Autoreifenonline.de, the large online store for dealers and garages, is accelerating. With lots of energy and attractive actions the online store is offering solid support for his clientele. Business customers in Germany and Austria can get their energy also from a “Dealer Survival Kit”, sponsored by lebensmittel.de respectively supermarkt.at.

August 2015

The Biker Summer 2015 this year goes into the third round and takes place in nine European countries. The MotorradreifenDirekt- and its sister online stores giving away great prizes among the participants who tell where their exciting and thrilling motorcycle journey goes.

In the online stores of Tirendo and ReifenDirekt users will also find exiting actions and competitions. Under the motto: A full load of Vettel the four-time Formula 1 World Champion provides interesting insights into his life - exclusively on Tirendo Facebook and YouTube Tirendo - to see and hear.

The sales concept of the truck and commercial vehicle tyres’ range of Delticom takes on very successfully. For the brand Goodride new authorized dealer have been won. With Boto a new budget tyre brand for truck and commercial vehicles joins the portfolio.

Autoreifenonline.de, the large online shop for dealers and garages, is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Business partners - dealers and workshops - are actually able to access more than 28 online shops in 25 countries across Europe with an extensive product- and service range offered by the online shops.

July 2015

In many European Delticom fleet online shops motorists can also find car parts now.

Also at Tirendo users can also purchase high quality car parts.

Discover the highlights of Namibia in an off-road vehicle: via 15 Delticom online shops users could participate in a competition which make this dream come true. The participants from 13 countries, who won the Land Rover Experience trip run by online tyre specialists Delticom and the tyre manufacturer Continental have been thrilled by the impressions of the exclusive five-day safari travel.

Kicking off the mobile fitting: the professional workshop comes to the customers – whether for a tyre or a complete wheel set change. You can book the new and comfortable service presently at ReifenDirekt.de.

Attractive competitions at ReifenDirekt.de: win to drive the cult vehicle Mini One Edition Speed for one year or an exclusive racing experience at Circuit Paul Ricard in the South of France.

May/June 2015

International: Delticom is active in 42 countries with more than 180 online shops and other websites. The B2B Retail section of Delticom is present with 28 online shops in 25 countries.

Tirendo offers attractive product – and service ranges as well as special actions in currently 11 countries.

ReifenDirekt.de celebrates – Berlin, Berlin, we are coming to Berlin! The German online shop and Continental invited customers to a facebook action. Participants could win tickets for the Championsleague soccer final in Berlin.

New launch: Everything about tyres from A to Z and price comparisons: Reifen.de and Reifen.at can be accessed gratis by all users. On these information portals you will find everything which is worth knowing, tips and tricks.

The truck and commercial vehicle section of Delticom expand its sales concept and is looking for support point dealers for the brand Goodride in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

MotorradreifenDirekt.de in motorcycle sports fever: First off-road moto-cross, now road racing too. The team from Delticom’s online two-wheel tyre store is building on their collaboration in the world of racing in the 2015 season.

March/April 2015

Reifendirekt.de and many other European online shops of Delticom explain and inform motorists briefly and playful about the importance of summer tyres in the warmer months with a new animated video clip.

April and May are the months of the „super heros“ at ReifenDirekt.de: With ReifenDirekt.de and Pirelli customers can win a Mini Cooper S and experience a unique “Gokart-Feeling”.

Autoteile-Meile.de, leading German online shop for quality car parts and accessories, take the lead into the top 3; A test, undertaken by the German Institute for Service quality (www.disq.de) awards Autoteile-Meile.de with quality note “good”. The web presence and user-friendliness of the shop rank number 1.

The complete wheel set area of specialist Delticom extends its product range in European online stores and attracts customers with lots of new models and colour designs as well as trend- and tuning wheels.

Autoreifenonline.de, the German online shop for garages and dealers, also extends its product portfolio. Over and above Viking(s) break down prices in the online shop; customers are presently enjoying discounts.

February 2015

ReifenDirekt.de continues to celebrate: In February the customers of the German online tyre expert could take part in a competition of 5 exclusive places to join the Michelin world premiere at Geneva (Switzerland) in March 2015. The winners could enjoy a unique product experience including an evening event and stay value Euro 2,000.

Autoreifenonline.de, the German online shop for the garages and dealerships celebrate its 15th anniversary with its customers. Professional customers could join the competition following the motto “Become a Viking!” In the period from the 15th of February until the 15th of March they could win attractive prizes, amongst it a black Ford Fiesta as a top prize.

Spring calls … and in many Delticom online shops customers can find currently attractive discounts for tyres and complete wheel sets.

January 2015

Happy Birthday ReifenDirekt.de! As time goes by …:The first German online shop of Delticom celebrates its 15years anniversary in 2015. Customers of the online tyre expert enjoy exiting actions and attractive winning opportunities throughout the year.

In January three valuable fuel vouchers have been raffled. In February participating users can win 5 exclusive places for the Michelin world premier close to Geneva (Switzerland).

Nov./Dec. 2014

The figure of the months from Delticom: 40,000. This is the number of professional workshops which have joined the Delticom network of mounting partners. In Germany more than 9,000 service partner workshops offer their services around tyres.

Customers loyalty to Delticom online shops: The customer base of grows to 8 Million total. First 9 months of 2014: Increase of revenues to 314,1 million euros.

Customers love Delticom online shops: Many of the online shops are on rank 1 in the area of online tyre shops at trust pilot.

In the first nine months of the year 2014 Delticom AG could increase revenues to 314,1 million euros.

September/October 2014

The German online store ReifenDirekt.de has been awarded test winner at Sparwelt.de. the portal tested the purchase of winter tyres online. In addition ReifenDirekt.de also wins the award for the best price-performance ratio in the test.

The French online store for motor bike tyres, www.pneus-moto.fr, celebrate its 10th anniversary with great actions together with the customers.

August 2014

Ride for Fun! In “biker summer” 2014 MotorradreifenDirekt sends motor bikers from 8 countries again on travelling. The promotion “biker summer” is running at Delticom two wheelers stores in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, UK, Italy, the Netherlands and for the first time also in Spain.

Ride around the world: MotorradreifenDirekt supports a biker couple from Switzerland on their tour through Panamerica.

Ride to win: the winners take it all! The motocross team of MotorradreifenDirekt.de scores in the GCCs and enters the winner’s Podium more often. Lately the team has been three times among the top ten.

Compare prices: Toroleo Tyres TT GmbH & Co KG acquires the price comparison website Toroleo with toroleo.de and toroleo.at. The website is aimed at all car owners from the enthusiast to the general driver.

July 2014

Delticom, Europe's leading online tyre retailer celebrates its 15 year anniversary: 15 years of mobility in 42 countries, 15 years of convenient tyre purchasing on the Internet. Happy Birthday!

10 years comfortable, time-and money-saving buying tyres on the Internet celebrate www.oponytanio.pl the Polish online store, the www.pneushop.cz Czech web shop and the Norwegian tyre shop www.dekkonline.com.

A heart for women: ReifenDirekt.de accomplishes a successful fundraising campaign for the breast cancer association, Brustkrebs Deutschland e.V.

June 2014

The French online tyre store www.123pneus.fr for consumers has been awarded "Continental-approved". With the seal high demands on quality standards and a comfortable internet purchasing of tyres are implicated.

ReifenDirekt.de, the German web shop for consumers, has been awarded with a quality seal by Continental ("Continental-approved") as well as by Michelin ("Michelin-approved").

Looking for an attractive gift? At ReifenDirekt.de you can buy vouchers for tyres.

May 2014

In Q1 14 Delticom recognized revenues of € 94.3 million, an increase of 16.0 % after € 81.3 million in the prior-year period. Revenues in the E-Commerce division were up year-on-year by 18.5 %, from € 77.5 million to € 91.9 million.

Delticom Report “Tyres Online” 2014: More and more European motorists are inclined to buy their tyres online in the future. A quarter of all the motorists surveyed had already bought tyres online; most of them in Delticom online stores. Well over half the German consumers asked had already bought tyres in the German online store ReifenDirekt.de.

The German online shop ReifenDirekt.de donated in the period from 7 by 14 May 2014 one euro from each tyre purchase set’ made to the Brustkrebs Deutschland e.V. (breast cancer association Germany).

April 2014

Delticom Revenues in 2013 surpassed the mark of half a billion euros for the first time; the company increased revenues by 10.8 % to € 505.5 million (2012: € 456.4 million), reaching the half-a-billion-euro mark for the first time in the history of the company.

Moto batteries are now available in all online stores for end consumers, Motor bike tyres online stores, online stores for the dealerships and at all spare parts stores.

March 2014

Delticom online stores are equipped for the future: Compact information and facts to know about TPMS (tire pressure monitoring system) can be found at many online stores for free for both, service partners as well as end users, amongst the German online store ReifenDirekt.de.

Comprehensive consumer reviews can be accessed online at the international, independent tyre test website www.tyretest.com. This has already pulled together over 52 billion test kilometers from 20 countries. For summer tyres alone more than 190.000 reviews can be found.

February 2014

Well shod for the 4L Trophy 2014 desert rally: Delticom supports for the first time three teams which participate in the 4 L Trophy Raid; amongst the only team which starts for Italy. In Germany the vehicles are equipped via www.reifendirekt.de and www.autoteilemeile.de, in France via www.123pneus.fr and www.123piecesderechange.fr and in Italy via www.gommadiretto.it and www.shop-ricambiauto.it.

Extension of Paypal payment options: In the online stores for consumers in Serbia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Hungary and Lithuania customers can also pay via Paypal now.

January 2014

In 2013 Delticom notes highest growths of new customers since foundation of the company and starts into the New Year with more than 1 million new customers. For the first time Delticom obtains also more than half a million repeat customers in 2013.

Nov/Dec 2013

9-monthly report 2013: Delticom grows against market trends
The company group revenues increased by 10.2 % to € 309.1 million (9M 12: € 280.4 million). 3 13 revenues in the E-Commerce division grew year-on-year by 11.4 % and amounted to € 93.3 million, resulting in an increase of 11.6 % to € 299.8 million for the nine months.

On 3rd of December Andreas Prüfer has been appointed to the management board as Director and Co-CEO with effect from 1st January 2014. Former Co-CEO Rainer Binder will resign his position as a member of the Management Board for personal reasons with effect from the end of the current fiscal year.

October 2013

Alloy complete wheels and alloy rims are now also offered in the Swiss online stores www.reifendirekt.ch, www.autoreifenonline.ch and www.flotten24.ch.

Insurances for tyres are offered now at the online stores in Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Belgium and Poland.

September 2013

Delticom and Tirendo are going together. At the 16th of September 2013 Delticom AG has concluded with the former shareholders of Tirendo Holding GmbH to sign an agreement to acquire all shares of the Berlin-based online tyre retailer and all its subsidiaries. The purchase price including repayment of shareholder loans is around 50 million Euros.

Delticom now has 137 online stores in 42 countries.

August 2013

The German online shops ReifenDirekt.de and MotorradreifenDirekt.de support the social club Health Media e.V., initiator and organizer of the MobiCup Nord (North). The MobiCup Nord is one of the largest inclusion events in Germany and takes place at the 31st of August for the fourth time.

“Biker Summer” promotion from MotorradreifenDirekt.de: 85 times around the world by motorbike. The 1,234 motorcycle riders from seven countries intend to cover a total of approximately 3.4 million kilometres in the course of summer 2013. Way ahead, the motor cycle enthusiasts from the Netherlands.

June 2013

Mission Re-Design” Almost all online shops for consumers show off with a fresh, new look and enable tyre purchaser an even more comfortable, time- and money-saving tyre purchase.

In many online tyre shops, online shops for motorbike tyres, both for consumers, and the online shops for professionals (garages and dealers), customers can now also pay via Paypal.

In Romania are now also alloy rims and alloy complete wheels available at Cauciucuri123.ro and Cauciucuridirect.ro.

May 2013

Alloy rims and alloy complete wheels are now also available via a practical, user-friendly tyre-and-wheel configurator in the online shops for professional customers (dealers, garages): Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Schweden, Spain, France, Italy, Great Britain and Poland.

In the fleet shops at www.fleettyres24.co.uk, www.flotte24.fr and at www.fleet24.nl alloy rims and alloy complete wheels can be bought now as well.

Consumer can find sporty new looks for their cars now also in buying new alloy rims or alloy complete wheels via the practical and user-friendly tyre-and-wheel configurator in the online shops in Sweden, Denmark, den the Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Great Britain, France, Spainand Italy.

Re-Designed Websites: Most of the online shops for consumers have experienced a spring clean and show off with a fresh, new look. Tyre purchasers benefit from a now even faster access to the extensive product offering and services.

April 2013

ReifenDirekt.de is to be awarded the title “Michelin Approved Website”. In addition to the TÜV, now for the first time a tyre manufacturer also confirms that at ReifenDirekt, you can shop conveniently with a high standard of quality.

Rebrush: ReifenDirekt.at present itself in a new and fresh look.

Tyre tests: the large, independent tyre test portal with reviews by consumers for consumers is now online in 24 countries. Interests will find here more than 360.000 reviews with over 60 million kilometres driven.

March 2013

Delticom AG publishes its annual report 2012.

Highlights 2012:
  • Turnover: 456, 4 Mio. €
  • Client base: 6,2 million customers
  • Servicepartner network: world wide > 34.000

Alloy rims and alloy complete wheels can be purchases easily now with the new „configurator“ in the following countries at the following online shops: ReifenDirekt.at, autobandenmarkt.nl, mytyres.co.uk, daekonline.dk, 123pneus.fr, neumaticos-online.es, 123pneus.be and oponytanio.pl

New in France: At the French online shop for professionals, pneus-auto.fr also car spare parts are available now

January 2013

New: In the Autoteile-Meile online shops for consumers as well as for professionals (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland) the availability is now indicated.

Going for desert adventure Ralley 2013: This year the Delticom online shops Reifendirekt.de, 123pneus.fr and piecesderechange.fr support again a German and a French team for the legendary 4 L Trophy Raid. The teams „R 4 Westfalen“ and „4L for Africa“ are equipped with tyres and important spare parts. The participants of the rallye transport school material and other aid for Moroccan kids in their cult cars R 4 more than 6.000 kilometres from Paris to Marrakesh.

November 2012

Let it snow …

tires-easy.com, the online shop in the US, now offers a selection of snow cable chains for cars, light trucks and SUVs.

Snow chains from recognized manufacturers, amongst RUD, pewag, Ottinger and Maggi, are available in many other of the Delticom online shops.

New in the German and Austrian online shop, autoteile-meile.de and autoteile-meile.at: installation possibilities.

September 2012

Competence in complete wheels
Business and fleet customers* as well as consumers** can choose from a high variety in adequate combinations of steel and aluminium complete wheels. Besides complete wheels for cars the internet experts also offer such for SUV, 4x4s and commercial vehicles.

*Online shops for professionals - Aluminium complete wheels are presently available at:
Autoreifenonline.de, Flotten24.de, Flotten24.at

** Aluminium complete wheels are available at the online shops for consumers of Delticom in the following countries: Belgium, Denmark, Germany, France, Great Britain, Netherlands, Austria, Poland and Spain. Steel and Aluminium wheels are currently available at 56 online shops of Delticom.

On the top – customer’s satisfaction with ReifenDirekt.de
The German online shop ReifenDirekt.de scores the highest evaluations at the portal “Shopauskunft” (shop information desk, www.shopauskunft.de); recently the 10,000 tyre purchaser gave his positive opinion about ReifenDirekt.de at Shopauskunft.

August 2012

In France customers of flotte24.fr will also find now truck tyres, motor bike tyres and steel rims.

Interested parties can purchase tyres with us via ebay.fr as well.

More and more online shops for professional customers got a rebrush and present themsleves in a new look: in Switzerland www.autoreifenonline.ch, in Austria www.autoreifenonline.at and in Italy www.pneumatici123.it.

June 2012

Fleet24 takes on speed: At flotte.24.fr customers can purchase truck tyres, motorbike tyres and steel rims. At Flotten24.de and Fleet24.nl fleet customers find now also steel complete wheels.

New fresh look for the B2B online shops: Autoreifenonline.de, -at, -ch and pneumatici123.it have been relaunched and optically upgraded.

May 2012

Preferred tyres – of motorbike acrobats and adrenalin junkies: new trial tyres form GoldenTyre, available via Pnebo and in the shop for moto tyres MotorradreifenDirekt.de.

New look: autoreifenonline.de has been relauncht.

The shop for professionals in Austria offers customers now also a steel complete wheel shops.

April 2012

Popular and appreciated: Tyre purchase via Internet The Delticom Report 2012 shows that buying tyres over the Internet is getting more and more attractive for car drivers: The advantages of the online purchase are highly evaluated, also by our European neighbour countries. The customers of the Delticom online shops are satisfied customers.

New on offer in the online shops for pros and traders are special tyres and AS tyres in Switzerland, France, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Denmark and Finland.

Information plus: Newly installed are news columns at the online shops which keep interested parties updated about tyre topics in France at 123pneus.fr, in Italy at gommadiretto.it and in Spain at neumaticos-online.es.

March 2012

The German shop for professionals has been relaunched and appears in a new look.

In the Austrian online shop for professionals, at autoreifenonline.at, a new steel complete wheel shop can be found.

Special tyres and tyres for farming vehicles can be purchased now also in the following online shops: In Finland at rengas123.com, in Denmark, at dinedaek.dk, in France at pneus-auto.fr und in Switzerland at autoreifenonline.ch.

February 2012

Oldies but Goldies … also tyres for old timers are available now in the following online shops: at ReifenDirekt in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, at 123pneus.fr in France, at gommadiretto.it in Italy, at neumaticos-online.es in Spain.

At pneucity.com aluminium complete wheels can be ordered now as well.

Relaunch: the web site www.high-performer.de got a new and fresh look with new functions.

Always up-to-date with the “news service”: the online shops in France – 123pneus.fr, in Italy – gommadiretto.it and in Spain – neumaticos-online.es added now also news and information around tyres, accessible at the online shops.

January 2012

Delticom: preliminary figures for FY 2011. According to the preliminary figures, revenues in the fiscal year increased by 14.4% to € 480.0 million and EBIT by 9.6% to € 52.2 million.

New: Snow chains are now also available at the following shops for consumers: www.pneushop.cz, www.rengas-online.com, www.dekkonline.com und www.dackonline.se.

Professionals and fleet customers can also purchase snow chains now at: www.pneu123.cz, www.dinedekk.com, www.rengas123.com, www.dinadack.com, www.dinedaek.dk und www.flotten24.ch.

The fleet shop fleettyres24.co.uk offers now also fully fitted.

December 2011

Winter outfits for tyres: snow chains are now also available in the online shops of Denmark at dinedaek.dk, in Sweden at dackonline.se, in Norway at dekkonline.com, in Finland at rengas-online.com, in the Czech Rep. at pneushop.cz and in the fleet shop of Switzerland at flotten24.ch.

Further snow chains can be purchased in the online shops for professionals in the Czech Rep. at pneu123.cz, Norway at dinedekk.com, Sweden at rengas123.com and Finland at dinadack.com an.

The fleet shop in the UK, fleettyres24co.uk offers now also “fully fitted”.

November 2011

Delticom’s revenues in 9M11 increased by 15.8% to EUR 297.7 million and EBIT by 23.3% to EUR 28.2 million.

Delticom’s service partner network grows to more than 30,000 assembly workshops.

In the shops for professionals in Austria at autoreifenonline.at and in Poland at opony123.pl, customers can purchase steel complete wheels from now on.

Customers in Romania find now also truck tyres at cauciucuri123.ro.

October 2011

Number 1 in winter tyres: ReifenDirekt.de, the German online shop, has been elected test winner once, now for the third time again, amongst the internet shops, which offer winter tyres.

Next winter is coming almost certainly… MotorradreifenDirekt.at, the Austrian online shop for motorbike tyres, has now an own column for winter tyres.

New: At www.autogume.rs customers in Serbia can also purchase tyres now.

September 2011

In the online shop for garages and dealers, autoreifenonline.de in Germany, express delivery is available now for tyres.

Special tyres can be purchased now also in the Swedish online shop.

At Flotten24 steel complete wheels are now available as well.

Delticom joins the TNU in Spain.

August 2011

Delticom AG publishes Semi-Annual Report 2011: Revenues in the first six months of 2011 increased by 11.8% to EUR 198.3 million and EBIT by 12.6% to EUR 18.7 million.

In the Bulgarian online shop www.barzgumve.com and in the Hungarian online shop www.gumik.hu steel complete wheels are also now available with summer and all-season tyres.

July 2011

Delticom has now 124 online shops in 40 countries.

New in Ireland and the Czech Republic: Steel complete wheels are now available also with summer tyres and all-season-tyres in the online shops pneushop.cz and eiretyres.com.

June 2011

Denmark also has a online shop for spare parts now: www.bildele-online.dk

Completed! Aluminium complete wheels are also offered now in the following countries/shops:

Denmark: www.daekonline.dk
Belgium www.123pneus.be + www.autobandenmarkt.be
Netherlands: www.autobandenmarkt.nl
Great Britain: www.mytyres.co.uk

Steel complete wheels can be purchased also in Lithuania: www.reifendirekt.lt and the Slovakian Republic: www.pneumaticypriamo.com erhältlich

May 2011

Delticom looks back on another successful quarter. According to the report Q1,11 figures, revenues in the first quarter of 2011 increased by 14.6% to EUR 85.4 million and EBIT by 4.6% to EUR 6.1 million.

Steel complete wheels are available now in the online shops of the following countries: Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Spain and Portugal.

Truck and industrial tyres can be ordered via the online shops in these countries: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Estonia and Finland.

Package offers for motorbike tyres are avlaible now in: Austria, Switzerland, France, Great Britain, Spain, Portugal und Norway.

April 2011

Delticom Report Tyres Online 2011: Approximately 40 percent of motorists in Germany want to buy their tyres on the internet. A current representative Forsa survey commissioned by Delticom, shines a light on the attitudes and behaviour of German motorists regarding buying tyres online. The interest of German motorists for ordering tyres on the internet has increased significantly: In 2010 it was 32 percent and overall this year it's approximately 10 percent more.

At MotorradreifenDirekt.de a new offer is available in the column of “monthly bargains”. Here special tyre combinations are sold at a “package price”.

In Ireland and Portugal customers can purchase now also steel complete wheels.

In the online shops of the Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, Poland, the UK and Portugal special tyres are now available.

February 2011

New openings in UK:
www.123spareparts.co.uk - the online shop for spare parts
www.fleettyres24.co.uk - the online shop for fleet customers

In Russia customers can now also purchase motorbike tyres via www.shiny-online.ru

January 2011 Record year 2010 for Delticom:
  • Revenues EUR 419.4 million for 2010, up 34.8% year-on-year*
  • Almost 1 million new customers*
  • Around 4,4 million customers*
  • 118 online shops in 39 countries
*following preliminary figures (of 01/18/2011)

The German fleet shop got a face lift. www.flotten24.de is presented in a new layout with new functions.

September 2010

Delticom's number of online shops raise to 110 in 35 countries.

In the French online shop www.123pneus.fr industrial and special tyres are now available.

At www.reifendirekt.at customers can purchase alu complete wheels with all season tyres.

New B2B online shop for Estonia: www.revid123.com. There are also truck tyres and tyres for motorcycles available now.

For Estonia and Latvia are tyres with spikes available now.

August 2010 Delticom Semi-Annual Report 2010: Strong Revenues and Earnings Growth
  • H1 10: E-Commerce revenues +30%
  • Customer base up, to more than 3.8 millionDelticom Semi-Annual Report 2010: Strong Revenues and Earnings Growth
  • Group revenues in the first six months totalled EUR 177.3 million, after EUR 139.2 million in the prior-year-period (+27.4%)

Steel complete wheels are now also available in the online shops of the following countries: CH, ES, PL, CZ, RO, EE und LV.

In the German online shop ReifenDirekt.de are also now available all season tyres with aluminium wheels/rims. More payment options: From now on also direct transfer is offered on ReifenDirekt.de.

July 2010

Delticom AG recorded revenues totalling EUR 177 million in the first six months of fiscal year 2010 - according to preliminary figures. This corresponds to an increase of 27% compared with the prior-year period (EUR 139.2 million).

More service: Also in France, Spain and the Netherlands customers can fix online appointments with fitting partners.

New online shop: Fahrradreifen.de (bicycles) is the new member of Delticom's 2-wheel-familiy.

June 2010

The motorbike season is in full swing . for fans also on facebook (MotorradreifenDirekt).
. and a lot of actions at MotorradreifenDirekt.

New offers:
Motorbike tyres for Greece at www.elastika-online.gr and for dealers in the US at www.tires123.com.
Truck tyres for Romania at www.cauciucuridirect.ro and for dealers in Poland at www.opony123.pl.

The consumer shops of the Netherlands are now certified with the trust label of QSHOPS.

New opening: Spare part shop in Italy: www.shop-ricambiauto.it.

May 2010

Delticom AG is distributing a dividend of EUR 1.70 per share for the 2009 financial year (previous year: EUR 1.00).

Truck tyres are also available now in the online shops of Hungary, the Slovakian Republic and Slovenia.

In Spain a new spar parts shop opened: www.recambios-express.es.

In the Norwegian online shop customers can now also purchase motorbike tyres.

April 2010

The Norwegian shop www.dinedekk.com got not only a new look but also offers it's customers now motorbike tyres.

New relaunchs - news looks also for: www.opony123.pl, www.pneu123.cz, www.gumik123.com, www.shiny-online.ru.

Opened new: Spain is also selling spar parts now in the new online shop www.recambios-express.es.

In Sweden customers can slo buy truck tyres now with www.pneumatikypriamo.com.

March 2010

Delticom AG publishes its annual report for 2009. the company lifted its revenues by 20.2% to EUR 311.3 million (2008: EUR 259.0 million).

The US shop for garages and dealers www.tires123.com present a new look.

www.mytyres.co.uk is an accredited retailer and verified as an ISIS compliant website.

February 2010

Tyre insurance in Germany and Switzerland: Those purchasing tyres from the online shops of Delticom, at ReifenDirekt.de and ReifenDirekt.ch will be able to opt for extra peace of mind from now onwards by taking out insurance for their car tyres.

The online shop in the UK is now an ISIS accredited retailer and mytyres.co.uk is verified as an ISIS compliant website.

New in Spain and Sweden: special tyres (industrial tyres) New in Slovenia: tyres for trucks.

January 2010

Facelift completed: All shops for motorbike-tyres are relaunched.

Preliminary results 2009: Delticom beats forecasts with revenues up to EUR 310 million and EBIT up to EUR 28 million.

New customers: 800.000 customers purchased their tyres for the first time in one of Delticom's many online shops.

November 2009

Delticom on the road of further success:

Revenues up 15.1% year-on-year to EUR 201.6 million
19.6% revenue growth in E-Commerce division
EBIT increased by 64.6% to EUR 14.7 million

At www.tires-easy.com in the US customers can also purchase truck and bus tires now.

In the Swedish online shop customers can purchase their complete wheels with spikes.

September 2009

International, objective and more and more popular: tyretest.com, the tyre test portal of Delticom, made more than 1,6 billion test kilometers.

In the UK, Belgium, Norway, Finland and Slovenia customers can purchase now also complete wheels (steel rims with winter tyres).

In the fleet shop Flotten.24 steel and aloy rims are offered now as well.

August 2009

Service partner with a plus: At ReifenDirekt.at a fitting partner can be reserved and noted down as delivery adress.

Everything runs smoothly: database for tyres are newly integrated in Spain, Finland, Hungary, United Kingdom, Italy and Sweden.

At ReifenDirekt.at Delticom offers industry and special tyres (including for farm tractors, fork-lift trucks and earth-moving equipment).

Also in the online shop for fleets industry and special tyres are offered.

July 2009

Delticom celebrates its 10th anniversary with promotion discounts in a lot of its online shops.

The revenues of Delticom AG increase in H1 09 up 14% to EUR 139 million.

A database for tyres enables a even more comfortable purchase in the online shops in france and Denmark.

Updated information on motorbikes are now also provided by Pnebo.de.

June 2009

Successively in a fresh new design: the shop for professionals, autoreifenonline, and the shops for spar parts and accessoiries, autoteilemeile.
Most of the motorbike shops already got their facelift. In Belgium now with an own domain: www.pneus-moto.be.

Preview: The 10 years anniversary of Delticom is in front of the door! Discount-Promotions in a lot of online tyres shops on occasion of the anniversary of the company Delticom AG.

Customer milestone: with end of June 2009 Delticom has more than 3, 0 million customers.

May 2009

The Annual General Meeting approved Dividend increase and stock split after a strong 2008 financial year.

Delticom AG distribute a dividend of EUR 3.00 per share for the 2008 financial year (previous year: EUR 2.00).

April 2009

Delticom's continues its growth path and increases revenues in the first quarter of 2009 up 19,8% year-on-year to 51,0 million Euro. The customer base totalled 2,8 million customers.

March 2009

Delticom accelerates and increases its revenues in 2008 to EUR 259 million by 20% compared to the year before.

With dinedekk.com Norway also has a tyre shop for professionals.

In Finland and Poland catalysators are also available now.

February 2009

Delticom founds pnebo, www.pnebo.de, a new tyre wholesale and logistics daughter and starts with power into the new motorbike season 2009.

In Switzerland a new fleetshop opens: www.flotten24.ch.

Internationally active: Die number of Online shops increases to 100 in 35 countries.

January 2009

Delticom AG substantially increased its revenues, according to preliminary figures, revenues went up by 20% to EUR 258 million. Furthermore the Internet specialist could welcome almost 700,000 new customers.

Go and have a look! www.Reifen.tv is online. The entertaining infoportal of Delticom informs consumers and offer moreover all kinds of advice around tyres.

Customers can purchase car batteries now also in the shop www.ReifenDirekt.de.

In the Italian shop www.gommadiretto.it high quality engine oel is offered now.

New opening: www.cauciucuri123.ro, the Rumanian shop for traders. Gradually all shops for retailers of Delticom get their facelift and present themselves in the new layout.

December 2008

Delticom AG will be included in Deutsche Börse AG's SDAX® for the first time as of December 22. This means that the company has succeeded in moving up into the small-caps index two years after going public in the Prime Standard. The SDAX comprises the 50 largest listed companies below the MDAX.

Facelifts: www.123pneus.be, www.autobandenmarkt.be and www.pneus-moto.fr are coming up with their new look.

Catalysators can be purchased now also in the tyre shops in NL, AT and FR.

Lettland has opened a new online shop: www.reifen-direkt.lv

November 2008

The moto shops of Delticom are redesigned now as well. The online shops for moto in Switzerland, Austria and Germany present themselves in the new look. The Internet pro is now more customer-oriented and even easier to navigate.

In Lituania has opend a new shop: www.ReifenDirekt.lt.

In US a new shop for retailers has opened: www.tires123.com.

In Denmark catalysators can be pruchased via www.daekonline.dk now.

October 2008

Awarded for excellence: Journalists of the "Webadressbuch" (web adress book) elected the German online shop ReifenDirekt.de one of the best addresses in the traffic area on the Internet. Amongst 12 million German-spoken websites a choice of the best 6.000 is published in ""Das Webadressbuch für Deutschland 2009" (the web address book for Germany 2009)

Well equipped for the winter: Show chains can be also purchased now in the online shops in the Netherlands and Italy. In France the offer has been expanded by the brands Maggi and Michelin.

Engine oil is now also available via pneus-auto.fr in France.

In the Netherlands tubes for motorbikes can be ordered now via autobandenmarkt.nl.

September 2008

In the German shop www.autoreifenonline.de are also special tyres available now.

In Bulgaria customers can purchase motorbike tyres now under: www.barzgumve.com.

In Switzerland tubes for motorbike tyres can be purchased via www.MotorradreifenDirekt.ch

The US online shop www.tires-easy.com offers a Spanish version of the shop as well.

In France customers can purchase complete steel wheels in www.123pneus.fr.

August 2008

New Opening in Estonia: The online shop www.reifendirekt.co.ee is life.

In the Austrian online shop www.reifendirekt.at are also steel rims and complete wheels with winter tyres alvailable.

The retailers in Ireland have a new online shop under www.tyres123.ie.

In the Slovekian Republic the clients can buy new motorbike tyres in www.pneumatiky123.sk.

Motorbike tyres are now also available in Flotten24.

July 2008

Delticom enjoys growth and increases preliminary revenues in H1 2008 up 19% year-on-year. The company win more than 340,000 new customers and lift foreign revenues at high level of 65%.

In the meantime the online shops www.mytyres.co.uk, www.oponytanio.pl, www.pneushop.cz and www.pneumatikypriamo.com are presented in their new look. In UK at mytyres the service is extended by "fully fitted".

In Italy a new online shop for cats opens up: www.catalizzatorediretto.com.

June 2008

A facelift for all of them! Those online shops follow up with the new design: www.gommadiretto.it, www.daekonline.dk, www.neumaticos-online.es und www.autobandenmarkt.nl.

The online shop www.ReifenDirekt.de delivers tyres also to Cyprus now.

Tanti auguri! The Italian online shop Gommadiretto celebrates it's 4th anniversary! During the period from the 27.06.2008 - 02.07.2008 customers get a 4% discount on all car tyres.

May 2008

During Delticom AG's Ordinary General Meeting on the 6th of May 2008 the shareholders elected Mr. Andreas Prüfer and Mr. Michale Thöne-Flöge to the company's Supervisory Board. In the following meeting of the Supervisory Board, Andreas Prüfer was then elected as Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Mr. Thöne-Flöge was appointed as Deputy Chairman. Rainer Binder is thus Delticom's sole CEO as of today.

April 2008

Compared to the period of the previous year Delticom AG raise up its revenue in the first quarter of 2008 by 9,4% - non-domestic revenues could be further increased by 65% of total revenues

Ralaunched! In a new and fresh look the following online shops are presented: www.ReifenDirekt.de, www.123pneus.fr und www.123pneus.com und www.Reifendirekt.ch und www.pneus-online.ch

Motorbike tyres can be purchased by the customers from now on also in Czech, Hungary, Poland and Slovenia.

March 2008

Spring fitness for the online shop in Austria, ReifenDirekt.at. In it's new "outfit" the relaunched website comes along with a fresh design and even more easy function for a most comfortable and convenient tyre purchase.

New shops for B2B business - dealer shops - have opened in Portugal, under www.pneucity123.com, in Hungary under www.gumik123.com, in the Check Republic under www.pneu123.cz and in Slovakian Republic under www.pneumatiky123.sk.

February 2008

It's rolling.in the B2B and B2C online shops of Delticom. Traders can purchase truck tyres now in the B2B online shops in Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Great Britain, Poland and Finland. Customers in Great Britain, Poland, Portugal, Spain and Denmark can buy their truck tyres as well online.

Poland opened up a shop for traders: www.opony123.pl

Shop opening in Bulgaria: Customers can buy their tyres now in www.barzgumve.com.

January 2008

Delticom AG is awarded within the Deloitte Axia Award (North Germany) with the special prize "Young enterprise" for good corporate governance.

From now on customers of cauciucuridirect.ro, dekkonline.com, eiretyres.com, elastika-online.gr, oponytanio.pl, pneushop.cz and rengas-online.com can also evaluate the services of the fitting partner and give their feedback.

Easy Riding and ordering...: In the online shop for the US www.tires-easy.com, customers can purchase motorbike tires as well now. Customers can also give their feedback on the service of the fitting partners.

December 2007

Running well with...high quality engine oil, available now in the following online shops: www.ReifenDirekt.at, www.Motorradreifendirekt.at, www.motoradreifendirekt.ch, www.flotten24.com

Chain reaction: In the car tyre shops of Austria and Switzerland snow chains are offered now.

November 2007

The renowned Handel E commerce centre at the Institute for Trade Research at the University of Cologne has carried out a representative study which gives a clear answer to a key question for consumers: where can I buy quality winter tyres at competitive prices? On the internet and more precisely at the ReifenDirekt.de online shop - here winter tyres are in average 23,8% cheaper than with the high street dealers.

...some more figures

the numbers of online shops reach 81 in more than 30 countries,
Delticom's network of fitting partners grow up to over 20,000 world wide,
Delticom headquarter, Hanover, has now 85 employees.

September 2007

New opening in Checoslovakia: motorbike tyres via www.moto-pneushop.cz
New in Finland: truck tyres to order via www.rengas123.com

More comfortable payment facilities in France offered: Carte Bleue

At www.giga-reifen.de the customers can buy now complete wheels (steel) for winter as well.

August 2007

Low price tyres. New opening: Clients in Germany can order their low price tyres now also with www.giga-reifen.de - bank transfer in advance only.

June 2007

Delticom sells the worlwide first scented tyre (manufacturer:Kuhmo), smelling Lavender in his European online shops.

The B2B clients in Finland are looking forward to buying moto tyres via www.rengas123.com now.

New opening: shop for B2B clients in Slovenia to be found under www.gume123.si.

May 2007

Delticom AG hold its first general meeting at the Stock Hanover on May, the 16th 2007.
The share quatation reached a "Haut" of 65,34 Euro at the end of the general meeting day in its final quotation.

April 2007 The number of fitting stations with Delticom has increased now over 15,000.

New opening: Pimp my ride! With the online shop www.tuner-reifen.de Delticom opens a new tyre shop especially for car tuner.

In the following B2B shops the clients can order weights for balancing the tyres now: AT, FR, BE, FI and NL.
February 2007

Participating in the election for the most interesting newsletter in Germany, Delticom scored the first top 20 in the category "cars and mobility".

In Denmark the clients can pay also on invoice now.

January 2007

France, UK and the US increase their network of service partners to over 1.000. The Delticom service partner network grow up to over 12.500 fitting stations.

Finland opens its B2B-Shop under www.rengas123.com

In the US the tires are also delivered to the fitting stations now.

December 2006

Delticom opens the first shops in Russia. Car tyres can be ordered now under www.shiny-online.ru.

Expansion of the product range: Moto-tyres for the retailers in the following countries: UK, DK, IT and ES.

In the Netherlands truck tyres are available for the consumers as well as for the retailers.

October 2006

Delticom goes successfully public on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard) on October 26th, 2006.

September 2006

Delticom expand it's network of service partners up to 10,000.

New opening: In Finland opens a new shop for motorbike tyres under the domain: www.mprengas-online.com

July 2006

Delticom has opened its new bilingual shop in Canada, offering about 60 tire brands and more than 10,600 tire types under www.tires-easy.ca.

Targeted especially for U.S. customers is the new Road Hazard Program. For a surcharge of 10%, customers can buy an insurance police together with their tires. More details under http://ssl.delti.com/tires-easy/RoadHazard.html.

The clients in Slovenia can order motorbike tyres now via www.moto-gume.si.

Delticom opens its new B2B online shop in Italy under www.pneumatici123.it. Also truck tyres can be ordered in Italy now.

April 2006

Customers from Lettland can order their tyres now with www.reifendirekt.de (Germany).

Good service notes: More than 40,000 customers have evaluated our fitting partners

1-2-3 - mine! On the internet market place eBay (Germany) ReifenDirekt is power seller No.1 with eBay motors and achieved now 32.500 positive evaluation points.

February 2006 Kick-off for the open-air season in Spain, Italy, Denmark and Ireland: The clients are delighted by the new motorbike-tyre shops.

Spanien: www.neumaticosdemoto.es
Italien: www.moto-pneumatici.it
Dänemark: www.mcdaekonline.dk
Irland: www.moto-tyres.ie

Delticom's network pf servicepartners is growing. More than 7,000 fitting partners have joined the company in Europe.
January 2006

Full Speed Ahead: Delticom registering an anticipated EUR128 million in annual sales.

The number of tyre mounting centers europewide increases over 6.800 in a whole.

As a Power -Seller at the internet auctionist ebay (Germany) the online shop ReifenDirekt has over 30.000 positive evaluations.

October 2005 Autoteile-Meile, the portal for spare parts, is speeding up and presents its new website. Comfort Class: The search for the "right" one. Clicking on the service partners, clients also can get details like other clients assessments and the distance to the next fitting station. The fitting partners have access to look after their own datas now.
September 2005 Swedish retailers can order motorbike-tyres. Shop opening: In the UK the shop for motorbike-tyres opened under www.moto-tyres.co.uk.

Truck tyres are now available as well in Switzerland, Austria and Sweden.

Service optimized: The evaluation of fitting station by clients can be seen while choosing the mounting partner now.
August 2005 Matter of confidence: The number of fitting partners is raising europewide to 6.500. In the UK 383 fitting service stations joined Delticom. Additional Service: Searching a fitting partner clients now can see the distances online.

Shop opening: Tyres are available for Slovenia now under: www.gume-direkt.com
July 2005 Increase of turnover: In the first half year 2005 Delticom AG could raise the sales by 56 million Euro. The expected returns raise to 110 million euro.

Delticom is one of the most successful power-seller at ebay motors (Germany) with best consumer comments (number: 22.262) of 99,5% (12.07.2005).

June 2005 Wanted - found! Tyres can be even more easily found by interests euopewide with the Delticom-search-box in co-operation with testberichte.de, kelkoo, lycos and ciao, amongst others.

Delvelopment of the network: Delticom now operates 47 onlineshops in 21 countries.

May 2005 Delticom relaunched its appearance on www.delti.com. The new look provides an athetically new picture of the company and convinces with clear structures.
April 2005

Tyres to be filmed! Film premiere: Delticom is releasing its first information film about the company and its products and services with the motto "more transparenc".

The German online shops motoroel-direkt.de, schneeketten-24.de and sportfahrzwerk.biz get the reputated TÜV-seal.

Delticom purchase the domain reifen.at for Austria.

March 2005 Good reasons to be happy: The Austrian Onlineshop Reifendirekt.at got it's TÜV- certificate S@fer-Shopping (TÜV is the German association for technical surveillance).
The German Shop Autoteile-meile.de offers its clients now more than 150.000 sparparts for passanger cars.
Meanwhile Delticom operates 40 Onlineshops in 22 countries.
February 2005 New onlineshops are opened up: For Finnland www.rengas-online.com and for the Slovekian Republic www.pneumatikypriamo.com.

Strong partners join Delticom. The numbers of fitting stations are continiously rising. At the present moment Delticom has about a network of 5000 servicepartners in Europe.

January 2005 In the fourth quarter of 2004, Europe's market leader in online tyre sales, Delticom, topped its original overall sales volume objective of 65 Euro million for 2004 by a healthy margin and will finish with 80 million Euro (as of 31 December 2004). The fourth quarter of 2004 saw possibly record sales of 29 million Euro, highest quarterly figure since the company was founded, representing a rise in quarterly sales volume from the third quarter (16 million Euro) to the fourth quarter 2004 by 81%. Overall sales growth for this successful company thus reached 59% over 2003 (50 million Euro).

The online shop Reifendirekt.de ( equivalent in the UK: www.mytyres.co.uk) is celebrating 5 years in the business.

December 2004 Delticom plans sales network expansion.The company currently operates 31 online stores in 18 countries. The number of mounting stations rose up to over 4.600 in Europe. The URLs dack.se and däck.se have been purchased for Sweden.
November 2004Delticom starting up the new winter season at full tilt, reaches 51 million EUR in the third quarter of the current business year and stays in the fast lane with a turnover growth of 54%.
New Shops: For Sweden www.dackonline.se (winter complete tyres) and the motorbike-shop, www.mcdackonline.se. First Olympia and now the new online tyre shop! The Greeks are delighted with the large choice of tyres under www.elastika-online.gr .
October 2004In the competition of Deloitte & Touche Technology Fast50 2004, the market leader in online tyre trading, achieves place number three in the ranking of the fastest growing technology companies in Germany.
September 2004Delticom takes on investors. The NORD Holding, al local private equity firm, and the RBK, a local bank, signed an investment contract with Delticom. With this deal Delticom intends to focus on further international expansion.
August 2004Delticom increases its choice of tyres to about 65 tyre brands and around 11.000 tyre types. This variety therefore stays unbeatable. Tyres for Hungaria: Deltcom launches its new online-shops www.gumik.com.
July 2004Delticom stays on its succesful course and increases its turnover in the first half of the 2004 business year with 54%, to 34 million Euro.
As the only online car part specialist, Delticom, with its www.reifendirekt.de is one of the 10 most appreciated carpart shops In Germany (8th place) and in the UK, it is number 1 (www.mytyres.co.uk) in the Top 5 of the online tyre shops.
June 2004Delticom goes East and opens two new shops, one in Poland www.oponytanio.pl and one in the Czech Republic, www.pneushop.cz. The number of the European service partners goes up to 3660.
May 2004In the first quarter of the new business year 2004, Delticom registered a turnover of 13.6 million Euro, an increase by 40 percent compared to the same time period last year.
In addition, Delticom opened an online shop in Italy in the first quarter: www.gommadiretto.it The number of partner service stations has increased to 3 400.
April 2004Delticom`s tyre test site, www.tyretest.com has the record of 100 million test kilometers.
February 2004 Delticom now offers low-priced car parts for private customers on the Internet. A large variety of car parts (counting over 100.000 items) is displayed on www.autoteile-meile.de.
January 2004The revenue for 2003 was higher than expected. At 49 million Euro it was significantly over the planned revenue of 45 million Euro. For 2004 Delticom has projected a revenue of 65 million.
Dezember 2003Delticom received the World Summit Award 2003. At the UN World Summit on the Information Society in Geneva on 10th December 2003, www.reifendirekt.de was one of five worldwide e-business applications that received the World Summit Award.
November 2003By earning revenue of 11 million Euro, Delticom generated a revenue increase of 45 percent in the third quarter compared with the same time period last year.

Delticom wins the German Internet Award 2003 and receives 50 000 Euro prize money for its Internet tyre trading concept. The prize is awarded by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Labour.
October 2003Olé! Delticom has launched its 21st online shop,www.neumaticos-online.com, in Spain. Delticom now offers its Internet product range in eleven European countries.

In Germany, Delticom is continuing to extend its offer and has launchedfurther websites. High Performer and BP engine oil is available at www.motoroel-direkt.de, carports at www.carports-direkt.de.
July 2003 In the first half-year of 2003 Delticom earned a revenue of 22 Mio. Euro. Internet revenue almost doubeld. Due to this positive business development, the expected revenue for 2003 has increased from 40 million to 45 million Euro.

Delticom now offers car roof systems and roof boxes and BP engine oils for private customers at www.reifendirekt.de. Customers in Austria (www.reifendirekt.at) and in Switzerland (www.reifendirekt.ch) can now buy engine oil at their respective Delticom shop, while car dealers in Germany can order car spare parts at www.autoreifenonline.de.
June 2003 The number of partner service stations throughout Europe has increased to 2.600.
May 2003 In the first quarter of the business year 2003, Delticom earned revenue of 9.7 million Euro. Compared to last year, this is an increase by 56 percent (Q1 2002: 6.2 million Euro). In the same time period, Internet revenue doubled from 2.5 to 5.1 million Euro.
April 2003 In addition to tyres, www.reifendirekt.de now offers engine oil. And motorbike batteries are available to Delticom's private customers at the motorbike website www.motorradreifendirekt.de. The product range for business customers at www.autoreifenonline.de has also been extended
March 2003 The launch of the Belgian tyre web site (www.123pneus.be) increases the number of shops to 20 in ten European countries.
February 2003 Delticom secures head start by acquiring the coveted domain www.reifen.de. The buying price, "a six figure sum", is the highest that has ever been paid for a domain in Germany.
January 2003 During the business year 2002, Delticom earned 34 million Euro in revenue. The number of service partners increased to more than 2000. Towards the end of 2002 another B2B shop was opened in Sweden: www.dinadack.com. At the beginning of 2003 Delticom went online with www.daekonline.dk in Denmark.
October 2002 October 2002 In the third quarter Delticom earned revenue totalling 7.6 million Euro. This corresponds with an increase of 60 % compared with the same time period in the previous year.
Delticom has launched its first online tyre shop in France: www.123pneus.com. .
September 2002 The number of employees has increased to 33, time to move to new premises. The offices in Hohenzollernstr. 13 have become too small. Since 9th September, Delticom is located in Brühlstr. 11.
The third online shop for motorbike tyres was launched in Switzerland: www.motorradreifen.ch And in Irland a B2C shop www.eiretyres.com went live. Delticom now has online shops in eight European countries.
August 2002 Revenue in the first half of 2002 (30.06.02) amounted to 15.2 million Euros, and was up 80 percent compared with the revenue for the same period last year (8.5 million in the first half of 2001).
July 2002 Motorbike tyres are now available online in Austria. Delticom opened a B2C shop for motorbike tyres: www.motorradreifendirekt.at.
Delticom team grows. The company now has 30 employees.
May 2002 In the first quarter of 2002, Delticom doubled revenue from 3.1 to 6.2 million Euro, compared with the same time period last year.
April 2002 Delticom is among the Top 3 nominated for the Deutsche Gründer Preis (German Entrepreneur Prize)in the category "Newcomer". The prize is awarded by the Sparkasse financial group, McKinsey & company, and ZDF (www.startup-initiative.de).
March 2002 New Swedish site. Delticom launches first online tyre shop in Scandinavia: www.dackonline.net.
Tyre fitters and garages in Austria and in Switzerland can now order Tyres online at www.autoreifenonline.at (A) or. www.autoreifenonline.ch (CH).
February 2002 Delticom opens its first online tyre shop for tyre dealers and workshops in the Netherlands (www.probanden.nl). This marks the start of expanding Delticom's B2B business to other European countries.
January 2002 Delticom again surpassed its sales target of 18 million Euros for 2001, tripling revenue in comparison to the previous year (2000: 6,9 million Euro). A total revenue of 21 million Euro was generated during the financial year 2001.
End of November 2001 End of November 2001 Bikers can now profit from tyre bargains. At www.motorradreifendirekt.de Delticom offers a full range of attractive offers for motorcycle tyres.
November 2001 Delticom founds its second subsidiary Delticom B.V. in Groningen, Netherlands and launches online tyre shop: www.autobandenmarkt.nl. Meanwhile the number of service partners increases to 1.500.
October 2001 The number of Delticom employees increases to 24, the number of service partners to 1300. In time for the Winter 2001/2002 season, Delticom expands its product range. Customers can now follow order processing online at the Internet tyre shops.
30. September 2001 A turnover of 4.8 million Euro (9.4 million DM) in the third quarter and a total turnover of 13.3 million Euro (26 million DM) have led Delticom to correct its expected earnings for 2001 from 15.2 million Euro (30 million DM) to 18 million Euro (35 million DM).
August 2001 Delticom crosses the channel, founds its first subsidiary, Delticom Ltd, and opens its first online tyre shop in the UK: www.mytyres.net or www.mytyres.co.uk.
July 2001 Delticom has by now access to a network of more than a thousand mounting stations in Germany Austria and Switzerland.
June 2001 The turnover of quarter one in 2001 has been tripled compared to the year 2000.
April 2001 Meanwhile, the number of employees working for Delticom increases to 21.
March 2001 Delticom launches Swiss site www.reifendirekt.ch online.
February 2001 Number of employees encreases to 17.
15th January 2001 Delticom looks back on 12 successful months of internet trading: 2.5 million hits from 47 different countries.
January 2001 Delticom increases its projected turnover of 5.1 million Euros (10 million DM) by 35%.
30th October 2000 600 orders on one day is the absolute peak in 2000
October 2000 Delticom starts production of its own exclusive brand: Star Performer.
September 2000 Delticom launches its tyre shop for private customers in Austria: www.reifendirekt.at.
August 2000  
May 2000 Delticom launches its tyre site for tyre dealers and suppliers - B2B - in Germany online: www.autoreifenonline.de.
15th January 2000 Delticom launches its tyre shop for private customers - B2C - in Germany online www.reifendirekt.de.
January 2000Delticom end first half year with a turnover of 1.8 million DM.
The company has 4 employees.
2nd July 1999 Delticom founded by the tyre experts Rainer Binder and Dr. Andreas Pruefer together with the internet expert Timon Samusch.


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