Bridgestone Australia is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation – the largest tyre manufacturer in the world. The Company is supported by an employee network of more than 1,500 people across Australia and New Zealand and its Australasian head office is based in Adelaide, South Australia.
Bridgestone New Zealand Ltd. is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Australia Ltd.
As a major supplier to the Australasian automotive industry, Bridgestone provides an extensive range of quality tyres – carefully developed to suit local conditions – through its retail network of Bridgestone Select, Bridgestone Service Centre and Bridgestone Tyre Centre stores in Australia and Bridgestone Select, Bridgestone Tyre Centre and Firestone stores in New Zealand.
Bridgestone places great importance on good corporate citizenship. As part of this, the company supports a number of important initiatives including the Leukaemia Foundation in Australia and the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.
A focus on safety is also a critical part of the company’s approach and Bridgestone is dedicated to supporting the education and safety of motorists across both countries.
Bridgestone’s partnership with Road Safety Education underlines this commitment and the company is proud to support efforts to reduce youth road accidents by changing the way young people think about road safety.