New Delhi: Valvoline, a leading global lubricant manufacturer, has extended its exclusive partnership with Eicher Trucks and Buses, a prominent player in the commercial vehicle industry. This renewed commitment comes as Valvoline Cummins Pvt. Ltd celebrates 25 years of successful operation in India.
Eicher and Valvoline have been in association since 2019 for the supply of Eicher Genuine Lubricants, making significant strides together and successfully navigating engine technology transition from BSIV to BSVI, ensuring a seamless customer experience.
Sandeep Kalia, Managing Director of Valvoline Cummins, said, “We are thrilled to extend our exclusive partnership with Eicher, as it reflects the deep trust our partners have in us. Together, we have come a long way since 2019, navigating industry transitions, overcoming challenges, and ensuring that Eicher trucks and buses continue to run efficiently. This partnership is a testimony to the shared commitment to customer-centricity, seamless integration, and relentless pursuit of excellence. Inspired by our partnership, we are eager to collaborate further with Eicher, leveraging our combined expertise and innovative mindset to develop fluids supporting new energy vehicle technologies. With our shared values and common vision, we are truly enabling what moves the world forward.”Vinod Aggarwal, Managing Director and CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles Ltd, also welcomed the partnership extension for world-class lubrication solutions in Eicher trucks and buses.
The partnership achieved significant milestones, including the development of Eicher Genuine Lubricants exclusively formulated for Eicher Trucks and Buses. The successful collaboration witnessed a remarkable year-on-year growth of approximately 20%, attributed to streamlined supply chains and Valvoline’s extensive distribution network.
Looking ahead, Eicher and Valvoline will collaborate closely to develop innovative fluids, embracing new technologies such as high-performance long drain interval fluids, alternative fuel solutions like CNG, and advancements in heat transfer fluids (HTFs). They also focus on leveraging digital platforms to enhance customer experience and responsiveness.