Commercial Business

Gibson Tire switches to Marangoni

Posted on April 23, 2014

Marangoni Tread North America Inc. reports Gibson Tire Service in Charleston. S.C., has converted its retread operation to the Marangoni family of products, which includes the company’s signature brand Ringtread and Unitread. 

Gibson Tire Service is a third generation, family-owned company that provides commercial tire services from new and used tires, service and repair, 24/7 roadside service and a complete, modern retread plant. Gibson Tire Service has grown to become a significant provider of commercial and intermodal retread tires in South Carolina.

“The switch to Marangoni offered us the ability to broaden our market, grow our market share, and be more competitive,” says John Gibson, president of Gibson Tire Service.

Bill Sweatman, Marangoni CEO and president, says, “We at Marangoni Tread North America are pleased to welcome Gibson Tire Service to our dealer network. Gibson Tire Service has a great reputation of servicing their customers with the highest standard of quality and service.”

Related Topics: commercial tires, Gibson Tire Service, Marangoni Tread North America, retreading

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