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Missouri-Based Plaza Tire Opens 57th Store

Posted on April 25, 2016

Plaza Tire Service Inc. has opened a store in Warrenton, Mo., its first in 2016.

The opening increases the company's total number of stores to 57, broken out as follows:

42 stores in Missouri;

9 stores in Ilinois;

5 stores in Kentucky;

1 store in Arkansas.

The store (pictured) is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. It offers BFGoodrich, Bridgestone, Dick Cepek, Falken, Firestone, Hankook, Michelin, Nokian, Pirelli, Summit, Toyo and Yokohama tires. The dealership also performs undercar and under-hood services, and offers nitrogen inflation.

Plaza Tire Service is a family-owned company based in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Founded in 1963 by Vernon Rhodes, the company is owned today by his sons, Mark Rhodes and Scott Rhodes.

For a complete list of locations, visit www.PlazaTireService.com.

Plaza Tire Service is tied for 17th on the Modern Tire Dealer 100 list of the top independent tire retailers in the United States.

For more information on Plaza Tire, check out "Plaza Tire Service Adds Store in Illinois."

Related Topics: Mark Rhodes, Modern Tire Dealer 100, Plaza Tire, Scott Rhodes, store expansion

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