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NTB Opens First Store in Rhode Island

Posted on November 4, 2016
NTB Tire & Service Centers' first location in Rhode Island has eight service bays.
NTB Tire & Service Centers' first location in Rhode Island has eight service bays.

NTB Tire & Service Centers has opened its newest location in East Providence, R.I. This is the first NTB location in the state.

The store is equipped with eight service bays and state-of-the-art equipment and offers a full array of tires and automotive services.

“Our expansion into the state of Rhode Island is something that we are very excited about,” says Markus Hockenson, senior vice president of retail operations for TBC Corp. “As an organization, we continue to evaluate opportunities that make the most sense to us from a business perspective and for our customer base and we’ll continue to do so in our efforts to expand our services to best meet the needs of our customers and prospective customers.”

NTB is a brand of TBC Corp. Its 480-plus retail locations offer broad range of automotive maintenance and tire services. TBC Corp., dba Tire Kingdom, Merchant's Tire & Auto Centers and NTB Tire & Service Centers, is the second largest independent tire dealer in the U.S., according to the Modern Tire Dealer 100.

For more information, see NTB.com.

Related Topics: Modern Tire Dealer 100, new stores, NTB Tire & Service Centers, TBC Corp.

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