Wholesaler Dunlap & Kyle Tire Co. Inc. has partnered with TreadHunter Inc. to enable its retail tire store customers to sell tires online.
Michelin North America Inc. has expanded its online tire sales program. The company is selling Michelin and BFGoodrich brand tires online direct to consumers in Southeast markets.
Modern Tire Dealer had the opportunity to sit down with Gordon Knapp, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc., at the company’s recently held consumer tire business meeting in Los Angeles. Knapp took over this position in September when Gary Garfield retired.
Michelin North America Inc. has ended its mobile tire installation service experiment, Michelin OnSite. The tire maker shelved the program earlier this month.
Simple Tire LLC is pledging 5% of all sales on Veterans Day 2016, Nov. 11, to the Wounded Warriors Family Support organization, which provides help to the families of soldiers who have been wounded or killed in combat operations.
Michelin North America Inc. knew its pilot online tire sales program would not be embraced by all the dealers who sell Michelin, at least at first.
Steve Fortner, owner of Tire Country Inc. in Gastonia, N.C., was very unhappy with Michelin North America Inc.’s decision to sell BFGoodrich tires online in the greater Charlotte, N.C., area. He said so very clearly in a letter he sent to Michelin executives and Modern Tire Dealer.
Has there been a hotter topic of late than Michelin North America Inc.’s decision to sell BFGoodrich tires online in the greater Charlotte, N.C., area?
Michelin North America Inc.’s decision to sell BFGoodrich tires online in the greater Charlotte, N.C., area, elicited plenty of negative responses from tire dealers.
It didn’t take long for tire dealers to tell us what they think of Michelin North America Inc.’s entrance into online selling. In the word of one dealer: "disgusted."
Convenience and value for consumers are the key goals for Michelin North America Inc.’s new online tire selling model. The company says undercutting dealer pricing on BFGoodrich brand tires is not part of the plan.
Michelin North America Inc. will begin selling BFGoodrich brand tires online direct to consumers in September 2016. Online sales initially will launch in the greater Charlotte, N.C., area.
In his speech to Apollo Tyres Ltd.'s shareholders at the 43rd Annual General Meeting, Chairman Ankar S Kanwar said the company is financially secure heading into the future. That includes selling tires online.