Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. released its first-quarter 2018 financial results on April 25. Sales were up compared to the same period in 2016. Net income was down, as was unit volume. Operating income was down as well.
American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) is reassuring customers it will be able to fill their needs for replacement tires following the news it will lose the Goodyear brand. ATD CEO Stuart Schuette outlined the company’s plans in a letter sent to stakeholders on April 24.
By now, you have probably heard that Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone Americas Inc. are joining forces to create what they say is "one of the largest tire distribution joint ventures in the United States."
Tire Pros Francorp. is "dealer-driven." That differentiates the franchise program from similar programs, says Ron Sinclair, senior vice president of retail strategy and partnerships for its parent company, American Tire Distributors Inc.
Ryan Marsh has been hired as American Tire Distributors Inc.'s chief growth and innovation officer. He is responsible for the company's marketing, digital, ecommerce, innovation, retail and branding functions.
American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) has named former Ford Motor Co. CEO Mark Fields to its board of directors.
Who is Dave Marks? He is the new CEO and president of the Independent Tire Dealers Group LLC (ITDG). He replaced Michael Cox, who retired on Aug. 1, 2017.
American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) plans to open another mega-sized mixing warehouse — this one in Pennsylvania — and close a much smaller facility in Findlay, Ohio.
Years of acquisitions by American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) meant many of its employees were splitting their time between sales calls and work inside one of the company's 140 distribution centers. ATD wants those 250 workers to focus on just one of those jobs.
American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) has opened its fourth regional mixing center in the U.S. Large enough to hold nearly 1 million tires, the mixing center in the Dallas/Fort Worth area will replenish the inventories of 32 ATD distribution centers in the Southwest.
Robert Kirkpatrick has been promoted to senior vice president of national sales at American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) following the retirement of Roland Boyette.
American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) has hired a new chief financial officer. Bill Williams will report directly to CEO Stuart Schuette.
The nation’s largest network of independent tire dealers increased overall passenger light truck tire unit sales in 2016 by 7.8% and same-store sales by 5.5%. With 748 stores, Tire Pros President Ron Sinclair reminds the group’s dealers, “We have power!”