Tire Discounters Opens 100th Store

Family-owned and operated Tire Discounters recently opened its 100th store. The newest location in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. is the company's first in the state of Georgia.


Dunn Tire Sponsors Contest for Automotive Students

Dunn Tire LLC is a major sponsor of a regional contest for automotive technical students. The Niagara Frontier Automobile Dealers Association's (NFADA's) Ron Smith Memorial AutoTech Competition will be held Jan. 16, 2016.

Ricky Benton grew up going to races, and gave up driving when he got married and had to support his family. Now, racing is a way to support and advertise his business.

A Secret to Success From Tire Dealer of the Year Ricky Benton

If expanding your tire business is the ultimate goal, you might be looking for inspiration from other tire dealers who have done it, and succeeded. Modern Tire Dealer’s 2015 Tire Dealer of the Year Ricky Benton has more than quadrupled the number of stores in the Black’s Tire Service Inc. chain in the 19 years he’s owned the business.


Monro chairman to speak to investors

Robert Gross, executive chairman of Monro Muffler Brake Inc., will speak at the 17th annual ICR XChange Conference on Jan. 13, 2015, in Orlando, Fla.

Family members, politicians and business leaders helped Bill Ziegler, center, president of Ziegler Tire, cut the ribbon on the company's new North Canton, Ohio, location.

Ziegler Tire holds ribbon cutting ceremony

Ziegler Tire & Supply Co. based in Massillon, Ohio, held a grand opening for its newest outlet with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by local politicians, business leaders, supplier representatives and new and long-time customers. The store was built in North Canton, Ohio, and replaces an older Ziegler Tire outlet that was in the same vicinity.


Sullivan Tire takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

Sullivan Tire Co. Inc. announced that on Aug. 18, 2014, the Bridgewater, Mass. Sullivan Tire location welcomed employees from Signature Healthcare Medical Group in and the Bridgewater Fire Department to take the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise funding and awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s Disease.


Discount Tire expands in two states

Discount Tire has opened stores in Lexington, S.C., and Clarksville, Tenn. The company now operates nine stores in South Carolina and 16 stores in Tennessee.

Plaza Tire Service's Kennett, Mo., location is now re- opened at its original site following a fire in February.

Plaza Tire opens rebuilt Kennett location

Plaza Tire Service announced that construction of its new location in Kennett, Mo., is complete and the store is open for business at its original site, 420 Independence Ave.

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