Members of Independent Tire Dealers Group LLC (ITDG) will have access to two more brands of tires — Double Coin and Tianli from China Manufacturers Alliance LLC (CMA).
ITDG represents more than 780 independent tire and auto service locations across North America.
Tim Phillips, vice president of marketing and operations for Double Coin and CMA, says, “We are thrilled to join forces with ITDG to offer their members the opportunity to improve profitability" by adding Double Coin’s TBR, OTR and IND tires, as well as the Tianli lineup of agricultural, forestry and construction tires.
Phillips notes the brands' manufacturing facility in Thailand hasn't experienced shipping delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dave Marks, CEO and president of ITDG, says, “We are excited to begin our new partnership with Double Coin Tires. We want to continue providing our members with strong programs that add value to their business. Our members will now have access to a wide range of Double Coin’s high-quality tires that are sure to meet the needs of their customers, supported by a respected and trusted company.”
As for the Tianli lineup, Marks says, “We strive to add value in everything that we do, which is why we are very excited to partner with Tianli Tires and CMA. Our members can now provide their customers with a wide selection of tough and dependable tires that will get the job done right.”