AM-PAC targets St. Louis for expansion
Simi Valley, Calif.-based AM-PAC Tire Distributors/Tire Pros wants to nearly double its presence in the St. Louis, Mo., area.
"We're trying to get up to 50 company-owned stores in St. Louis," says AM-PAC CEO and President Dennis Mangola. "We have 27 stores there now. We do very well in St. Louis."
AM-PAC has a total of 40 outlets throughout its network, making it the 23rd largest independent tire store chain in the United States, according to Modern Tire Dealer research.
For an in-depth look at the 100 biggest independent tire store chains in the U.S., see the July 2008 edition of MTD, available soon.