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Tire Discounters Lays the Groundwork for More Growth

In less than a decade, Tire Discounters Inc. has more than doubled the number of stores it operates. In the last year it has upgraded its digital platforms from the warehouse to the sales counter. And the company has recently reorganized its leadership team with an eye on even more growth.  

“Nothing is ever just a sales problem. Nothing is just an ops problem,” said Chris DuPaul, distribution group president for Myers Industries.
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Myers Tire Supply Devises a Distribution Transformation Plan

On March 18, 2019, Myers Industries Inc. officially committed to restructuring its distribution segment. In an 8K filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Myers said the transformation initiatives “are intended to increase sales force effectiveness, reduce costs, and improve contribution margins.”

The distance from the hub flange to the straight edge is the last measurement needed to determine offset. If that number is smaller than your centerline calculation, offset is positive. Changing offset by just 5 mm is enough to change handling. Courtesy of Jacques Gordon
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Wheel Offset Basics

A car’s chassis is more than the sum of its parts. Everything from the shock absorber’s top bushing right down to the tire contact patch is designed to work together as one complete system.

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