ATD targets December for grand opening in Kansas City

Oct. 4, 2007

American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) plans to open a distribution center in Kansas City, Mo., in December.

The 87,00-square-foot greenfield facility will be the company's 82nd distribution center nationwide.

"The facility will continue to fill out our service in the Midwest," says Ron Sinclair, vice president of marketing.

For the second quarter ended June 30, 2007, American Tire Distributors Holdings Inc. posted net income of $1.1 million on net sales of $469.6 million. That compares to a net loss of $3.5 million on sales of $401.6 million for the same period in 2006.

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