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Tire Discounters Creates 'Pie-Demonium' in Atlanta

Dealership Plans to Open 25 Stores in Georgia

Tire Discounters Inc. recently created a state of "pie-demonium" at Henry's Bakery & Deli, a business in Sandy Springs, Ga., by giving away 250 apple pies. The dealership is planning to open 25 stores in Georgia this year.

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Chip Wood

‘We’re in the Long Game:’ Tire Dealer of the Year Chip Wood Leads Tire Discounters Into the Future

The year was 1976. Armed with $5,000 in hard-earned savings and a matching loan from his father, 22-year-old Chip Wood opened his first tire store - a rough and tumble former gas station on the east side of Cincinnati, complete with missing windows and a garage door that was too small to accommodate a car. Nearly 45 years later, Wood's dealership, Tire Discounters, is one of the country's largest tire store chains, a state-of-the-art operation on the cutting edge of tire and auto service retailing. And Wood is MTD's 2020 Tire Dealer of the Year. 

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