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Cover Story - June 2019

The Uncertain World of Truck Tires: Expect Tighter Supplies and Higher Prices

By: Joy Kopcha

Imports of radial truck tires from China into the U.S. have dropped 25% in the first three months of 2019, from more than 1.8 million to just shy of 1.4 million, compared to the same period a year ago.

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The Best-One Tire Group jointly owns and manages more than 250 locations in 26 states.
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Wage and Hour Laws Catch Best-One by Surprise

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division may or may not be investigating automotive service shops for pay plan violations at a greater rate than other retail businesses. There is certainly evidence supporting such a bias, although all it takes is a complaint from a disgruntled employee to trigger an investigation.

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Act Like a Doctor: Selling Tires Is Like Treating Patients

If you woke up with a sharp pain in your side, it’s not likely you would forget about calling your doctor and look instead for a salesperson to help ease the pain. But it may surprise you to know the roles of doctors and salespeople are more similar than you think.

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