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Jeeps and LT Tires Rule the Day at Black Bear Off-Road
Oct. 4, 2023
Since day one, tires have been an important part of Brad Cohron's business, Black Bear Off-Road.
What Happens When You Ask More of Your Customers
Aug. 22, 2023
I've purchased three new vehicles in the past two years. All I needed was one. I've been on the consumer side of crappy service experiences throughout this journey.
How the Government Can Help You Move to EVs
Craig Van Batenburg
Aug. 21, 2023
When big business is regulated — for any reason — taxpayers chip in and help out. Employee retraining is often on the list. Unfortunately, sometimes employees do not want training...
AG Tire Talk: Implement Tire Trends
Aug. 16, 2023
Why are implement tires pivoting from smaller, 15- and 16-inch sizes to larger overall diameter and section widths of 22.5-, 26.5- and 30.5 inches?
Kilgore Tire Services
3 Tire Dealers Share Their Visions for AI
Aug. 15, 2023
Three dealers share how they're using AI today and their plans for tomorrow.
More content from August 2023
Eastern Tire & Auto Service Inc.
ESOPs Are an Exit Alternative
Aug. 14, 2023
It’s estimated that 70% of private businesses in the U.S. never have a successful exit. While overall M&A activity among tire retailers, wholesalers and commercial tire dealerships...
Embrace These Changes to Ensure a Profitable 2023
Aug. 14, 2023
We are now into the second half of the year. By most accounts, tire sales have been flat, but have been offset by rising auto service work. So what changes are you planning for...
Constant Investment Helps Canada Tire Seize Opportunities
Aug. 10, 2023
“I see more opportunities for growth in our future," says Gabriel Granatstein, CEO of Canada Tire Inc.
How To Keep Diagnostic Work In-House
Aug. 8, 2023
“The accepted knowledge is that 11% of vehicles on the road have the check engine light on,” says Jim Fish, chief marketing officer of Opus IVS, the intelligent vehicle support...
American Wheel & Tire
Mounting Mistakes Can Cost You Big-Time
Aug. 7, 2023
What process does your dealership use when mounting expensive, high-end tire and wheel combinations?
Bill Morgan Tire Co.
Retreading Completes Bill Morgan Tire
Aug. 4, 2023
Bill Morgan III has been around tires and the tire industry his entire life. Both of his parents worked in the industry, and after his father retired and sold his business, the...
Service Truck Safety Takes 'Vigilance,' Says Rice Tire
Aug. 2, 2023
Brian Chase, president of Rice Tire Co., says it takes lots of “vigilance and constant attention” to keep the dealership’s service truck technicians safe.
Tire Sellout Is ‘Becoming Less Bad’
July 31, 2023
While still negative on a year-over-year basis, our view is that retail sellout sales have begun to slowly inch closer to flat. June represents a seventh consecutive month of ...
Hankook Focuses on Longer Mileage With New iON EV Tire
June 27, 2023
Hankook Tire North America recently highlighted its electric vehicle tires, the iON evo A/S (SUV) and the iON evo icept (SUV) during a ride-and-drive event.
Photo: Warren Tire Service
Warren Tire Service Celebrates 40th Anniversary
May 16, 2023
Queensbury, N.Y.-Warren Tire Service Inc., which has 16 locations, is celebrating its 40th anniversary.