5 Quick Takeaways From the 2016 Modern Tire Dealer 100

Posted on July 21, 2016

We know you want it, and we’ve got it. The 2016 Modern Tire Dealer 100 spans six pages and shows how you, and your fellow independent tire dealers, have grown. Here’s a quick link to download the list, plus five quick takeaways.

  • Acquisitions remain a big influencer on the industry, and the top 10 reflects it. Read all about it in Ann Neal’s comprehensive story here.
  • Only eight dealers have more than 100 stores. Tire Discounters Inc. was the latest to cross the triple-digit threshold. Three others are within striking distance: Belle Tire Distributors Inc., Town Fair Tire Centers Inc., and ATV Inc., dba American Tire Depot.
  • Bruce Halle’s Discount Tire/America’s Tire has opened 16 stores since June 2015, and plans to open four more by the end of August 2016. (Want to see a list of every new location? Find it at the bottom of this story.)
  • Last year’s Modern Tire Dealer Tire Dealer of the Year, Ricky Benton, owner of Black’s Tire Service Inc., moved up a spot, to No. 29 on this year’s list.
  • There’s a 12-way tie for the 94th spot on the list.

Download the 2016 Modern Tire Dealer 100 here.

Related Topics: Ann Neal, Bruce Halle, Modern Tire Dealer 100

Comments ( 0 )
More Stories
The new Proxes Sport has a 25,000-mile tread wear warranty and is backed by the Toyo Tires 500 Mile Trial Offer.
News Toyo Brings New Proxes Sport to the U.S. Market

The new Proxes Sport max performance summer tire from Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. is now available in the United States. 

Ateq says it is the first to market Aliligator dual-band TPMS sensor.
Product Ateq Releases a Dual-Frequency TPMS Sensor

Ateq TPMS Tools LC has introduced a dual-frequency sensor designed to program sensors of both 315 and 433 frequencies.

Amsoil's latest cleaning products are designed for automotive and powersports applications.
Product Amsoil Has 3 New Aerosol Cleaning Products

Amsoil Inc. has released three aerosol cleaning products designed for engine surfaces, automotive glass and powersports equipment.

Be the First to Know

Get the latest news and most popular articles from MTD delivered straight to your inbox. Stay on top of the tire industry and don't miss a thing!