Commercial Business

Raben Tire Expands in Kentucky

Posted on January 2, 2019

Raben Tire Co. LLC has opened a commercial truck and farm tire center in Greenville, Ky.

The company says its new facility is dedicated to serving the Greenville area’s commercial truck and farm customers. The Greenville outlet will provide new tires, retreads and 24 hour on-site emergency service. The new facility will also serve the industrial, OTR, and construction markets.

“The addition of this location is part of our growth initiative and reinforces our focus on catering to the commercial and farm segments in all our markets,” says Scott Anderson, vice president of sales and marketing.

The Greenville facility is located at 435 North Main Street. The phone number is 270-338-6498.

Up to now, Raben has served the Greenville area through its outlet in Central City, Ky. The location in Central City, which opened in 1975, focuses solely on retail passenger and light truck tires and auto service clientele.

Raben operates 30 locations which offers new and retreaded tires as well as automotive services to retail, commercial and wholesale customers. The company also has two wholesale distribution centers and three retreading facilities across six Midwestern states.

Raben carries a diverse product portfolio including auto, truck, farm, off road (OTR), motorcycle and all specialty tires.

The company’s Customer Fulfillment Center can be reached at 800-777-2236 or visit www.rabentire.com.

Related Topics: commercial business, commercial tires, new stores, truck tires

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