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Snap Microsite Offers COVID-19 Resources

Snap Finance LLC has created a COVID-19 microsite to help businesses achieve success during the pandemic. The portal contains links to information about the CARES ACT, Paycheck Protection Program loans and other resources.


Put Your Prices Online – But Don’t Be the Cheapest

Make sure you craft your online message to be one of convenience, such as "Tires installed in...

Does any of the following sound familiar to you? “No one is going to put their credit card information on the internet.” “Buying tires online is a hassle. You have to wait a week to even get the tires.” This is what tire buyers ­— and maybe even you — were saying years ago. All of that has changed.


Updated: Capital Resources During COVID-19 Crisis

"The logical place to start looking for a PPP loan is with your existing bank," says McGregor....

The current crisis has brought about once-in-a-lifetime funding options for your tire dealership, but there are other more traditional resources that have supported your tire business for generations that shouldn't be overlooked.


Howard Tire Founder Al Howard Dies at 82

Al Howard, who founded Howard Tire in Belmont, Calif., in 1962, died on May 3 at the age of 82. Under his leadership, Howard Tire grew to seven locations in the San Francisco, Calif., area, and also included one of the largest wholesale tire operations in northern California during the 1980's and early 1990's.


Dealer Sees OEM Shutdown as a Silver Lining for Tire Dealers

Best-One of Indy turned to its Facebook fans to nominate front-line superheroes during the...

As more automakers restart their production lines after a nearly two-month shutdown, Rich Elliott at Indy Tire Centers Inc. dba Best-One of Indy thinks there will be a silver lining for independent tire dealers. He expects tire suppliers to have plenty of capacity to serve the replacement market.


Monro Will Announce Results on May 28

Monro Inc. will release its fiscal 2020 fourth quarter and full-year earnings on Thursday, May 28. The company will host a conference call and audio webcast that day at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.