Point S International plans to add 1,000 stores to its network — in China.
Pep Boys – Manny, Moe & Jack tire and service centers is a national sponsor of Toys for Tots, the program run by U.S. Marines.
All over the world, people are talking about “climate change.” In Europe, this is hardly surprising, as over the last couple of years there has been some pretty erratic weather here.
Matthew “Mack” Robinson was the older brother of baseball great Jackie Robinson. He was also a pretty good track and field athlete, and made the U.S. team that competed in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. With no coach to help him and running in a worn-out pair of track shoes, Mack broke the world record in the 200-meter race. In fact, he not only broke the world record, he shattered it. And he finished in second place. The man who came in first place was named Jesse Owens.
Virginia Tire & Auto LLC has added to its footprint with the addition of a location in Herndon, Va.
Our recent conversations with dealers leave us with a view that retail sell-out trends showed strength in August with a notable pickup in momentum from July. From a volume standpoint, surveyed dealers reported they saw unit sales improve roughly 3% to 4% compared to the prior year’s period and came in notably above recent growth rates observed in our tire demand index.
Being human, we all can have preconceived notions about other people, and often will view them through the prism of our own experience.
I’m no economist, but there sure are a lot of them writing and talking about a possible recession. If a recession is indeed around the corner, I hope it happens later than sooner. But either way, we must prepare our businesses to ensure they weather the storm. I truly believe that those of us who take the right steps will come out on the other side in good shape.
Icahn Automotive Group LLC has opened new Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack tire and service centers in Astoria, N.Y.; LaGrange, Ga.; and Lawndale and Rocklin, Calif.
Bartec USA LLC has released Rite-Sensor bundles for Pro-Series TPMS tools along with Rite-Sensor and software certificate bundles.
As Thomas Geiger Jr. leads Capital Tire into its second century, he is ever mindful of a lesson from the dealership’s first 100 years. A company’s survival, says Geiger, “is all about relationships at every level."
If you are frustrated with your customer’s price focus or “always wanting a deal” type of mentality, Modern Tire Dealer columnist Dennis McCarron has some shocking news for you: Your prices are too low.
Les and Tina Foster's Big O Tires franchise in Gardner, Kan., is celebrating 20 years in business.