Max Finkelstein honored the employees who have spent at least 25 years with the company. Two dozen team members received a standing ovation during the celebration.
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Max Finkelstein Celebrates 100 Years

"Max Finkelstein founded his namesake company in 1919 with a dream and a few junk tires." A century later, the tire distributor has kept its family roots and grown into 16 locations, more than 1.5 million square feet of warehouse space and 500+ employees.

"We now deliver at a minimum four times a day to local customers within a 20-mile radius of our centers," says TireHub CEO Peter Gibbons.
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TireHub, NTW and ATD Talk About Their Progress

Roughly one year after tire wholesaling in the U.S. was turned on its head, I asked the top executives at TireHub LLC, NTW and American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) how their companies were progressing.

“Nothing is ever just a sales problem. Nothing is just an ops problem,” said Chris DuPaul, distribution group president for Myers Industries.
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Myers Tire Supply Devises a Distribution Transformation Plan

On March 18, 2019, Myers Industries Inc. officially committed to restructuring its distribution segment. In an 8K filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Myers said the transformation initiatives “are intended to increase sales force effectiveness, reduce costs, and improve contribution margins.”

Rick Wheeler has joined TGI, and will fill a newly created role for the tire distributor — vice president of national sales.
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Rick Wheeler Joins TGI to Lead National Sales

Rick Wheeler is taking his decades of tire expertise to Tire Group International LLC (TGI). He's been named vice president of national sales for the Florida-based tire distributor and wholesaler.

Plenty of Black's Tire representatives, including Ricky Benton II, vice president of sales and marketing for BTS Tire & Wheel Distributors, and Ryan Benton, vice president of Blacks Tire, gathered in Whiteville, N.C., to award the record amount.
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Photos: Black's Tire Raises a Record Amount for Charity

Hurricane Florence may have postponed last year's BTS Charity Golf Tournament, but it came back stronger than ever. The event, sponsored by Black's Tire Service Inc., was held in the first quarter of this year instread of the fourth quarter of 2018. Check out the photos from the golf course, and find out why this was the most successful BTS Charity Golf Tournament ever!

Cheryl Gossard, left, greets K&M Tire customers as they enter the trade show during the tire distributor's 2019 dealer meeting in Dallas.
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K&M Tire Thrives in a Year of Disruption for Tire Distribution

With 730 employees working from 28 warehouses to provide tires to customers in 27 states, K&M Tire Inc. recorded a fifth straight year of double-digit growth in 2018. And with more tire brands available, more tires in inventory, and more people on its payroll, K&M expects that growth to continue into its 50th year in business.  

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