Monro Inc. has acquired 99-year-old Free Service Tire Co., adding an expected $47 million in annual sales to its balance sheet.
The last time Timothy Peters partnered with Ricky Benton Racing (RBR), the pairing resulted in a seventh-place finish in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) at the half-mile Martinsville Speedway. The team and driver are renewing their partnership in a bigger way.
After 11 years as the top executive at Les Schwab Tire Centers Inc., Dick Borgman plans to retire June 30. He will be replaced by Jack Cuniff, the company’s chief financial officer since 2008.
Mavis Tire Supply Corp. has purchased Sun Tire and Automotive Services, an 11-store chain based out of Jacksonville, Fla.
Kauffman Tire Inc. is selling its 69 retail stores in Georgia and Florida to Mavis Tire Supply Corp.
Tire Discounters Inc. is expanding its southern footprint, opening three stores in Alabama and Tennessee.
Tire sales at Monro Inc. were down 2% during the second quarter of the company’s 2018 fiscal year, but acquisitions and new stores helped the nation’s third-largest tire dealer increase overall sales to $278 million.
Mark Rhodes and Scott Rhodes, the second generation brothers who own Plaza Tire Service Inc., are the winners of Modern Tire Dealer’s 2017 Tire Dealer of the Year Award.
Two of the dealers on this year’s Modern Tire Dealer 100 shared before and after views of their rebranded stores. Click through our gallery to see the new look of Mountain View Tire stores in southern California and Lamb’s Tire and Automotive stores in central Texas.
Tire Discounters Inc. will expand into its sixth state later this year, and says it is "also looking for other strategic opportunities."
Belle Tire Distributors Inc. has hired its first chief marketing officer, picking up Vivek Saran from the marketing agency the tire dealer hired a year ago.
Tire Discounters Inc. continues to make a splash in Tennessee. The Ohio-based tire retailer is opening its 11th store in the Greater Nashville, Tenn. area.
Tire Discounters Inc. has relocated one of its Lexington, Ky. stores to a new facility.