In the last 12 months, Monro Inc. has added nearly 100 locations to its independent retail and commercial tire dealership. In the last three years, it has added 164 outlets.
Trans Texas Tire (TTT) of Mount Pleasant, Texas, is recalling 560 Contender trailer tires that are sold exclusively at Discount Tire stores.
Discount Tire wants to help drivers feel at ease. It's part of the company's culture. And now that attitude is the focus of a new advertising campaign.
Newsweek magazine asked more than 20,000 consumers to score companies and service providers on how they serve customers. The result: the magazine has named the winners of America's Best Customer Service 2019.
On Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, the 1,000th Discount Tire store was opened. The milestone occurred in Phoenix, Ariz., on the corner of 23rd Ave. and Happy Valley Road.
Continental Tire the Americas LLC invited Modern Tire Dealer to a launch event of two tires on opposite ends of the spectrum — the G-Max RS is an ultra-high performance summer tire, and the Grabber A/TX, an all-terrain tire.
“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.”
Bruce Halle, the founder and chairman of Discount Tire and America's Tire, the nation's largest independent tire dealer, died on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. He was 87.
The nation's largest independent tire dealer has inked a new deal with Team Penske for 2018 and will become a primary sponsor of the No. 2 car in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS).
Discount Tire has expanded its footprint to 34 states with the opening of its first store in Alabama.
Discount Tire plans to expand into Pennsylvania. The first store will open in the Pittsburgh market.
I have written in the past about how progressive and tire-dealer-like Costco Wholesale Corp. is. It just doesn't sell tires like a wholesale club, and it even sells online.
Last night I watched back-to-back tire advertisements on the national evening news that took different approaches to wooing the customer. One was from Discount Tire. The other was from Conrad’s Tire Express & Total Car Care.