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.
What does it take to be Modern Tire Dealer's Tire Dealer of the Year? Business success, marketing know-how and industry expertise are the foundation. Community involvement and management skills are important, too. And our 2017 award brings something special to the recognition.
How’s this for a blast from the past: While cleaning out my filing cabinets at home, I ran across an August 1995 edition of Motor Trend.
We know you want it, and we’ve got it. The 2016 Modern Tire Dealer 100 spans six pages and shows how you, and your fellow independent tire dealers, have grown. Here’s a quick link to download the list, plus five quick takeaways.
When he joined Discount Tire in 2001 as assistant vice president of strategic planning, Michael Zuieback focused on “capturing the values of the company,” as he puts it.
Carl Icahn seems to embrace publicity. It is in the best interest of Icahn Enterprises LLC, the company that is bidding on Pep Boys-Manny, Moe & Jack.
With Carl Icahn’s pursuit of Pep Boys-Manny, Moe & Jack dominating the news, I checked The Forbes 400 list to get an idea of how wealthy he really was. Forbes lists him as 22nd on the list with a net worth of $20.5 billion.
First on the list: Value, don’t manage, your people
Modern Tire Dealer and Auto Service Professional won four awards, including three gold medals, for editorial excellence from the 24th International Automotive Media Competition (IAMC).
Bruce Halle, founder and chairman of Discount Tire, has been named a Horatio Alger Award winner for 2015. He was selected for membership by the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans Inc.
Discount Tire has opened its second store in the northeast Ohio market in Avon, a Cleveland suburb. The company operates 14 stores in Ohio.
Discount Tire is famous for offering free tire repairs at each of its 891 stores nationwide. That has been a staple of the organization since 1970.