Leeds West Groups Buys 42 Midas Locations

Leeds West Groups (LWG) is buying Auto Systems Experts (ASE), an employee-owned company based out of Davenport, Iowa, that operates 42 Midas locations in six states in the Midwest.


Midas Promises a Meal for Every Tire Sold

Midas International Corp. is donating one meal to Feeding America for each tire installed in its stores through Dec. 31, 2017. The company is also running a simliar "one meal" promotion on social media.  

The ribbon cutting ceremony in Ankeny, Iowa, represents just one of many big investments Midas franchisee Alan Mahrt is making in the chain.

Midas Franchisee Commits to Repainting and Renovating all 42 Stores

Midas franchisee Alan Mahrt is on a mission to grow. He's recently opened a new two-story Midas store in Ankeny, Iowa, a suburb of Des Moines, and that came after adding seven new stores in 2016. He's also planning to repaint and remodel all 42 of his stores in six states.

Mike Gould's Midas career began in 1980 when he was hired as a mechanic.

Mike Gould, the Man Who Brought Tires to Midas, Is Retiring

Mike Gould, executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Midas franchise, will retire at the end of 2016. In the coming months he'll work with the former Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC executive who will replace him.


60 Years Later, Midas Continues to Evolve

Midas International Corp. is celebrating its 60th anniversary this spring and still doing what the first franchisees did decades ago: responding to the market's changing needs.

The TBC headquarters in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. The company marked its 60th anniversary on March 23, 2016. 

60 Years of TBC

TBC Corp., one of North America’s largest marketers of automotive replacement tires, celebrated the 60th anniversary of its founding on March 23, 2016.


TBC Is Expanding Its Midas Franchise in Quebec

TBC Corp. plans to add multiple Midas locations over the next two years in Quebec City, Drummondville, and Trois-Rivières in Canada’s Quebec Province. The company is currently looking for franchisees to expand the brand in Quebec City.

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