Leeds West Groups has boosted its footprint with the acquisition of six Big O stores in New Mexico.
Capital continues to flow into the big market consolidators, and acquisitions aren't slowing down. But there are steps small and mid-size dealers, and even tire-buying groups, can take to compete.
Specialty tire manufacturer GRI has acquired Nortire Oü in Northern Europe. The Nortire Group, headquartered in Estonia, has a branch in Latvia and two branches in Lithuania.
Wegmann automotive GmbH has acquired the tire valve division of Alligator Ventilfabrik GmbH.
Myers Industries Inc. has acquired the assets of Tuffy Manufacturing Industries, Inc., a warehouse distributor of tire repair equipment and supplies based in Akron, Ohio.
After 30 years in business, Dean and Chris Pellegrino, the husband-and-wife owners of California Tire Co., have sold their tire store and automotive service location to another husband-wife team — Joe and Holly Shaw.
Jack Williams Tire Co. Inc. is expanding its business with the acquisition of the equipment sales and service division of PetroChoice LLC. The 90-year-old tire dealer will add 21 team members and will sell, service and install equipment from eight new brands.
Greenbriar Equity Group L.P. has acquired 18 Lamb’s Tire & Automotive Centers stores in central Texas.
“Why do you want my business?” There are at least six good answers to this question. Then, there’s the underlying reason.
The consolidation of tire distributors continues. The latest move is in Canada, where Distribution Stox has acquired Distribution CPP.
CEMB S.p.A. will begin manufacturing tire changers following its acquisition of M&B Engineering SRL.
K&M Tire Inc. is putting the finishing touches on the purchase of Cadillac Wholesale Tire Inc. The acquisition will be finalized as of July 15, 2019.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC has sold off more of its GCR Tires & Service business. And the buyer is a repeat customer: McCarthy Tire Service Co. Inc. The Pennsylvania-based tire dealer is buying 13 more stores, plus three GCR retread plants.