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.
“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.
Sullivan Tire Co. Inc. has opened the first of two new stores this summer in Massachusetts, giving the company 73 retail locations in New England.
Epicor Software Corp. acquired MechanicNet Group Inc. on June 3, 2019. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Michelin Group is extending its reach into telematics and fleet management with another acquisition. First it was Sascar in Brazil. Then NexTraq in the U.S. Next up: Masternaut in Europe.
Telle Tire & Auto Service Inc. has acquired its 10th location, and owner Aaron Telle says his tire dealership will spend 2019 improving operations, creating and implementing a new point-of-sale system and adjusting to the company's new five-day workweek.
The veil has been lifted from a previously disclosed acquisition by Monro Inc. in Louisiana.
Bauer Built Inc. has acquired the commercial tire division of Allied Oil & Tire Co. effective April 1, 2019.
Monro Inc. has entered the California market with its purchase of Certified Tire & Service Centers Inc.