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Automotive Service Leads the Way for Monro's Rebound

Tire Dealer Searches for Tire Distribution 'Partners'
Monro Inc.’s latest financial report shows the nation’s third-largest independent tire dealer is emphasizing automotive service in its rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic. Alignments and brake sales were both up more than 50% in the most recent quarter.
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New TBC CEO Discusses NTB, Tire Kingdom Strategy

'We Will Always Be Keen on the Idea of Growth,' Says Bourrut
TBC Corp.'s Tire Kingdom and NTB Tire & Service Centers chains have grown to encompass nearly 630 total outlets. And TBC continues to expand its Big O Tire LLC and Midas International LLC franchise networks. In this exclusive interview, new TBC President and CEO Laurent Bourrut discusses TBC's strategy of focusing on its "core" businesses, what's next for Tire Kingdom and NTB and more.
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Discount Tire CEO: 'Nothing Is Off the Table'

Muglia Talks New Markets, Electric Vehicles, the Addition of New Services and What the Rest of 2021 Holds

As CEO of Discount Tire, Dean Muglia oversees the largest independent tire dealership in the U.S. With 1,100 total stores, Discount Tire is known for its traditional, “tires-only” model, but “I think you will see us experiment with other services more,” Muglia recently told MTD.  In this exclusive interview - Muglia's first with a tire industry publication - he discusses why "nothing is off the table" when it comes to adding more services, plus new and future markets for Discount Tire and more.


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Don't Miss the 2021 MTD 100!

Each July, MTD presents the most anticipated tire industry ranking of the year - the MTD 100, which is the most comprehensive look at the 100 largest independent tire dealerships in the U.S. that you will find anywhere.


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