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Discount Tire Is Acquiring Tire Rack

Two of the largest names in the tire industry will become one. Discount Tire, the largest independent tire dealer in the U.S. with 1,100 stores, is acquiring Tire Rack, the industry's oldest and largest online tire seller.


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Pirelli Honors Its Best Suppliers

Pirelli & Cie SpA acknowledged nine of its suppliers with awards to reward the companies that have distinguished themselves in making Pirelli’s supply chain even more sustainable, innovative and of the highest possible quality.


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Sun Auto Tire to Acquire Plaza Tire Service

Purchase Will Add 70 Stores to Sun's Rapidly Expanding Footprint

Sun Auto Tire & Service Inc. will acquire Cape Girardeau, Mo.-based Plaza Tire Service Inc. from owners Mark Rhodes and Scott Rhodes on Dec. 31. Plaza Tire has 70 locations.


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Understanding the Buyer's Risk in an M&A Deal

It’s always true that the owners of a tire-related business know everything about their particular business, while the parties looking to buy it know very little. Whether you are a tire retailer, a commercial tire dealer or a wholesaler, it helps to treat potential buyers as if they were your customers.


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