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Delivering Remarkable, Memorable Service

Costco wants to eat your tire and service dollars for lunch. Tire Review Editor Mary DellaValle provides tips to give your dealership the upper hand.

Building a Winning Culture in Your Tire Business

Sometimes in juggling all of your responsibilities, you might not realize how much of an impact you have on your employees.

Taking a Cue From Other Industries

Looking at the business marketplace beyond our industry can provide some good perspective and even great ideas to incorporate into your own business.

Think Outside the Box to Cement Customer Loyalty

Make “winning over” customers a priority for your dealership in 2020 and give them compelling reasons to return.

Working Smarter Boosts Productivity and Profitability for Tire Dealers

Our Business Planning Guide special section is designed to help you work ON your business — to ultimately increase productivity and boost profitability — through articles that cover a variety of topics related to the everyday issues of running your dealership.

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We’re Kicking Things Up a Notch

Tire Review Editor Mary DellaValle presents the culmination of months and months of planning and preparation between our editorial and design team – a refined print product amped-up with a new look and feel, starting with a new Tire Review logo.

Editor’s Notebook: The Perfect Storm for Vehicle TLC and Tire & Service Opportunities

Neglected auto care almost always means much higher costs down the road in the form of more extensive repairs or lost vehicle resale value. You know that all too well, but your customers’ vehicle maintenance habits sometimes don’t stack up.

Editor’s Notebook: Big Data to Set Your Course for Profitability in Motion

In the 2019 Tire Review Sourcebook, we showcase an abundance of data, statistics and information on tire dealer operations, tire brands and the automotive industry, presented in an easier-to-comprehend, more user-friendly format.

Indian Tire Industry Update: Staring at a Slowdown

Many factors have led to India becoming the fourth largest automotive market globally, but it’s at an inflection point with the rapid evolution of technology, newer laws and more globally-aligned emission norms.

South Korean Tire Industry Update: Status Quo Performance in a Declining Global Tire Market

South Korean tire industry and domestic producers have been one of the best success stories in the global tire industry. However, declining demand in the domestic and export markets in last two years have dented its performance to some extent.

Chinese Tire Industry Update: Focus on Overseas Expansion Amid Geopolitical and Economic Uncertainty

The Chinese tire industry, the global powerhouse in production and consumption of tires, had one of the most challenging years in recent history in 2018.

Exploring the Need for Automotive Technician Training and Certification

Within the automotive industry, it’s no secret there’s a technician shortage. But how did it happen? And how can you help make sure these well-paying jobs are filled now and in the future?