Dealer Tire Sells Canadian Subsidiary - Tire Review Magazine

Dealer Tire Sells Canadian Subsidiary

Groupe Touchette Inc. has entered into an agreement to purchase Dealer Tire Canada. As part of the deal Groupe Tochette will use the Dealer Tire model, offering dedicated merchandising, marketing, and tire wholesale services for the Canadian car dealer channel.

Additonally, Dealer Tire and Groupe Touchette have entered into a long-term Technology and Service agreement in which the companies will partner to support current Dealer Tire Canada OEM programs.

“We are very excited about our collaborative agreement with Groupe Touchette,” said Scott Mueller, CEO of Dealer Tire LLC. “We were thoughtful in choosing a partner that we believed would continue to provide superior service to our OEM and dealer customers while also having a similar culture where our employees would continue to thrive.”

The transaction is expected to close Aug. 31, 2016. Terms of the acquisition have not been disclosed.

You May Also Like

Kenda Unveils New Brand Logo

Kenda said the new logo incorporates three design elements that represent quality assurance, a strong foundation and the road ahead.

Kenda Tire USA logo 2023

Kenda refreshed its brand image and logo to showcase its vision of "Designed for Your Journey." The new logo incorporates three design elements that represent quality assurance, a strong foundation and the road ahead the company said. The new logo incorporates three design elements: a check mark shape on the top that represents quality assurance and safety; an inverted V shape on the bottom that symbolizes a strong foundation; and a diagonal line in the middle that represents the road ahead.

Maxam Tire Announces the MS925 LiftXtra

Maxam’s latest tire introduction is a performance solution for aerial work platforms.

Nokian Tyres Dayton Factory Earns ISO Certification

Nokian Tyres earned an ISO 45001 certification for safety and sustainability.

Yokohama Tire Partners with FuelFest for Fifth Straight Year

Yokohama Tire is sponsoring FuelFest, a charity event celebrating cars and music.

Bartec USA Adds to Field Service Team

Bartec USA appointed Cody Rainwater to its field service team for the southwestern region.


Other Posts

Autel Debuts Remote Expert-Ready XLink Programmer

Autel has unveiled the MaxiFlash XLink, a programming, communication and remote expert device.

Bridgestone Adds Sustainable Materials to Indy 500 Tires

Bridgestone incorporated products made from recycled plastic shopping bags and other packaging into its Indy 500 tires.

AAPEX Announces Magic Johnson as Keynote Speaker

Johnson will speak on Tuesday, Oct. 31 during the AAPEX Keynote Session in Las Vegas.

Hankook Tire Signs MOU with Kumho Petrochemical

Kumho Petrochemical will provide Hankook with eco-friendly rubber to produce more sustainable tires.