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Belle Tire Acquires 18 Tireman Auto Service Center Stores

Belle Tire said the acquisition will enable the company to better service all of northwest Ohio.

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Belle Tire’s Don Barnes III Reflects on 100th Anniversary, Expansion into Chicago

This year, Belle Tire marks 100 years in business as it continues its expansion into the Chicagoland area– to the tune of opening 20 stores per year for the next three years. According to Don Barnes III, president of the burgeoning tire retailer headquartered in Allen Park, Michigan, Belle Tire’s future is expansive, but the

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Belle Tire Announces Second Wave of Illinois Expansion

Belle Tire says it is entering its second influx of Illinois store openings after making its Chicagoland entrance in Naperville, Villa Park, Joliet and Shorewood this past fall. The retailer opened its fifth Chicagoland store in Aurora on March 18, with openings to follow in Mokena later this month and St. Charles in April. “After

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Belle Tire Becomes Chicago Blackhawk’s Helmet Sponsor

The partnership with the Blackhawk’s celebrates Belle Tire’s expansion into the Chicago market with plans to open 60 stores over the next four years.

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Belle Tire Celebrates Lincoln Tech Partnership with Donations

Belle Tire presented three $1,000 scholarships and a remodeled classroom at Lincoln Tech’s Indianapolis campus.

Belle Tire to Incentivize Employees Who Get COVID Vaccine

The company says it will pay $25 per vaccine visit to employees who choose to get immunized.

Top Tips for Selling All-Season Tires

There is so much to consider when purchasing tires, especially the all-season variety that many keep on their car year-round.

Industry Veteran Joins Belle Tire’s Procurement Group

Felix Canestri, former vice president of purchasing at Tire Discounters, Inc. and 15-year industry veteran, has joined Belle Tire Distributors.

Belle Tire Plans to Open 15+ Stores, Continue Expansion into Indy Area in 2019

Belle Tire is planning to open at least 17 stores this year with a majority of its growth concentrated in the Indianapolis, Indiana area.

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Belle Tire Pays More Than $300K in Back Wages to Employees

After a federal investigation, Belle Tire has agreed to pay more than 1,200 employees in back wages after it failed to include incentive bonuses and sales commissions employees earned when calculating their overtime payment.

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Belle Tire Opens 100th Store

Belle Tire’s newest location in Kokomo, Indiana is its 100th and more growth is on the horizon.

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Belle Tire Opens Second Fort Wayne Store

Michigan-based Belle Tire has opened its second location in Fort Wayne, Ind., continuing the family-owned tire retailer’s expansion into the state.