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Employee Dies in Accident at Ohio Monro Muffler Brake & Service Location

An employee died in a workplace accident this week at a Mansfield, Ohio Monro Muffler Brake & Service.

Hankook VP Denlein Joins Monro Muffler Brake

Shawn Denlein, former Hankook Tire America Corp. senior vice president of sales, is joining Monro Muffler Brake Inc. as the company’s senior vice president of tire merchandising.

The Big Get Bigger: Monro Adds 31 Ind. Dealer Stores

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. continued its growth-by-acquisition strategy by taking up another 31 independent tire dealer locations. Earlier this week, Monro announced that it had definitive agreements to buy 27 Kost Tire & Auto Care centers in central New York and Pennsylvania, and four Windsor Tire Co./Mass Tire stores. Binghamton, N.Y.-based Kost Tire has 51

Monro Expands Further With Purchase of Martino

Monro Muffler Brake Inc.’s Tire Choice & Total Car Care brand is expanding further into Florida, with the purchase of Martino Tire & Service Centers’ eight retail locations in Southern Florida. The acquisition marks yet another acquisition in Florida for Monro and could mean the end of Martino retail stores, which were owned by Zafco

Gold Coast Tire Bought, Rebranded

Palm Beach, Fla.,- based Gold Coast Tire & Auto Centers was recently acquired by Monro Muffler Brake Inc. Monro will rebrand Gold Coast locations as Tire Choice & Total Car Care. According to an announcement from Gold Coast’s owner Josh Oretsky, the signs on the store will change but not the professional staff. Additionally, all

Monro to Exit BJ’s Partnership

Monro will “exit the 29 remaining Monro Muffler Brake and Service stores located in BJ’s Wholesale Club locations,” according to John Van Heel, Monro CEO. Van Heel spoke during the company’s Q2 2015 earnings call report on Oct. 23. The tire retailer reported that it opened its first Monro in BJ’s in 1999 to fill

Monro Makes Move For Nine Locations In Georgia

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. has acquired nine Wood & Fullerton Inc. stores in Atlanta. Monro noted in its earnings report that Georgia is a new state for the company. The nine stores will be run under Monro’s Mr. Tire brand. “We are proud to announce that Wood & Fullerton has sold its nine Atlanta area