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TBC Corp. names COO for TBC Brands, TBC International

Bill Schafer brings 30 years of experience from Michelin, where he held various leadership roles during his tenure.

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TBC Corp. employee children enjoy ‘Take Your Child to Work Day’

The kids had a jam-packed day learning about tires, and even ate lunch with the company’s new CEO, Don Byrd.

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TBC promotes Don Byrd to president and CEO

Byrd joined TBC in April 2018 as executive vice president of TBC and president & COO of National Tire Wholesale (NTW).

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TBC Continues to Grow in 2019

TBC Corporation has added nine new company-owned retail locations in 2019 via the organization’s company-owned retail brands, NTB and Tire Kingdom (five NTB and four Tire Kingdom).

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Big O Tires Growth and the Culture of ‘Yes’ | Annual Meeting Update

Big O Tires’ annual dealer meeting focused on the “Big O Yes,” a cultural shift in the organization and its approach to customers across the franchise.

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TBC Corp. Expands Mud Claw Extreme MT Line

TBC Corp. has expanded the size offering of the Mud Claw Extreme MT line with the addition of 13 new sizes, including two new sizes in 22” diameter. The new sizes expand the total size offering to 31.

TBC Adds Two Sailun Branded Lines

TBC Corp. is expanding its Sailun branded tire offerings with the addition of two new lines—the Terramax HLT and Atrezzo SVR LX+. Both lines will be offered exclusively in the U.S. by TBC. The Terramax HLT is designed for all-season highway use and features 27 metric and LT sizes from 15- to 20-inch wheel diameter.

TBC Brands Adds Truck Tire Veteran to Commercial Sales Team

TBC Brands has added Jim Crandall to the company’s commercial truck tire team. In his new role, Crandall will oversee the southeast region as regional sales manager. “Jim is a valuable addition to the organization as his experience on both the manufacturer and dealer side of the business is extensive. His 20 years of working

TBC Brands Rolls Out Two Light Truck Product Lines

TBC Brands is expanding its light truck product offerings this fall with the addition of the Sailun Terramax A/T 4S and Trail Guide All Terrain lines. The new lines will be available exclusively to the U.S. in October 2016. “I’m excited to bring these great new product lines to our customers,” said Jon Vance, vice

NTB Tire & Service Centers Expands Charlotte Locations

NTB Tire & Service Centers, a brand of TBC Corp., has opened its ninth location in Charlotte, N.C., bringing its North Carolina store count to more than 50 locations. “We are excited to continue our expansion of NTB in Charlotte,” said Markus Hockenson, senior vice president of retail operations for TBC Corp.  “We’re eager to continue serving

NTB Expands in Texas

NTB Tire & Service Centers, a brand of TBC Corp., is expanding in Texas with two new locations in Corpus Christi. This brings NTB’s store count in the state to more than 105 locations. Both locations offer a full array of tires and automotive services with state-of-the-art equipment. The South Padre location has eight service

TBC Brands to Highlight Sumitomo Tires, Giveaway at MATS

TBC Brands will exhibit at the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Ky., March 31-April 2. The company’s exhibit will feature Sumitomo tires, including the new ST778+ SE SmartWay verified line-haul steer tire. “MATS is a prime opportunity for us to showcase Sumitomo’s full line of products and services available to the North American