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Rice Tire opens 10th location

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(Rice Tire Co. photo) Rice Tire’s latest location comes via the acquisition of Montgomery Tire Service Inc. in Gaithersburg, Md.

FREDERICK, Md. (May 27, 2014) — Rice Tire Co. has opened its 10th location with the purchase of Montgomery Tire Service Inc. in Gaithersburg, Md.

A Rice Tire spokesperson said the dealership has refurbished the interior and exterior of the store to make it more attractive and added new alignment equipment. The outlet has eight service bays and provides a new market for the dealership.

Rice Tire is involved in the wholesale, retail, commercial and retreading businesses and operates five stores in Maryland, four in Virginia and one in Washington, D.C.

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