* 1,624 stores in North America (dba Firestone Tire & Service, Expert Tire, Tire Station, Mark Morris and in Canada, CTR Tires).
* These outlets are responsible for an estimated $1.9 billion in sales, split roughly 50/50 between tires and auto service.
Morgan Tire & Auto Inc.
* 558 retail stores
* Pro forma 2000 sales of $725 million.
* The company does business as: Tires Plus (also Olson Tire & Auto in Florida and the Southeast; Michel Tire in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Tennessee and Florida; Avellino's in Pennsylvania; Hibdon Tire in Oklahoma; and Wheel Works in California).