WEST DEPTFORD, N.J. (Dec. 10, 2012) — Goodyear has recognized East Coast wholesaler Albert Tire Co. Inc. for its longevity in the industry and its 60-year relationship with the tire maker.
Akron-based Goodyear recognized Billy Albert for his family's 93 years in the tire business. He and current Albert Tire CEO John Casey also received a plaque marking the West Deptford.-based company's 60 years with Goodyear. Business leaders from Goodyear's North American Tire unit recently met with the Albert Tire management team to mark the milestone and to celebrate the continuing business relationship, Goodyear said.
Albert Tire was founded in 1919 and has become a leading tire wholesaler, according to Goodyear, operating in the northeastern U.S., including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and Virginia. The company operates three warehouses in West Deptford, N.J.; York, Pa.; and Beltsville, Md.
Albert Tire stocks and distributes Goodyear, Dunlop and Kelly tires, servicing more than 500 retail dealer locations throughout the region.