SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Dec. 23, 2014) — Discount Tire/America's Tire opened five stores in three Midwest states in October and November, expanding the retailer's network to 898 stores in 27 states.
The newest store openings — in Evansville, Ind., St. Charles, Ill., and Avon, Beaver Creek and Parma Heights, Ohio — bring to 23 the number of locations Discount Tire has opened in 2014. All the stores are 7,370 square feet in size.
The store in Evansville is the dealership's second in that city and 25th in the Hoosier state. Nick Reynolds, an 11-year Discount Tire veteran, manages the new store and its 14 employees.
The store in St. Charles is Discount Tire's 36th in Illinois. Matt Jirsa, a company veteran of 13 years, manages the store, which has 15 employees.