SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Discount Tire/America's Tire opened nine stores in December in six states, pushing the retailer's nationwide store network to 1,020 locations in 35 states.
Discount Tire opened 55 stores in 2018, including the Scottsdale-based company's 1,000th location in late September, in northern Phoenix, and its first in South Dakota, in Sioux Falls, in October.
The stores opened in December were in:
- Denton, Plano, San Antonio and Watauga, Texas;
- Jacksonville, N.C.;
- Olathe, Kan.;
- Madison, Wis.;
- Bristol, Va.; and
- North Little Rock, Ark.
Discount Tire did not disclose the stores' physical sizes, employment, service bay counts or investment.
Texas continues to have the largest concentration of Discount Tire stores, with more than 255.