SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Tire Group International (TGI) has designated Centeno's Tire Distributor Inc. to be the exclusive distributor in Puerto Rico of its private-label Cosmo-brand tires.
Centeno's Tire is a wholesaler based in Caguas, a city of about 120,000 residents located 20 miles south of San Juan.
To commemorate the partnership, Centeno's Tire will host a national tire dealer convention on Nov. 18 with more than 1,000 expected attendees, including TGI President Joaquin Gonzalez Jr.
The convention will serve as a platform for industry leaders, dealers and enthusiasts to exchange insights and explore the latest advancements in tire technology, TGI said. Participants will have the opportunity to engage directly with Cosmo Tires executives and gain insights into the brand's vision for the Puerto Rican market, the company said.
The event will feature keynote addresses, product showcases, prizes and networking opportunities.
"We are thrilled to designate Centeno's Tire as our exclusive dealer in Puerto Rico," Gonzalez said.
"This partnership aligns with our commitment to providing high quality tires and unparalleled service on the island. The national dealer convention signifies our dedication to fostering strong relationships with our partners and celebrating the growth of Cosmo Tires in this vibrant market," he said.
"We are excited to partner with a quality brand and a family organization like Cosmo and TGI," Gabriel Centeno, owner of Centeno's Tire, said.
"TGI has been a partner to Centeno's for many years and to be trusted with a brand like Cosmo is something we take very seriously, we are excited about the future."