Dealer Tire, LLC
, a national leader in replacement tire distribution for automotive dealerships, is making a significant investment in SimpleTire, a Philadelphia-based online tire retailer that has developed an innovative e-commerce platform and network of independent tire distributors. Terms of Dealer Tire's investment were not disclosed.
"The business of selling tires continues to evolve," said Scott Mueller, Partner and CEO of Dealer Tire. "We've built our business by consistently driving innovation in the tire distribution business and by providing automotive dealers with the tools and services they need to be successful selling tires. While our core business remains focused on supporting the dealer cha ...[more]
A new web page dedicated to helping RV owners find the right tires for their vehicle, launched on our site.
The new RV Tires page
is designed with RVers in mind and offers a tailored experience for finding quality commercial tires for every RV class and application like Trailer, Drive, Steer, All-Position and more.
Users can search RV tires by class and every size, or select from our list of recommended products.
“Research into our commercial tire purchasers revealed that we have a significant percentage of customers who are buying tires for their RV," said eCommerce Marketing Manager, John Langan. “To ensure RV customers have the best experience on our site, we’ve applied ...[more]
A new search filter designed to help truck drivers find the right tires for their truck, has launched on our site.
The new position filter is now available on our dedicated commercial tires web page
, which allows truck drivers to easily search for specific position tires (steer, drive, trailer, all position) for a more refined search result. Long haul and regional truck drivers will especially benefit from this new feature.
In addition to filtering by position, truck drivers can refine their search by brand, tire type, treadlife warranty, speed rating, load index, load range, sidewall types, and run flat.
“We are very excited to introduce a new feature that we know our commercial custo ...[more]
SimpleTire launched a new feature that allows customers to schedule their installation appointment on its website.
In addition to shipping tires to an installation center of their choice, customers can now schedule their mounting and balancing during the checkout process by selecting an available date and time that fits their schedule.
SimpleTire is the first online tire retailer to offer scheduling services for tire installations.
“We are constantly looking for ways to innovate and offer more convenience to customers while also growing our network’s businesses. From ongoing customer feedback and research, we know that more customers are buying tires online and want to schedule the ins ...[more]
In its second year honoring organizations for their distinction in analytics, The Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 recognized SimpleTire as a 2017 honoree among other respected companies like Adobe, The North Face, Starbucks, QVC, AccuWeather, The Vanguard Group and others.
The Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 is a national recognition of analytics innovation honoring 50 organizations using analytics to solve business challenges. Connecting academia and industry, the initiative's goals is to share best practices while identifying innovative analytics solutions across industries.
Honorees were selected by a panel of researchers and practitioners who judged nominations based on the complexity of the business challenge, the analytics solution implemented, and the solution's business impact on the organization. ...[more]
In an effort to support communities in need, SimpleTire has donated $3,000 to Rotary Club of Bombay and Mumbai Mahim—one of Rotary's international clubs dedicated to serving communities in India in various service based projects.
Rotary is a non-government international organization comprised of over a million people engaged in humanitarian efforts worldwide. SimpleTire's donation will support Rotary in increasing the scope and reach of its humanitarian projects to help aid a large section of underprivileged communities in Indi ...[more]
SimpleTire expands free shipping on items from its catalog with no minimum required. This applies to orders delivered to a home, business, or local installation center.
The offer takes effect immediately and applies across all categories ranging from Passenger, Light Truck, Commercial, and Agriculture, to OTR, Industrial, ATV, Antique, and various specialties. SimpleTire’s free shipping initiative is a compelling offer in online retailing and is one of the first in the industry that allows customers to ship tires anywhere within the contiguous U.S. without restrictions.
SimpleTire promotes John Langan to B2B Marketing Specialist to grow the commercial truck and farm sectors.
Langan spent nearly two-years on the sales and service side of SimpleTire’s operations. During that time, he spoke with and helped hundred’s of ...[more]
It has come to SimpleTire’s attention that Continental has issued a recall on the following tires:
General Grabber 33x12.50R18 LT 118Q
The following statement was released on 1/20/2017:
Continental Tire the Americas, LLC (Continental) is recalling certain General Tire Grabber light truck tires, size 33x12.50R18 LT 118Q, Load Rang ...[more]
Today we rolled out a new version of our website with a new logo.
The functionality all remains the same.
Our mission remains the same – provide you with the best prices on new tires and take the hassle out of the buying & installation process.
Thank you for supporting our business!