TGI Takes on Thompson, Cepek Lines
Tire Group International (TGI) has taken on distribution of Mickey Thompson and Dick Cepek tyres and wheels in the South Florida market, as well as Central America, South America and the Caribbean. TGI said it would carry the full line of Mickey Thompson tyres and wheels in their Miami distribution center. Both brands are owned by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
“The addition of Mickey Thompson to our current product portfolio is another step in solidifying TGI’s position as the market leader in the distribution of quality tyres, both in South Florida and throughout the Americas and Caribbean,” said TGI president and CEO Tony Gonzalez. “Mickey Thompson is a perfect fit for TGI and with our marketing expertise and current customer base, we feel that we can make a significant impact in our markets rather quickly.” (Tire Review/Akron)