K&M Tire to Acquire Midtown Tire of Rochester, NY

K&M Tire to Acquire Midtown Tire of Rochester, NY

K&M Tire is a family-owned tire distributor with 32 distribution centers located throughout the Great Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and New England.

K&M Tire Inc. announced it has acquired Midtown Tire, located in Rochester, New York. The transaction has been closed and K&M Tire will begin operating from the Rochester, New York, warehouse effective today, Monday, May 23, 2022.

K&M Tire is a family-owned tire distributor with 32 distribution centers located throughout the Great Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and New England. Founded in 1970 in an Ohio farming community, the company employs more than 800 teammates and distributes more than 50 tire brands, including passenger, light truck, commercial truck, farm, and other tire segments. The company also offers tire equipment and accessories to its network of tire dealer customers across the United States. K&M Tire offers one of the industry’s leading associate dealer programs to its network of tire dealers under the Mr. Tire & Big 3 Tire brands. 

K&M says it is excited about the opportunity to welcome Midtown employees and to serve its customers. 

Cheryl Gossard, president of K&M Tire, commented, “We’ve had a growing interest in expanding our distribution footprint within the New York market. We feel that the team at Midtown Tire fits our company culture and values and will be a wonderful addition to our team. We look forward to welcoming Midtown Tire employees to the K&M Tire team and servicing the customers in this area, while making them the most important people in our business.” K&M Tire is one of the leading tire distributors in the United States and carries most brands of tires.

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