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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA TIRE DEALER JOINS MICHELIN COMMERCIAL SERVICE NETWORK
Pete's Road Service, Inc. boasts 40 years of service to commercial customers in the region
GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 14, 2017 — Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc., announced Pete's Road Service, Inc. joined the MICHELIN® Commercial Service Network™ (MCSN), expanding the MCSN coverage in southern California.
With 50 state-of-the-art service vehicles and 50 TIA-certified service specialists, Pete's Road Service will offer a complete range of industrial commercial truck services, including tire sales, mechanical repairs, inspection and alignments, and 24/7/365 emergency road service (ERS).
The MCSN is designed to help fleets maximize uptime and ensure consistent, high-quality service from a nationwide franchise network. Michelin's footprint has increased due to the addition of several new members in recent months, which now totals more than 630 locations nationwide. Through this network Michelin provides fleet customers with a comprehensive service package, including online reporting, MICHELIN ONCall 2.0 ERS, MICHELIN TIRE CARE tire-monitoring program, and access to skilled technicians and professional equipment, all of which are backed by rigorous certification and audit standards.
Pete's Road Service will provide professional service to commercial customers with MICHELIN® truck tires and Oliver retreads. Other offerings include products for trucks, RVs, forklifts and construction equipment. The third-generation family-owned business operates nine commercial locations in southern California:
- San Bernardino
- Santa Ana
"Our mission is to help our customers control and reduce the cost of their fleet by offering tires of value accompanied with exceptional service," said Kyle Fletcher, president of Pete's Road Service. "Pete's is ready to dedicate our 50 service vehicles to MCSN, making the network even stronger in the southwest area."
"We welcome Pete's Road Service into the MCSN family," said Ralph Dimenna, chief operating officer for Michelin Americas Truck Tires Division. "Adding this successful dealer serving the southern California area was an easy decision based on their 40 years of providing a high level of quality and service to their customers."
About Pete's Road Service
Established in 1975, Pete's Road Service has been in the tire business for over 40 years. From the humble beginnings of a single shop in Anaheim to a multi-location tire and mechanical service company, the business is family-owned and -operated in southern California. For more information, visit Pete's at http://www.petesrs.com/.
About Michelin North America, Inc.
Dedicated to the improvement of sustainable mobility, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles, earthmovers, farm equipment, heavy-duty trucks and motorcycles. The company has earned a long-standing reputation for building innovative premium tires. In addition to tires, the company also publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) employs about 22,700 and operates 19 major manufacturing plants. To learn more about truck tires and services, visit www.michelintruck.com.
Mary Ann Kotlarich
Michelin North America