The landscape for tire shopping is changing quickly as brands look to improve the buying experience and capitalize on Sears closing many of its full-service auto centers.
Goodyear is trying out a new concept in Dallas that focuses exclusively on tires. Amazon is partnering with Pep Boys to get in on the brick-and-mortar experience. And NTB will come to your house to install tires.
All are evolving how they do business in a category where consumers typically only make purchases once every three years or so, barring mishaps.