Discount Tire Opens First Store In Columbia, South Carolina

July 2nd, 2012

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (July 2, 2012) – Discount Tire, America’s largest tire and wheel retailer, today announced the opening of its new store located at 3081 Longtown Commons Drive in Columbia, S.C.

The Discount Tire facility is located near the intersection of Clemson Road and Longtown Road. The Columbia store is operated by 18 employees and is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. The store is closed on Sunday.
“Customers will likely be attracted by our low prices and selection of tires and wheels,” said Charlie Whitener, store manager of the new Discount Tire in Columbia. “However, we believe that our customer service and satisfaction guarantee make the difference.”

Whitener has been with the company for eight years. Discount Tire is committed to promoting from within and is always looking for qualified individuals to join them in their exceptional growth. Additional career opportunities can be found by visiting Discount Tire’s website or a local Discount Tire store.

Discount Tire offers the largest tire and custom wheel selection of any tire retailer. The company sells leading brands such as Goodyear, Michelin, Bridgestone, Yokohama, Kumho, BFGoodrich, Pirelli, Hankook, Falken, along with Discount Tire exclusive brands such as Silver Edition and Roadhugger.

Discount Tire also offers wheels from Enkei, Konig, Liquidmetal, TSW, Akuza and exclusive brands including MB Wheels and G-games.

The new Columbia Discount Tire store phone number is (803) 250-4890. Discount Tire operates seven stores in South Carolina. Customers can purchase tires and wheels in the store, by mail order or online. At, customers can locate a store, purchase tires, schedule installation appointments, register for e-mail discounts, gain access to safety tips and other helpful information, and even determine tire and wheel size by brand for their vehicle.

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