EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced Tuesday that it has purchased Raben Tire Company.
Raben Tire was founded in 1952 and headquartered in Evansville.
It’s one of the largest tire companies in the Midwest, with over 30 locations and plants.
“The addition of Raben further expands our network and strengthens Goodyear’s ability to serve fleets,” said Dave Beasley, vice president, Goodyear North America Commercial. “Goodyear is already one of the world’s largest operators of commercial truck service and retreading centers and has nearly 800 company-owned commercial and retail tire and auto service centers across the U.S. and Canada.”
Since 2014, Raben Tire has been owned by the affiliates of Palladium Equity Partners, LLC.
(This story was originally published on Dec. 17, 2019)