DURAND, WISCONSIN…Tad Bauer, President of Bauer Built, Inc. of Durand, Wisconsin announces the acquisition of Central Tire & Tread headquartered in Lexington, Nebraska. Central Tire & Tread has been servicing Nebraska for the last 24½ years. The effective date of the acquisition was June 2, 2015. According to Bauer, this acquisition is the result of continuing efforts by Bauer Built to expand their existing operations as part of their overall growth strategy.
Bauer also announced that the company will be investing in a premier truck and retail facility in Lexington of almost 20,000 square feet to further their capabilities in that market. Included in the facility will be the ability to service the retail, commercial and agricultural consumer with their tire and service needs including auto and truck alignment. Bauer Built will operate out of the existing Central Tire & Tread facility until the new facility is up and running. The projected completion date is fall of 2015.
Bauer Built has been in business 71 years servicing the Midwest with tires and mechanical service. With the addition of Central Tire & Tread, Bauer Built now has 35 tire centers, 7 Michelin Retread Technology retread plants, and 4 wheel refinishing operations. They also operate a bulk petroleum business out of their headquarters in Durand.
For more information, contact:
Tad Bauer, President
Bauer Built, Inc.
Highway 25 South
P.O. Box 248
Durand, WI 54736