The subject property is a brand new 7,534 square-foot freestanding Kauffman Tire situated on 1.193 acres in Thomasville, Georgia which is 40 miles west of Valdosta and 35 miles north of Tallahassee, Florida. The property is an outparcel to Lowe’s Home Improvement and next to a new Publix Supermarket.
Kauffman Tire – Thomasville, Georgia
Kauffman Tire, Inc. is headquartered in Ellenwood, Georgia, and operates one of the largest independent tire dealers in the United States, including 50 retail stores in Georgia, 14 wholesale distribution centers in seven states, four commercial tire centers, one retreading facility in Ohio and an e-commerce site Tread Depot. The company prides itself on its comprehensive knowledge of passenger, light truck, medium truck, farm specialty, OTR, industrial and commercial sites, with a fleet of approximately 125 vehicles servicing daily deliveries out of all its wholesale centers. The company was founded in 1936 by Mark Kauffman in Ohio, and by 2012, the company’s revenue surpassed the $370 million threshold. The company currently employs more than 860 employees. In November 2011, Kauffman Tire received the 2011 “Georgia Large Family Business of the Year Award” from the Kennesaw State University’s Cox Family Enterprise Center. Additionally, Kauffman Tire is ranked #29 in the Top 100 Private Companies.