Auto Service World
News   June 18, 2002   by Auto Service World

Exide to Supply Canadian Tire Batteries Through 2004

Battery supplier Exide Technologies has renewed its supply agreement with Canadian Tire Corporation.
The supply agreement, which runs through 2004, continues a business relationship between the two companies that has existed for decades. Under the terms of the agreement, Exide Technologies will continue to provide Canadian Tire with a full line of transportation and commercial batteries for automotive, marine, lawn and garden, and heavy-duty applications.
“We share Canadian Tire’s commitment to providing innovative products and services of the highest quality,” said Craig H. Muhlhauser, chairman and CEO of Exide Technologies. “Our leading-edge technologies will help Canadian Tire maintain its position as one of the most well-known and successful retailers in Canada.”
Canadian Tire’s 452 retail stores stock more than 100,000 different products, including automotive parts and accessories, sports and leisure goods, and home products.