Fort Mill, S.C. — Continental has teamed up with Zurcher Tire Inc. as its newest distribution partner for agriculture tires. Available products include Continental’s Tractor70, Tractor85, TractorMaster and CombineMaster.
“We are pleased to announce Zurcher Tire as our latest distribution partner for our Continental line of high-performance radial farm tires,” said Matthew Futrelle, head of sales and marketing for the Americas for Continental Commercial Specialty Tires. “The Zurcher family is a cornerstone of the U.S. tire industry and we look forward to growing our agriculture business together. With their expertise in the farming industry, large Midwest footprint and ability to deliver in many cases, same day, to our mutual customers, they are a perfect fit for Continental.”
Zurcher Tire is headquartered in Monroe, Ind., with 10 distribution centers across the Midwest serving customers in Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Ohio, Wisconsin, Kentucky, Tennessee and Michigan. Zurcher Tire’s experience in the agriculture segment dates back to their founding in 1948 and they are committed to finding products that farmers need to feed the world.
Chief development officer at Zurcher Tire, Carson Cornelius, explained, “We see the partnership with Continental agriculture as an opportunity to get a premium product into the hands of our valued customers. They are facing extreme forces every day. Getting the farmer a product that will provide peace of mind is our responsibility, and offering Continental farm tires allows them to feel confident in what they have on their tractors.”
Continental is dedicated to engineering agriculture tires built to withstand the challenges they face in the field and all Continental brand radial agriculture tires are covered by an industry-leading warranty with coverage up to 10 years from date of purchase.