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RNR Tire Express and Custom Wheel Franchise Owners Open Second Location In Gladstone, Missouri

rnrWhen Jason & Howard Barton began looking for a Franchise Opportunity back in 2014, they stumbled upon the RNR Tire Express and Custom Wheels franchise because of their enthusiasm for automobiles. What had always been an avocation has since turned into a new career for Jason, as the father and son team has opened a second RNR location in Gladstone, Missouri.

“We had always planned on opening multiple locations in and around the Kansas City market—but we had not expected to open store number two this quickly.” Said Jason Barton, VP for the family owned entity. “ The new location is beautiful and we would expect for it to be just as successful as our first location.” The Barton’s opened their first store in June of 2015.

“Jason and Howard are terrific franchisees and we are excited to have them open their second location in the Kansas City market.” Said Larry Sutton, President and CEO of RNR Tires Franchising. “Kansas City has really embraced the brand and we know that Jason and Howard have big plans over the next few years for expand RNR into quite a few local communities.”

RNR sells a larger selection of tires and wheels through both retail and rent-to-own options. Customers have multiple payment options depending on their budget. “The buying experience that we provide affords our customers with options to purchase new tires and wheels and not used tires that could become a safety issue for families.” Added Jason Barton. “We are confident that the Gladstone location will be very well received from a entirely new group of customers.”

The new location is now open and is located at 5828 N Oak Trafficway, Gladstone, Missouri. You can reach the store at 816.318.5400.

The RNR Experience RNR customers are provided a program that allows them to pay for tires they need or the custom wheels that they want with easy weekly, bi-weekly or monthly installments with no credit hassles. In addition, customers are offered the lowest cash prices on wheels or tires and have a huge selection of both new and previously rented merchandise. RNR carries just about every major brand in the custom wheel and tire industry, including: Dub, KMC, Lexani, Michelin, Goodyear and many more. For Information on RNR, contact our Corporate Offices at 813.977.9800.

About RNR Franchise Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, RNR Tire Express and Custom Wheels operates tires and wheels stores in 22 states and has become a dominant force in the wheel and tire industry by offering retail, rent-to-own and other payment options to those who need quality tires and or custom wheels on an easy payment program designed to fit their budget. Our innovative approach combines 40+ years of rent-to-own experience with extensive knowledge of the wheel and tire industry. RNR currently operates franchise locations in 21 states and has eight affiliate stores in Tampa, Florida. For additional information on franchising, contact John Armatas at 800-318-1879 or visit our franchise website at


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