Tire company to open new distribution center in Eden

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EDEN, N.C. — County officials announced Wednesday a tire company is opening a new distribution center in Rockingham County.

A1 Wholesale Tires, which distributes new and used tires, will open the center at 413 Church St. in Eden, where the former Spray Cotton Mills warehouse was located.

The company plans to create 12 jobs with the new facility, which will occupy 15,000 square feet of the old warehouse.

The facility will serve retail tire dealers and tire centers across N.C. and Va.  The company also operates a distribution center in Wendell, N.C. that serves the Raleigh/Durham metro area.