Lincs firm looks to expand

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A TOP tyre dealer is bucking the trend by expanding its business.

The UK’s 14th biggest tyre dealer Horncastle firm B A Bush & Son Ltd now has depots around Lincolnshire, Norfolk and East Yorkshire after opening four more branches over the past two years.

And the company plans to open another three branches to bring its total to 20 by the end of the year.

B A Bush & Son has been trading since 1947 but is still has its roots in Horncastle with the third and fourth generation of the Bush family at the head of the business.

Its tyre depots have won several retail awards and accreditations and the company has secured big contracts to supply premium car manufacturers as well as high performance vehicles in the UK.

Peter Gorensweigh of B A Bush & Son said: “It is difficult to find a success story in the last few years with the recession biting hard and many companies either being taken over, restructuring, or going into administration, but B A Bush & Son Ltd is a successful company that has quietly gone about its business expanding to meet demand.”

The company even supplies to garages through its business to business arm BAB Distribution set up more than 20-years ago.

BAB Distribution now supplies customers in Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Humberside and Yorkshire.