Atlanta – FleetCor, a fleet fuel and maintenance card processing company, has added three major automotive maintenance companies to those accepting its Fuelman card. The new companies are: Maaco Collision Repair and Auto Painting, Meineke Car Care Centers Inc., and Tire Kingdom. Maaco operates over 500 Collision Repair and Auto Painting locations throughout the United States, and will begin accepting Fuelman cards company-wide by the end of October 2004. Meineke operates over 900 car care centers throughout the U.S., and will begin accepting the cards company-wide in mid-October 2004. Tire Kingdom, which operates under the Tire Kingdom, NTB, and Merchant’s Tire & Auto Service brands throughout the United States, has agreed to accept Fuelman cards in October 2004 at their more than 600 locations nationwide.
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