April 04, 2007 14:59 ET

1-800 Radiator Opens Franchise in San Angelo, Texas

Joel Cowman, Ann Starr Open Their Second 1-800 Radiator Outlet

SAN ANGELO, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 4, 2007 -- On Monday Joel Cowman and Ann Starr opened 1-800 Radiator of San Angelo. Auto repair centers and individual mechanics in the San Angelo area can now get radiators delivered to their doorsteps within hours of placing their order. The outlet complements a 1-800 Radiator location in Kingsland, also owned by Cowman and Starr.

Ann Starr and Joel Cowman decided to open their first 1-800 Radiator franchise after spending years in the business world. Ann had worked for 25 years in operations and Joel for over thirty in sales. Their experience has proven valuable as they grow their business. "We wanted to start our own business," says Starr. "This was the best opportunity we found for our background and skills."

In addition to being a good fit for their skills, 1-800 Radiator allows Cowman and Starr to bring valuable services to San Angelo's automotive industry. Joel and Ann use 1-800 Radiator's massive buying power to keep their warehouse fully stocked with any part that their customers might need. In the unlikely event that they do not have a part readily on hand, they can have it shipped from one of nearly 200 other 1-800 Radiator warehouses across the nation. Cowman and Starr also provide company's lifetime parts and labor guarantee. As part of an efficient, nationwide organization Joel and Ann are able to offer all this at extremely competitive prices without sacrificing service. This is sure to be appreciated by auto technicians in their territory.

Joel Cowman and Ann Starr opened 1-800 Radiator of San Angelo for business on Monday, April 2, 2007. The warehouse is located at 1909 Beauregard Ave. in San Angelo. The outlet can be reached at (512) 585-7784.

About 1-800 Radiator:

1-800 Radiator is an auto parts distribution franchise and the largest independent parts distributor in the nation. The 1-800 Radiator business model provides retail and wholesale customers with radiators delivered to their doorstep in a matter of hours at competitive pricing. They offer their services through their online outlet,, and through franchise locations across the country. To their franchisees, 1-800 Radiator provides unprecedented technological and practical support.

If you'd like to know more about 1-800 Radiator, or to schedule an interview with a franchise director please call Joseph Spohn at (866) 780-9392 or contact him via email at

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:
    Joseph Spohn
    (866) 780-9392
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