Motive Parts & Supply acquired by Runnings

Runnings is excited to announce it has reached an agreement to acquire two Motive Parts and Supply, Inc. stores located in western South Dakota cities of Belle Fourche and Rapid City. Once details of the sale are complete, the Belle Fourche store will continue to operate under the Runnings name and positions will be offered to all existing Motive employees. The Rapid City location will close and employees will be invited to apply for employment at the Runnings store in Rapid City.

Runnings purchased Motive Parts and Supply Stores from Mac and Steve Coldwell, who have owned and operated the company since 1956. In a statement released by the Coldwell’s, “We’re excited to be joining the Runnings family, knowing they will continue to serve customers with great customer service and quality of product.”

Visit the newest Runnings store on Highway 85 North & 5th Ave in Belle Fourche, SD.

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For more information, contact Dennis Jensen, (507) 532-9566,