Profile: Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP.N)
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (Advance), incorporated on August 1, 2001, is a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, accessories, batteries and maintenance items primarily operating within the United States. The Company serves both do-it-yourself (DIY) and do-it-for-me (commercial) customers. The Company’s commercial customers consist of delivery customers for whom the Company delivers product from store locations to commercial customers’ places of business, including independent garages, service stations and auto dealers. The Company serves its DIY and Commercial customers, including independent garages, service stations and auto dealers from its store locations, branches and online at www.AdvanceAutoParts.com, www.Carquest.com and www.Worldpac.com.
As of July 12, 2014, the Company's operations consisted of 5,289 stores and 106 distribution branches. These locations offer a selection of brand name, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and proprietary automotive replacement parts, accessories and maintenance items primarily for domestic and imported cars and light trucks. In addition, the company serves approximately 1,400 independently owned Carquest stores. The Company operates primarily within the United States, with additional locations in Canada, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands primarily under the Advance Auto Parts, Carquest, Autopart International and Worldpac trade names.
The Company competes with AutoZone, Inc., O'Reilly Automotive, Inc., The Pep Boys-Manny, Moe & Jack and NAPA.
Advance Auto Parts Inc
5008 Airport Rd NW
ROANOKE VA 24012-1601