Advance Auto Parts (AAP) reported single-digit percentage increases in net sales, comparable store sales and operating income for full-year 2018, which marked the second full year of the company’s five-year transformation plan.
Advance Auto Parts reported increases in net sales, gross profit, comparable store sales and other key financial metrics for its third quarter.
Sales of brakes and batteries were up, and Advance saw “strong growth in spring-related categories” such as lighting, appearance chemicals and maintenance.
Advance Auto Parts CEO Tom Greco said the company is keeping the big picture in mind after a slow first quarter marked by weaker-than-expected demand.
When Oregon state troopers stop motorists for minor equipment violations, they’re offering them a voucher that provides a discount on automotive parts purchased at any Advance Auto Parts or participating Carquest Auto Parts store.