SHIFTING INTO TOP GEAR
GPC Asia Pacific’s trade and specialist businesses across New Zealand and Australia have been serving customers for up to 90 years. To meet the growing and changing requirements of our trade, specialist, fleet, commercial and industrial customers, GPC Asia Pacific is building you an unparalleled parts offer, rightsized for the challenges of automotive supply now and into the future.
The culmination of our multi-year transformational strategy, NAPA Auto Parts brings together the strength and expertise of Ashdown-Ingram, Appco, Automotive Supplies, Sulco, and Bindons under one roof. Far more than a simple aggregation of these individual businesses, NAPA Auto Parts is the complete consolidation of the best parts of our existing trade and specialist supply businesses into a single branch-based entity. Equipped for the future of Automotive Aftermarket supply, the launch of NAPA Auto Parts will provide:
- Increased speed to market and customer responsiveness
- Scale and strength of the global NAPA business with access to the latest products, brands, technology, training, solutions.
- The foremost industry B2B parts catalogues and ordering systems and with a supply chain super-engineered for simplicity across the largest parts range in New Zealand.
- A truly local focus; run by local experts, for the local market with a level of expertise across passenger, commercial and industrial parts supply that cannot be surpassed. Retaining and growing from the extraordinary heritage of these businesses, NAPA Auto Parts will provide new opportunities to grow talent and expertise in our existing teams.
With significant investment in people, premises and range, NAPA Auto Parts New Zealand joins an Australasian business that opened 15 sites in Australia in 2019, and is set to quickly become an unparalleled parts offer for the industry.
NAPA Auto Parts launches in June 2020. Store locations will be announced as they open. For more information please contact the NAPA Auto Parts team 0800 800 073.