Auto Parts, Fresh From the Oven: Volkswagen commits to 3-D print 100k parts by 2025

Toronto, Ontario — Volkswagen has announced that they are going all-in on 3-D printing as the company pledged it’s goal to produce 100,000 printed components a year by 2025. “Together with our partners, we aim to make 3D printing even more efficient in the years ahead and suitable for production-line use,” Volkswagen production and logistics […]

Praising Partners: Advance Auto Parts names 2020 Supply Chain Vendor Award winners

Toronto, Ontario — Supply chain partners recognized by automotive aftermarket parts provider for offering critical solutions and logistics support.  Advance Auto Parts, a leading automotive aftermarket parts retailer and supplier, honored several brand partners as part of the company’s 2020 Supply Chain Vendor Awards. Advance’s supply chain partners served a vital role, creating innovative solutions […]

Advance Auto Parts expands training program with new classes for 2017

A course being conducted at Carquest Technical Institute. Advance Auto Parts training is offered through the Advance Professional, WORLDPAC, Carquest Auto Parts and Autopart International brands.

Roanoke, Virginia — March 23, 2017 — Advance Auto Parts has announced it is rolling out new courses, leveraging emerging technologies and adding instructors to expand the company’s automotive training programs across North America. A statement from Advance Auto Parts says that developing richer training offerings is a key area of focus for the company, […]

Thomas Greco named CEO of Advance Auto Parts

Thomas Greco.

Roanoke, Virginia — April 4, 2016 — Advance Auto Parts  has named Thomas (Tom) Greco as CEO and a Director. The appointment will become effective on April 11, 2016. Greco will succeed George Sherman, who has served as interim CEO since January, 2016. Sherman will continue as President of Advance Auto Parts, a position he […]