Spinning Parts: Worldpac, Carquest could be up for sale

Toronto, Ontario — Advance Auto Parts announced it is beginning the process of looking into spinning off its Worldpac division and its Canadian business under the Carquest banner. The announcement comes in tandem with the company’s recent announcement of a “blended box business model” as it also looks into a new cost reduction program. In […]

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, […]