Herb Godschalk, co-president of Fisher Auto Parts, announced the intention to acquire six World Auto Parts company stores based in Buffalo, N.Y. The closing is expected on or around Oct. 1, 2017.
Federated Auto Parts member Vaca Valley Auto Parts has opened a 30,000-square-foot distribution center in Fairfield, Calif. The new facility has twice the retail space and houses double the on-hand inventory as the previous location.
Thirteen gifted students have been awarded Art Fisher Memorial Scholarships for the 2017-18 school year. Given in the memory of the late founder of Federated Auto Parts, these scholarships are presented annually to students preparing for careers in the auto care industry.
Federated Auto Parts has inducted Steven Berman, executive chairman and co-founder of Dorman Products Inc., into its Vendor Hall of Fame.
Federated Auto Parts recently honored three of its members with awards for exceptional support of Federated programs.
Federated Auto Parts has awarded member Jim Arnold the Art Fisher Memorial Award, its highest honor, during its recent meeting and awards ceremony in Kauai, Hawaii. Arnold is president of Arnold Oil of Austin (AOC), Texas.
In honor of National Car Care Month, Federated Car Care Center member American & Import Auto Repair recently conducted a women’s car care clinic at its location in Johnson City, Tenn.
In honor of its 40th anniversary, Federated Auto Parts member Arnold Oil Co. of Austin, Texas, recently held a special event for its employees, customers and vendor partners at its headquarters.
Roy’s Autoworks in Howell, Mich., has been selected as the Federated Shop of the Year for 2016. Nominated for the honor by Federated member Motown Automotive, Roy’s Autoworks is owned by ASE Master Technician Roy Caverly.
Federated Auto Parts is bringing back its popular Federated Free Fuel Fridays contest. Each Friday through March 17, Federated will announce four winners of free gas cards on its Federated Auto Parts and Federated Car Care Facebook pages.