Advance Auto Parts Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Retail Company

Advance Auto Parts has acquired 11 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Advance Auto Parts’ largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired General Parts International for $2.0B. Advance Auto Parts has acquired in 8 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (40%) and retail (40%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity10
    • M&A Buy Activity10
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4

Advance Auto Parts, Inc.

2635 East Millbrook Road,
Raleigh, North Carolina 24012
United States,
(540) 362-4911
www.advanceautoparts.com

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is an automotive aftermarket retailer of parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items, serves both the do-it-yourself and professional installer markets. Advance Auto was formed in 1929 and is based in Raleigh, North Carolina.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 9 - - - 1 - 10
vol $2.0B $200M $2.2B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  10

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Transform Holdco LLC - DieHard Brand 2019-12-23 200M USD Divestiture
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
General Parts International, Inc. 2013-10-16 2.0B USD Add-on Acquisition
Raleigh, North Carolina
BWP Distributors, Inc. 2012-12-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Armonk, New York
Four Wheel Drive Hardware LLC 2006-02-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Columbiana, Ohio · www.4wd.com
Autopart International, Inc. 2005-09-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Norton,, Massachusetts · www.autopartintl.com
Lappen Auto Parts Division 2005-07-26 - Divestiture
, United States
Lappen auto parts,Inc. 2005-07-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Boston, Massachusetts
Trak Auto Corp. 2002-07-23 - Special Situations/Distressed
Landover, Maryland
Discount Auto Parts, LLC 2001-11-28 - Add-on Acquisition
Lakeland,, Florida
Carport Auto Parts Stores 2001-03-15 - Add-on Acquisition
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 4 (40%) 2.0B (91%) - -
Retail 4 (40%) 200M (9%) - -
Automotive 2 (20%) - - -
Total 10 $2.2B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 10 2.2B - -
  Massachusetts 2 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 2.0B - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Maryland 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 200M - -
  Florida 1 - - -
Total 10 $2.2B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.0B
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
TOTAL $2.2B
Largest General Parts International, Inc.
$2.0B (2013-10-16)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
50%
2 50%
Strategic(s)
50%
2 50%

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