NAPA (National Automotive Parts Association)

NAPA National Automotive Parts Association

NAPA (National Automotive Parts Association) Overview


Owned by the Genuine Parts Company (GPC), the National Automotive Parts Association, or NAPA, was founded in 1925. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, there are 57 distribution centers and approximately 6,000 NAPA stores across North America, 1,142 of them owned by GPC. NAPA sells over 500,000 products including auto replacement parts, paint and refinishing supplies, tools, heavy duty parts, automotive accessories, and farm and marine supplies. GPC currently ranks 180th on the Fortune 500 list.

Key Financials (GPC - 2017)

Total Revenue:$16.31 billion
Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth:6.32%
Gross Profit:$4.91 billion
Net Income:$617 million

Company Information

The Genuine Parts Company offers products and services to over 3,100 locations across North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, and Singapore under the brand names NAPA, Repco, and Alliance Automotive Group. These brands make up the GPC Automotive Parts Group and represent 53% of GPC’s total sales.

The remaining 47% comes from the GPC-NAPA (National Automotive Parts Association) logo, a rated credit tenant in 1031Gateway's 1031 Exchange Investing Articlesowned and operated S.P. Richards Company (SPR), offering over 98,000 kinds of office supplies to over 9,700 resellers in the U.S. in Canada; Motion Industries (MI), offering 7.1 million industrial replacement parts and supplies such as bearings, industrial automation, and hydraulic and industrial hose; EIS, Inc., which distributes more than 100,000 electrical and electronic items like magnet wire, cable and connectivity solutions, and insulating materials to over 20,000 customers in North America.

Further Resources

  Company Site | Investor News & Annual Reports | NYSE: GPC

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