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Overview of Car Parts Warehouse

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Service

Car Parts Warehouse has over 175 delivery vehicles on the road each day making local deliveries! Everything that we sell comes with a minimum of a 1 year warranty and many items come with longer warranties. All of our locations are staffed with managers, experienced counter personnel and drivers focused on getting you the right parts in a short amount of time. We call this Hot Shot Delivery!

Availability

Our name says it all. Car Parts Warehouse. We stock full lines from over 100 name brand manufacturers. It doesn’t matter if you are in Youngstown, Canton, Norwalk or anywhere in between if the part you need is in our Warrensville Heights Distribution center you can get it the same day if ordered by 2:30 PM! We call this our Professional Installer VIP Delivery!

Price

Car Parts Warehouse is one of the top 25 Automotive Aftermarket Parts Distributors in the country. We are also members of the largest buying group in the country, the Automotive Distribution Network (ADN). We have negotiated special pricing from our manufacturers and pass the savings directly to you the professional installer! We are an authorized distributor of all of the products that we sell. This means that we buy directly from the manufacturer and sell them to you. No middle men!

Right Parts. Right Price. Right Now.

MISSION STATEMENT

To Provide –

Our Customers with the highest quality possible in parts and service…

To Treat –

All people we come into contact with, in our business dealings, with respect, fairness and honesty…

To Furnish

Our employees with career opportunities, pleasant working conditions, fair wages and opportunities for advancement…

To Deal With –

Our suppliers with integrity, fairness and in a business like manner that promotes mutual trust…

To Continue

To profitably grow and expand our business to become the premier distributor of automotive parts in the markets we serve.

To Always

Strive to have fun and be happy in our work…

History of Car Parts Warehouse Inc.

1975

Started business as Di Fiore’s Union 76, Inc.

1976

Opened Great Northern Foreign Auto Service, Inc. in North Olmsted, Ohio. (Later changed to Tony’s Brake & Tire Center). Six service bays specializing in import vehicle service work.

1983

Opened Foreign Car Parts Warehouse, Inc. in the front of the North Olmsted facility. Later changed to Car Parts Warehouse West, a mini distribution center serving customers on the west side of Cleveland.

1985

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Inc. on West 130th Street. The CPW general offices are located here.

1997

Purchased King of Parts – an auto parts store in Medina, Ohio. Renamed it to Car Parts Warehouse Medina. Moved the store to a larger facility and dramatically increased the inventory.

1997

Purchased the legendary Clark Auto Parts. The single largest auto parts store in the greater Cleveland area.

1997

Purchased Tony’s Auto Parts on Fulton Road in Cleveland, Ohio.

1998

Purchased Eagle Auto Parts in Euclid, Ohio. Converted it into a mini-distribution center and called it Car Parts Warehouse, Euclid.

1999

Purchased a three store chain called Al, Lou & Jim Auto Parts. Renamed to Car Parts Warehouse Lorain Elyria & Avon.

2000

Purchased Reith Auto Stores a Pronto Warehouse Distributor on the East side of Cleveland. Euclid, Maple Heights, Painesville, Willoughby, Hinckley Parkway, Mayfield, Mentor, Miles Road and Eagle Automotive, a transmission parts specialty store.

2000

Opened a second distribution center in Euclid, Ohio. A 40,000 square foot double decked building.

2001

Purchased Foreign Car Parts in Cleveland Heights.

2001

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Parma.

2002

Purchased T&J Auto Parts Broadview Heights.

2002

Purchased Big B Automotive Warehouse an Auto Value Warehouse Distributor. A 25,000 sq. foot distribution center in the Southern part of our trading area.

2002

Moved Car Parts Warehouse Painesville into a new larger location.

2003

Expanded our Brook Park distribution center by adding new loading docks and an extra 10,000 sq feet of of warehouse space to better service our customers.

2003

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Canton

2003

Acquired the assets of Mariclare Inc.

2004

Joined the Parts Plus group. The premier group of automotive distributors in the United States. Now called ADN Automotive Distribution Network.

2004

Opened our second Akron location on Evans Avenue.

2004

Opened Car Parts Warehouse ABC, a bulk product storage warehouse.

2005

Purchased Transparts Inc. a Federated Warehouse Distributor and is now Car Parts Warehouse Youngstown.

2007

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Kent.

2007

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Brunswick.

2008

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Warren.

2009

Moved Car Parts Warehouse Mayfield Village to a new larger location in Mayfield Heights.

2010

Moved car Parts Warehouse Cleveland Heights to a new larger location in South Euclid.

2010

Moved Clark Auto Parts into a new 20,000 Square Foot Location next door to the legendary Clark Auto Parts on the corner of 46th and Clark Ave.

2010

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Rootstown.

2010

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Oakwood Village.

2011

Moved Car Parts Warehouse Kent due to eminent domain. Still Located in Kent.

2012

Opened Car Parts Warehouse Warrensville Heights Distribution Center. Over 150,000 Square feet of warehouse space on 16 acres with 400 car parking. This location also houses the Car Parts Warehouse training center and expo center.

2013

Started VIP Delivery, added 40,000sq feet of mezzanine and second floor conveyor to the Warrensville Distribution Center, launched the CPW Smart Button & became a Motorcraft Factory Authorized Distributor.

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