Headquarters: Birmingham, AL
2017 revenue: $4,892,640,000
16:17 Change: 5.56%
2016 Revenue: $4,634,212,000
Locations: 13 Distribution Centers, 483 Branches, 43 Service Centers
Key Executives: Wayne Law, EVP - Purchasing and Distribution; Tom Miller, COO &EVP - US Branch Operations
Motion Industries, a subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, had a good 2017.
GPC made a handful of acquisitions in 2017 including that of U.S. based Merle's Automotive Supply, an automotive parts distributor serving both the commercial and retail markets based in Arizona.
GPC’s largest acquisition was the Alliance Automotive Group for which GPC paid a reported $2 billion.