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Advance Auto Parts Opens New Store in Toledo, Ohio Store will serve as a hub for 13 locations in the Toledo market, providing more access to a wide range of the highest quality auto parts from recognized national brands TOLEDO, OH, June 28, 2017 – Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself (DIY) customers, will open a new store in Toledo at 4920 Monroe Street on July 13. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Friday, July 14 at 9:30 a.m. The new store will serve as a hub to 13 other stores in the Toledo market. The store will carry an additional 45,000 parts numbers beyond what local stores already stock and will provide multi-day deliveries to other locations to meet professional and DIY customer needs. The ribbon cutting on July 14 will give customers an opportunity to see the new store, meet the General Manager, Rod Richardson, and his team of 17 Team Members as well as local celebrities including the Toledo Mud Hens mascot, Muddy, and Anthony Bellino from Fox Sports Radio, who will be broadcasting live from the store from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Also during the ribbon cutting, Advance will make a $1,000 donation to Building Homes for Heroes, a national charitable partner of Advance and the Toledo Mud Hens will make a $500 donation. Army Staff Sergeant Daniel Matheson will attend the ribbon cutting to accept the donations and help cut the ribbon. “Advance Auto Parts is committed to serving our customers and the communities in which they and our Team Members live. As part of this commitment, we are pleased to honor our country’s veterans by making a donation to Building Homes for Heroes,” said GM Rod Richardson. The store is open Monday through Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The location was chosen because of its convenience to Professional garages. It is also a popular area for people who enjoy working on their vehicles. The new store offers customers a wide range of the highest quality parts from recognized national brands including the exclusive Carquest® brand products, which are manufactured to meet the needs of professional installers. Products are also available online at AdvanceAutoParts.com and can be picked up at this location or any Advance store locations within 30 minutes. Professional customers can have parts delivered to their business. Customers can save on their purchases at Advance by enrolling in Speed Perks, a cost-saving loyalty program with more than 14 million members. Sign up online at SpeedPerks.com or at any Advance store. Advance also offers customers convenient services, such as free installation of a new battery with purchase on most vehicles, and, a used motor oil and battery
recycling program. Customers can access helpful auto repair information on the resources section of the company’s website, and read interesting stories on the DIY Garage blog at blog.advanceautoparts.com. Follow Advance Auto Parts on Twitter @AdvanceAuto, Instagram @advanceauotparts and at Facebook.com/advanceautoparts. About Advance Auto Parts Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers. As of April 22, 2017, Advance operated 5,059 stores and 130 Worldpac branches and employed 74,000 Team Members in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Company also serves approximately 1,250 independently owned Carquest branded stores across these locations in addition to Mexico and the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, British Virgin Islands and Pacific Islands. Additional information about the Company, employment opportunities, customer services, and on-line shopping for parts, accessories and other offerings can be found on the Company's website at www.AdvanceAutoParts.com.