CARQUEST Auto Parts
Are you looking for an elite program with a passion for entrepreneurship, a passion for Yes, and a passion for customers? We are committed to providing outstanding service to our customers, communities, and each other every day. Join the Carquest® Independent Store Ownership program and partner with the best in the automotive aftermarket.
What Does a CARQUEST Auto Parts Opportunity Cost?
To buy an opportunity with CARQUEST Auto Parts, you'll need to have at least $100,000 in liquid capital. Owners can expect to make a total investment of at least $175,000. They also offer financing . *
Options available to owners:
The CARQUEST® Difference
Carquest partners with you and invests in what matters most to you and your customers. Our program allows you to focus more on your customers and make them a top priority. We understand what matters most to store partners and we share your passion for ensuring your customers have what they need, when they need it. As our partner, you have access to our entire parts network, which includes inventory from Advance Auto Parts®, Carquest Auto Parts®, Worldpac®, and Autopart International®. This means you can count on getting replacement parts in key categories for 99% of cars and light-duty trucks on the road today.
New Owners: You can expand your growth opportunities, increase your dollars per transaction, and diversify your business.
Competitor Owners: Partner with Carquest to improve margins, get unmatched parts availability, and ease business technology processes.
New Vehicle Dealers: Increase your parts availability, including aftermarket parts, while increasing margins and improving service scores.
Entrepreneurs: Serve your customers and grow a diverse business in your community with the best service.
WE'RE A MEMBER OF AN INDUSTRY-LEADING PARTS NETWORK
Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, Carquest is part of the Advance Auto Parts family, which also includes WORLDPAC and Autopart International. With more than 85 years of experience, our combined automotive knowledge runs deep, and together we have more than 71,000 Team Members who are passionate about the industry and committed to your success. We stand by our store partners and their Professional customers.
Our Distribution Centers serve as the heart of our parts network and are strategically located nationwide. We use state-of-the-art data and technology systems to ensure our distribution centers have the right mix of products based on the types of vehicles that are most common in your area, so you can expect to have inventory tailored to your market’s needs. In addition to our Distribution Center network, we also have an incredible HUB footprint that brings best-in-class availability to your fingertips.
Why Partner With CARQUEST
Largest Distribution Network
You will have access to our entire parts network, which is the largest distribution network in North America and includes inventory from Advance Auto Parts, Carquest Auto Parts, Worldpac, and Autopart International. This means you can count on getting replacement parts in key categories for 99% of cars and light-duty trucks on the road today from trusted brands. You get recognized OE, premium, and professional grade products that are designed and tested to ensure quality, value, and reliability.
Cash Flow and Inventory Control
Maximize your investment and control your cash flow. We conduct same-day inventory exchanges and returns so your inventory dollars won’t be tied up. Plus, you get a low price daily from our Distribution Centers, Advance store network, and WORLDPAC stores eliminating the need for Drop Shipment Orders (DSOs). As a Carquest partner, you can also customize your own product mix or take advantage of our state-of-the-art inventory management tools and have us determine the right parts mix for you.
Custom Marketing Co-Op Program
We invest in your business with a co-op funding program that lets you earn dollars to support your local marketing efforts. These marketing funds can be applied to support local baseball fields, race tracks, radio advertising, digital advertising, and more. You determine what marketing investments work best in your community.
How We Support You
As a leading automotive aftermarket supplier, we understand it takes more than just parts to grow your business successfully. When you partner with Carquest, we provide you with the expertise of trusted industry leaders and the financial resources you need to stay competitive in an ever-changing market. Our business is centered around ensuring that our Independent Store Partners have access to the right resources to bring you the support and solutions you need.
We are looking for entrepreneurs who have a passion for Yes and a passion for customers and who are eager to partner with an elite program in the Automotive Aftermarket. If you are passionately committed to providing outstanding service to your customers and local community each and every day, join the Carquest® Independent Store Ownership program and partner with the best in the Automotive Aftermarket.
The information provided herein is offered for informational purposes only and should not be considered an offer to operate a Carquest branded independently owned business. Carquest is not a franchisor and participation in the Carquest program will not result in a franchisor-franchisee relationship.
Request information to learn more about partnership opportunities with Carquest today!
CARQUEST Auto Parts is currently accepting inquiries from the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District Of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming
Interested parties should have at least $100,000 in liquid capital to invest.
Here are some other suggestions in the same category that you selected
Join this first mover to offer fuel savings and improved engine performance HHO Carbon Clean Systems increases power and performance of engines through our Proprietary Cleaning Process. We optimize engine performance to save…
50k Minimum Cash Required
NuVinAir Global continues to raise the bar in the world of vehicle cleanliness with a revolutionary, patented line of products and defined revenue-generating-platforms specific to the automotive industry. NuVinAir Global is…
150k Minimum Cash Required
Since our founding in 1962, Glass Doctor has been in the business of improving lives. Whether its the reliable, high-quality glass repair and replacement we provide our customers or the two unmatched business opportunities we…
40k Minimum Cash Required
Always In Demand - While some businesses are at the mercy of the ups and downs of the market, our industry provides something that people always need. So even if the economy falters, there will always be demand for the…
100k Minimum Cash Required
Start a Brightway agency today and unlock your true earning potential. Brightway produces winning outcomes for franchisees and their customers by offering access to customized insurance solutions from a range of insurers…
20k Minimum Cash Required
The Fibrenew Franchise Business is Considered THE EXPERT in Leather & Plastic Restoration. With 250 Franchise Partners, 30 years of history, and plenty of room for expansion, now is the time to look at the Fibrenew…