20 Jun 2012
The automotive aftermarket is the secondary market of the automotive industry, and is concerned with the manufacturing, remanufacturing, distribution, retailing, and installation of all vehicle parts, chemicals, tools, equipment and accessories for light and heavy vehicles, after the sale to the consumer of the new vehicle. The UK aftermarket is worth in the region of £11.2 billion per year. We service the vibrant and innovative independent aftermarket sector through a network of trade resellers.
Service levels in the UK automotive aftermarket are exceptionally high, with same day service and repair expected by the majority of consumers.
Our expertise is in carrying very wide ranges of products with high availability and being able to get them to our customer quickly. As such, we operate as an extension to our customers’ warehouse. With a regional warehouse network, We provide UK coverage offering up to 6 daily deliveries. We also service overnight stock order fulfilment from our National Distribution Centre in Sheffield. This service allows our customers to provide their customers with the highest levels of service, whilst operating with reduced inventory levels to create an effective supply chain.
We bring together an unrivalled range of products within the aftermarket. Our parts are sourced from a large and reputable supplier base of OE or matching quality. This is complemented by our growing range of car care and accessories and travel & Leisure products, which bring new revenue opportunities to the customer base.
Product management teams within our company source, manage and develop our product portfolio to ensure we deliver unique benefits and superior value throughout our product offering.
We provide a host of value added services including extended sales and marketing support to our customer base. These services include: