Uni-Select Inc. has announced the acquisition of Auto Parts Central and Central Canada Industries, a strategic transaction aimed at expanding the company’s footprint in the provinces of Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.
Family-owned and operated, Auto Parts Central and Central Canada Industries opened its doors 32 years ago and has consistently demonstrated growth, a testament to the business’ quality of customer service and active community engagement.
This network comprises 14 locations across Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan and is backed by a dedicated workforce of 170 employees.
“We are truly honoured to carry forward the Maunula Family’s legacy, driven by our commitment to delivering excellence in both products and service to support the growth and performance of our customers,” said Emilie Gaudet, President and Chief Operating Officer of Uni-Select Inc.
Wayne Maunula, the owner and president of Auto Parts Central and Central Canada Industries, extended his appreciation to Uni-Select’s leadership.
“The Uni-Select leadership has been supportive throughout our collaboration,” said Maunula.
“Our relationship has been built on mutual respect and cooperation, making me confident that joining the corporate store group is the logical step for our future.’’
Uni-Select says it does not anticipate making any further announcements regarding this transaction.