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New DC in GTA for Uni-Select

Uni-Select DC to stock 6,000 products


January 16, 2015
by MM&D Online Staff

Boucherville Quebec—Uni-Select Inc, an automotive aftermarket product distributor in North America, has opened a new National Distribution Centre in the Greater Toronto area.

With over 100,000 square feet and more than $14 million in inventory, this new highly efficient facility will carry more products than it did previously. Over 6,000 different product types will be stocked.

“We became a key player by putting the success of our customers first, and we remain committed to offering them the finest services and tools to support their growth,” said Gary O’Connor, president and COO of Uni-Select’s Canadian operations.

“We are really thrilled by this project which will allow us to improve the quality of our service and increase the breadth of our product offering to help them stay competitive in the market and meet their own customers’ needs,” O’Connor added.

Founded in 1968, Uni-Select is a major distributor of replacement parts, equipment, tools, accessories, paint and related products for motor vehicles in North America. Leader in the Canadian industry, Uni-Select is the fifth-largest distributor in the United States and the leading independent distributor of automotive paint and related products in the country. The company employs 5,400.