Uni-Select Inc. announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Dash Distributors Inc., an independent distributor of automotive products based in Edmonton, Alberta, previously a member of a non-affiliated buying group.
Established in 1992, Dash is one of the largest independent distributors of automotive products in Alberta, with 49 sales and service professionals active in four locations across the wider Edmonton area. Dash provides products and services to a broad and diverse customer base including auto dealerships and independent garages.
“Dash has a well-established track record of superior customer service and product availability and we are very pleased to welcome them to Uni-Select,” said Brent Windom, president and chief operating officer, Canadian Automotive Group.
“With this acquisition, we now have 54 corporate stores under the Bumper to Bumper banner complementing our very solid network of independent jobber customers,” added Henry Buckley, president and CEO of Uni-Select.