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Advance Auto Parts Announces Double Speed Perks Rewards Points Weekend And Chevy Camaro Sweepstakes

Advance is offering its Speed Perks Members double points on Pennzoil synthetic motor oil, Gold and Platinum batteries and Carquest Platinum brake pads and rotors at its more than 4,300 stores across the U.S. from Aug. 29 to Sept. 2.

Advance Auto Parts Reports 2nd Quarter 2019 Results

For the first half of 2019, Advance reported net sales of $5.3 billion, a 1.6% increase over the first half of 2018. Comparable store sales for the first half were up 1.5% year-over-year.

Advance Auto Parts Speed Perks Rewards Program

Customers who sign-up for Speed Perks in store, online at, or by texting “SPEED” to 77333 can start earning $5 Perks Bucks after spending as little as $40 online or at any Advance Auto Parts and company-owned Carquest stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

Advance Auto Parts Names Jason McDonell As Chief Marketing Officer

McDonell brings more than two decades of marketing experience and a proven track record of building and growing brands to the Advance team.

Advance Auto Parts Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

Net sales for the first quarter of 2019 were $3 billion, a 2.7% increase versus the first quarter of the prior year. Comparable store sales for the first quarter of 2019 increased 2.7%.

Advance Auto Parts Names Andrew Page Controller, Chief Accounting Officer

Page brings more than 25 years of broad-based accounting and finance experience to Advance. Most recently, he served as senior vice president and chief accounting officer for Under Armour.

Advance Auto Parts Making Inroads With DIY Customers

Bucking an industry trend, Advance Auto Parts said its growth in DIY sales outpaced professional sales for existing stores in the fourth quarter.

Advance Auto Parts: Any Incremental Sales From Walmart Partnership Will Be ‘Upside’ To 2019 Guidance

During Advance’s Feb. 19 conference call, President and CEO Tom Greco said any incremental sales generated from the Walmart partnership “will be all upside” to its full-year revenue guidance. Advance and Walmart announced the partnership in October.

Advance Auto Parts Reports 4th Quarter, Full Year 2018 Results

The parts retailer’s fourth quarter net sales increased 3.3 percent to $2.1 billion.

Advance Auto Parts Appoints Seasoned Retail Executives To Its Board Of Directors

H&R Block President and CEO Jeffrey Jones II, and former Best Buy executive Sharon McCollam join Advance’s board of directors.

Army Master Sgt. George Vera, Marine Sgt. Kirstie Ennis To Serve As Dignitaries For Advance Auto Parts Clash

These heroic military veterans will serve as Grand Marshal and Honorary Pace Car Driver for the annual NASCAR preseason race at Daytona International Speedway.

Advance Auto Parts Announces Redemption of 5.750 Percent Notes Due 2020

“I am pleased with our teams’ ability to deliver meaningful financial and operational improvements over the past several quarters,” said Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Shepherd.