KENNESAW, Ga. — IEH Auto Parts L.L.C., the holding company for Auto Plus and Pep Boys – Manny, Moe & Jack, has acquired Auto Plus-affiliated distributors in New Jersey and North Carolina and opened a corporate-owned Auto Plus store in the Roanoke, Va., area.
The acquisition of Hapi Auto Parts, a business with stores in Hillsborough and Lebanon, N.J., increases the company's density in one of its top target markets, according to IEH Auto Parts President and CEO Brent Windom.
The company already operates eight Auto Plus corporate-owned stores and a Pep Boys Supercenter in the area.
Hapi Auto Parts has been serving customers in northern New Jersey with foreign and domestic auto parts for more than 36 years. The firm's owners, Rick, Dale and Jason Nunn, will continue to run the business under Auto Plus ownership.