PORTLAND, Ore. (Sept. 20, 2016) — IEH Auto Parts L.L.C., doing business as Auto Plus, has acquired Automotive Electric Distributors (AED), an aftermarket auto parts warehouse distributor based in Portland.
In business since 1959, AED operates five warehouses that distribute products to automotive parts stores and service facilities across Oregon, western and central Washington and western Idaho.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. and
“The addition of AED is a great example of our growth strategy gaining momentum,” said Brent Windom, president and CEO of Auto Plus, the automotive parts distribution company, and Pep Boys – Manny, Moe & Jack, the automotive parts retailer and auto service provider that IEH Auto Holding L.L.C. acquired earlier this year.
“We are focused on increasing our national footprint and strengthening our ability to compete through a steady pace of network growth in key markets.