Auto Parts Centres (APC) opened its first branch in London in 1981. Since then, 47 branches have been added to the network, which now stretches across South and Central Ontario and the Greater Toronto Area. Supply and support of APC stores is carried out from our 200,000 sq ft. state of the art distribution centre in London, Ontario. Our Mississauga location is 40,000 sq.ft. and operates as a hub servicing just-in-time inventories to the GTA stores.
From our stores and warehouse, we are able to offer over 425 different product lines to our customers, including undercar, under-hood, chemicals, tools, paint & body and workshop equipment, plus a wide range of performance related parts. Another 100 additional product lines are offered through our association with Modern Sales, G2S and Jet Tools & Equipment on an overnight basis. We carry over 128,000 active part numbers in our inventory, which equates to over 3.2 million parts.
Battery Supply - 1958
Bob Jones opened Battery Supply in London, Ontario in 1958
APC Founded - 1981
The first APC location was opened in 1981 in London, Ontario
London Distribution Centre
In 2016, the new 200,000 square ft Canusa warehouse opened
AC Delco has become the company’s flagship parts program, with an offering of 45 different product groups. AC Delco’s proud brand heritage combined with their Professional Service Centre (PSC) technician training program, make it the product demanded by the technicians of today. The PSC program is the fastest growing installer-based program in Canada, that offers comprehensive technical training with both internet based and hands on abilities. It also offers a technical support hotline, exclusive rewards program and many other features. Installer Customers enjoy 15 to 20-minute delivery in most local areas, on all orders placed either electronically or by telephone.
APC Auto Parts Centres continues to be a closely held family business that prides itself in service, product availability, competitive pricing and access to senior management.
APC’s target market is purely trade based, supplying garages, specialty installers, dealerships, and muffler shops throughout the province, with product lines that include; ACDelco, Total, Fram, Ideal Brake Parts, AP Exhaust, Spectra Premium, Dorman, SMP (Blue Strek), Monroe, as well as many others.