O’Reilly Automotive continues to outperform the market, reporting over 10% sales growth in 2015, while much of the industry is experiencing less than stellar sales numbers.
To help facilitate this enviable sales growth the auto parts retailer is increasing its brick-and-mortar footprint and its DC infrastructure. In 2015 the surging retailer opened 205 new stores, and plans to cut the ribbon on another 210 locations in 2016.
To help handle the supply needs of the hundreds of new stores coming online the retailer is beefing up its DC network, opening new centers in San Antonio; Chicago; Lakeland, FL; Boston; and a soon-to-be-opened 200,000 square foot facility in Greensboro, North Carolina.
“Our ability to generate sustainable, profitable growth is the direct result of our ability to…