Automotive Parts & Services Holdings Sold to Marubeni (TSE:8002)

Automotive Parts and Services Holdings, LLC (“APSH”) and its wholly owned subsidiaries, C&K Auto Parts, LLC (“C&K”) and Warranty Inspection Services, LLC (“WIS”), distribute automotive repair parts and provide vehicle inspection services to the vehicle service contract sector.  C&K has grown to become the largest, pure-play provider of automotive parts to vehicle service contract and extended warranty companies, while WIS has become one of the largest automotive inspection companies in the U.S., specializing in mechanical breakdown inspections.