GPC reveals record sales and earnings



18 October 2005 – Atlanta (GA): SP Richards’ (SPR) parent company Genuine Parts Company (GPC) has reported record Q3 sales and earnings.


The company announced sales of $2.6 billion, up 9 per cent compared to the year earlier, and net income of $110.9 million, a rise of 13 per cent from $97.9 million recorded in Q3 of 2004.


SPR posted an 8 per cent rise in sales to $437.8 million.