PHILADELPHIA November 1, 2010 The Pep Boys Manny, Moe & Jack (NYSE: PBY), the nation’s leading automotive aftermarket service and retail chain, today announced that CEO Mike Odell and CFO Ray Arthur will present the Company’s growth initiatives as part of its presentation during the Gabelli & Company Automotive Aftermarket Symposium in Las Vegas on Tuesday, November 2. During the Symposium, Mike and Ray will detail Pep Boys 2011 initiatives for growing sales and profitability, including targeted openings of 50 new Service & Tire Centers and five new Supercenter prototypes. The Company also plans to continue to expand its replacement parts coverage, distribution capabilities and commercial operations and to further leverage the customer information obtained through Pep Boys Rewards program.
ABOUT PEP BOYS
Pep Boys has more than 6,000 service bays in over 600 locations in 35 states and Puerto Rico. Along with its full-service vehicle maintenance and repair capabilities, the Company also serves the commercial auto parts delivery market and is one of the leading sellers of replacement tires in the United States. Customers can find the nearest location by calling 1-800-PEP-BOYS or by visiting https://www.pepboys.com
Pep Boys, Philadelphia
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