Advance Auto Parts is the 2nd largest retailer of automotive accessories and replacement parts in the US. The company is also known as AAP and it started its journey in the year 1932. Record says that in 2011 the company earned sale's amount of near about 6.12 billion US dollars. They now operate more than 3800 stores in near about forty states of the US. At present, more than 55,000 employees (Full-time) are working with the company. In the year 2005, the company acquired another popular organization that is Auto Part international. At that time,this organization was operating near about 202 stores within the Atlantic Seaboard region.