June 13, 2007 12:46 ET

National Auto Parts Distributor 1-800 Radiator Opens Warehouse in Raleigh

Local Family to Own and Operate Radiator Sales Center

RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwire - June 13, 2007) - This Monday national auto parts distributor 1-800 Radiator celebrated the grand opening of their Raleigh location. The outlet is one of seven 1-800 Radiator locations in North Carolina. The owners of the outlet, Ron Stanton and his family, are looking forward to building an old fashioned family business and bringing speedy delivery of radiators and AC condensers to customers in the Raleigh area.

"The auto parts business is very competitive," says Ron Stanton, adding, "The keys to success are serving the customer beyond their expectations at the right price and right time." With 1-800 Radiator he and his family will be offering same day delivery, competitive pricing, and a lifetime warranty on every part. As franchisees the Stantons are backed by 1-800 Radiator's strong technical support and buying power as well as over 150 other 1-800 Radiator locations across the nation. Each of these locations is managed by an individual entrepreneur or a family such as the Stantons. These local owners take pride in maintaining a high level of customer service.

A 1-800 Radiator franchise consists of a warehouse, a protected territory and a dedicated local businessperson. Local entrepreneurs implement 1-800 Radiator's business model, all the while tailoring it to the needs of the customers in their specific community. Great service, good prices, and details like a small bag of candy in every radiator box, have helped 1-800 Radiator to gain loyal customers.

To make sure that he continues to meet the needs of his customers Stanton has already begun visiting the auto shops in the area, introducing himself and getting to know the owners personally. For the individual do-it-yourselfers who make up the other portion of his business, he will work to provide consistently excellent service marked by high quality and low prices, backed with a lifetime warranty. In 1-800 Radiator of Raleigh, Ron Stanton's commitment to customer service combines with 1-800 Radiator's buying power and technical support to create the best possible buying experience for auto shop owners and do-it-yourselfers alike.

The Stantons' 1-800 Radiator outlet opened for business on Monday, June 11, 2007. The warehouse is located at 1410A Diggs Drive in Raleigh and can be reached at (919) 835-2640.

About 1-800 Radiator:

1-800 Radiator is an auto parts distribution franchise and the largest independent parts distributor in the nation. The 1-800 Radiator business model provides wholesale and retail customers with radiators delivered to their doorstep in a matter of hours at competitive pricing. They offer their services through their online outlet,, and through franchise locations across the country. To their franchisees, 1-800 Radiator provides unprecedented technological and practical support.

If you'd like to know more about 1-800 Radiator, or to schedule an interview with a franchising director, please call Joseph Spohn at (866) 780-9392 or contact him via email at

Contact Information

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    Joseph Spohn
    (866) 780-9392
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