Blog - In the Spotlight

Precision Machining Students Tour Spencer Shop

December 9, 2015

Several Precision Machining Students from Lakes Area Technical Institute stopped by the Machine Shop in our Spencer Arnold Motor Supply store to meet with one of their mentors, Phil Stokes.  The…

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Meguiar's Detail Training a Success!

December 8, 2015

Over 30 people attending our Meguiar's Detailing Clinic in Spencer, IA last night.  "Meguiar's experts, Bob Bergman and Jaime Araya(pronounced “hi me”), are pretty amazing presenters…

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December 4, 2015

Seventeen years ago, Arnold Motor Supply merged with a wonderfully operated store in Pella.  Year after year, Chuck and the staff at Pella delivered results.  2015 will likely mark the most…

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Kimbell Recognized with Education Award

November 25, 2015

Dave Kimbell, our Director of Marketing, received the Automotive Aftermarket Management Education Award from Northwood University during Automotive Industry week in Las Vegas earlier this…

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Cluff Receives Top Award at Training

November 18, 2015

Moline counterperson Ben Cluff graduated from the Dale Carnegie this week and received their highest award, which was determined by his fellow students.  

Ben noted, "  I would just like to…

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Spotlight Store of the Month: Bellevue, NE

November 13, 2015

As we approach the end of the year, despite the weather, the competition is heating up for November’s Spotlight Store of the Month.  The individual that nominated Bruce Thompson and his…

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Eric Johnson Achieves AAP designation

November 3, 2015

Eric Johnson, who works in Information Technology at The Arnold Group of Companies recently achieved his AAP designation.

The AAP designation, developed in partnership with the Auto Care Association,…

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Spotlight Store of the Month -- Atlantic, IA

October 20, 2015

Our Atlantic, IA store made the leap from Paint store to Auto Parts store last year and never looked back.  That how they earned a spot in this month's Spotlight.  

Manager Adam Kohrs and…

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Spotlight Store of the Month -- Muscatine

September 28, 2015

In 1999 we purchased B & J Auto Parts and created Arnold Motor Supply locations 39 & 41. Since then our location in Muscatine has, very quietly, gone about becoming one of the top stores in…

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Spencer Warehouse Expansion Begins

September 16, 2015

Our warehouse expansion has started in Spencer with the moving of the trees.  Rather than chopping them down, most of the huge evergreens are being moved, roots and all, to their new home.


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