Blog - In the Spotlight

Spotlight Store of the Month -- Sioux Center

June 19, 2015

On May 29th, 1992, our Company purchased a gem of a store, today known as our 22nd store, Arnold Motor Supply, Sioux Center. 

In those 23 years, Carl Hofland has manned the ship in Sioux…

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We are now open in Kearney, NE!

June 10, 2015

K&K Parts Co., an independent auto parts store serving the greater Kearney, NE area, is now an Auto Value Parts Store.


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Spotlight Store of the Month -- West Point, NE

May 20, 2015

Situated in one of the smaller towns that our stores reside in, this month's selection is no smaller store.  Acquired in the fall of 2011, "these guys have been hitting on all cylinders,"…

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New Location + Expanded Inventory = Name Change in Atlantic

May 13, 2015

Our Auto Refinish Solutions store in Atlantic, Iowa is moving to a new location this month and the extra space is leading to expanded inventory and a name change.

On Monday, May 18, the store will…

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Local Manager Recognized for Efforts with Local FFA

April 28, 2015

Our own Adam Wallin, the manager of the Auto Value Parts Store in Geneva, NE., was presented with an award from the Fillmore Central FFA chapter in appreciation for all that he does to help the…

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2014 Counter Professional of the Year announced

April 16, 2015

Josh Rusk, Counter professional at our Auto Refinish Solutions facility in Spencer was recognized as Arnold Group of Companies Counter Professional of the Year for 2014.  Josh started as a…

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April Spotlight Store -- Moline, IL

April 15, 2015

Similar to our Urbandale store, just nine years ago this store opened for business in the quad cities  with virtually no customers, no inventory, no building, and  virtually no associates.…

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Eric Johnson Participates in Leadership 2.0

March 11, 2015

Leadership 2.0, the University of the Aftermarket’s annual Leadership Development Program, officially began its second session Sunday at Northwood University’s West Palm Beach, Fla.,…

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Orange City Named Spotlight Store of the Month!

March 2, 2015

February 1999 was a monumental month for our company.  We’d been on an acquisition tear and were about to acquire Specialty Sales.  But before that, the company was filling voids in…

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