The market for auto batteries has never been so rich with opportunity. Every year, millions of new cars hit the streets, even as drivers retire their vehicles later and later. When the need for a new battery hits, it’s an urgent one. Our independent distributor operations provide auto batteries to repair garages, supply shops and major auto service outlets – as well as car dealerships. The businesses serving those battery needs are our customers. In every market, we find new, untapped potential. For individuals with the right character, chemistry and competency, the opportunities are limitless.
The Battery Market for a World on the Move
Time for a closer look. Interstate Batteries wholesale distribution operations are a thriving, stable business in the automotive repair market, which is forecasted to grow to $132 billion in 2016.
Every vehicle needs a battery, from cars to 18-wheelers to boats, with newer models featuring more electronics.
More electronics mean greater demands on the car’s battery and more complex vehicles. That’s why more than 53.5 million Millennial customers are turning to auto repair shops, our customers.
This market needs experts. Experts who can manage the inventory for every auto shop and garage in America and keep them stocked with fresh batteries.
No other wholesale distribution operation keeps America on the go like Interstate Batteries.
Sources: Freedonia Group, HIS Automotive and Pew Research Center