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Advance Auto Parts Supports Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts with Donation Drive

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Forty-one Advance Auto Parts stores in the greater
Raleigh/Triangle-area collecting much-needed items to be distributed to
those recovering from Hurricane Florence

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP), a leading automotive aftermarket
parts provider in North America that serves both professional installer
and do-it-yourself customers, today announced it will host a Hurricane
Florence donation drive at 40 Raleigh/Triangle-area Advance Auto Parts
stores now through Sept. 30.

Customers can drop off items during regular business hours. Donation
items accepted include:

  • Baby items, including diapers, wipes, etc.
  • Non-perishable dry goods and canned goods (pop top)
  • Cleaning supplies, including bleach, Lysol, Clorox wipes, etc.
  • Hygiene products including soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, floss,
    feminine products, deodorant
  • Paper towels, tissues, toilet paper, etc.
  • Pet supplies, including dog and cat food
  • New pillows, sheets and towels
  • Plastic storage bins
  • NOTE: No clothing will be accepted.

"Our hearts go out to the people impacted by Hurricane Florence,
including our Team Members, customers, and communities," said Tom Greco,
President and CEO, Advance Auto Parts. "At Advance, there is nothing
more important than the health and safety of our Team Members, and we
make it a priority to give back to the communities where we live and
serve. We stand ready to provide assistance and resources to those in
need and who are dealing with the effects of this natural disaster."

Advance has supported a number of relief efforts since Hurricane
Florence made landfall, including ongoing efforts to support its Team
Members and their families who were impacted. The company also partnered
with the Carolina Hurricanes on a donation drive that ended Saturday.

About Advance Auto Parts

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a leading automotive aftermarket parts
provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself
customers. As of July 14, 2018, Advance operated 5,026 stores and 133
Worldpac branches in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S.
Virgin Islands. The company also serves 1,219 independently owned
Carquest branded stores across these locations in addition to Mexico and
the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, British Virgin Islands and Pacific
Islands. Additional information about Advance, including employment
opportunities, customer services, and online shopping for parts,
accessories and other offerings can be found at www.AdvanceAutoParts.com.

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