Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Advance Auto Parts Inc.
, a leading automotive-aftermarket retailer of parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items in the United States, serving both the do-it-yourself and professional markets. The Company operates about 3,645 stores in 39 states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.
2011 rank: 68
2010 rank: 67
Full-time employees in 2011: 508
Part-time employees in 2011: 493
Total employees in 2011: 1,001
Total employees in 2010: 974