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Distributor of automotive parts
1989 Partco Ltd acquired GKN Autoparts, except for some businesses that Partco did not want
1994 Flotation of the company
1995 Made its second acquisition since flotation: Downey Autoparts.
1996 Acquired Serck Marston, distributor of radiators