About us

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Our Commitment:

At Transit, we simplify your life.
With us, you can order car parts and accessories with a click.

A 97% fill rate;
Same day shipping;
Returns are processed in less than 24 hours;
The fastest and most efficient on-line ordering system in the industry;
E-Catalogue for finding parts;
Orders ready for pick-up in 20 minutes or less;
Exceptional service and readily available experts.

Our priority is your satisfaction. This is our commitment.

The Key to our Success:

Professional and courteous service is the key to our success. The quality of our service rests squarely on our employees. They are what sets us apart from our competitors. Respect and recognition are the two guiding values that have directed our growth and output. We have always treated our employees with the same attentiveness and care with which we treat our clients. Without this added attention, Transit would not have accomplished nearly as much as it has. Today, more than one hundred people work for you at Transit. They guarantee the quick service that meets the standards you expect: the BEST!

History

  • 1971 – Founding of the company under the name of Jacques Guay Inc.
  • 1994 – The company changes names for Les Pièces d’auto Transit Inc. (Transit Auto Parts). Mr. Guay passes the reins to his son Stéphan. Growth is explosive: annual sales revenues increase by 30%.
  • 1996 – Expansion of the warehouse.
  • 1998 – A 2nd expansion of the warehouse.
  • 1999 – Opening a 2nd warehouse of 10,000 square feet.
  • 2000-2008 – Transit occupies a 35,000 square-foot warehouse which also becomes too small.
  • 2005 – Transit opens its first branch in Montreal, in the St-Léonard area.
  • 2006 – Opening a branch in Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland.
  • 2008 – Opening a branch in Toronto, Ontario.
  • 2008 – Inauguration of the new 50,000 square-foot building on land almost 7 times larger. The new facilities are on the cutting edge of technology and conform to the highest standards of energy efficiency with a geothermal system and smart lighting. Additionally, the computerized warehouse system allows for the management of more than 18,000 different products.
  • 2011 – Opening a branch in St-Hubert, Quebec.
  • 2011 – Construction of a new building in Newfoundland.
  • 2012 – Beginning of a partnership with RJB in the Maritimes.
  • 2013 – Transit’s first acquisition: CMX automotive in Ontario. CMX’s brakes are added to the products already offered by Transit in Ontario, providing our clients quality and diverse products.
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