WHO WE ARE

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Operating since 1971, Transit is the largest auto parts warehouse in eastern Canada. We manufacture superior quality and advanced car parts. We offer a wide range of parts and accessories for cars, light trucks and trailers, such as brakes, suspension, filtering, chemicals, electrical accessories, lighting, wipers and much more.

OUR COMMITMENT:

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

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

Our priority is your satisfaction. This is our commitment.

OUR 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

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.

2017

Transit received the “Desjardins Great Distinction” award presented at the “Pleiades Gala” by the Chamber of Commerce of Levis. This award recognizes companies that are members of Desjardins and have distinguished themselves in their field through the implementation of winning strategies, innovative actions and their contribution to the community. Congratulations to all the employees!