Covs (formerly Coventrys) is a major auto parts, tools, equipment and consumables distribution company that has been servicing the automotive, mining and industrial sectors in Western Australia since 1927.
Covs has been a supplier to the automotive and industrial industries for more than 80 years and is one of the major trade focussed automotive suppliers in Australia. We stock the best brands in the industry and carry a comprehensive range of automotive hard parts, consumables, tools, workshop equipment along with being a reseller of genuine Ford and Holden parts.
At the heart of the Covs business is our purpose built 10,500sqm distribution centre in Welshpool, Western Australia. This high tech and high output facility can hold up to 6000 pallets, has a 3-level mezzanine floor for increased capacity and efficiency. It utilises the latest in warehousing technology including a high frequency radio controlled conveyor routing system and has an output of more than 20,000 lines of product a day.
In 2016, Covs was acquired by Genuine Parts Company (GPC). GPC is the global leader in automotive aftermarket parts and are a distributor of industrial replacement parts, office products and electrical/electronic materials. GPC’s largest division, National Automotive Parts Association (NAPA) distributes over 450,000 products through a network of over 6,000 operations and 60 distribution centres located across the United States, Canada and Mexico. GPC Asia Pacific operates a portfolio of distinct businesses in Australia and New Zealand under the banners APPCO, Ashdown-Ingram, Repco, Motospecs, McLeod Accessories, RDA Brakes, R&E Auto Parts and Global Auto Spares.
With superior buying power, GPC can ensure all of its automotive businesses including Covs can get the right products to the right place at superior value to our customers.