We are a major distribution group, among the European leaders due to our size and reputation.
Through LKQ Europe, we are present in 20 European countries with a network of 1,100 distribution branches, with logistics centers directed to our professional customers with different business models to provide spare parts to wholesalers (3-step) or repair shops (2-step).
The companies operating together with Rhiag in Europe are Euro Car Parts, Fource, Elit, Auto Kelly, Stahlgruber Group and Atracco, a specialist in remanufacturing products. LKQ also holds a minority interest in Mekonomen.
We have built our leadership by guaranteeing the widest, most complete and full product range available in the aftermarket.
Over the years we have strengthened our relationships with the most outstanding worldwide parts manufacturers in the aftermarket. We have established strong business relations and significant IT synergies in order to optimize our supply chain and to have a clear vision of the demand of the markets where we operate according to the evolution of the vehicles in circulation.
In all the countries where we operate, our professional customers are supported by specific programmes that aim to increase their professionalism, their managerial and technical skills and to develop their businesses by setting up commercial and strategic business relationships.
That’s why we have created innovative and steadily updating e-commerce platforms, which are both the main purchase channel and the effective way to exchange business information.
We are continually updating our innovative e-commerce platforms, which are both a primary purchase channel and a highly effective way to exchange business information.
We have organized garage networks, affiliating ourselves with the best operators. These networks have different names in different countries to reflect the needs of local markets. In Italy, these networks include ‘a posto’ Rhiag, DediCar, and Optima Truck Service.
We have direct contact with consumers, whether they be car owners or professionals who use their vehicles for work. They can use our networks to take care of their vehicles, to buy at our car care shops, and to use our web platforms for on-line quotes and car service bookings.