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Windom Is Out at Pep Boys, and Heading to Uni-Select Canada

The man tasked with leading the integration of Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack into investor Carl Icahn’s portfolio of auto parts businesses has left the company. Brent Windom has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Uni-Select Inc.’s Canadian Automotive Group.

Pep Boys' Icahn To Serve as Special Adviser to Trump

Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor owner who started 2016 by purchasing Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack — has officially joined President-elect Donald Trump's team. Trump has named Icahn a special adviser on issues related to regulatory reform.

Bridgestone Wants to Add at Least 800 Company-Owned Stores

Last year’s attempt by Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC (BSRO) to acquire Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack wasn’t a random shot at growth. It was one gigantic step to fulfill Bridgestone’s plan to increase its footprint to at least 3,000 tire and service centers in the U.S. One failed deal aside, the company isn’t backing down from its plan to grow.

Coming Soon: Icahn's Merger With Pep Boys

After offering $18.50 per share, Icahn Enterprises LP has purchased more than 38 million shares of Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack, and the merging of the two companies will follow "as soon as practicable."