HISTORY OF ANDERS AUTO PARTS
Anders Auto Parts, Inc. is a family owned business serving the Fond du Lac area with Quality Auto Parts and Paint Products since 1956. Ed & Margret Anders purchased O’ Mara Auto Parts located on the southwest corner of McWilliams Street and Main Street in 1956 changing the name to Anders Auto Parts. In 1960 the business was moved to its current location at 16 W Sibley Street.
Anders became a PPG Paint Products Distributor in 1965 selling the Ditzler Automotive Finishes attained PPG Platinum Distributor status in 1997. PPG lines include Deltron, Shopline, Delfleet, Delfleet Essentials, Commercial Performance Products, and Amercoat.
Chuck Anders joined the business in 1972, Jane Schuppe and Mark Anders joined the business in 1976. The business was incorporated in 1978 and became Anders Auto Parts, Inc. A warehouse addition and parking lot were added to the property at that time. Jane, Chuck, and Mark took over the daily operations of the business after Ed and Margret retired in 1987.
Mark Anders passed away in May of 2016 after a battle with cancer. Chuck Anders and Jane Schuppe continued the daily business at that time. Jane retired in January 2018 and Chuck remained as the President. Bob and his wife Kylie Anders joined the business in April of 2017 becoming the 3rd generation in the business.
Been Dealing with these people just about 20 yrs its really a pleasure doing business with them they make a person feel special.
This place is small and I think that is partly why I like it so much. Always get answers to my questions and honest opinions from seasoned professionals.
I walked in a minute before they closed. They were happy to sell and install my wiper blades!