CHICAGO, June 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LKQ Corporation (Nasdaq:LKQ) has been named to the Fortune 500 list for the first time (No. 490). The Fortune 500 list identifies the largest companies in America by revenue. LKQ had 2013 total revenue of $5.06 billion.
"It is an honor to be named to the Fortune 500 list," stated Robert L. Wagman, President and Chief Executive Officer of LKQ Corporation. "Credit for this milestone belongs to LKQ's employees who come to work every day seeking to help people get back on the road by offering professional repairers and insurance carriers a unique value proposition with our products, world class customer service and superior distribution capabilities in all of our operating segments."
About LKQ Corporation
LKQ Corporation (www.lkqcorp.com) is a leading provider of alternative and specialty parts to repair and accessorize automobiles and other vehicles. LKQ has operations in North America, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, France and Taiwan. LKQ operates more than 630 facilities, offering its customers a broad range of replacement systems, components, equipment and parts to repair and accessorize automobiles, trucks, and recreational and performance vehicles.
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