Safelite Group Acquires Genuine Auto Glass
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Deal Closed October 7, 2022 – Safelite® Group, the nation’s leading vehicle glass services and recalibration company and owner of Safelite AutoGlass®, announced today an agreement to acquire the assets of Genuine Auto Glass in Seattle. The transaction was completed on Friday, October 7, 2022.
“We’re pleased to welcome Genuine Auto Glass associates to the Safelite family,” said Renee Cacchillo, President and CEO of Safelite Group. “Over the last two decades, they have built a strong and impressive reputation for providing outstanding customer service. Their mission and values nicely align with ours, making this acquisition an excellent addition to our business.”
Safelite is known for its excellence with vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration services.
“It’s an exciting time as we continue to expand our reach and provide the quality service our customers expect,” said Cacchillo. “We look forward to leveraging the skills our new team members bring and making them feel right at home.”
Genuine Auto Glass will leverage Safelite’s excellent operational systems, advanced safety system recalibration expertise, world-class distribution network, global purchasing power and strong insurance and commercial relationships.
About Safelite Group
Safelite® Group is a multi-faceted vehicle glass and claims management service organization based in Columbus, Ohio, and operating company-owned facilities in 50 states. The company, which has been in business since 1947, is comprised of two major business operations: Safelite AutoGlass®, a vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration services provider and Safelite® Solutions, which offers fleet and insurance claims management services for vehicle glass and other claims. The company employs over 16,000 people throughout the United States. Safelite is a subsidiary of Belron®. Safelite AutoGlass is the largest vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration company under one brand in the world.
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