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Mike Molle, store manager at Arnold Motor Supply automotive parts store in Fort Dodge, has been named the new district manager for the company’s Arnold Motor Supply automotive parts stores in northwest Iowa.

Molle has been part of the Arnold Motor Supply team since 1993. He has held a variety of positions with the company and has managed several stores.

Kevin Berger, counter professional at Arnold Motor Supply Fort Dodge, has taken over the duties of the store manager there. He started his career in the automotive aftermarket as a teenager.

Arnold Motor Supply was started in Spencer in 1927 by E.P. Arnold and is one of the largest partnerships in the United States with stores in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Illinois and Missouri. The Arnold Group includes 38 Arnold Motor Supply stores, 11 Auto Value Parts Stores as well as two warehouses, an Auto Refinish division, a light industrial coating distributor, and a engine re-manufacturing division. Nineteen store locations have complete machine shops located within the stores.

The Arnold Group of stores belongs to the group Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance that markets under the name of Auto Value Parts Stores and Bumper-to-Bumper Auto Parts.