Corporate History Auto One Glass and Accessories

1981Auto One partners with a chemical manufacturer named Polyoleum, which had developed a chemical process for protecting automobiles from rust and corrosion. Auto One starts selling the rustproofing process to consumers.
1985Auto One - Eastpointe begins serving customers along Lake St. Clair, Michigan
1991Sun Country (an auto glass repair and replacement company) is purchased by Auto One
1991Sun Country - Brighton becomes Auto One - Brighton and continues selling auto glass and auto parts to the Livingston County market
1992Auto One - Garden City opens its doors.
1993Auto One - Madison Heights opened in the Detroit suburb
1996Auto One - Utica opens with a full service car wash in addition to auto glass and car accessories
1996Auto One targets Fenton, Michigan, with a new franchise store
1997Auto One - Berkley opens in northern Detroit
1998Sun Country - Lansing converts to Auto One - Lansing
2000Auto One franchise opens in Elkhart, Indiana
2000Auto One - Mishawaka opens near South Bend, Indiana
2000Auto One opens a store near Pontiac in Lake Orion, Michigan.
2001Auto One - Howell opens it's doors with a store on the east side of Howell, Michigan
2003Auto One (the corporation) is purchased by new owners and moves the corporate headquarters to Brighton, MI
2005Auto One - Canton brings auto accessories to the growing Michigan Avenue shopping area.

Auto One locations register with the Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standards (AGRSS®) validating that Auto One puts the safety of our auto glass customers first.

Auto One - Wixom opens

2008Auto One - Flint South East opens in Flint, Michigan, with a location on Dort Highway.
2009Auto One becomes one of the first auto glass companies of its size to offer an online, instant quote module.
2009All Stars - Lincoln Park changes it's name to Auto One - Lincoln Park in Downriver Detroit
2009Auto One expands into Mid-Michigan with a new Saginaw, MI, store
2009Auto One increases its presence in Flint, Michigan, with a new store on Miller Road.
2010Auto One opens a temporary test location near Palm Coast, Florida
2010Auto One stores move aggressively into the trailer hitch market offering additional truck accessories
2016Auto One Brighton and Auto One Howell become authorized Century Truck cap dealers bringing superior quality truck caps to the Livingston County truck owner.
2017Auto One becomes one of the first auto glass shops in the nation to offer third-party windshield alignment services for Advanced Drivers Assistance Systems (ADAS) enabled cars and trucks.

If you are interested in opening an Auto One franchise location, please contact us today!