What Are Some Facts About Interstate Batteries?

What Are Some Facts About Interstate Batteries?

Interstate Batteries is a replacement-brand battery business that was founded in the Dallas/Fort Worth area by John Searcy in 1952. As of 2015, the business has over 1,400 employees worldwide and distributorships in the United States, Canada, Australia, Colombia, Costa Rica and several other countries.

Since its inception, Interstate Batteries has diversified its business goals and now has four separate enterprises: its interstate batteries distribution division, Interstate All Battery Center, Powercare and Service Solutions, Inc., and Interstate Batteries Recycling, Inc. The name Interstate Batteries Systems was originally inspired by the interstate highway system being constructed in the United States in the 1950s.