Bestbuy Distributors Limited has announced the appointment of Andy Murphy as national director of product development & inventory. “We’re very happy to have Andy join our team,” said Bestbuy president Jeff VandeSande. “His experience at all levels within Canadian auto parts distribution in the Automotive Aftermarket will greatly add to Bestbuy’s current and on-going growth. He’s been an instant fit in our management team, and is one more great reason for independently-minded auto parts distributors to choose Bestbuy.” Murphy is a seasoned aftermarket professional that brings more than 35 years of experience to the position. Prior to joining Bestbuy, Murphy served as a senior regional manager in Ontario for NAPA Auto Parts, and has also held various management positions within the automotive aftermarket for many years. Murphy assumes responsibility for the company’s Purchasing Department, inventory and all vendor related initiatives. He will report directly to Jeff VandeSande.