This quarter's gross margin was 35.2%, down from last year’s 36.9%; strategic pricing actions taken in the prior year and an unfavorable mix in common carriage freight versus parcel freight contributed to the margin decline.This quarter's general and administrative expense decreased by 190 basis points to 10.1% primary from fixed cost leverage on higher sales partially offset by increased legal costs to enforce our intellectual property rights and increased amortization from software deployments.
U.S. Auto Parts Network, Inc. Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript
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