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eBay and PARts DB work together to improve auto parts data

eBay Australia is continuing their push to further improve the buyer and seller experience within auto parts with better cataloguing. PARts DB and TecDoc will be powering an auto parts catalogue which includes product fitment. These changes are due late 2017 and are good news for parts sellers and automotive brands. At a listings level changes include rich item specifics and fitment links. Data is directly supplied by local agents and manufactures via PARts and TecDoc, validated and auto...

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Introducing PARts Supplier “Focus”

Focus on your auto parts sales channel and core customers with this new product from PARts DB. Our Supplier license is designed to help auto parts brands and manufacturers link their product and fitment data to standards based catalogue systems. For example, Australia is using TecDoc vehicle tables and data standards more and more every day and PARts DB helps local and global brands use these standards to catalogue and manage their data while also powering their web site,...

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PARts DB Upgrade to v6.0 is now live

PARts DB v6.0.0.0 is now LIVE! This is our biggest PARts DB upgrade to date with major changes to PARts Console and the whole PARts e-cosystem to help you better manage and sell your auto parts. Some of the main changes are actually “under the hood” but these same changes are critical in shaping our product and services for the future while allowing us to deliver on many customer requests in PARts Console. What’s New? A complete redesign of the...

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PARts DB and Console update release summary pre v6.0

  Here is a list of BAU (business as usual) PARts DB and Console updates prior to v6.0 release in July 2017 Most of these updates and related features will be carried through to PARts DB v6.0 and can therefore also be enjoyed in the new system due for release next month. Update Released 2017.04.12 Australian Only Vehicles toggle in user profile Forgot password implemented Added “Search PARts Online” on every page in Online Update Released 2017.03.13 In this release;...

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New Auto Parts Manufacturer-to-Workshop Vertical

Auto parts manufacturer direct to workshop? Looks like one leading investment group thinks this sort of strategy has legs as they look to accumulate 1000’s of service workshops. Last week’s Icahn Automotive Group acquisition of 250 locations of Precision Auto Care service and repair business capped billionaire investor Carl Icahn’s recent buying spree that is set to position the Icahn Group as a serious contender in the U.S. auto-parts market. Icahn Automotive bought Precision Auto Care for a reputed US$35...

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Gates Australia Catalogue web site for advanced parts fitment lookup

  Gates prides itself on having the best auto parts and fitment data in the market and the new Gates Catalogue web site is designed to showcase their extensive range of  world leading products. Gates designed and produced the world’s first V-belt. And that started it all. Today, they are the largest manufacturer of V-belts, timing belts, and serpentine belts as well as a leading provider of automotive hoses and more. Using the power and capability of PARts CED,...

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Nulon adds lubricant and vehicle fitment oil data to PARts DB

We are very pleased to announce that Nulon has now completed and uploaded their latest lubricant product data, including comprehensive fitment information, for the Australian market. All Nulon data subscribers will now be able to see specific product information from this iconic Australian brand tailored for your customer and their vehicle. PARts DB worked with Nulon to help them map and store all the lubricant data needed for online oil selection like service grade, fill rates and quantities and alternative...

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MTQ Engine Systems powering online with PARts B2

‘...with the help of the team at PARts Australia we now have an industry leading internal catalogue and B2B online solution. Every challenge we faced the team came up with a solution“     Australia’s largest and best known diesel & turbo aftermarket sales and service provider is powering online using PARts technology. According to Ian Kennedy, MTQ’s E-Commerce Manager – “Every challenge we faced, the PARts team came up with a solution. I am extremely happy with our...

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Affordable e-commerce outsourcing for auto parts sellers

Enform introduces an affordable solution for outsourcing e-commerce data work specialising in auto parts. The PARts e-cosystem includes a number of service providers specialising in online and e-commerce including well known channel listing tools like Channel Advisor, CommerceConnect and Neto. These tools are critical for sales success on market places like Amazon, Ebay and Partsales but must also include a lot of detail data work to bring together inventory and product data to put the best possible face on the...

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Exedy, Jayair, Jaylec, Jayrad and Monroe data all updated

These are just some of the brands that have recently added or significantly updated their Australian data in PARts and TecDoc. PARts Australia offers brands and sellers a standards based data system and data feed to help power both offline and online product lookup with vehicle fitment using standards like TecDoc and Redbook. The goal of “one database – multiple deployments” is a compelling reason for brands and suppliers in particular to connect their data to a standards based...

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