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PARts DB and Console v6.0.0.6-7-8 update release summary

Here is a list of BAU (business as usual) PARts DB and Console updates for v6.0.0.6 to v6.0.0.8 since July 2017 Details of these updates have been available via the Alert feature on PARts Console and Online but here is a published summary. Update v6.0.0.6 released 2017.09.11 New features added, many in response to user feedback Supplier or brand admin users can now create their own 99 vehicles for the brands they own/supply. A vehicle can be linked to...

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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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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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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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PARts Support – Knowledge Base, feedback forum and product solutions system

PARts Support is a comprehensive knowledge base and product support solutions system available for customers including system FAQ’s and content community forums to allow for sharing of knowledge and solutions. You can access PARts Support here PARts Support is available to help and support users and customers with using PARts products, services and content. Every registered PARts user and customer should receive an email from the Support system inviting them to create a password. The service is split in to...

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Upgraded PARts Online lookup for live data view

The PARts Online interface was the first thing we built back in the day so we thought it was time to give it a much needed overhaul. The main role of PARts Online is to allow data users and parts Sellers see their available data live showing all the various fields available to them as their main lookup. This is also useful for brands and suppliers to check how their data looks via a retail style interface to make sure...

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Introducing PARts VIN Decoder service plus rego

PARts are pleased to announce the availability of the VIN Decoder with rego lookup service. The beta release is now available via PARts Console, PARts B2 or delivered as an API service to you or your web site, you can now narrow down a vehicle ID and see related fitment and parts using this useful reference number. Thanks to our partners Datamotive and TecAlliance, we are able to provide varying degrees of results and service options that also include the...

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The Race for Auto Aftermarket Ecommerce Dominance

Recently Forbes contributor Sarwant Singh wrote about Future Of Automotive Aftermarket And Car Servicing_ Consumers Will Have More Channels To Shop Around – Forbes. Singh pointed out that automotive aftermarket and car servicing consumers will have more and more channels to shop around. This future, Singh indicated, is due to converging trends in the global aftermarket and car servicing sector.   Citing “The Future of Parts and Service Retailing in the Automotive Aftermarket,” a study published by Frost & Sullivan, Singh...

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