Blog & News
May 21, 2020
We are very excited and grateful, to have taken home silver at this years ACPN virtual conference for the CCPN installers choice award! Our goal at PartsTech is to make the best parts ordering experience possible for installers. We'd like to express our deepest gratitude to the committee, the judges and especially to our users who's feedback helps make PartsTech even better!
Mar 26, 2020
As an industry, we fix things. We diagnose problems and implement solutions. In times like this it’s easy for us to feel helpless, but we’re not just going to roll over and wait for the storm to pass. Now’s the time to stand up and show leadership.
Mar 13, 2020
Today’s shop can’t really afford to be without an all-in-one SMS to help manage everything from accounting, job estimating, inventory, customer history, parts ordering etc. In a market driven by increased automation and a customer expectation of both information and repair status ‘on demand’, the platform you use will determine profitability and the ease with which your business runs.
Mar 13, 2020
Every shop owner knows the frustrations of being tethered to the desk trying to find parts with a full shop and customers looking to get their cars back as quickly as possible. You end up feeling like there are simply not enough hours in the day to get back to all the things that you need to handle.
Feb 28, 2019
We're rolling out changes to the shopping cart UI on PartsTech. In the coming weeks, you'll see this new cart experience with added custom PO# features. Want to become a new cart expert? Read our knowledge base guide here and see the new features.
PartsTech recognizes NAPA Auto Parts for their commitment to e-commerce technology and innovation with inaugural Digital Innovation Award.
Nov 12, 2019
PartsTech Inc, an automotive e-commerce company headquartered in Cambridge, MA, awarded its first-ever Digital Innovation Award to NAPA Auto Parts for their continued excellence in B2B automotive parts e-commerce. The award was presented at AAPEX 2019 in Las Vegas, NV.
Dec 31, 2019
You can now add Factory Motor Parts (FMP) as a supplier on PartsTech. FMP has over 150 locations in 19 states. They are a family-owned company that prides itself on providing premium original equipment and name brand automotive parts, serving as a total resource for independent service centers, dealerships, fleets and wholesale customers.
Aug 29, 2019
That’s right, you can now order from 1-800-Radiator & A/C on PartsTech! 1-800-Radiator is one of the largest independent auto parts distributors in the nation with over 200 locations. We’re excited to have them onboard!
Need help adding 1-800-Radiator & A/C as a supplier on PartsTech? Contact your PartsTech rep or email email@example.com we’d be happy to get you set up.
Jul 25, 2019
BP Ventures has invested $3 million in PartsTech, an online parts and supply platform for the automotive aftermarket industry. The investment forms part of a Series A funding round, led by BP Ventures and supported by BP’s lubricant business, Castrol.
Jul 16, 2019
Savannah Sprague has joined PartsTech as the newest member of the catalog department. As PartsTech’s Data Services Coordinator Savannah manages valuable relationships between PartsTech and our over 1900 catalog data providers!
Jul 8, 2019
You may have noticed our recent purchases page has been updated. We've cleaned up the UI to make is easier to navigate. You can use the drop down to expand an order, or use the filters on top to find what you're looking for. You can use this is tandem with our "Mark as Delivered" feature to keep track of what orders you've received and what your still waiting on.
May 30, 2019
We're excited to announce that PartsTech is entering the Canadian market. Now Canadian repair shops can enjoy all the benefits of PartsTech. Current Canadian Suppliers include Advance Auto Parts, CarQuest & WorldPAC.
And we have many more in the works. Stay tuned for those announcements.
Mar 14, 2019
If your SMS offers multiple parts ordering interfaces for different suppliers, sure, it gets the job done but is it the most efficient way to help them get parts? Probably not.
Mar 14, 2019
With all the things your management system can do, the one thing that will stop a shop owner in his tracks is the parts ordering process. If it is inefficient or time consuming, all bets are off. Your customer is not happy, and jobs take longer than they should. This is where PartsTech comes in…