Blog & News

Your SMS, Our Parts Search Engine…A Winning Combination.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Give Your Users a Better Parts Ordering Experience

Technology is changing everything for the shop owners that use your software. Your users – shop owners and techs -  rely on shop management systems like yours to help them with everything from payroll, tracking hours, estimating, RO’s, P/L, and point-of sale functionality. Your SMS has to do a lot of heavy lifting to be an indispensable part of helping them be as profitable as possible.

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How the Aftermarket from Big Retailers to Smalls Jobbers Can Tackle Digital Transformation

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The ultra-informed customer also happens to shop at Amazon and doesn’t understand why their small, local grocery store doesn’t have the capability to drone-deliver their clicklist. Customers are tired of the technology stalemate that’s been going on, and companies need to understand, they can’t stop developing and building on our knowledge base until the customers of the Aftermarket have the technology they need, and deserve.

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2018 ACES & PIES Content Excellence Award

Thursday, April 12, 2018

PartsTech is excited to announce that we will judge and present the Autocare Association’s newest content award - The ACES & PIES Content Excellence Award - at the 2018 Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Knowledge Exchange Conference in Fort Worth, TX.

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6 Ways PartsTech Saves Time, Increases Profits and Cuts Headaches.

Monday, March 5, 2018

There are several factors that go into running a successful shop. Loyal customers, talented techs, and a great reputation in your community can make or break a growing business. But where does parts procurement fit into your growth plan? When you've got a vehicle tying up one of your lifts finding the right parts can be the difference between profits and lost productivity.

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Shop Owners Share Their Thoughts About PartsTech

Monday, March 5, 2018

We at PartsTech decided to reach out to some shop owners and managers to get their thoughts on why they started using our platform for their parts ordering needs and how it has made their daily process better. Our ‘listening tour’ also included talking with other shops across the country to find out what the common frustrations are in today’s shop when ordering parts, all in an effort to understand how we can continue to address those needs now.

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Search for Parts Where YOU Are.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Free Yourself from the Desk

PartsTech, your one-stop online parts search engine, knows that the modern shop needs to be agile and efficient when it comes to ordering parts. That’s why you have the capability to log into your account with any mobile device, anywhere in the shop.

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Your Shop Management System & PartsTech...A Perfect Combination.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Everything You Do, All in One Place

PartsTech understands that the investment you made in your SMS is an important part of your business and we have partnered with several platforms to offer access within their program. Why does this matter? Because your time matters. If your busy shop has 10 customers coming in for a full day’s schedule, you need to be able to quickly and easily search for all the parts you need, all in one program on your computer.

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Better Parts Ordering, Better Customer Experience

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Better Parts Ordering, Better Customer Experience

You may be thinking “How does ordering my parts online make any difference at all to my customer? They don’t care about all that.”  Fair question. But the reality is that the simple process of how you order parts for your customer’s repair DOES matter. It can cause a chain reaction of lost revenue and bad reviews for your shop.

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February Events

Monday, February 26, 2018

On February 16th our CEO, Gregory Kirber spoke at The California Automotive Wholesalers’ Association’s February session. CAWA is an auto care industry trade association,  The Association provides educational, legislative and business support to the industry and its membership. It is one of the largest trade associations of its kind in the United States and recognized as a leader in the auto care industry.

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Hard-to-find parts got your job stalled?

Monday, February 26, 2018

When you need a hard-to-find part, you want the most search options available. Your business depends on it.

Imagine you run a custom truck shop and you have a job to install a lift kit and new LED lights on a 2016 Chevy Colorado. Nice sized job but only one problem…none of your local suppliers has the adjustable front lift kit you need.

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Your Favorite Parts Suppliers, All in One Place.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Relationships matter in business. When you opened your shop, one of the first things you probably did was line up suppliers to get you the parts you needed for jobs. They were the local guys who you trusted to have the part you needed and who always got it to you fast.

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How Much is Your Time Worth?

Monday, February 12, 2018

Whether you're a technician at the lift or service advisor at the front desk you're always trying to find ways to work smarter, not harder. Having the right tools can make or break any job.

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