Yearly Archives: 2015

TecAlliance acquires Headline

December 15, 2015 – ISMANING, Germany – TecAlliance GmbH, a leading provider of information systems and software in the global automotive aftermarket based in Ismaning, and Headline Holding BV, a specialist in OE vehicle and product data and a provider of global vehicle parc data based in Maastricht, have today announced the successful completion of an acquisition transaction. Headline…
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OptiCat LLC Announces “Supplier Parts Page Linkage”

September 2, 2015 – SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – Would you like to drive more traffic to your website or product pages? OptiCat is pleased to announce the availability of “Parts Page Linkage” as part of its OnLine Parts Research Catalog, www.opticatonline.com, which will assist in driving web traffic to your products online. When doing parts…
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OptiCat LLC Announces “VCdb Change Log Feature within OnTarget Pro”

August 11, 2015 – SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – Would you like to save time in your cataloging departments? OptiCat LLC is pleased to announce a helpful tool that will assist automotive aftermarket suppliers to better understand changes in the vehicle catalog data base (VCdb) as provided by the Auto Care Association. Currently available information does…
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Improving Speed to Market

By Charley Johnson, Chief Executive Officer of OptiCat LLC Much has been made about the need for parts “speed to market” at all levels of the automotive aftermarket parts distribution system. While many companies have attempted to address this within their own walls via just-in-time and other processes, and some have worked with specific customers…
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OptiCat LLC Announces “Custom Branded Web Catalog Sites”

June 8, 2015  - SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – Does your WebCatalog Need a Facelift or more current data? OptiCat is pleased to announce the availability of custom branded catalog web sites for suppliers and distributors utilizing the outstanding performance capabilities of its “OnLine Parts Research Catalog”. This OnLine Catalog is fed the freshest available supplier…
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OptiCat LLC Announces “PIES Mapping Solutions”

May 18, 2015 - SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – Does your cataloging department struggle with PIES (Product Information Exchange Standard)? Are you still supplying your customers with “flat files when they want PIES compliant XML files? OptiCat, LLC announces today two PIES related services that are proven to help suppliers speed their product attribute data to market…
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VIN Lookup Capability to OnLine Parts Catalog

MAY 1, 2015 – SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – Researching automotive aftermarket industry parts just became a whole lot easier and more reliable, with the announcement and availability of OptiCat’s VIN Lookup to the “OnLine Parts Catalog,” located at www.opticatonline.com. OptiCat OnLine allows, Suppliers, WDs, Jobbers, Professional Repair shops, and Consumers a high quality place to go…
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Successful Users Meeting at NCMA

APRIL 27, 2015 – SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – Today OptiCat announced a successful users meeting at the NCMA conference in Orlando Florida. OptiCat LLC, a leading automotive aftermarket supplier data management company, brought together suppliers and distributors from inside the aftermarket industry to discuss the “future of data” as part of its annual OptiCat Users' Meeting.…
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Opticat OnPoint Newsletter, Issue 3

APRIL 1, 2015 – Executive Points The OptiCat Team is excited to provide you with our Newsletter, “OnPoint” Volume 1, Issue 3, as we reach out to share effective insights into important OptiCat product developments and tips that can help you sell more parts in 2015! Here are some of the “Points” covered in this…
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Opticat OnPoint Newsletter, Issue 2

JANUARY 24, 2015 – Executive Points Welcome to 2015!  The OptiCat Team is excited to provide you with our new Newsletter, “OnPoint” Volume 1, Issue 2, as we reach out to share effective insights into important OptiCat product developments and tips that can help your business work better! Here are some of the “Points” covered in…
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