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Ronald Garand :, Automotive Distribution Network. Announce new eCatalog Agreement


Ronald Garand :
Automotive Distribution Network – Parts Plus, IAPA, Auto Pride Network, and CMB Network will use to extend first to market and special market application coverage in their Internet Parts Catalog., a leading provider of Content Solutions, and Automotive Distribution Network (ADN) has announced a new agreement through which The Network distribution centers 1,500+ affiliated auto stores and over 2,000 affiliated service centers will use the web catalog
for Internet parts inquiries.

“Providing our members and their customers’ timely and accurate parts information is critical to growing our business in all markets, and is a major part of our growth strategy,” said Tom Frey, Director of Information Technology at
ADN. “ offered data services that met our expanding needs in
electronic cataloging.” “We are pleased that ADN shares our vision to empower parts professionals with the aftermarkets’ most up-to-date electronic catalog,” said Ronald Garand, Vice President of Vertical Development, the parent company of “This agreement represents a tremendous opportunity to
demonstrate the value of to one of the industry´s premier distribution organizations.”

ShowMeTheParts provides branded catalogs to both manufacturers and aftermarket parts professionals through their network of more than 75 branded application catalog sites, and their popular and catalogs. With more than 100 participating manufacturers, received more than 522,000 visitors in March. Users have access to more than 1,500 part types, over 18 Million applications.

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