Snap-on Business Solutions Invests In New Platform for PartsManager Pro™ Chrome Edition

Solidifies the platform's status as the leading electronic parts catalog (EPC) in this marketplace

Location: 
Richfield, Ohio
Date: 
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Snap-on Business Solutions (SBS), in association with ADP Lightspeed, today introduced the go-to parts and accessories catalog for powersports and outdoor power equipment dealers. PartsManager Pro: Chrome Edition solidifies the platform's status as the leading electronic parts catalog (EPC) in this marketplace. Extensive customer feedback ensures the enhanced application meets both current and future user needs and desires. "PMPro Chrome Edition is a powerful tool, it is the best system out there," said Chris Semon, Parts Manager at Malcolm Smith. "I've been using PMPro for two years with no problems, and I love the new edition." PMPro: Chrome Edition feature enhancements include: Integrated search on the main page which eliminates changing pages. Key features are accessible by clicking tabs. User-friendly navigation allows users to easily switch between part page and navigation or search screens by clicking on the new view buttons. Improved user experience through a streamlined interface and faster parts information search functionality. "We are proud to have such an invested interest in streamlining part look-up systems for dealers," says David Foster, Director Power Sports, Snap-on Business Solutions. "Our partnership with ADP Lightspeed solidifies our commitment to providing the most innovative tools in the market." ADP Lightspeed's NXT Dealer Management System (DMS) integrates directly with PMPro: Chrome Edition, allowing parts departments the ability to specify the parts they need and add them to invoices with one click. For more information on the new edition and integration contact ADP Lightspeed at 800.521.0309.

About Snap-on Business Solutions

Snap-on Business Solutions (SBS), based in Richfield, Ohio, is a part of Snap-on Incorporated's Diagnostic and Information Group. SBS is focused on serving vehicle and equipment manufacturers and their dealership networks. SBS information solutions, diagnostic systems, and essential tools and equipment programs help customers grow parts sales, reduce structural costs, improve customer experiences, and sell more vehicles and equipment.

About Snap-on

Snap-on Incorporated is a leading global innovator, manufacturer, and marketer of tools, diagnostics, equipment, software, and service solutions for professional users. Products and services include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment, and other solutions for vehicle dealerships and repair centers, as well as customers in industry, government, agriculture, aviation, and natural resources. Products and services are sold through the company's franchisee, company-direct, distributor and Internet channels. Founded in 1920, Snap-on is a $2.7 billion, S&P 500 company headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

About ADP Lightspeed

ADP Lightspeed, based in Salt Lake City Utah, is a part of ADP Dealer Services, which provides integrated computing solutions to over 25,000 auto, truck, motorcycle, Powersports, and recreational vehicle dealers throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. ADP, with approximately $8 billion in revenues and 550,000 clients, is one of the largest providers of a broad range of premier mission–critical, cost effective transaction processing and information-based business solutions in selected markets on a global basis. For more information visit www.adplightspeed.com.