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Hidden Costs Behind Low Quality Parts

In the auto parts industry, there is a common misconception among vehicle owners and also some auto body shops regarding the purchase and use of OE (original equipment) versus aftermarket parts.

OEC Launches LinkIQ to Help Dealers Make Data-Driven Decisions on Parts

OEConnection (OEC) announced the launch of the new LinkIQ, a business intelligence solution that leverages data from a multitude of sources – including the Dealer Management System, OEM data and OEC solution data – to create an analytics tool to help drive OE-parts sales at the dealership level.

Ford Motor Company Selects OEC for Mechanical Parts Marketing Program

Ford Motor Co. has selected OEConnection (OEC) for a comprehensive mechanical parts ordering and fulfillment program through the OEC RepairLink solution.

OEC and R.O. Writer Announce Software Integration

OEConnection (OEC) has announced integration capabilities between RepairLink, a solution for OE parts ecommerce and sourcing for repair shops, and R.O. Writer shop management software.

OEC Awarded Patent for MyPriceLink

MyPriceLink delivers real-time list pricing on OE collision parts based on timing and local market conditions, according to Cleveland-based OEConnection.

Kia Selects OEC for Collision Parts Ordering and Fulfillment

“The CollisionLink parts ordering and fulfillment system will allow Kia’s dealer network to access competitive pricing on eligible OE parts and expand their market penetration in the United States,” OEC said in a news release.

OEConnection Holdings to Acquire Clifford Thames Group

OEConnection Holdings, the holding company whose portfolio includes OE replacement parts provider OEC, said it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Clifford Thames Group.

Volkswagen Launches New Mechanical Parts Program to be Powered Exclusively By RepairLink

Volkswagen dealers can now streamline their parts procurement process and increase sales of genuine Volkswagen parts in the U.S.

OEC Earns Prestigious Center of Excellence Recognition for Ninth Year

The Center of Excellence Award recognizes quality and cost efficiency of contact centers throughout North America by evaluating their key metrics against industry peers.

OEConnection Announces Appointment of Executive Vice President of Sales

Terry Cummins will manage the Direct Sales team and is responsible for driving increased sales through automotive dealers and dealer groups.

OEC Selected by Infiniti Canada for Collision Parts Ordering and Fulfillment Solution

Powered exclusively through CollisionLink, the Infiniti Market Shield parts marketing program will allow Canadian Infiniti retailers access to competitive pricing on eligible OE parts against non-OE parts.

Mazda Canada Selects CollisionLink for Dealer Network

Through a parts marketing program powered exclusively through CollisionLink, 165 Canadian Mazda dealers will now be able to offer competitive pricing on eligible OE parts against non-OE parts.