Mitchell 1 and WHI Solutions Announce Product Integration
POWAY, CA – Mitchell 1 announced yesterday it has integrated its Shop Management System with a product from aftermarket e-business solution provider WHI Solutions (formerly Wrenchead). The product integration between these two solutions providers is intended to provide e-commerce capabilities to benefit service providers through increased efficiency and productivity.
WHI's Nexpart Link e-commerce module allows Mitchell 1 users to place orders online with nearly 4,000 parts distributor locations already integrated to the Nexpart Network. The integration highlights the release of Mitchell 1’s new Manager SE next-generation shop management system.
"This new integration exemplifies Mitchell 1’s ongoing commitment to connect service providers with the parts providers of their choice,” said Nick DiVerde, general manager of Mitchell1’s Shop Management Solutions. “Integrating with WHI's Nexpart eCommerce allows us to improve our product, which enhances our customers’ productivity and profitability.”
Bryan Murphy, WHI's president and CEO said, "The Mitchell 1 product is the most widely used shop management solution available in the market today and Mitchell 1 clearly understands that facilitating trading partner collaboration is the next big opportunity in distribution. Service providers and parts suppliers alike benefit from the efficiencies achieved through e-business integration and WHI and Mitchell 1 are committed to leadership roles for that initiative."
About Mitchell 1:
Headquartered in Poway, California, Mitchell 1 has provided quality repair information solutions to the automotive industry for almost 90 years. The Mitchell 1 family of products includes a complete line of integrated software tools designed to improve repair shop productivity. Mitchell 1’s OnDemand5 now serves as the industry standard for innovative repair, estimating and management software. The new Mitchell 1 Business Performance Services gives shop owners automated marketing solutions to improve bottom line profits. Mitchell 1 is a recipient of the ASE Blue Seal of Excellence award. For more information on Mitchell 1 products and services, automotive professionals can log onto the company’s Web site at www.mitchell1.com.
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