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MAM Supports UK's Largest Parts Distributor
Oct 29, 2010 (10:10 AM EDT)
Unipart Automotive deploys MAM Software's Autopart ERP solution to drive forward its business transformation programme
BARNSLEY, England, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MAM Software Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MAMS) (the "Company" or "MAM"), a leading provider of business automation, data and ecommerce solutions for the automotive aftermarket, announced that Unipart Automotive - the UK's largest parts distributor – is now using MAM Software's Autopart enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to manage its business operations. The software has replaced Unipart's legacy systems and is being used to drive forward its business transformation programme.
Unipart Automotive is acknowledged as the largest supplier of automotive parts in the UK aftermarket. It has a nationwide network of around 200 branches, servicing a wide range of customers, which include independent garages, Nationwide Auto Centres, ATS Euromaster and Kwik-Fit outlets. Unipart Automotive also directly supports 1,000, independent, owner-operated garages through its Unipart Car Care Centre programme. Unipart Automotive is the UK representative of Temot International – a multinational network of automotive parts distributors operating in 33 countries across Europe.
"Autopart is playing a pivotal role in our business transformation programme and our quest to become the best trade partner for our customers," explained Mike Stringer, Commercial Director Unipart Automotive. "It is fundamental in changing the way we work today, from a functional operation into a process driven organisation with the customer at the heart."
"Autopart adds significant value to our business, bringing benefits in key areas such as cataloguing, data integration and forecasting which, most importantly, will help us better serve our customers."
"We are delighted to be partnering with Unipart Automotive and are proud to be part of their business transformation programme," said Mike Jamieson, CEO, MAM Software Group. "In addition to streamlining day-to-day branch activities such as sales processing, product cataloging and product replenishment, Autopart provides Unipart Automotive with a holistic view of its operations and provides greater managerial control."
About MAM Software Group, Inc.
MAM Software Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MAMS) is a supplier of business and ERP supply chain management solutions to automotive parts manufacturers, distributors and retailers. MAM Software Group provides the automotive aftermarket with a combination of business management systems, information products, and online services that together deliver benefits for all parties involved in the timely repair of a vehicle. For further information, please visit http://www.mamsoftwaregroup.com/.
This press release contains forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of risks and uncertainties impacting the Company's business including, increased competition; the ability of the Company to expand its operations through either acquisitions or internal growth, to attract and retain qualified professionals, and to expand commercial relationships; technological obsolescence; general economic conditions; and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
SOURCE MAM Software Group, Inc.