ELK GROVE, Calif., Dec. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ALLDATA LLC, the leading provider of manufacturers' automotive repair information and solutions for professional automotive service and collision repair shops, has launched its cloud-based shop management system, ALLDATA ® Manage TM Online. "Online systems bring much greater convenience to shops already struggling to find enough time in their day," said ALLDATA President Jeff Lagges. "ALLDATA Manage Online can significantly boost a shop's efficiency, and whenever efficiency goes up, profitability follows. ALLDATA is the leader in technology to help shops prosper, and we never stop working to develop tools that make a positive difference." ALLDATA previously announced its collaboration with MAM Software ® to develop the online version of ALLDATA's popular shop management system. The online version of ALLDATA Manage retains all the program's profitability features: fast and easy write-ups and invoices, integrated labor and parts costs, online parts ordering from the leading catalogs, real-time profit monitoring, "smart" shop jobs and more. Because ALLDATA Manage Online can be accessed from anywhere at any time, shop owners and managers can monitor shop operations remotely, while helping to free up valuable time. ALLDATA Manage Online is compatible with most major operating systems. ALLDATA will convert existing shop databases at no additional charge. Lagges says, "ALLDATA has always been responsive to shop needs, but even more, we anticipate where technology is headed and what products will be needed down the road. That's why we continue to lead the aftermarket industry." For more information about ALLDATA and its products, please visit www.alldata.com or call 800-697-2533. About ALLDATA ALLDATA, founded in 1986, with more than 80,000 automotive repair and collision shop subscribers, is the leading provider of manufacturers' service and repair information, shop management software and customer relations tools for the automotive repair and collision industries. Professional automotive repair shops across North America depend on ALLDATA for their automotive repair information needs and to purchase parts from more than 3,400 AutoZone Commercial program locations.
ALLDATA Collision ® S3500 is the single source of OEM collision repair information delivering unedited and regularly updated information for structural repairs, mechanical and diagnostic information. ALLDATA Repair ® S3000 is the leading provider of comprehensive, factory-correct repair information for the automotive industry. Also available are: ALLDATA ® Manage TM, a strategic shop management system; ALLDATA ® Market, a web-based shop marketing tool to bring in new and repeat business and the AutoZone ® Aftermarket Parts Catalog and AZ PartsConnect ® program for aftermarket parts estimating and electronic ordering. ALLDATAdiy.com provides consumers with repair articles, factory technical service bulletins, and illustrations for a specific vehicle, along with a link to ALLDATA-approved repair shops. Visit www.alldata.com for more information.About AutoZone As of November 23, 2013, AutoZone sells auto and light truck parts, chemicals and accessories through 4,843 AutoZone stores in 49 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico in the U.S., 363 stores in Mexico and four stores in Brazil for a total store count of 5,210. AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States. Each store carries an extensive product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, and non-automotive products. Many stores also have a commercial sales program that provides commercial credit and prompt delivery of parts and other products to local, regional and national repair garages, dealers, service stations, and public sector accounts. AutoZone also sells the ALLDATA brand diagnostic and repair software through www.alldata.com. Additionally, we sell automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, non-automotive products and subscriptions to the ALLDATAdiy product through www.autozone.com, accessories through www.autoanything.com and our commercial customers can make purchases through www.autozonepro.com. AutoZone does not derive revenue from automotive repair or installation.
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