SOURCE: Epicor Software Corporation

Epicor Software Corporation

June 11, 2013 09:00 ET

Epicor Announces Epicor Prism for the Automotive Aftermarket With Integration to Cloud-Based eCommerce Solution

Nearly 20 New Features Now Available in Epicor Prism Business Management Software

DUBLIN, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 11, 2013) - Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail, and services organizations, today announced the addition of nearly 20 new features to its Epicor Prism™ business management software for automotive aftermarket parts wholesalers. The newest release includes enhanced eCatalog functionality and full integration with the robust new cloud-based Epicor® AConneX® CL eCommerce solution.

Among the new features available in the new version of Epicor Prism is Epicor PartExpert® Editor, which enables users to augment their eCatalog data with additional information to eliminate lost sales, reduce returns and sell parts that otherwise would not display. The solution now also reads multiple hard-media data formats so users can access the full range of available Epicor PartExpert listings, including power sports applications.

To help users enhance their eCommerce capabilities, Epicor Prism is now fully integrated with the Epicor AConneX CL solution, the next generation cloud-based electronic trading network that connects thousands of buyers and sellers and offers dramatically improved system speed, responsiveness and sustainability. Users now can also leverage the full capabilities of the Epicor ListingExpert™ solution, which automates the process of establishing and managing a retail store on the global eBay Motors marketplace.

"Epicor Prism software has been a driving force behind the success of more than 1,000 vehicle parts wholesalers throughout the years and we continue to develop innovative new features and functionality to support our users' growth strategies," said Steve Bieszczat, senior vice president, automotive and marketing, retail distribution solutions for Epicor.

Additional features and capabilities now available with Epicor Prism include:

  • Compatibility with the latest .NET versions of Epicor WebDocs electronic document management and Epicor Dispatch and Delivery Management System solutions
  • Enhanced help screens and related support features
  • Ability to delete system- and user-generated messages after specified period
  • Automatic price rounding in Canada to address elimination of penny
  • Returns processing capability for significantly larger network of stores
  • Eight new pre-bundled IQ reports

For additional information regarding Epicor Prism software and other industry leading solutions for automotive aftermarket businesses, contact your Epicor representative, call Epicor toll-free at (888) 463-4700, or email automotive.marketing@epicor.com.

About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering inspired business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. With over 40 years of experience serving small, midmarket and larger enterprises, Epicor has more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries. Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), retail management software, supply chain management (SCM), and human capital management (HCM) enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. With a history of innovation, industry expertise and passion for excellence, Epicor provides the single point of accountability that local, regional and global businesses demand. The Company's headquarters are located in Dublin, California, with offices and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.

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Epicor, the Epicor logo, Business Inspired, AConneX, Epicor Prism, PartExpert, and Epicor ListingExpert are trademarks or registered trademarks of Epicor Software Corporation, registered in the United States and other countries. The product and service offerings depicted in this document are produced by Epicor Software Corporation.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Lisa Preuss
    Senior Director, Public Relations
    Epicor Software Corporation
    +1 949 585 4235
    lpreuss@epicor.com

    Drew Shippy
    Pinnacle Communication Group, Inc.
    on behalf of Epicor
    +1 330 688 3500
    drew@pinnmedia.com