SOURCE: ADP Dealer Services

May 31, 2011 07:00 ET

Ford and ADP Announce Agreement for Ford Automated Card Everyone (ACE) Program

Agreement Will Enable Ford Dealers to Improve Their Service Consumer Experience and Provide Revenue Generating Service Programs for Ford & Lincoln Dealerships

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL--(Marketwire - May 31, 2011) - The Dealer Services Group of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP) today announced that ADP and Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) have signed an agreement for the license of the ADP-developed Ford Automated Card Everyone (ACE) solution.

Under terms of the agreement, Ford Motor Company will contract directly with Ford and Lincoln Dealers for the ACE Program, which includes the ADP-developed Ford-specific version of the Vehicle Inspection Application.

"We are extremely excited that Ford has chosen ADP Dealer Services to be part of their ACE Program. With our track record of providing successful, impactful Service solutions for dealers, we know that we can help our ADP Ford Dealers improve their Service Department processes and take better care of Ford customers," states Mike Sailor, Senior Vice President, Manufacturer Solutions for ADP.

Ford has begun a national roll-out campaign by region to introduce the ACE program to Ford regional personnel and ADP Ford/Lincoln Dealers. Five ADP pilot dealers are installed and have been using the ACE solution for over five months. ADP is currently the only Dealership Solutions Provider (DSP) who has completed Ford ACE certification.

About ADP

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP), with nearly $9 billion in revenues and about 550,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging over 60 years of experience, ADP offers a wide range of HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine, recreational, heavy construction, and agricultural vehicle dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1 (800) 225-5237 or visit the company's website at www.ADP.com.

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