Longtime Epicor Ultimate Software Users Grow Faster with Epicor Vision Solution

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Boasting a robust range of features and offering reliable performance, legacy Epicor Ultimate business management software has, for years, been a popular choice among leading aftermarket parts distributors. Recently, many of these longtime Epicor customers have upgraded to the Epicor Vision platform to drive further improvements in sales, margin growth, and productivity.



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The powerful, next-generation Epicor Vision solution is optimized to help users achieve faster growth and stronger bottom-line performance. It offers the fit, ease of use, and growth desired by a full range of parts distributors, including two-step operations and those that own and service traditional jobber stores.

Among the aftermarket businesses that have or are planning to upgrade from Epicor Ultimate to the Epicor Vision solution are:

  • Brake & Equipment Warehouse, Minneapolis
  • Cee Kay Auto Parts, Moosic, Pa.
  • Ed Perry Auto Parts, Inman, S.C.
  • Full Service Auto Parts, now owned by XL Parts, Houston
  • Pioneer Rim and Wheel, Minneapolis
  • XL Parts

Longtime Epicor Ultimate Software Users Grow Faster with Epicor Vision Solution "(Vision) is far more user friendly, the cataloging is greatly improved over our previous solution, and there's the excellent category management system," said Pam Rutledge, vice president of Ed Perry Auto Parts. "The Epicor Ultimate platform has served us well over the years, but there are just so many improvements with Vision."

Rick Huelsman, president of Brake & Equipment Warehouse, cited the Vision solution's user-friendly interface and overall versatility as keys to increased business efficiency and improved operational control. "As we continue to grow, we hope the Vision solution will give us added flexibility and allow us to work even faster," he said.

Also important to Vision users is the Epicor product development team's aggressive, ongoing investment in innovative new features and functionality. "Epicor is as interested in making Vision the best it can be as we are," said Kelly Connolly, vice president of finance for Tri-States Automotive Warehouse, Marianna, Fla. "When we come up with new business needs, they are very happy to enhance the system to help us continue to grow in the future."

The Vision solution, which can be deployed either on premises or in the cloud, features world-class customer relationship management (CRM) tools, a centralized database, highly advanced price management and inventory capabilities, accounting, integrated telephony, and comprehensive "central services" functionality. To learn more about the solution, please contact your Epicor representative or email automotive.marketing@epicor.com

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