Atlanta-based company awarded contract to launch a national parts and accessories e-commerce program for Volvo in the United States.
November 9, 2016
ATLANTA – SimplePart announced today that it has been selected as an official vendor for Volvo Car USA for its first online e-commerce program, Volvo Parts & Accessories Online.
The national program site, usparts.volvocars.com, launched on Friday, October 7. The platform is designed specifically to connect consumers to their local dealers and purchase genuine Volvo products online.
“We are always driven by the success of our clients, the individual dealers. Volvo dealers who have used our platform have seen remarkable success growing their parts and accessories business,” said Cole Getzler, Founder and CEO of SimplePart. “We look forward to working with Volvo to maximize the potential of online parts and accessories throughout their entire dealer network.”
“Making our customer’s life less complicated is our mission at Volvo”, said Scott Doering, Vice President of Customer Service for Volvo. “With SimplePart we can provide our owners an easy-to-use and robust platform for researching and purchasing Genuine Volvo Parts online, and with local fulfillment we can provide another valuable touch point with our authorized retailer network.”
SimplePart is a comprehensive e-commerce solution for automotive manufacturers and dealers interested in engaging the online auto parts and accessories consumer. With a specialty in transitioning national parts and accessories programs to the online market, SimplePart has become a trusted manufacturer partner for several major international brands in the last three years.
“Our partnerships further demonstrate our ability to create, implement and continually grow opportunities in the online parts market for manufacturers,” explained Michael Oki, Vice President of SimplePart. “Our entire strategy revolves around online parts and accessories sales and helping OEMs navigate this growing segment of the industry.”
“Year after year, more and more people are fulfilling their shopping needs online,” said Chris Dixon, Fixed Operations Manager at Volvo Cars Hilton Head and Volvo of Savannah. “Their automotive parts needs are no different, and SimplePart provides us a great way to reach these customers.”
With a client base of automotive, motorcycle, truck and powersports dealerships across every major brand, SimplePart connects OE dealers with owners buying retail parts and accessories online. Its turnkey parts catalogs, user-friendly websites and digital marketing services serve more than 1500 clients, representing BMW/MINI, BMW Motorrad, Ducati, Fiat/Chrysler, Ford, Honda/Acura, Honda Powersports, Isuzu, Hyundai/Kia, Jaguar/Land Rover, Lotus, Mazda, Mercedes, Mitsubishi, Nissan/Infiniti, Subaru, Toyota/Scion/Lexus, Triumph, Volkswagen/Audi, Porsche, Volvo and Yamaha. Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Atlanta, SimplePart websites generate $2.9 million in sales and 4.6 million website visitors monthly. For more information, visit SimplePart.com.