St. George, UT ( your-story ) March 14, 2012 – PIFPro shop management software( http://www.profitboost.com/ ), used in more than 400 automotive service shops around the country, is now available with the powerful, Web-based Epicor®Integrated Service Estimator™(ISE) solution from Epicor Software Corporation. PIFPro is developed and marketed by ProfitBoost Software.
By focusing on the specific job being performed, Epicor ISE enables users to quickly capture the parts and labor information needed to complete an estimate for virtually any automotive repair. The software provides easy, one-click access to the industry-leading Epicor PartExpert®( http://www.activant.com/automotive-aftermarket/service-market/products/activant-partexpert/ ) database of more than 7,500 manufacturer product lines – with coverage of 385 million vehicle applications – and offers immediate connectivity to thousands of leading parts distributors and retail locations. This provides real-time parts availability information and accurate pricing to ensure exceptional customer satisfaction while preserving the shop’s margin on every job.
ISE also helps speed the repair through streamlined access to critical information and enables the user to suggest important add-on services, including model-specific scheduled maintenance, for increased sales. All parts, labor and supplier pricing information can automatically be imported to the user’s estimates, work orders and invoices.
“The Epicor ISE solution streamlines the process of locating and providing accurate parts and labor information for virtually any repair, saving a great deal of time and allowing the user to provide a superior customer experience,” said Scott Johnson, President of Sales and Marketing, ProfitBoost Software( http://www.profitboost.com/ ). “This new capability further enhances PIFPro software’s ability to help increase efficiency at the service counter, capture more service opportunities and improve profitability.”
“Our Web-based architecture allows leading software developers like ProfitBoost to deliver a smooth user experience by connecting the functionality of their shop platforms with ISE’s many exclusive features,” said Paul Salsgiver, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Retail Software for Epicor.
In addition to the industry-leading Epicor PartExpert database, ISE offers virtually instantaneous access to a comprehensive aftermarket flat-rate labor guide, repair jobs database, parts interchange, and VIN decoder.
For additional information regarding PIFPro Shop Management software and Epicor Integrated Service Estimator solution, please call 1.888.274.3776 or visit www.profitboost.com.
About ProfitBoost Software
ProfitBoost Software was founded in 2001 by a team of automotive shop owners and software programmers to provide effective, Web-based automotive shop management software(PIFPro) to repair shops of all sizes and types. They offer simple solutions for the business owner including repair order writing, inventory tracking, business analysis and more.ProfitBoost also integrates with several affiliated business solutions including credit card processing, marketing, accounting, online parts ordering, labor guides and Carfax, who provides QuickVIN decoding. PIFProsoftware has been implemented in more than 400 repair and transmission shops across the country. Company headquarters are located in St. George, Utah, with multiple offices across the country. For more information, visit www.profitboost.com.
About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. With nearly 40 years of experience serving midmarket organizations and divisions of Global 1000 companies, Epicor has more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries. Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), point of sale (POS), 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 inspires customers to build lasting competitive advantage. Epicor provides the single point of accountability that local, regional and global businesses demand. The Company’s headquarters are located in Livermore, California, with offices and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.