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Business intelligence platform TechMan joins IAAF

Business intelligence platform TechMan joins IAAF

3rd April 2019 | 0 Comments

TechMan Garage Management Systems has joined the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF). Built from within a garage environment specifically for garages and workshops, TechMan offers a management solution for workshops looking to improve and streamline processes, and ultimately increase their bottom line.

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New senior developer joins CAM

New senior developer joins CAM

21st March 2019 | 0 Comments

CAM is expanding its software development team with the appointment of John Reed as a senior developer. According to the company, his appointment “highlights the importance the business places on the CAM ecosystem in creating products that support all forms of business, from multi depot retail outlets to mobile businesses that bring services to them”.

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Compilator invests in fleet business with Inforoute acquisition

Compilator invests in fleet business with Inforoute acquisition

12th March 2019 | 0 Comments

Compilator has acquired Inforoute, a provider of software for fleet servicing companies, such as Truck Tyre Manager Vision and Inspector Link. The company said that the acquisition is part of its continued investment in fleet services for tyre businesses. Adding Inforoute to its business is a means of leading that expansion, Compilator adds, with Inforoute online fleet inspection software to be launched in all Compilator markets across Northern Europe.

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Spanish tyre management system integrates e-jobsheet

Spanish tyre management system integrates e-jobsheet

12th February 2019 | 0 Comments

A major supplier of tyre management systems into Spain is integrating e-jobsheet, the open-access, digital tablet-based service work platform for truck, bus and van, into its software. NETIXCloud’s partnership with CAM will enable its Spanish dealer customers to update stock efficiently in their dealer systems while simultaneously updating data in Fleetbridge if they are carrying out work for Bridgestone.

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Auchinlea invests in fitter-force

30th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Motherwell-based Auchinlea Tyres Ltd is participating in CAM’s new fitter-force digital tablet technology to remove back office costs and inaccuracies associated with the manual completion of service work, while improving its customer service through operational responsiveness.

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Swift Motor Services has ‘record four months’ after TechMan implementation

Swift Motor Services has ‘record four months’ after TechMan implementation

4th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Garage management specialist TechMan has helped Swift Motor Services in Worthing to achieve a “record four months” since going live with the system in July.

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TechMan saves garages money with PDQ integration

TechMan saves garages money with PDQ integration

19th September 2018 | 0 Comments

TechMan, the garage management specialist, now offers card services provider integration, linking PDQ card terminals with its software. After meeting with a national fast fit network, TechMan said it discovered significant sums of money were being written off by garages each year in miss-keyed or malicious transactions using PDQ terminals. In response, TechMan developed a solution it says is flexible enough to work for both single branch independents and national chains.

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TecAlliance and Continental develop workshop voice assistance system

13th September 2018 | 0 Comments

TecAlliance and Continental have developed a prototype of the first digital voice assistant for vehicle workshops as part of a joint innovation initiative. The innovative voice assistance system supports mechanics during the initial vehicle inspection. The companies are presenting the proof of concept at Automechanika.

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TechMan garage management system credited by award winners

TechMan garage management system credited by award winners

23rd July 2018 | 0 Comments

Two recent winners of prestigious industry awards have given credit to garage management system TechMan. Berkshire-based Shaun Miller went one better than his 2017 runner-up finish in winning Top Technician 2018, while Cedar Garage of Worthing was the inaugural winner of the Top Garage award. Both say Techman, which was developed by independent garage owners, has helped their businesses develop.

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S Tyres Ltd goes hosted with CAM Cloud

27th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Cork-based S Tyres Ltd. is investing in CAM Cloud to host its Cameo POS, stock, billing and ledgers system. According to the company, hosted Cameo will provide the Republic of Ireland’s premier Bandag agent with a managed service that ensures quality, hassle-free maintenance of its server and backup solution. It will enable S Tyres to connect directly with key partners such as Bridgestone.

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CAM to introduce ‘Fitter-Force’ for SME fleet tyre firms

21st March 2018 | 0 Comments

The new Fitter-Force platform from CAM is designed to remove many back-office costs and inaccuracies associated with the manual completion of service work for small to medium-sized fleet tyre service operators, while also improving customer service through operational responsiveness.

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Conti to buy 5% of Here Technologies

12th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Continental has announced it plans to acquire a 5 per cent stake in digital mapping and location services provider Here Technologies.

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Survey finds garages are unaware about benefits of an up-to-date management system

Survey finds garages are unaware about benefits of an up-to-date management system

21st December 2017 | 0 Comments

Almost 80 per cent of independents have been using the same garage management system for more than three years and risk “getting left behind by the dealer networks”, according to TechMan. The findings, which were revealed in a survey of independent garages, also show that a staggering 40 per cent have had the same management system for more than five years, with just 13 per cent having switched in the last year.

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MRF Tyres adopts 42Gears retail tablet suit

28th November 2017 | 0 Comments

MRF Tyres has selected 42Gears EMM Solution to provide secure access to MRF product application on the tablets in the exclusive stores. 42Gears solution allows MRF to remotely manage the MRF application and push app updates. Further, the digital signage solution enhances customer engagement by turning the Lenovo tabs into kiosks during idle time.

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TechMan points out two big wins with automated ‘reminders’

23rd November 2017 | 0 Comments

TechMan, the garage management system built by an independent garage, acknowledges that streamlining customer reminder processes may not be the most exciting job for most garages but they argue it can be one of the most profitable. The TechMan management system is designed to make it simple to quickly automate the customer ‘reminder’ systems that drive in repeat business.

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