Automotive aftermarket manufacturers

What it does

With an aging population of vehicles in North America and the Asia-Pacific region, as well as the recent increase in the number of independent vehicle service shops in Europe, an ever-growing number of vehicles around the world are going to need service parts. Whether you manufacture or re-manufacture replacement parts, service parts, or body parts, you need to be able to introduce new, higher-value products faster, and reach and manage new markets quicker.

With high-tech driving the increasing complexity of automotive parts, Infor Automotive for aftermarket manufacturers can help you ensure that your engineering and product-development capabilities are flexible enough to keep up with accelerating product evolution and shorter product lifecycles. You’ll be able to accurately forecast demand for your products, so you have the right quantity in the right place at the right time, without holding excess inventory and tying up capital. You’ll be able to increase the efficiency of your manufacturing processes to get your products to market quickly and increase sales, while controlling costs.


What it is

Infor Automotive for aftermarket manufacturers is a complete, end-to-end solution that helps you meet industry standards, reduce engineering time and costs, lower inventory, and decrease obsolescence, while improving manufacturing and supply chain efficiency.

Our integrated suite addresses your most critical business processes, including those highlighted here:

  • Engineering design management
  • Product information management
  • Product lifecycle management
  • Product configuration
  • Sales and marketing
  • Electronic data interchange (EDI) and aftermarket-specific standards
  • Engineering change management
  • Customer relationship management
  • Demand planning and forecasting
  • Sales and operations Planning
  • Supply chain management
  • Procurement
  • Production planning and scheduling
  • Quality management
  • Financial management
  • Business intelligence
  • Enterprise asset management
  • Service management
  • Warranty management
  • Remanufacturing

What it means

With Infor Automotive for aftermarket manufacturers, you’ll be able to better serve your existing markets and be better positioned to expand into new markets. You’ll be able to develop new products faster and get them to market more quickly. You’ll be better able to respond to customer requests and provide higher customer satisfaction—which can help improve your top-line revenue and growth.

It helps you:

  • Bring new and higher-value products to market faster.
  • Respond faster to changes in customer demand.
  • Increase line order fill and reduce inventory.
  • Increase accuracy, timeliness, and customer satisfaction.
  • Better manage supply chain risks.

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