Why Choose Auto Pride?
Auto Pride offers the most comprehensive automotive marketing programs in the auto care industry. Combining all the efforts, talents, and knowledge of our staff, customers, suppliers, and distribution
members. All Auto Pride members share the resources of being affiliated with a large, successful national organization, while having the advantage of being completely independent. With a menu-based
offering, independent store owners are free to work with the programs that best suit their individual needs.
Regardless of whether you are a veteran of the aftermarket or if you are just getting started, Auto Pride has the tools you need to make your business more sucessful and increase market share.
At Auto Pride, we do not just send a binder and a sign. We have trained professionals to help you utilize and implement the many tools available to thrive in today's competitive automotive aftermarket. Our programs can help you build a solid framework to become a leader in your market.
Map Warehouse: Promotional and merchandising aids, including wearables, fixtures, signage, and much more, are all available for purchase from the Network Merchandising and Promotions Warehouse.
800# Store Locator & Internet Store Locator: Provides customer easy access to a location near them either through the phone service or Internet.
Window Poster Program: 6-8 monthly posters advertising specials for the walk-in customer
Behind-the-Counter Poster Program: The BTC program functions as a silent salesperson for DIY and service dealer customers. They provide important information about automotive operations systems.
Retail Flyers: 4-8 page flyers designed for the retail customer, distributed at special selling periods
Professional Radio & TV Ads: Both radio and television commercials are available for your use with assorted insert areas for your local message.
National Image Advertising: Auto Pride continues to build brand identity through national advertising programs utilizing television and radio spots.
Trade Ads: Auto Pride places more than 50 advertisements per year in the magazines your service dealer customers read the most.
Car Care Center Program: Auto Pride Autostores can team up with their very best service dealers to offer the Auto Pride Car Care Center Program.
This premier service dealer program is designed to assist your best customers in growing their business. With the customer promotions, professional
identification, and both business and technical training, this program continues to evolve and attract the most successful service dealers in the country.
Tools & Equipment/PB & E Web Site: Updated quarterly with promotional pricing for your shops.
Installer Loyalty Programs: Such as universal end-tab program and special promotions to ensure that your service dealers continue to purchase your products.
Auto Pride takes pride in its reputation as the Champion of Name Brand Products. We utilize the name recognition to promote well-established products to all levels of the market. Each of our vendors guarantees their products meet or exceedoriginal equipment specifications and performance.
Product Information Management (PIM): Provides members with the product packaging and pricing information for approved suppliers.
Network Intelligence: Custom data warehouse providing business intelligence and demand forecasting solutions to connected members.
Central Billing Services: Centralized billing and payment processing for transactions between chains and fleet serviced by members.
NetworkConnect: Electronic order processing system between members and suppliers.
WebShop: Wholesale & Retail parts sales through real-time self-service ordering on the web.
Innova Fleet Service: Complete fleet management system that is affordable, efficient and innovative.
PartExpert / LaserCat: Parts cataloging solution for Point of Sales systems.
Elite Extra: Delivery tracking solution.
Stratus: Point of Sale, Distribution Management, and more Powered by Epicor...
Live and Interactive
Offered multiple times day and evening
Recorded versions available online
Auto Pride provides one-stop shopping for all your operations needs:
- Credit Card Program
- Leasing and Finance Programs
- Office Supplies, Services, and Equipment
- Warehouse Services and Equipment
With over 20 Suppliers endorced by Network Headquarters, our suppliers have committed to providing program participants with their best pricing. You will not find a better deal even by going to the supplier directly.