ALLDATA Wins Industry Innovation Awards for its New Diagnostic Scan Tool and Collision Repair Software
ELK GROVE, Calif. – Sept. 24,
2018 – PTEN (Professional Tool & Equipment News)
magazine recently announced that ALLDATA, an AutoZone company,
had won two 2018 PTEN Innovation
Awards; one for ALLDATA Diagnostics in the Scan Tools
category, and one for ALLDATA Collision Advantage in the
Computers and Software category.
According to the announcement,
the PTEN Innovation Awards recognize the most
innovative products introduced in the last year. Evaluated by a
panel of judges consisting of technicians and shop owners, the
winners are selected for their ability to make vehicle diagnosis
and repair easier and more efficient, and to make shops more
productive. The publication received a total of 142 product
nominations. The top products in 27 categories were recognized.
“We are very proud to be honored with these awards. Innovation is
the core of our legacy, and it drives our vision to be the
leading data-driven solutions provider in the industry,” said
Satwinder Mangat, President of ALLDATA. “By tackling the
challenges our customers face day-in and day-out, our teams are
inspired to deliver innovative solutions like ALLDATA Collision
Advantage and ALLDATA Diagnostics.”
The honors continued at NACE Automechanika Atlanta, where
attendees voted ALLDATA Diagnostics the 2018 Innovation
Zone Winner in the Repair & Maintenance category.
At last year’s SEMA, ALLDATA Collision Advantage was awarded
First Place in the New Products Showcase, Collision Repair and
About the award-winning products
ALLDATA Collision Advantage analyzes your
estimates to make sure they’re OEM-accurate with thorough
documentation, which gives you the back-up you need to charge
for necessary repairs. And it works with all three major
estimating systems, delivering OEM Alerts, Vital Repairs, and
Manufacturer Positioning Statements, all on one screen.
turns a tablet into a professional-level scan tool, the only
one with ALLDATA built in. Shops get unlimited pre- and
post-scans, with no per-scan charge. There’s also no charge for
software or data updates. There’s not even a charge for the
equipment – it’s all included in one low subscription. Shops
can limit liability and increase revenue by using ALLDATA
Diagnostics to conduct full-system, exportable pre- and
AutoZone company, is the leading provider of unedited OEM
(original equipment manufacturer) information for the automotive
repair and collision industries. Founded in 1986, the Elk Grove,
Calif.-based company serves loyal subscribers worldwide who rely
on ALLDATA for OEM-accurate automotive service and collision
repair information, shop management software, training, and
customer relations tools.
ALLDATA’S flagship products, ALLDATA Repair® and
feature a factory-direct database of more than 38,000
engine-specific vehicles – 95% of all vehicles on the road today.
ALLDATA Repair is the go-to source for comprehensive,
factory-correct mechanical information for the automotive
industry, and it includes expert repair technician support in
ALLDATA Collision is the single source of OEM collision repair
information, delivering unedited and regularly updated
information for structural repairs, mechanical, and diagnostic
information. ALLDATA DiagnosticsTM turns
a tablet into an affordable, professional scan tool with the
power of ALLDATA built in and unlimited scans – no per-scan
charge. ALLDATA Collision Advantage bundles ALLDATA Collision
with Estimate Integration to deliver OE-accurate estimates,
including Vital repairs and OEM-required inspections and repairs.
The ALLDATA Mobile® app,
combined with a tablet, makes vehicle information and ALLDATA
Repair available right at the vehicle to speed repairs. ALLDATA
is a comprehensive shop management system that offers anytime,
anywhere access to create quotes and invoices, electronically
order parts, manage bays and technicians and track shop
profitability. ALLDATA Tech-Assist®
provides one-on-one assistance by phone from ASE Certified Master
Technicians to help diagnose and solve tough repairs.
Training GarageSMis an
online training resource with technical and business courses for
shop staff and automotive students at all levels. Visit www.alldata.com for more information.
About AutoZone NYSE:AZO)
During the quarter ended August 25, 2018, AutoZone opened 78 new
stores and relocated four stores in the U.S., opened 28 new
stores in Mexico and four in Brazil. As of August 25, 2018,
the Company had 5,618 stores in 50 states in the U.S., the
District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, 564 stores in Mexico and 20
stores in Brazil for a total count of 6,202.
AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of
automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United
States. Each AutoZone store carries an extensive product line for
cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including
new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items,
accessories and non-automotive products. Many stores also have a
commercial sales program that provides commercial credit and
prompt delivery of parts and other products to local, regional
and national repair garages, dealers, service stations and public
sector accounts. AutoZone also sells the ALLDATA brand diagnostic
and repair software through www.alldata.com.
Additionally, we sell automotive hard parts, maintenance items,
accessories and non-automotive products through www.autozone.com and our
commercial customers can make purchases through www.autozonepro.com. AutoZone
does not derive revenue from automotive repair or installation.