Comline upgrades catalogue data to v8

Working within their XChecker catalogue data management system and together with Elcome’s Data Team, Comline have recently achieved v8 status for their Autocat catalogue content. Meeting the KPIs and standards necessary for v8 approval will result in more first-time VRM matches, fewer duplications and better-described criteria and notes.

Elcome sponsor award at the IAAF Awards Ceremony

Elcome were delighted to sponsor the Car supplier of the Year award at last week's IAAF Awards Ceremony in Birmingham.

New XChecker Vehicle Editing Function Released

Expanding on the existing Bulk Export/Import suite in XChecker 3.1, we are pleased to announce the release of bulk index editing.

TecAlliance confirm Elcome as a Solution Partner

Following TecAlliance’s re-structure of their TecCom, TecDoc and TecRMI divisions under the one umbrella, the organisation has also set out the companies they officially co-operate with in order to offer solutions to optimise their Data Supplier’s daily activities.
 

XChecker Training Pathway

As previously communicated, Elcome is investing in expanding its popular XChecker training programme into new areas to reflect the increasing sophistication and capability of the system.

Timken Launch Wheel Bearing Catalogue at Automechanika

Timken launched their new 654 page Wheel Bearing PDF Catalogue at this year’s Automechanika in Frankfurt, Germany.

Elcome’s innovative Image Manager tool just keeps on growing!

As part of our continuous improvement plan for this increasingly popular product, some cool new features have recently been added.
 

Footsore in Frankfurt!

Automechanika Frankfurt 2016 continued to be an exceptional show for Elcome to attend. We approach it in an unusual style that really works for us and our customers, although walking all that distance every day is not great for the feet!

 

Elcome invests more in XChecker Training

As XChecker has grown over the years, the requirement for training has grown in tandem, both in scope because of the increasingly broad range of functions to cover and in numbers due to the flourishing band of users out there. In order to keep improving its training offer, Elcome is investing in two ways.

Fresh new website for Autopumps

Autopumps launched their new website at Automechanika.

XChecker 3.1 improvements

Over the last few weeks XChecker 3.1 has been updated with some useful features we'd like to tell you more about.

Motive Components announce new Website and eCat

Elcome’s latest web project is being launched at Automechanika in Frankfurt by Milton Keynes-based Motive Components.
 

XChecker readies itself to improve MAM catalogue

Elcome’s continuing drive to support high quality data on MAM’s market leading Autocat+ catalogue will bear fruit this week with the release of the first phase of XChecker’s new Autocat+ Readiness Centre (ARC).

We're Recruiting!

We’re inviting applications to join our Customer Support team.

Some Ultra-positive customer feedback…

Elcome has been working on catalogue data projects for Ultra-Parts Ltd for over ten years but the relationship recently stepped up a notch.

A new era for Delta Auto Parts

Elcome are delighted to announce the launch of the Delta Auto Parts website that went LIVE this week.

Elcome announces partnership with Kentico

Elcome is pleased to announce it has entered a partnership with Kentico Software (http://www.kentico.com), the Web Content and Customer Experience Management provider, to provide customers with high quality websites.  

Engine Expertise catalogue series reaches volume 5

Federal-Mogul’s ground-breaking Engine Expertise catalogues, co-produced with Elcome, have now reached volume 5. 

More XChecker brands migrate to MAM v8

Progress continues in the quest to migrate supplier brands to v8 data on MAM’s Autocat+ catalogue. 

New Ivor Searle website launches

Elcome are delighted to have been heavily involved with such a significant project as the huge, new Ivor Searle website and E-Cat that went LIVE this week. The new on-line presence means the company are being presented to the world better than ever before!

Image Manager upgrade

Elcome’s Image Manager product has recently been upgraded with new functions to make it more user-friendly and efficient.

Elcome In Broome Manor Sponsorship Deal

Golfers at Swindon's Broome Manor course will see something new on tee 7 as from today. 

Shaftec start their Elcome journey

Another new company to welcome to our growing band of XChecker users is Shaftec Automotive Components. 

Elcome Help Motaquip on to TecDoc

From the beginning of 2016, Motaquip’s catalogue data has been successfully incorporated into TecDoc’s on-line WEB CATALOG, publishing for the first time during February. Working closely with Elcome’s Data Team and the XChecker system to deliver the data to TecDoc enabled Motaquip to benefit from the experience and expertise that Elcome has as a market leader in data delivery. 

WAI Global join the XChecker bandwagon

After a long and detailed assessment process – including a significant meeting at AAPEX Las Vegas last November – WAI Global are moving to XChecker to manage their UK and European catalogues and data deliveries.

New Sales & Marketing Team

For 2016, Rob Clulow has been appointed to head up Elcome’s Sales & Marketing team with a brief to continue improving support to existing customers as well as gaining extra business from new clients. 

New TecDoc Product Developed by Elcome

At their annual Data Supplier convention in Berlin, TecDoc have launched their newest product to the world - TecPMA, and Elcome are proud to be an integral part of it. 

Elcome’s Las Vegas Show

Every November the main players in North America’s auto parts and tuning community congregate in Las Vegas for two of the largest and most important aftermarket events in the calendar, namely the AAPEX and SEMA shows. 2015 saw Elcome attending for the first time as we continue to spread our wings and develop our global product offering. 

Delta Auto Parts moves to XChecker

The Delta Auto Parts brand (part of Foreign Trading Solutions of London) has migrated its full product range to XChecker for catalogue data handling as stage one, with stage two being a website and eCat build. Expect to see the website live sometime in Q1 2016.

Elcome take on two Apprentices

With an eye on the future, Elcome are keen to support the apprenticeship scheme and as such we are pleased to announce the arrival of our very first apprentices, Callum Neate and Lewis Parkinson.

Elcome Expands in-house Development Team

Elcome is pleased to announce the addition of a new member to its Development team, Pedro Barbosa. Pedro has been hired for the position of lead programmer for its web to print solution, Catalogue Creator. 

Elcome Announces the next stage in the drive from quality and professionalism

In our continuing upward journey for Quality and Professionalism we have recently created a new Quality Assurance department (QA) headed up by Andy Smithson with the support of Jacki Watt and Sophie Lambeth.

XChecker 3.1 Upgrade

Corteco Upgrade for better functions

Corteco have today completed their XChecker 3.1 training, making them completely up-to-date with XChecker’s functionalities.

Elcome's New Business Development manager

Elcome Welcomes Ian Dore

Elcome recently named Ian Dore as its new Business Development Manager.  Elcome are pleased to welcome Ian, who will join from the 16th March, to this key position on its growing team. 

Elcome at Shanghai Automechanika

Our New Business Development Manager will fly to Shanghai to visit the 2nd largest international trade fair for automotive parts, accessories, equipment from the 9-12th December.

ELCOME & HEADLINE PARTNERSHIP

Elcome & Headline are proud to announce a new partnership that will harness the power of Competitor Information and Car Parc statistics.

Elcome’s application RAS (Range Analysis System) is a versatile and intuitive data analysis tool that, amongst numerous other qualities provides users with an extensive range of reports to analyse, understand and improve their market position. Coupled with Headline’s fully specified (70+ vehicle attributes) Global Car Parc data – spanning 70 countries worldwide – and a diverse range of aftermarket product groups with TecDoc linkages, the RAS system will become the greatest tool in this competitive automotive market.

ELCOME AT AUTOMECHANIKA FRANKFURT

16th - 19th September

Elcome and Elcome Data Services will be attending Automechanika Frankfurt from 16th-19th September. For product demonstrations, or more information...