mdf commerce inc. (MDF) recently announced a strategic agreement between Carrus, its all-in-one management solution for the automotive aftermarket, and PH Auto Glass, a Canadian leader in sales, distribution and installation of automotive glass. This agreement will allow PH Auto Glass to offer a complete SaaS-based shop management solution integrated to its auto glass distribution system, according to the company.
With this agreement, PH Auto Glass will be able to offer Carrus’ Glassway solution exclusively to its independent shop customers across Canada. Carrus’ complete shop management solution allows for the viewing of inventory quantities and associated costs, online ordering, linking of orders to work orders, as well as invoice and payment management, among other features, the company noted.
“We are very pleased to be able to partner with Carrus to offer their complete solution to our partners, a solution that has a proven track record on the market,” said Richard Jutras, PH Auto Glass chief operating officer.
The agreement also includes a collaborative research and innovation project to create an entirely new platform which allows users to identify the most suitable type of windshield more accurately.
“We are proud to have built a good relationship with PH Auto Glass and to have concluded this strategic agreement, a first for Carrus,” said Mario Comtois, Carrus general manager. “This agreement will increase the distribution capacity of our solution and allow us to reach new markets.”