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ALLDATA(R) Launches Updated Online Presence

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

ALLDATA(R) Launches Updated Online Presence05:00 EDT Tuesday, August 07, 2012ELK GROVE, Calif., Aug. 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ALLDATA LLC, the leader in OEM automotive repair information and solutions for professional service and collision repair shops, has launched an updated online presence, the focal point being the latest generation of its corporate website, www.alldata.com. "ALLDATA.com is our company's face to the world," said ALLDATA President Jeff Lagges. "As the number one provider of automotive software, we needed a website that reflects our rapidly evolving technology, our suite of solutions and our achievements. As the pillar of our online presence, our new site includes features for both existing and future customers looking to learn about our products and expertise." The completely revamped website boasts a fresh look and feel with new features including links to social media pages on Facebook® and Twitter® as well as visitor polling and more. Rich content, such as new product video testimonials, describe ALLDATA's leading-edge technology and real-world applications by customers themselves. New content includes client video testimonials less than 5 minutes in length and full webinars which can range in length from 30 to 40 minutes, depending on the topic. These videos provide visitors the ability to decide for themselves how much or how little content they will consume. "We thoroughly understand our customers," said Lagges. "That, combined with our 25 years of expertise, is why we can meet their needs so successfully with advanced solutions covering all aspects of shop operations. Our updated online presence reflects that understanding." Like us on Facebook.com/yourALLDATAteam Follow us on Twitter: @yourALLDATAteam For more information about ALLDATA, please visit www.alldata.com or call 800-697-2533.About ALLDATAALLDATA, founded in 1986, with more than 80,000 automotive repair and collision shop subscribers, is the leading provider of manufacturers' service and repair information, shop management software and customer relations tools for the automotive repair and collision industries. Professional automotive repair shops across North America depend on ALLDATA for their automotive repair information needs and to purchase parts from more than 2,200 AutoZone Commercial program locations. ALLDATA® RepairSM S3000 is the leading provider of OEM repair information for the automotive industry. ALLDATA® CollisionSM S3500 is the single source of OEM collision repair information delivering unedited and regularly updated information for structural repairs, mechanical and diagnostic information. Also available are: ALLDATA® ManageSM, a strategic shop management system; ALLDATA® MarketSM, a web-based shop marketing tool to bring in new and repeat business and the AutoZone® Aftermarket Parts Catalog and AZ PartsConnect® program for aftermarket parts estimating and electronic ordering. ALLDATAdiy.com provides consumers with repair articles, factory technical service bulletins, and illustrations for a specific vehicle, along with a link to ALLDATA-approved repair shops. Visit www.alldata.com for more information.About AutoZoneAs of May 5, 2012, AutoZone sells auto and light truck parts, chemicals and accessories through 4,613 AutoZone stores in 48 U.S. states plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico and 297 stores in Mexico. AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States. Each 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, non-automotive products and subscriptions to the ALLDATAdiy product through www.autozone.com, and our commercial customers can make purchases through www.autozonepro.com.   AutoZone does not derive revenue from automotive repairCONTACT: Media Contact Information: ALLDATA Annette Mullin at 888-892-2332 Fax: 916-684-6933 press.relations@alldata.com AutoZone Contact Information Media: Ray Pohlman at 866-966-3017 ray.pohlman@autozone.com Financial: Brian Campbell at 901-495-7005 brian.campbell@autozone.com