South Africa: Port Elizabeth based auto supplier to implement K8

July 16, 2014: Since their inception in 1997, DAR Automotive has been a reputable supplier of world-class brands in industrial and automotive engineering components.

The company has 3D design, project management, and drafting capabilities; it always strives to offer their clients cost savings and value engineering. DAR Automotive Director, Yolande Roy, said on the new partnership “We found the K8 system to be user-friendly and together with Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS)’s flexibility in structuring a cost-effective proposal, that made sense to both DAR and KCS, made our ERP selection even easier.” DAR Automotive also supplies world-class brands in industrial as well as a range of automotive glass, lamps, body panels, propeller shafts, brake parts, gaskets, radiators & fans, tensioners, CV joints & shafts, engine valves, electric fuel pumps, clutch kits and suspension parts.

“K8’s rich trading, as well as specific functionality in associated, alternative and super product sessions, provided a great value proposition. Their understanding of our business made it easy for us to choose K8 over the competition,” added Yolande.

Des Nangle, Managing Director, commented: “Kerridge Commercial Systems has a great record in supporting suppliers of automotive parts, our flagship product K8 has rich functionality and the ability to scale to the future growth requirements that DAR aspire to. They had the choice to use the system the parent company has standardized but chose to implement K8. We are pleased to have them join the large user base we have in South Africa.”

 

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