BARNSLEY, England, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MAM Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market: MAMS) (the "Company" or "MAM"), a leading global provider of on-premise and cloud-based business management solutions for the auto parts, tire and vertical distribution industries, today announced it has been selected by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company to provide its next-generation Point-of-Sale (POS) System to replace its existing Goodyear Business Management System (GBMS) software.
MAM Software has been chosen to supply a new point-of-sale and management solution for Goodyear's company-owned retail store locations and is making it available to Goodyear's independent tire and automotive service dealers.
The new solution will leverage MAM's VAST POS application and deliver a versatile and feature-rich solution that can be delivered on premise or via the cloud. The advanced management tool will provide all the latest features needed in the rapidly advancing tire and auto service business, while remaining intuitive and easy to use. Its comprehensive point-of-sale, estimating and job management functions will help store managers in areas such as administration and cost control.
"At our company-owned Goodyear Auto Service Centers and Just Tires stores, we are committed to delivering an exceptional customer experience for every customer, every day," said John Peer, vice president, Goodyear Retail. "We are confident this new point-of-sale system will better enable us to deliver fast and easy service to our customers while making work more enjoyable for our associates."
"Being selected by Goodyear for this project further demonstrates our growing momentum with some of the industry's largest and best-known brands," Mike Jamieson, chief executive officer, MAM, said. "We strive to provide innovative, practical solutions that leverage the latest technology and we are pleased to have another leading aftermarket player adopting one of our solutions. We look forward to maintaining a long-term partnership with Goodyear, supporting and developing solutions for many years to come."
Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs approximately 69,000 people and manufactures its products in 51 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear or its products, go to www.goodyear.com.
About MAM Software Group, Inc.
MAM Software is a leading global provider of on-premise and cloud-based business management solutions for the auto parts, tire and vertical distribution industries. The company provides a portfolio of innovative software (SaaS and packaged), data (DaaS), and integration (iPaaS) services that enable businesses to intelligently manage core business processes, control costs and generate new profit opportunities. MAM's integrated platforms provide a wealth of rich functionality including: point-of-sale, inventory, purchasing, reporting, data and e-commerce. Wholesale, retail and installer business across North America, the U.K. and Ireland rely on MAM solutions, backed by dedicated teams of experienced service and support professionals. For further information, please visit http://www.mamsoftware.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of risks and uncertainties impacting the Company's business including, increased competition; the ability of the Company to expand its operations through either acquisitions or internal growth, to attract and retain qualified professionals, and to expand commercial relationships; technological obsolescence; general economic conditions; and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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