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  1. Your Guide to: Shipping Best Practices

    Once you decide to start selling online, shipping becomes a huge aspect of your parts counter’s operations and sales. Shipping is not only a necessity, but a profit center for many dealers. It can also be a deal-breaker for many customers w...
  2. Your Guide to: Onboarding

    After you’ve made the decision to sign a contract with SimplePart, you start a very important process—Onboarding. Once our Sales team passes your information on to our Setup team, they can begin the process. To start, they’ll need ...
  3. Reading Control Panel Reports

  4. Searching Orders

    How to Search Orders When you log into the Control Panel and you need to locate a specific order, there are a few different ways to search for it. You can either use the "Orders" drop down in the menu at the top of the page. You can also ...
  5. PayPal

    When it comes to ease of use and security, PayPal is a favorite among both businesses and consumers. On your SimplePart site, you have the ability to integrate either PayPal Payflow Pro or PayPal Express as valid payment options.  If you do no...
  6. Minimum Display Pricing

    MDP: What is the MDP rule?  What will be the Minimum Display Price? For this program, Minimum Display Price (MDP) is currently Cost + 15% . Can dealerships offer discounts at checkout to reduce the MDP pricing? Minimum Display Price applies...
  7. Payments

    Capturing Payments: When a customer pays for an order with their credit card, you must capture the payment, following the instructions detailed in the Billing Details tab .  Once you are in Billing Details, you’ll find the transact...
  8. Your Guide to: Shipping Supplies

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  9. Local Pickup Update

    Effective as of 10/12/2018, This communication is to inform of updates to the existing Local Pickup functionality.  For dealers who do not have it enabled, Local Pickup allows customers to select to pick up their orders in-store instead of ...
  10. Measuring Success

    Gross Profit and Sales Volume are significant indicators of a well-performing business. The SimplePart Control Panel makes it simple to track metrics important to you, while offering additional performance reporting to help monitor the success of yo...