Akebono Releases New User-Friendly Web Catalog


Source: Akebono Brake Corporation

Farmington Hills, Mich. – Akebono Brake Corporation is excited to start 2020 with the release of its new Web catalog loaded with features for improved user experience and look-up accuracy.  With the new responsive design, users can find the company’s brake parts they need from a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device with ease. 

“Having our catalog developed by JNPSoft, our Aftermarket Data Management software, allows us seamless, direct data loads with data refreshes every 24 hours.  Our Web catalog has a full-function application look-up, as well as direct or wildcard part number and cross reference searches making it easier than ever to find the right parts,” said Edward Gerhardt, Marketing & Data Services Manager. “ The platform is designed for minimal data usage, meaning fast page loads and quick return of results.”

“We are excited to start the year sharing this new mobile friendly web catalog with its simple and function-based design that makes it faster and easier for people to find the Akebono brake part numbers they are looking for,” stated Jennifer Lajcaj, Marketing Specialist at the company.

The web catalog can be accessed from the company’s Website www.akebonobrakes.com or directly at: www.partcat.com/akebono

About Akebono Brake Corporation

Akebono Brake Corporation is North America’s leading supplier of advanced braking systems and pioneer of ceramic friction technology. A leader in ceramic friction material development and production, with a focus on noise, vibration and harshness (NVH), analysis and control. The company sells Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads, Made in the US for the Automotive Aftermarket under the brands ProACT, EURO and Akebono Performance®. For more information, visit www.akebonobrakes.com.

About Akebono Brake Industry Co, Ltd.

Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd. (TSE: 7238), founded in 1929, is a world leader in advanced brake and friction material development and production. The Group operates R&D centers and manufacturing facilities worldwide, including in Japan, the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.akebono-brake.com/english/index.html.

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Mike Geylin

Mike Geylin is the Senior Editor for The BRAKE Report. Geylin has been in automotive communications for five decades working in all aspects of the industry from OEM to supplier to motorsports as well as reporting for both newspapers and magazines on the industry.