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Not Your Average Product Information Management

The PSS PIM tool is something truly unique. Where other Product Information Management systems have similar features, they still aren’t designed specifically for the powersports industry. They may have the same cloud-based capabilities, but if you’re using a “general” PIM for your powersports business, some areas of your system will still be lacking. Our PIM […]

Understanding PIM, ACES, and PIES (and How They Work Together)

PSS is now offering a Project Information Management (PIM) tool for the automotive and powersports industries. One of the major upsides of this tool is its industry specificity, specifically through integration with ACES and PIES… To fully understand this benefit, though, let’s dig a little deeper into what these acronyms actually mean – and why […]

How PSS PIM Opens New Markets

In our last post, we looked at how PIM tools can make a world of difference for powersports and automotive brands. The tool helps ensure accuracy, of course, and lends itself to better customer service… But that’s not all. The PSS PIM tool goes a step further to help bring your valuable fitment data to […]

Better Data: Using PIM Instead of Google Drive and Dropbox

Too many powersports brands have a serious data problem. They’re formatting and distributing their critical fitment data with tools like Google Drive, Dropbox, or simple spreadsheets – which are great tools on their own, but hardly the best way to provide information to vendors, retailers, and so on. Individually shared files can contain conflicting information… […]

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Polaris RANGER

Since 1998, Polaris has been the leader in side-by-side vehicles through the introduction of the first RANGER model, a 6×6 that forever changed the category. Over the subsequent 20 years, the RANGER has remained a flagship model for Polaris, with constant innovation and the gold standard for workhorse SxS vehicles. This year, Polaris is celebrating […]

Nikola Powersports Names New President

Nikola Powersports, a division of the Salt Lake City-based Nikola Motor Company, recently announced Michael Erickson as the new president. Michael is a veteran of the powersports industry, with a background in sales, marketing, product development, and operational leadership, as well as career experience with Honeywell and Polaris Industries. Most recently, he served Lubrication Technologies […]

Yamaha Celebrates 30 Years of US Manufacturing

The Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corporation of America (YMMC) and the Yamaha Motor Corp., USA (YMUS) are proudly celebrating their 30th anniversary of operation at the facility in Newnan, Georgia. With over 1500 current employees and a facility measuring a whopping 1,355,000 square feet, YMMC has been a motorsports leader in the US since the company […]