OEC® Selected by Infiniti Canada for Collision Parts Ordering and Fulfillment Solution

Offered exclusively through OEC Collisionlink®, Infiniti dealers in Canada can now take advantage of a nationwide parts program

CLEVELAND, OH, March 1, 2016 – OEConnection LLC (OEC), the parts ecommerce technology leader for original equipment manufacturers’ (OEM) distribution networks, announced today that Infiniti, a division of Nissan Canada Inc., has selected the CollisionLink online parts ordering and fulfillment solution for its network of retailers. Powered exclusively through CollisionLink, the Infiniti Market Shield parts marketing program will allow Canadian Infiniti retailers access to competitive pricing on eligible OE parts against non-OE parts. Infiniti joins six other automakers in Canada and represents the twenty-first automotive dealer network in North America to facilitate a parts marketing program through CollisionLink.

“It is a privilege to welcome the Infiniti Market Shield program to our CollisionLink solution,” said Jon Palazzo, OEC Vice President, National Accounts. “We hope to deliver the same great results that Nissan dealers in Canada have experienced with CollisionLink, such as improved efficiency, increased customer service and more OE parts sales,” Palazzo added.

“A couple of years ago, CollisionLink was successfully launched with Nissan Canada dealers,” said Stephen Lester, Managing Director at Infiniti Canada. “We are excited to extend the program to the Infiniti dealer network,” Lester added.

The Infiniti Market Shield parts program is now available to Infiniti Canada retailers with support available in English and French.


About OEC

OEConnection (OEC) is the leading parts ecommerce technology provider for OEM distribution networks, serving over 20 OEMs and 100,000 dealership and repair customers. Customers use OEC solutions millions of times each month to access real-time, dynamic pricing and to market, manage and move original equipment parts, facilitating an estimated $20 billion in annual replacement parts trade. The company is headquartered in the greater Cleveland area at 4205 Highlander Parkway, Richfield, Ohio, 44286. Additional information is available at or by emailing Geo Money at

About Infiniti

Infiniti Motor Company Ltd. is headquartered in Hong Kong with sales operations in over 50 countries. The Infiniti brand was launched in 1989. Its range of premium automobiles is currently built in manufacturing facilities in Japan, the United States, United Kingdom and China. Infiniti plans to also expand manufacturing into Mexico by 2017.

Infiniti design studios are located in Atsugi-Shi, near Yokohama, London, San Diego and Beijing.

Infiniti is in the middle of a major product offensive. The brand has been widely acclaimed for its iconic design and innovative driver-assistance technologies.

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Didier Marsaud
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
Infiniti Motor Company – Canada
Tel: (905) 629-6400

Heather Meehan
Cohn & Wolfe
Tel: 647-259-3268