United States Warranty Corp Joins Ristken's Service Provider Access Network (SPAN)

Apr 21, 2009, 07:00 ET from Ristken Software Services

DALLAS, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Ristken Software Services (Ristken), an enterprise-level provider of software solutions designed to manage employee performance and maximize profits for the retail automotive industry, today announced that United States Warranty Corp (USWC) has joined its Service Provider Access Network (SPAN). As part of Ristken's SPAN, USWC's Vehicle Service Contract and Gap products are now available for real-time quote creation within Ristken's MenuPro(TM) application. "Partnering with Ristken Software Services provides our dealers and agents the ability to directly integrate with the leading menu provider in the industry," commented Steve Stenglein, VP of Technology US Warranty Corporation. "The integrated solution promotes effective sales presentations and will greatly assist the dealer's ability to increase product penetration and profitability in their Finance Departments."

Ristken's Service Provider Access Network streamlines the product rating process, eliminating costly errors and saving valuable time for the Finance Department. Product companies benefit from SPAN's comprehensive customizable solution for electronic rating, contracting and remittance of aftermarket products such as vehicle service contracts, GAP, maintenance plans and any other aftermarket products sold by automotive dealerships. Ristken's comprehensive Network enables an efficient and paperless system allowing Service Providers a turnkey streamlined solution.

"We are very excited to have US Warranty join Ristken's Service Provider Access Network," said Patrick DeMarco, President Ristken Software Services. "US Warranty has been successfully servicing dealers and providing products in the retail marketplace for over 30 years. Having such an established organization join our network is a benefit for all our dealer clients."

About United States Warranty Corp:

United States Warranty Corp. (USWC) based in Pompano Beach, Florida has been committed to the VSC industry since 1975. USWC provides quality products and services that promote and benefit the automotive dealership, the independent agent, and the consumer. USWC offers full-service administration, core and niche product development and marketing, as well as customer service and claims handling. Their expansive portfolio of products and services are marketed through both direct and independent agents to automotive dealers and consumers. Three words define the USWC approach to Vehicle Service Contracts (VSC): stability, expertise, and flexibility. For more information about USWC please visit www.uswarranty.com.

About Ristken Software Services:

Founded in 1998, Ristken Software Services provides industry leading productivity solutions to the retail automotive distribution channel. Our solutions enable dealerships and Service Providers to analyze productivity, sell aftermarket items, present financing and leasing options and monitor regulatory compliance. Ristken's web-based applications provide 24/7 availability to dealerships in all 50 states and Canada. For more information about the company and its products visit www.ristken.com.

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