GCommerce is now part of SPS Commerce .

July 20, 2022

Genius Central is now SPS Commerce

Fueling growth for the automotive aftermarket industry

SPS Commerce empowers retailers and suppliers in the automotive aftermarket industry to streamline the order cycle and connect with more trading partners. Our team of experts, advanced technology and proven processes will help you deliver exceptional customer experiences and drive success.

Frequently-Asked Questions

Who is GCommerce?

GCommerce (https://www.gcommerceinc.com/) has a 21-year track record of helping members of the automotive aftermarket industry exchange critical supply chain data. Their 500+ customers include automotive key manufacturers, distributors and retailers.

Who is SPS Commerce?

SPS Commerce (www.spscommerce.com) is the world’s leading retail network, connecting trading partners around the globe to optimize supply chain operations for all retail partners. We support data-driven partnerships with innovative cloud technology, customer-obsessed service and accessible experts so our customers can focus on what they do best. To date, more than 105,000 companies in retail, distribution, grocery and e-commerce have chosen SPS as their retail network. SPS has achieved 85 consecutive quarters of revenue growth and is headquartered in Minneapolis.

Why did SPS Commerce acquire GCommerce? 

By acquiring GCommerce, a company known for its expertise in the automotive industry, SPS builds on its leadership in helping trading partners work better together. The acquisition also strengthens SPS’s leadership in automotive aftermarket.

When was the change effective?

The change was effective July 20, 2022.

Will customers’ solution, service or pricing change?
Initially, there will be no change to customers’ solutions and service. In the future, based on the specific solution, customers will have the opportunity to or may be migrated to the SPS Commerce network in order to take advantage of a larger product offering. Customers will be notified in advance if they are included in any migration and will receive further details about what to expect.

While most aspects of customers’ relationship with GCommerce will remain the same, customers will have access to expanded benefits as part of the SPS community.

How many new customers will be in the SPS Commerce community?
As a result of the acquisition, SPS Commerce will add an additional 500+ customers to its community.
How will GCommerce customers benefit from this acquisition?

While most aspects of customers’ relationship with GCommerce will remain the same, customers will experience the following benefits that support their business growth:

  • Access to the industry’s broadest trading community, which includes more than 105,000 trading partners in over 80 countries.
  • Superior integration with more than 100 leading accounting/ERP, e-commerce, warehouse management, and packing and shipping applications.
  • Expanded capabilities for connecting with global supply chain partners, such as third-party logistics providers (3PLs), international sourcing companies and factories.
  • Access to hundreds of pre-qualified technology companies and consulting firms to support the next phase of their business.
How will SPS customers benefit from this acquisition?
As SPS expands its leadership in the automotive aftermarket industry, customers will continue to benefit from being part of the world’s largest retail network. In addition, SPS retail customers will benefit from expanded services that allow them to improve trading partner collaboration and streamline order management.