San Jose, CA, April 19, 2011. Catalog Data Solutions (CDS), a leading provider of online solutions for industrial suppliers, today announced that CUI, Inc. has selected its online CAD download solution.
CUI Inc., based in Tualatin, Oregon, designs, manufactures, and markets electro-mechanical components for the OEM manufacturer in the areas of “We recognize that the industrial buying process has changed - designers now research and select products online, often before even talking to a supplier,” power, motion control, interconnect, and audio,” said Jeff Schnabel, VP Marketing, CUI. “Our website has become a key sales tool not only to enable customers to quickly find the “right” product but, equally importantly, to help customers ‘design-in’ our products by offering CAD downloads that simplify the process and save designers time. After evaluating several vendors, we chose the CDS ModelServer SaaS solution for its flexibility, adaptability and configurability.”
“We’re delighted to have been selected by CUI Inc. As CUI and other industrial suppliers recognize, the industrial buying process has changed with the convenience of the internet,” said John Major, CEO Catalog Data Solutions. “Part and component suppliers have a unique opportunity to use CAD downloads as their online marketing content. Of the many types of downloadable content e.g. white papers, case studies, brochures, videos, demos, recorded webinars, reviews, CAD model downloads, etc. only CAD downloads are known to lead to a sale nearly 50% of the time - CAD downloads may be the most efficient online marketing tool available!”
Catalog Data Solutions helps industrial suppliers and distributors grow sales and strengthen customer loyalty through interactive online catalogs, ecommerce, 3D CAD model delivery and product configurator solutions.
About CUI, Inc.
CUI, Inc. based in Tualatin, Oregon is a subsidiary of CUI Global (OTC BB: CUGI.OB). CUI Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets electro-mechanical components for the OEM manufacturer. CUI, Inc. was founded in 1989 and over the past 20 years has become a recognized name in electronic components worldwide in the areas of power, interconnect, motion control, and sound. International offices have been added over the past 7 years in China, and Japan to provide additional support, design and sales. For additional information, visit www.cui.com or call (800) 275.4899 (North America and Europe).
About Catalog Data Solutions, Inc. (CDS)
Catalog Data Solutions, Inc. is a leading SaaS provider of product search, configuration, and online CAD solutions for Industrial Suppliers. Founded in 2005 with headquarters in San Jose, CA, Catalog Data Solutions enables Industrial Suppliers to increase sales by enabling their products to be specified into new designs, improve website conversion rates, generate high quality sales leads, and improve customer service. CDS SaaS solutions include the CDS ModelServer™, CDS Catalog™, and CDS CAD Configurator™. CDS’s highly skilled and experienced professional services team provides implementation services for the successful deployment of CDS SaaS solutions. The company’s customers include the world’s leading manufacturers and distributors in the High Tech and Industrial Manufacturing industries. For more information CDS can be reached at 408.550.8820 or by visiting www.catalogdatasolutions.com.
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