Innovations in the auto recycling business

The last twenty years have seen few changes in the auto recycling industry, nevertheless there have been changes. And most experts agree that some change is better than no change. And because of these improvements, the cliché of the auto junk yard with giant stacks of rusted scrap cars is a thing of the distant past. The new found cleanliness and efficiency can be blamed on many things. One of those elements has been the technological wonder of computers.



Computers have given the auto recycling industry a veritable facelift of sorts. Gone are the old clunky systems of doing the important tasks that your average company needs to do. Now we have the magnificent processing power of computers. The modern marvel of the internet, making all the systems and processes much more advanced and aerodynamic, figuratively speaking.

It has revolutionized the way a company markets products. When a product goes online people from around the world can see it, order it and have it shipped to them pronto. Developed countries now have access to older cars. Which is a boon for their economies.

Databases for Used Parts

Not only do computers assist in providing car parts to every nook and cranny of the globe. Recyclers who specialize in auto recycling have utilized them to make their businesses run a lot smoother. Computer filing techniques allow for easier access and storage of information pertaining to all the companies products, for example product numbers and locations. Not only that, pricing parts has become easier, as all one has to do is enter a few details and the computer can calculate what the best value of the part in question. The computer can also crunch data to provide other valuable information. Such as whether or not they should stock a particular part based on certain sales data.

If a customer walks into a shop and requests used auto spare parts, one can enter the part into a computer and instantly see whether they have it in stock. They don’t even have to walk into the shop anymore, they can do this from home using the company’s website. The parts will then be couriered to their place of residence.


The computer revolution has, however, left the standard business model of the industry untouched. Customers can still expect to use these companies as a great resource for quality and inexpensive auto parts.

If you are after such services, look no further than Auto Wrecker. We are an Auckland based auto recycling company who have years of experience providing customers with quality service and spare parts. If you have been searching for a specific used car part at a great price call us today!

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