Constellation Software buys ASA Automotive
ASA Automotive Systems LLC, a provider of software systems and services to independent tire dealers and automotive service centers, has been acquired by Constellation Software Inc. of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Constellation says ASA will operate as an independent unit of the Friedman Corp. division in its Vela Operating Group.
ASA will continue to develop, enhance, and market their software solutions, and provide high levels of customer support, according to Constellation.
Ken Halle, president of ASA, says, “This transaction will give us access to a broad network of software professionals along with providing the support and security of a strong global parent company to enable us to continue growing and building the ASA software brand.”
According to Mark Thompson, chief executive officer of Friedman, the acquisition of the ASA business complements Friedman’s markets and product portfolio. “The ASA product offering will enable us to further grow our already-strong presence in retail and wholesale supply chain operations.”
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