ANN ARBOR, Mich. – PartWerx Automotive, a distributor of aftermarket body parts in Charlotte, N.C., has earned certification under NSF International’s automotive distributor certification program. To become an NSF certified parts distributor, PartWerx Automotive was required to meet NSF’s many certification requirements, which include demonstrating effective records management and inventory tracking systems to trace orders and parts throughout the supply chain. Other certification requirements include:

  • ISO 9001 quality management system certification
  • Business liability insurance
  • Customer service procedures requiring timely order processing and communications
  • A defective parts procedure, including a customer part complaint process
  • A formal corrective action process for complaints and an immediate recall plan (to use should the situation arise)

“It is an honor to earn NSF lnternational certification as it speaks to the processes we have in place and the success of our people who put quality and customers first,” said Mark A. Renne, Senior Vice President of PartWerx Automotive.

As a certified distributor, PartWerx Automotive is now authorized to use the NSF Certified Distributor mark on its website and in promotional materials. PartWerx Automotive also appears on NSF International's online certification listings. To maintain certification, PartWerx will participate in ongoing quality system audits.

“PartWerx Automotive is joining other leading distributors that have earned NSF certification by demonstrating exceptional commitment to quality,” said Scott Dunfee, Global Managing Director of Automotive Certification at NSF International. “The certification of PartWerx Automotive is great news for shops, insurers and consumers who want excellent service and high quality parts that they can trust.”

By certifying automotive parts and offering certification to distributors, shops and recyclers, NSF International provides oversight and accountability to the automotive parts and repair industry. For more information about NSF automotive certification, visit nsfautomotive.com or email autocert@nsf.org.

For more information about PartWerx Automotive, visit https://www.partwerxauto.com. For media inquiries, please contact Thomas Frey, APR at +1-734-214-6242 or media@nsf.org.

About PartWerx Automotive: Located in Charlotte, N.C., PartWerx Automotive is a locally-owned distributor of aftermarket body parts to auto body collision repair shops. PartWerx’s motto is “Quality Parts - Exceptional Service."

About NSF International: NSF International (nsf.org) is an independent, global organization that facilitates standards development, and tests and certifies products for the automotive, food, water, health sciences and consumer goods industries to minimize adverse health effects and protect the environment. Founded in 1944, NSF is committed to protecting human health and safety worldwide. NSF International provides automotive product services including certifying collision replacement parts, tire pressure monitoring sensors, automotive parts distributors and collision repair shops, as well as performing friction materials registration and testing.