Created as a non-profit subsidiary of SEMA in 2012, the SDC provides the definitive product data repository for the specialty parts marketplace, backed up by a full suite of online tools and live Help desk support. We are the only industry data repository to fully validate all incoming data to the AAIA standards of ACES and PIES , ensuring lasting quality and usability.

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Suppliers
(manufacturers / importers / brand owners)

First and foremost, the SDC offers a DIY (do-it-yourself) data management solution, dedicated to helping you take control of your data management process, and maintain control and ownership of your data 100%. Our unique combination of live Help Desk support and powerful online tools will have you managing your data inside the SDC PIMS (Product Information Management System) in no time, with outstanding results. A complete rundown of Supplier services can be found here.

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Receivers
(distributors / retailers / e-tailers)

The SDC is your best single source for product data anywhere! Not only are we growing in brand coverage every day, but our unique approach for data receivers is to provide data exports in exactly the right format for your systems. Whether you need full ACES & PIES XML, or a custom spreadsheet format, we can accommodate your needs. Plus, as an industry owned and operated effort, we can provide unlimited data exports to SEMA members at NO CHARGE. Check out all the details about signing on as a data receiver with the SDC here.

Sales Tools and more
Get set for an exciting 2014 at the SDC as we bring you a variety of new features including:

  • SEMA Search
    A comprehensive online electronic catalog powered by SDC data
  • DIFM (do-it-for-me) data
    Need help getting over the initial hump? Our data management experts can help
  • Data on Demand
    The next level of data delivery, store only what you need and receive the rest dynamically on-the-fly

Contact us

Have questions or ready to get started? Contact our Director of Membership: Jim Graven.

Jim Graven

Phone: 888-958-6698 ext 4
E-mail