GS Automotive battery range growing in popularity with Irish motor factors


The GS Automotive Battery range from GS Yuasa is increasingly popular with Irish motor factors who are finding the brand’s online battery training platform – GS Yuasa Academy – extremely useful and convenient, according to Serfac Limited, Irish distributor for GS Yuasa.

The current GS range features striking battery case designs plus improved performance and is designed to meet the needs of modern vehicles. Its SMF, EFB and AGM batteries all provide superior performance and excellent value.

The GS Yuasa Academy, an online battery training platform is available at academy.gs-yuasa.eu. Aimed at improving customer service, reducing warranty returns and maximising battery business potential, it is the first system of its type for comprehensive online battery training and provides over 20 certified courses tailored to different job roles.

Liam O’Donohoe, General Manager, Serfac Limited, said: “The reaction to GS Yuasa Academy has been very positive to-date and our customers have been impressed with the wide range of courses on offer and how different topics are broken down into easy-to-follow, bite sized modules.”

Designed for both individuals and organisations, GS Yuasa Academy provides valuable knowledge and skills. Training content is delivered in dynamic video format and courses feature downloadable support material. GS Yuasa has identified individualised learning programmes, tailored to specific job roles within the industry. Each course module only takes a few minutes to complete and users can leave the site and return to pick up where they left off at any time.

With engaging presenters and clear graphics to aid learning, the GS Yuasa Academy introduces GS Yuasa’s market-leading product ranges – including their key features and benefits – manufacturing processes, information on labelling specification and what differentiates the GS ranges from their competitors.

The various multiple-choice tests along the way allow individuals to review learnings and check their understanding as they progress. Upon completion of each course, a downloadable certificate is achieved and can be printed as proof of certification in this area.

“In Asia, and many other parts of the world, GS is renowned as the leading automotive battery and GS has continued to grow in popularity with our motor factor customers,” O’Donohoe added.

“The extensive range of references available across the brand range plus the online training opportunities offered by the GS Yuasa Academy makes us confident that GS will further increase its market share this coming winter season.”

The GS automotive battery range is supported by a powerful trade battery lookup site – batterylookup.gs-battery.com. Based on GS Yuasa’s industry leading online battery lookup, the system is the fastest, most-accurate battery finder available and provides users with the correct battery and detailed fitting information.

For details of special 2021 seasonal offers on the GS Battery range, please contact your Serfac area manager or call the Serfac sales team on 01 459 8700.