GTS Services and Diamond Triumph Sign National Agreement


PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 13, 2005 - GTS Services, LLC, and Diamond Triumph Auto Glass, Inc., announced today an agreement to deploy GTS Services' software solutions throughout the retail shops of Diamond Triumph, one of the nation's largest auto glass retail chains.

GTS will provide its GlasPacLX software and eXpress - Powered by GLAXIS solutions e-commerce product to Diamond Triumph's retail stores as well as additional services and training for Diamond Triumph's operations, information technology and business associates.

Jim Daniels, GTS Services director of sales and marketing, said, "We are very excited to bring on Diamond Triumph as a key customer and partner. It is a significant vote of confidence in the products and services we offer to have one of the largest retail auto glass companies in the industry choose GTS to help them manage and grow their business."

Doug Boyle, chief financial officer of Diamond Triumph, said, "We conducted an exhaustive review to select a software solutions partner with the experience and breadth of services to meet our specific needs, and we selected GTS Services because of their extensive experience and superior products. The capabilities and ease of use of the GTS products will make our day-to-day retail operations more efficient. Our goal is to use GlasPacLX software to enable our internal sales representatives to concentrate on their customers, make sales and schedule jobs more efficiently."

GlasPacLX software provides users with point-of-sale quotes, work orders and electronic invoices, as well as inventory tracking, accounting interfaces and business intelligence reporting tools. The system is flexible to handle multiple locations and multiple product categories ranging from flat glass to auto glass accessories, can be customized for specific data needs, has adaptable pricing, and offers integrated e-commerce functionality. Whether a company has one shop or many, as with Diamond Triumph, GlasPacLX software has the features and affordability to help with managing business more effectively and efficiently.

Diamond Triumph will also be using eXpress, a GTS Services product powered by GLAXIS solutions technology that enables retail glass companies to leverage computer communications effectively within the GlasPacLX software system for electronic insurance claims processing and glass ordering. Using eXpress offers glass retailers more efficiency, better recognition from leading insurance companies and reduced claims invoicing rejections.

About Diamond Triumph
Diamond Triumph Auto Glass is one of the nation's leading providers of comprehensive auto glass services to national accounts, insurance companies, commercial/fleet accounts and individual consumers. Diamond Triumph has more than 250 retail and distribution shops nationwide and more than 1,100 mobile service vehicles.

About GTS Services
GTS Services, a technology unit of PPG Industries, is the leading integrated software provider to the glass industry. Based in Portland, Ore., its products have helped glass shops deal with the increasing technical demands of the business since 1982 by integrating their business needs and connecting them with insurance companies and third-party administrators as well as glass suppliers.

GlasPac is a trademark of GTS Services.
GLAXIS is a service mark of PPG Industries.

Contact:
Jim Daniels
GTS Services
800-209-2369 x219
jimd@gtsservices.com

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