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I spent 31 years in automotive retail, in every variable role from used car salesperson to GSM, then GM and Dealer Principal.
For most of that time, I was a part of and supported the combative culture the car business created.
Added by Chip King on September 28, 2020 at 6:51am — No Comments
Urbandale, IA—September 28, 2020—FlickFusion has been selected as a Certified Provider for Shift Digital’s Porsche Dealer Digital Video Retail Program. Porsche dealers now have the option to choose from FlickFusion’s entire suite of video marketing products, either on an a la carte basis or as integrated packages for all of their video marketing needs. All of FlickFusion’s products are eligible for OEM co-op…Continue
Added by Timmy D. James on September 28, 2020 at 5:00am — No Comments
The photo-sharing social media site Instagram is the best way for auto dealers to reach out to their prospective customers. You can simply show the high-definition visuals of your inventory to pique audience interest. It could be stunning photos and videos of the swanky cars. You can create excitement among online shoppers through your Instagram page…Continue
Added by Trudy Seeger on September 27, 2020 at 1:18am — No Comments
Added by Ralph Paglia on September 25, 2020 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Amplify your marketing with video ads.
#videoads #youtube #dealers #dealerships…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on September 25, 2020 at 7:42am — No Comments
Protective Life Corporation (Protective), a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8750), today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire the Revolos family of companies.
“Protective’s Asset Protection Division is an important—and growing—part of our business,” said Rich Bielen, President & CEO, Protective. “As we continue to navigate the uncertain situation posed by COVID-19, we remain focused on serving more customers. This…Continue
Added by John Sternal on September 25, 2020 at 5:59am — No Comments
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Added by Ralph Paglia on September 20, 2020 at 12:30am — No Comments
Dealers also make a significant investment in the salespeople themselves, training them to help develop the person-to-person skills needed to sell to all the prospects marketing dollars drive…Continue
Added by Timmy D. James on September 18, 2020 at 7:30am — No Comments
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Added by Ralph Paglia on September 17, 2020 at 3:30am — No Comments
Truth be told: we’re all addicted to our smartphones. Nearly 80 percent of the U.S. population owns one, and adults spend an average of 3 hours and 35 minutes every day staring at that small screen.
And it’s not just for millennials - even my…Continue
Added by Bill Wittenmyer on September 16, 2020 at 7:30am — No Comments
Well, I cannot claim it is a hunch any longer because when you look around everybody has a mobile phone and more specifically a smartphone. So, I started doing some research and the data blew…Continue
Added by Ujj Nath on September 15, 2020 at 7:00am — No Comments
ATLANTA – (September 14, 2020) – PureCars, a leading provider of digital marketing and advertising…Continue
Added by John Sternal on September 14, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments
High dealership earnings drive buy/sell market to boomerang back in Q2, with first half of 2020 surpassing 2019, according to The Blue Sky Report® by Kerrigan Advisors; very active buy/sell market predicted for second half of 2020
Irvine, CA –Sept 14, 2020 – The…Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on September 14, 2020 at 8:30am — No Comments
Many auto dealerships drastically cut back their overall ad spending during the springtime COVID-19 lockdowns as a way to preserve as much of their bottom line as possible. After all, the annual pace of sales fell sharply to 8.47 million in April1. This was a significant drop from the…Continue
Added by John Sternal on September 14, 2020 at 7:00am — No Comments
Surely, you want your store to be the best one and to represent a part of your inner self. So,…Continue
Added by Amelia Grant on September 14, 2020 at 2:00am — No Comments
Discover what's driving foot traffic in your dealership.
Added by Jim Flint on September 11, 2020 at 5:59am — No Comments
New analysis from IHS Markit points to record-breaking vehicle ages on the road today. Over the past few years, vehicle age has been slowly trending upwards and is now at an all-time high of 11.9 years. In…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on September 10, 2020 at 9:30am — No Comments