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In a recent survey that Auto/Mate conducted, we asked 160 auto dealer general managers and senior managers about the perceived value they were getting from their dealership management system (DMS) vendors.
The exact question was, “On a scale of 1-5, rate the overall value of your DMS (does the amount you pay seem the right amount for overall functionality, customer service and training?)”
The disparity in the answers was surprising. A couple of vendors had fewer than 10% of…Continue
Added by Mike Esposito on December 16, 2011 at 7:58am — No Comments
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – October 31, 2011 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that long-time customer Bleecker Automotive Group estimates it has reduced its technology costs up to $200,000 annually. The cost reductions are a result of having switched from a legacy dealership management system (DMS) provider to Auto/Mate’s DMS; along with paring unnecessary third-party vendors and using the modules within…Continue
Added by Mike Esposito on October 31, 2011 at 9:25am — No Comments
Certain technologies lend themselves really well to mobile application use. Consumers download millions of mobile apps related to gaming, weather, social networking, navigation, travel, restaurants and other forms of entertainment.
But when it comes to business, and dealerships in particular, the market for mobile apps is a little more uncertain. Not all business applications lend themselves well to mobile apps use. For instance, in our business we use a contact management software.…Continue
Added by Mike Esposito on September 27, 2011 at 9:13am — No Comments