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Auto auctions offer an amazing way to sell or buy your favorite…
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22-Page Report Summarizes Market Potential and Provides In-Depth Evaluation of Flick Fusion's Smart Flicks Video Marketing Platform
Urbandale, IA--July 17, 2017--Flick Fusion today announced that PCG Research, a premier product research provider for retail automotive companies, released an in-depth evaluation of Flick Fusion's…Continue
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Amazon. A giant in anything it sets its sight on. Now though, Amazon has decided to break into the automotive market, with excitement following its every move.
Amazon.com, Inc. is launching a new automotive service geared toward car buyers. This new service is another sign of…
In this report, we highlight a dozen email marketing agencies that are generating highly unusual traffic to dealership…Continue
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New consumer survey from DMEautomotive released in conjunction with National Collision Awareness month reveals that 'distracted driving' activities are still rampant: 28% surveyed admitted that they text; half eat or talk on the phone; 5% read, work on laptop, floss or shave while driving; young…Continue
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Key Auto Industry Developments
• August U.S. light vehicle sales broken just above 16 million unit SAAR for the first time since November 2007, and…Continue
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ALBANY, N.Y. – March 18th, 2013 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems, the highest rated dealership management system (DMS) provider, announced today that it has fully integrated with CAR-Research XRM, a single-source CRM solution uniquely branded as; “XRM, Extreme CRM.” For auto dealers using either product, the integration expands the number of vendor choices, while dealers using both systems can benefit from real-time, bi-directional data delivery.
“Our Open/Mate platform makes it…Continue
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Kelley Blue Book Research Verifies That Both New and Used Vehicle Shoppers Respond to Actual Photos, Not Stock Photography on Dealer Web Sites
According to a new study conducted by…Continue
Facebook roughly has about 1 Billion Users. Here in the Local Palm Beach County Market, there are 207,940 Local Facebook Users from the age of 18 to 60 Male + Female with, "Include Cities Within Option" OFF.
- Within a 10 Mile Radius of West Palm Beach there are…
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The latest projections show that by 2014, nearly three-quarters of all US internet users will watch video online at least once per month. If you are like many dealers we have spoken with about their video marketing needs, you are probably asking this fundamental question: how do I measure the success of my video marketing efforts?
Here is what one survey of advertisers and agencies in North America…Continue
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One interesting set of findings is…Continue
Nielsen Research Releases Automotive Mobile Path to Purchase Study
On November 14, 2012 Nielsen, xAd and Telmetrics released the third part (Automotive) of their “mobile path to purchase” study conducted earlier this year.…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 18, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
My wife and I have some wonderful friends whose restaurant serves up some of the most delicious Latin cuisine. Pedro and Adrianna have the warmest hearts. So, when they told me about the car salesperson they had fallen in love with several years prior, who never bothered to follow up with them after the sale, I could feel their disappointment.
They loved this…Continue
You know about the elephant, that “topic” nobody seems to want to recognize and talk about.…Continue
You know, the up who paid MSRP, plopped down a substantial down payment and had an 800 Beacon score.
Is that what the math says…is that reality or just a lazy way to shift responsibility…Continue
You know, the group of sales associates standing together commiserating about life. They take turns sharing frustrations about the weather, their spouses, the dealership…Continue