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All ADM Blog Posts Tagged 'inventory' (110)

In Video Marketing, the Car Should Be the Star

Video marketing is becoming more important as consumers increasingly choose this medium over others. That’s exactly why almost every platform has shifted to a video-centric algorithm.  


I’ve spoken many times about the types of video a dealership should produce outside of inventory videos to create…


Added by Timmy D. James on February 15, 2018 at 4:54am — No Comments

Your 2018 Budget: Volume and Gross Budgeting for Sales

How is your budget shaping up for 2018? Having fun yet?

This is the second part in a series of blogs on how to create a budget that will help you 
achieve your growth goals. In Part 1, I…


Added by Kip Miles on December 13, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Master Video Fundamentals Before Going Social

When I talk to dealers about video marketing, one question I get asked a lot is "What about social?"

In particular the marketing folks want to know what…


Added by Timmy D. James on November 9, 2017 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

How to Convince Online Shoppers to Buy Your Vehicle Vs. the Competition

How do you convince a customer se…


Added by Devin Daly on October 17, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Interaction isn’t ALL you should Measure: Pay Attention to What’s Working!

(Part 4 of a 4-part blog series on vehicle merchandising) 



Added by Devin Daly on August 30, 2017 at 6:39am — No Comments

Empower Your Sales Team for Better Performance

In my lifetime I have visited hundreds…


Added by Bill Wittenmyer on August 30, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Interaction is Key: 5 Inventory Web Display Best Practices

(Part 2 of a 4-piece blog series on vehicle merchandising) 



Added by Devin Daly on August 10, 2017 at 6:44am — No Comments

4 Tips to Master Your Dealership’s Online Presence: Show Your Assets

(Part 1 of …


Added by Devin Daly on July 24, 2017 at 7:30am — No Comments

When States Fight Back

I’ve written a lot about recall awareness and how dealers can…


Added by Chris Miller on May 31, 2017 at 7:00am — No Comments

What Happens When Recalls Start Influencing Buyers?

With the massive onslaught of vehicle recalls it is pretty much guaranteed that all parties involved are paying attention. Today that ranges from consumers to OEMs to dealers to insurance companies; and tomorrow that will soon include rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft.


One of the biggest, and…


Added by Chris Miller on March 10, 2017 at 10:34am — No Comments

Winning the Marketing Game Is About Being Consistent

Baseball players are famous for their superstitions and rituals when performing. Some will refuse to shave. Some will wear their hat backwards. Some will wear the same pair of underwear every game. Do they know if those superstitions or rituals affected the outcome of the game? No. Does it matter? No. Why? Because the…


Added by Timmy D. James on March 2, 2017 at 4:54am — No Comments

Inflatable Gorillas or Videos?

Most dealers have spent many years in the car business. They know what it takes to sell cars. They know when a customer walks onto the lot, the salesperson must give a professional presentation while being able to emotionally connect with and excite the customer into making that…


Added by Timmy D. James on December 22, 2016 at 6:05am — No Comments

AutoBase Selects Flick Fusion's Smart Flicks as Video Marketing Platform for Auto Dealer Inventory Video Solutions

Urbandale, IA--December 19th, 2016--Flick Fusion announced today a new partnership with AutoBase (, a leading provider of inventory merchandising solutions for auto dealerships. AutoBase selected Flick Fusion's Smart Flicks video marketing platform to provide its customers with a full-service solution for implementing video marketing strategies. AutoBase…


Added by Timmy D. James on December 19, 2016 at 6:47am — No Comments

LotPop Releases Inventory Scoring System, LotScore, Focuses Used Car Managers on Top Metrics that Drive Retail Margin

Olathe, KS, November 15, 2016 – LotPop, the virtual dealership management team for franchised new car and independent used car dealerships, announced today LotScore powered by LotPop, a weekly report of a dealers’ top inventory, market and pricing indicators to help drive more used car sales at higher margins. 

LotScore will challenge dealers to question how they traditionally look at inventory management. 

“Dealers using inventory management systems have access to so…


Added by Jim Leman on November 15, 2016 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Kia of Puyallup Increases Website Visitors, Video Views and Sales with Flick Fusion's SmartFlicks Video Marketing Platform

Urbandale, IA--November 15th, 2016--Kia of Puyallup has increased the volume of its website visitors by 23 percent, video views by 500 percent, new car sales by six percent and used car sales by three percent since implementing a new video marketing strategy using…


Added by Timmy D. James on November 15, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Come to Honda dealership to buy the best new and used cars!

Many customers choose to buy a used car over a new one from a franchised dealer rather than a private dealer or broker. The major reason behind this mentality is that most of the used vehicles are inspected and reconditioned. Moreover, the reputed dealers offer additional warranties which gives the customer peace of mind. Honda of Burleson is one such place where you can find the…


Added by hondaofburleson on November 9, 2016 at 1:32am — No Comments

Easy Car Shopping Ideas No One Has Thought of Yet

Are you planning on purchasing a vehicle? Before then, there are easy expert tricks you need to understand to get the perfect deal. First, note that there is a lot at stake including money, time, among others.

Shop Online for Instant Price Quotes

A lot…


Added by Rachelle Wilber on September 21, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Five Types of Videos You Must Have Today

Video content is now the preferred medium for consumers and statistics show that consumer Internet traffic for online video will increase by 80% by the year 2018. That’s not too far away.

And, when both are presented on the same page, consumers would rather watch a video than read text. For that simple…


Added by Timmy D. James on August 18, 2016 at 4:00am — No Comments

Flick Fusion Integrates with DealerHosts, Providing Auto Dealers with Real-Time Alerts for Car Shoppers' Video Viewing Behavior

CRM integration elevates video content from marketing tool to active

and actionable lead generator

Urbandale, IA--August 8th, 2016--Flick Fusion today announced the integration of its SmartFlicks video marketing platform…


Added by Timmy D. James on August 8, 2016 at 6:24am — No Comments

Flagmaster 360 from Wheel’s Auto Holds Flags Open so Marketing and Branding Remain Readable in Blustery Winds – or No Wind at All!

Wheel’s Automotive Dealer Supplies Inc. announced today its revolutionary Flagmaster 360, a new display design that holds flags and banners open in all weather conditions. Wheel’s is North America’s most renowned experts in innovative marketing products for automotive retailers. 

Flagmaster 360 rotates 360-degrees on square or round poles, without the need for shock cords. More…


Added by Jim Leman on August 2, 2016 at 7:39am — No Comments

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