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In my first blog article, I talked about how to start evaluating the right DMS for your dealership. This blog is a continuation of…Continue
Added by Veronica Dunford on July 17, 2019 at 7:34am — No Comments
Federal law currently prohibits dealerships from selling any new vehicle with an open safety recall to consumers. And now, Democratic Senators Richard Blumenthal (Democrat - Connecticut) and Edward Markey (Democrat - Minnesota) have reintroduced legislation that also prohibits the sale of used cars with open safety recalls, according to…Continue
Added by Dan Beres on July 17, 2019 at 7:00am — No Comments
New leads are important, and you always want to keep the pipeline full.
Yet, it can cost as much as five times more to attract a new customer than to retain an existing one.
Added by Bill Wittenmyer on July 17, 2019 at 5:00am — No Comments
Inovatec Systems Corp., a provider of industry-leading, cloud-based software solutions for all financial institutions, and ZestFinance, a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) software, today announced their strategic partnership to enhance lending procedures in the financial services industry.
Inovatec will integrate Zest Automated Machine Learning software (ZAML) into its business process management technology to help lenders immediately improve their underwriting results with…Continue
Added by John Sternal on July 16, 2019 at 8:55am — No Comments
According to Social Media Today,…Continue
Added by Paul Moran on July 16, 2019 at 7:25am — No Comments
The future is now.
At Local Search Group we pride ourselves on knowing that, “We are the now part of a now business.”
So, let’s take a look behind the curtain…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on July 16, 2019 at 6:20am — No Comments
Driving is a safe activity, as long as it is taken seriously. Cautious drivers are far less likely to get into trouble. However, cautious drivers aren’t the only ones, and accidents can happen to them even if they are very experienced. This is why being cautious and fully focused is the key to avoiding trouble. There are some things you should think about before you sit behind the wheel in order to make your drive even safer and lower the risk of…Continue
Added by John Tailor on July 16, 2019 at 2:20am — No Comments
SureSale enters the Louisville market with certified used vehicle program that offers consumers peace of mind and auto dealerships a turnkey vehicle certification program, including a free CAReport, 150-point inspection, 5-month, 5,000-mile warranty, and a 5-day exchange guarantee
Los Angeles, CA – July 15,…Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on July 15, 2019 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Imagine you have a set of videos from your most satisfied clients, talking about how much they love working with you. Imagine you can use these videos, again and again, to win over more clients than you know what to do with. Imagine that by doing this, you build deeper relationships with existing clients, and you save time and money because you outsourced all the legwork to WinWin Videos. And imagine these videos get finished faster than ever.
Added by jon nigbor on July 15, 2019 at 10:30am — No Comments
Mason City Iowa, July 15, 2019 -- DealerBuilt, a proven enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile…Continue
Added by Michael Trasatti on July 15, 2019 at 7:52am — No Comments
Added by Michia Rohrssen on July 15, 2019 at 7:35am — No Comments
Quite some time has passed since the launch of Mahindra XUV300 on the Indian roads. So it is time for the Mahindra XUV300 Review 2019. The automaker is on a roll with at least threeproducts launched in 6 months. All of these cars can be said to be passing the test of the Indian market with flying colours, the third being the XUV300. This addition is a sub-4-metre SUV which follows the same nomenclature as that of its sibling - the XUV500. The car is a part of a rapidly…Continue
Added by Kavya Sharma on July 15, 2019 at 12:00am — No Comments
In this video blog, Jim Flint, CEO, and Founder of Local Search Group discusses advertising spend, and various ways to allocate your budget via cost per sale thinking.
Added by Jim Flint on July 12, 2019 at 7:00am — No Comments
If that pace continues, profit margins will be wiped out by 2025. It appears that the front-end grosses dealers enjoyed 10 or 15 years ago are never coming back.
Added by Scot Eisenfelder on July 12, 2019 at 6:00am — No Comments
Added by Crystal Hartwell on July 11, 2019 at 11:00am — No Comments
Though every vehicle today comes with a recommended maintenance schedule from the manufacturer, many consumers don’t follow them.
What’s worse, some may not even know they exist! We recently surveyed 1,000 auto dealer customers and found that younger generations are less…
Added by Jeff Giere on July 11, 2019 at 7:30am — No Comments
In a quick review of dealership’s websites, I find that many are almost entirely sales focused and tend to neglect the one department that brings the most significant percentage of profit… service.
Go ahead. Take a look at a few dealership websites. Service tends to be the…
Added by Ed Barton on July 11, 2019 at 7:00am — No Comments
Maintaining your fleet is a critical part of any business operation. The potential losses from a breakdown are huge. There could be late shipments, spoiled product, or even an accident, any of which will result in big costs to the business. On top of that, there will be repair bills that will ring up much higher than the appropriate preventive steps would have been. It is absolutely true that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Here are some simple steps for keeping your trucks…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on July 10, 2019 at 2:46pm — No Comments
Dealers, do your computers still run the Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 2003 operating systems? Do you have a Windows Server 2008? Be aware that your machines are vulnerable to a new type of malware called BlueKeep that’s seeking to infect thousands of computers and could be more destructive than the WannaCry ransomware outbreak of 2017.Continue
Added by Erik Nachbahr, CISSP on July 10, 2019 at 6:32am — No Comments
Global LD Trucks and Pick Up Sales to hit 6.7 million and 5.6 million respectively in 2019.
North America, India, Latin America, China, Japan and Korea will lead the growth of the global LCV market, while the US leads the pick up sales, China is the clear…
Added by Jitender Sharma on July 10, 2019 at 1:30am — No Comments