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Average dealer staff salary up 9% to £35,000 in 2016 - BDO

Dealer staff pay has increased modestly with employees across all job roles benefiting – not just senior management.

Ford appoints 'true visionary' Jim Hackett as president and CEO

Ford Motor Company has announced the appointment of “true visionary” Jim Hackett as its new president and chief executive among a series of changes at the top of its senior leadership team.

ICO issues fine over car dealer's 360,000 marketing texts

The Information Commissioner’s Office has handed used car retailer Concept Car Credit Limited a £40,000 after sending hundreds of thousands of unsolicited marketing text messages.

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The 2016 UK Franchised Dealer Report

AM’s fourth edition of our annual UK Franchised Dealer Report drills down into the detail of the risks and opportunities presented in 2015 and includes expert insight into what lies ahead.

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Skoda Live Tour

Škoda launches Live Tour, its first digital showroom

Škoda customers can now engage in an online consultation and experience the brand’s latest models via its website.

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Marshall is best UK automotive employer in 2017 Great Place to Work awards

Marshall Motor Holdings has been named the top automotive company in the latest Great Place to Work survey.

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Dealers enjoy record March profits - ASE

The average UK car dealer enjoyed record profits in March on the back of record breaking new car registrations, making more than £114,000.

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Toyota Prius is Auto Trader's fastest seller for second time in 2017

Alternative fuel vehicles maintained a presence among Auto Traders monthly report on the UK’s fastest-selling used cars – Toyota’s Prius taking top spot during April.