What percentage of your new car business each month is pre-registrations?
AM Executive Breakfast Club
The collision between manufacturer aspirations and dealer margins and cost pressures and its “horrific” effect on used car values and renewal business is highlighted in an AM video.
The new AM100, based on exclusive research was revealed last night revealing, alongside actual financial performance, the confidence of senior executives in the UK vehicle franchised sector.
Talking to finance directors it is of significant concern that should their company be named and shamed their position in the company may be at risk.
The abolition of the paper counterpart driving licence will encourage companies to refresh their risk management policies, says Licence Bureau.
What are manufacturers doing in the aftersales sphere?
Consumer spending patterns are reflecting a rising desire to buy cleaner cars, according to the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA).
By 2020, more than 90% of new vehicles sold will have some telematics capability, making the vehicle part of a dealer's DMS, said CDK Global's Mike Norridge
Car dealers are being altered to the increase in the penalty for not paying the national minimum wage from £20,000 per employer to £20,000 per employee.
Car dealers can learn the techniques to create an agile business culture from an organisation supported by the likes of Microsoft and John Lewis.
Growth in the UK new car market is slowing, with May's registrations of 198,706 units only a 2.4% rise over the same month last year.
Annual used car sales surged to a six-year high in 2014 to a total of 6.89 million vehicles.
Motor retailing faces challenges from multiple touchpoints in the customer lifecycle leading to an inconsistent experience, says Grass Roots' Adam Goran
Dealers would like fleets to better plan ahead their remarketing model mix when purchasing their vehicles.
Car manufacturers’ staff incompetence and poor attitude is 'damaging consumer trust'.
The deadline for the implementation of the ADR Directive into UK law is July 9, 2015, yet few dealers, if any, have heard of it let alone implemented it.
Manufacturer offers for retail new car buyers - updated monthly
A host of pictures from the 2015 AM Awards at the ICC in Birmingham
7 July 2015, Competitive + Benefits
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