As indicators of a positive business culture go, a return-on-sales percentage which regularly outstrips that of staff turnover is hard to beat.
AM100 car dealer group Lookers has announced that chief executive Andy Bruce and chief operating officer Nigel McMinn are leaving at the end of this year.
Lookers chief executive Andy Bruce is set to take on the Industry Leader Challenge, which raises funds and awareness for motor industry charity Ben.
The AM Award 2017 for business leader of the year went to Andy Bruce, chief executive, Lookers.
Lookers boosted its revenues by 17% to £4.3 billion in 2016, with much of its growth coming from increased sales at its existing businesses.
Former Nissan vice president of global sales Allan Rushforth has joined AM100 dealer group Lookers as managing director, as Nigel McMinn has been promoted.
Lookers has celebrated the opening of its £12 million Jaguar Land Rover West London dealership.
Lookers has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire seven-site Warwick Holdings, trading as Drayton Group, for £55.4m.
Lookers has entered into a conditional agreement to sell its parts business to Automotive Alliance for £120 million.
Lookers is looking to grow its representation in Yorkshire as part of its plans to double the size of its business in the county.
Lookers has reported continued improvements in all areas of its business during Q3 this year, boosted by a strong September.
The boss of Lookers said the AM100 car dealer group is getting calls from customers concerned about the Volkswagen emissions testing scandal.
Top five AM100 group Lookers has acquired Benfield Motor Group and its 30 dealerships for £87.5 million in cash.
Lookers has today announced it has increased its Jaguar representation by acquiring the Amersham business from Jardine Motors Group.
Lookers’ chief executive Andy Bruce says he would acquire more dealerships in Scotland.
Car dealer Lookers, number four in the AM100, has reported the seventh successive year of profit improvement in the six months to June 30, 2015.
National car dealer group Lookers welcomed Audi UK director Andre Konsbruck to open its new £3.5 million 6.5 acre used Audi car dealership in Hamilton, Glasgow.
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