Market Insight 11 Feb
Automotive sector 'confident' up to 50% of car dealerships could close by 2030
Automotive executives believe that 30% to 50% of car dealerships will be closed by 2030, according to KPMG’s Global Automotive Executive Survey 2019.
Opinion 4 Jan
Integrated data will drive car dealership customer experience step-change, guest opinion
David Morton, sales and solutions director at Arvato UK & Ireland, explains how car retailers and manufacturers can take advantage of the wealth of data available to them to deliver a seamless and proactive customer experience.
Digital Marketing 18 Dec
Car dealers should remind staff that data breaches 'could result in prison term'
Car dealers should remind their staff that a breach of customer data protection legislation could result in a prison term, Dragon 2000 has said.
Technology 6 Aug
CitNOW celebrates ISO 27001 data security standard
CitNOW has achieved ISO 27001 certification for its information security management system (ISMS), showing a commitment to secure data.
Manufacturer 24 Jul
Ford, Tesla and Volkswagen among car manufacturers exposed by data leak
Ford, Tesla, Toyota and Volkswagen were among a number of high-profile manufacturers whose sensitive data was ‘accidentally’ shared online.
Car Dealer News 25 May
90% of dealer enquiries satisfy GDPR with marketing consent, says Marketing Delivery
Dealers are securing consent for future marketing contact for nine out of 10 new customer sales enquiries, according to Marketing Delivery.
Opinion 25 May
Car dealers are the victims of an automotive GDPR 'misguidance scandal' – guest opinion
Many business advisors and leading automotive consultancy firms have fundamentally misguided thousands of car dealerships across the UK, with regards to GDPR.
Opinion 21 May
Guest opinion: How many dealers have overlooked PCI compliance amid GDPR preparations?
GDPR has been putting the frighteners on virtually every business in the UK for the past 12 months and with D-day finally on the horizon, there’s no escaping the panic any time soon.
Opinion 15 May
Connected customer data could open insurance opportunity for car dealers - guest opinion
If you ask the average consumer about car insurance, it’s very possible the answer will include an audible huff of frustration, followed by an expression of exasperation.
Supplier News 14 May
Franchised dealers miss 30% of crucial details on customer records, says Marketing Delivery
Franchised dealers hold inaccurate or incomplete records for 30% of their customers, according to Marketing Delivery research.
Latest News 4 May
Close Brothers issues its top five GDPR compliance tips
Close Brothers Motor Finance has issued its top five tips to help car dealers achieve GDPR compliance after identifying a need for a quick and easy guide to the new legislation.
Digital Marketing 19 Apr
Free webinar TODAY: Is your car dealership GDPR ready?
AM is hosting a free webinar this morning which will help car dealers deliver a positive answer to the question ‘Are you GDPR ready?’ in association with eDynamix.
Market Insight 13 Apr
Car buyers likely to ditch dealers that get their details wrong
Dealers that make mistakes with their customers information risk losing their business, according to new research by Marketing Delivery.
Opinion 10 Apr
Guest opinion: Customer experience strategies must evolve in ‘the passenger economy’
The UK automotive industry is faced with the most significant period of disruption in its history.
Supplier News 22 Mar
Santander’s ‘propensity modelling’ to help dealers increase finance renewals
Santander Consumer Finance has introduced a new Propensity Modelling tool which it claims will help dealers improve their finance renewal rates.
Car Dealer News 2 Mar
Cox Automotive and Santander Consumer Finance offer car dealers GDPR guidance
Cox Automotive is set to host a series of webinars and Santander Consumer Finance will take to the road with its GDPR Inform & Explain Roadshows as car dealers are offered more ways to get up-to-speed with the new data regulations.
Car Dealer News 5 Feb
Leading data expert Ardi Kolah keynote speaker at AM’s GDPR conference
One of the “leading data protection practitioners in Europe” Ardi Kolah will take to the stage as a keynote speaker at AM’s GDPR conference.
Car Dealer News 31 Jan
‘GDPR is not all about marketing’ delegates will be told at AM GDPR Conference
Talks from Geldards solicitors' Sophie Thring and Rachel Mills at the AM GDPR Conference will reveal that "GDPR is not all about marketing".
Latest News 23 Jan
Boards must address glaring gaps in cyber security ahead of GDPR's arrival, warns Optimising IT
Boards believe their IT departments have cyber security covered but often glaring gaps are revealed, according to Optimising IT’s head of cyber Todd Gifford.
Latest News 22 Jan
Fix Auto UK creates GDPR support team for franchisees
Fix Auto UK has appointed a dedicated GDPR support team to help franchisees prepare for the implementation of new legislation.