Mercedes-Benz Retail Group
Acquisitions and deals 24 Nov
Pendragon suitor Hedin Group completes Mercedes-Benz Retail Group acquisitions
Pendragon suitor Hedin Mobility Group has secured a foothold in the UK car dealership sector with the acquisition of four franchise points from Mercedes-Benz Retail Group.
Car Dealer News 25 Aug
West Motor Company acquires former Mercedes-Benz Retail Group dealership
West Motor Company is targeting growth with a new car franchise partner after acquiring the former Mercedes-Benz Retail Group dealership in Bromley.
Acquisitions and deals 31 May
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group to sell North London dealerships to Sytner
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group has agreed a deal to sell its North London dealerships to top AM100 car retail group Sytner.
Manufacturer 24 May
Mercedes-Benz to axe 10% of car dealerships as part of 2025 agency model switch
Mercedes-Benz has revealed a plan to axe up to 20% of its German franchised dealerships and 10% of its global network by 2025 as part of its shift to a direct, agency model retail model.
Car Dealer News 17 Feb
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group denies handing technicians 13% pay rise to avoid strike
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group (MBRG) has denied issuing its technicians a 13% pay rise to avoid two days of strike action affecting workshops at nine of its dealerships.
Car Dealer News 13 Jan
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group workers to strike after ‘two-year pay freeze’
Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz Retail Group (MBRG) has been accused of adopting “disgraceful divide and rule tactics" after its technicians voted in favour of a four-day strike over pay.
Acquisitions and deals 17 Nov
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group sells-off Epsom dealership to Sandown Motors
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group has continued to sell-off its UK car retail sites with the sale of its Epsom dealership to Sandown Motors.
People News 12 Nov
LSH Auto appoints former Mazepoint and ASE director Tracy Ellam
Former Mazepoint and ASE director Tracey Ellam is looking forward to putting her “experience in business intelligence” to good use at LSH Auto UK after joining the car retail group as operations director.
People News 8 Oct
The 2021 Inspiring Automotive Women are revealed
The 2021 Inspiring Automotive Women have been revealed following nominations to the Automotive 30% Club and review by a panel of judges.
Car Dealer News 30 Sep
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group proceeds with West London flagship showroom
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group (MBRG) is proceeding with the development of its flagship West London dealership despite its expected sale by the German premium car maker.
Acquisitions and deals 29 Jul
L&L Automotive acquires Mercedes-Benz Retail Group’s Hemel Hempstead dealership
L&L Automotive has acquired Mercedes-Benz Retail Group’s Hemel Hempstead dealership as the German premium car brand acts on plans to sell-off its UK retail operation.
Car Dealer News 21 May
Mercedes assessing sale options for nine-dealership Mercedes-Benz Retail Group
Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that it is considering the sale of its London-centric, nine-dealership Mercedes-Benz Retail Group car retail operation in the UK.
Car Dealer News 26 Jun
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group to close three London dealerships
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group has closed its car dealerships in Bromley, Caterham and Chelsea as part of a “realignment” of its operations in the London market area.
People News 2 Mar
New roles at Lookers, Mercedes-Benz Retail Group and Nissan
Three new roles have been appointed at Lookers, Mercedes-Benz Retail Group and Nissan Motor GB.
People News 11 Dec
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group appoints new chief executive
Mercedes-Benz UK's network operations director Angela Shepherd has been appointed chief executive of its manufacturer-owned dealer business, Mercedes-Benz Retail Group.
Car Dealer News 17 Aug
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group car dealership's 'dangerous' parking criticised by Watford Mayor
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group’s Watford dealership has been criticised by the city's Mayor and nearby residents for ignoring rules and blocking pavements and cycle routes with its "dangerous" car parking.
Digital Marketing 24 Apr
Sandicliffe Motor Group and JCT600 top Equator’s digital experience leader board
Equator has released a report giving insight into dealers’ digital experience, putting Sandicliff and JCT600 above manufacturers.
People News 22 May
Mercedes-Benz recognises best of its British apprentices
The future looks bright for Mercedes-Benz Retail Group’s West Bromley operation after two of its apprentices were named as Britain’s best by the vehicle manufacturer.
Supplier News 6 Apr
Mercedes-Benz Retail contract helps Broadplace win Google award
Winning the contract to become Mercedes-Benz Retail Group’s digital marketing agency was a key factor in Broadplace winning a Google award.
Car Dealer News 5 Sep
Mercedes-Benz Retail appoints new digital marketing agency
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group UK (MBRG) has named Broadplace Advertising as its new digital marketing agency.