There are three bills pending in the California state legislature that could negatively impact dealers and consumers.
According to "The Coalition to to Protect our Freedom to Drive," these bills are SB 956, AB 1534 and AB 1447. The Coalition's website states that some of the results of these bills would be:
Which Mobile Apps Do You Use at The Dealership?
Gary Campbell, Owner, R&R Sales, Inc., Orland, CA: We have a mobile app for our dealership. We … had a third-party company [from] the [San Francisco] Bay Area here in California build us a mobile application so that our customers could, from their phones,…Continue
“Go green.” It sounds easy enough, but where do you start? There are many different things dealers can do to make their operations greener.
A truly green dealership, according to Jim Newman (owner and managing partner of the Newman Consulting Group), is one that’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certified (better known as LEED certified).Obtaining LEED certification is a significant undertaking requiring millions of dollars. However, the…
Do You Have Separate Internet and Sales Departments
or One Blended Sales Floor?
Ryan M. Kolb, Operations Manager, Hines Park Lincoln, Plymouth, MI: "At Hines Park Lincoln, we do not have a separate Internet department. We have had a business development center since 2004 and I…Continue
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2012 Dealers' Choice Awards Winners Announced
SARASOTA, FLA. – April 2, 2012 - Auto Dealer Monthly magazine released the findings of the 2012 Dealers’ Choice Awards in the April 2012 issue. This…Continue