RVFS has great deals on vehicles in the form of #LeaseReturns and #RentalFleet phase outs. All vehicles have low miles and rare ready to go. Lenders are needing #wholesale #usedcarsforsale value offers in order to let go. For full details and to submit your offer on all or one: www.RepoVehiclesForSale.com
(6) 2011 #ToyotaCorolla L w/26,000-30,000 mi, 4 cyl, At/Air/PW/PDL/CC/Tilt, Stock stereo, etc. Phased our Rental…Continue
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“Where you at?” Hearing this mauling of the English language is one of the most frustrating experiences in the history of the universe – yes, the whole universe! Probably the next most frustrating moment is clicking on a LIVE CHAT icon and having nobody home. Kind of like when your friend invites you in for a beverage and TV ballgame and didn’t actually have any beverages…or a…Continue
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How Often Should Your Advertising Messages Change?
► How Consistent Is Your Content?
► When Should You Update Website Sliders?
► How Long Should Campaigns Run?
► When Do You Need A New Commercial?
Do you have the type of personality that you feel you must always be changing your marketing strategy for it to work? To build your brand you need to convey a consistent message with content that is recognizable across multiple platforms. That's this week on…
Added by Paul Potratz on December 10, 2013 at 12:09pm — No Comments
How easy is it to do business with your business? How easy is it to get help? …resolve a problem? …answer a question? The answer to those questions is probably that you don’t know because you’ve never tried to do any of those things.
Want a real report card on how your staff is doing? Try being your own…Continue
Added by Alan Mosher on December 10, 2013 at 8:22am — No Comments
Hello and welcome to this week’s Used Car Market Report from Ricky Beggs and Black Book. The Thanksgiving holiday and Black Friday are well behind us and we have had a full week of retail and wholesale activity to…Continue
Added by John Sternal on December 9, 2013 at 4:21pm — No Comments
On October 24, 2013, Instagram announced that they would become the next social media giant to offer up advertising space on their mobile platform. From the consumer’s perspective, it’s easy to understand the resentment towards the announcement. One of the biggest perks of the platform was that users could…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on December 9, 2013 at 10:46am — No Comments
Engaging Your Mobile Shoppers
► Keep Customers In The Store
► Share The Mobile Experience
► Eliminate "Be Back" Mentality
► Use Competition To Your Advantage
You learned last week in part one how to use mobile marketing to keep your customers on your website. This week I'll share how you keep those customers around once they are in your showroom. That's this week on Hard…
Added by Paul Potratz on December 6, 2013 at 3:52pm — No Comments
This year’s Black Friday chaos and record-breaking Cyber Monday sales created quite the stir around the Potratz lunch table. Sharing pictures of our weekend steals and comparing our shopping lists, my co-workers and I…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on December 6, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments
I am currently recruiting for several positions located in the Atlanta, Georgia Area, (Smyrna) and I am currently accepting resumes.
The positions listed below will be opening early January 2014.
If you are interested, please feel free to send me your resume, I can also send a job description to you as well.
The positions are as follows:
Added by D Scarbriel on December 5, 2013 at 3:16pm — No Comments
Here is the latest Used Car Market report, with data from Ricky Beggs and Black Book. With an overall average segment depreciation of -1.7% during November, the market appeared to be better than the October average…Continue
Added by John Sternal on December 4, 2013 at 12:24pm — No Comments
Despite the difficulties faced with rising interest rates and government furlough, CNBC’s Jim Cramer has stated that the Automobile Industry is going through a renaissance. Cramer notes that Ford US Auto Sales grew 12.2% in the last calendar year while Toyota Motor also announced a 22.8% percent growth, which is significantly larger than their 15.6% expectation. Another positive note is that GM reported better-than-expected sales with a 14.7% sales growth, in comparison to their 11%…Continue
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A new article for Car Dealerships
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Use These Two Tactics To Increase Conversions
► You Won't See This In Brick-and-Mortar
► Create A Hard-To-Ignore Call To Action
► Get Customers Taking Action Sooner
► Attract Those Looking To Buy Right Now
Today, I have two proven tactics for you to increase your conversions. One tactic appeals to those shopping to buy now and the other will bring in those with selective interests. That's this week on…
Added by Paul Potratz on December 3, 2013 at 12:42pm — No Comments
A recent analysis of prices on today’s most popular car leases from Swapalease.com reveals that the Ford Fusion and Escape have the second- and third-highest jump in prices, respectively, over the last twelve months. Monthly lease prices on the Escape have risen 13.0% since November 2012, and prices on the Fusion have gone up 17.1% during the same period. Only the Infiniti G37 has risen more at 20.2% over the last twelve months. The twist to this data is that a recent…
Added by John Sternal on December 3, 2013 at 10:03am — No Comments
In years past the auto buying cycle was, on average, about 71 hours. Times have changes; in this day and age the shopping cycle has been elongated. Consumers are now able to go online and do their own research: the buying cycle now stretches anywhere for 45 to 90 days. 92-99% of shoppers are researching online before ever stepping foot into a dealership. So where does this leave you?
Statistics show that the average amount that dealerships spend to sell per car is $604.00. However, it…Continue
Added by Rebecca Ward on December 3, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
When is the last time your dealership had a progressive training solution?
Is your dealership handling phone calls just like the “guy” down the street?
For generations automotive professionals have been provided automotive phone training…Continue
Added by Stan Sher on December 2, 2013 at 10:00pm — No Comments
Attracting Mobile Shoppers
► Over 80% Shop For Vehicles Online
► Numbers Are Decreasing For Desktop Users
► More Customers Are Turning To Mobile
► Tune Your Message To These Customers
Automotive shopping habits have evolved rapidly over the past 18 years. Customers quickly adapted to shopping on the internet and now those habits are changing again. Are you prepared to keep up? That's this week on…
Added by Paul Potratz on December 2, 2013 at 2:12pm — No Comments
Welcome to the December edition of Beggs on the Specialty Markets, with data and analysis from Ricky Beggs of Black Book. The Black Book editors that focus their efforts to track and report the specialty markets…Continue
Added by John Sternal on December 2, 2013 at 12:07pm — No Comments
When thinking about safety at your facility, most often we consider safety procedures that we follow, and policies that are written to avoid tragedy or deal with them in the event of an incident. However, facility safety is a broad concept, including things as seemingly innocuous as lighting.
Poor lighting creates an assortment of potential issues, varying from things such as increased trip, slip, and fall hazards to eye straining. Poor lighting comes in many forms, including…Continue
Added by Rebecca Ward on December 2, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments