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Is Your Automotive Management System Up to Date?

July 19, 2022
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The automotive industry is undergoing significant changes and advancements as it continues to transition towards electric vehicles. Consumer trends are constantly changing, automotive technology is rapidly improving, and vehicle pricing fluctuates daily. These variables—and many others—can cause your automotive inventory management system to become out-of-date faster than ever before. What’s more, nearly 46 percent of small businesses don’t have a...
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Benefits of Offering Digital Dealership Insurance Coverage

July 12, 2022
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Over the last few years, the automotive industry has been experiencing a rapid shift toward digital car buying processes. End-to-end online car sales and used car buying apps have been gaining traction among younger generations. And with recent inventory shortages and low showroom foot traffic, these are unpredictable times for dealerships. One thing we know for sure moving forward is...
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4 Benefits of Implementing a Direct to Consumer Marketing Strategy

June 14, 2022
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Direct to consumer marketing is completely revolutionizing the way we buy products and services. Instead of relying on crowded retailer environments and expensive advertisements to sell a product, brands are leveraging the vast digital landscape to reach customers.  This marketing tactic isn’t just for selling subscription boxes and packaged mattresses—auto dealers can utilize direct to consumer (DTC) marketing to connect...
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Stay Prepared—What to do if Your Car Breaks Down

June 7, 2022
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We’ve all seen it, some of us have even experienced it first-hand—a driver parked on the side of the road, looking helpless as they stand beside their broken-down vehicle. It’s a situation no one wants to find themselves in.  But vehicle breakdowns happen. Instead of fretting about worst-case scenarios, the best thing you can do to ensure your safety and...
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How to Combat the Vehicle Inventory Shortage

June 1, 2022
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Whether you own a car dealership or simply own a car, you’re probably familiar with the semiconductor chip shortage that has been plaguing the automotive industry for the last couple of years. The chip shortage has had detrimental effects on the production of new cars in the US and experts don’t expect a full pre-pandemic recovery until 2023.  The federal...
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What Happens if A Stolen Car is Recovered and Returned with Damages?

May 10, 2022
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You walk to your driveway one early morning only to find an empty space where your car normally sits. You panic, call your local authorities and report your vehicle stolen. You then file a claim with your insurance provider.  Incredibly, the police find your car a week later, abandoned in an industrial park. You have your vehicle back, but some...
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How Do Thieves Break Into Cars Using Apple Products?

May 4, 2022
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An alarming new crime has been trending across North America since late last year—Apple AirTags have been linked to dozens of accounts of luxury car theft since their release in April of 2021.  Apple AirTags, portable tracking devices intended to help customers keep track of valuable belongings like keys or a wallet, are popping up in police reports in major...
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