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Ally Financial

Ally Launches New Web-based Training Platform for Dealers

Ally Financial, formerly General Motors Acceptance Corp., Monday introduced a new, interactive Web-based training site for dealers called the Performance Development Center, which provides dealership employees customized training specifically designed for their dealership role.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2013

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California Auto Dealer Tech Firm Moving Big Office Into Ferndale

A San Diego technology company focused on digital media marketing for auto dealers is expanding its office near Nine Mile and Woodward in Ferndale.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2012

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Auto Dealers That Embrace Tech, Digital Culture Will Thrive

Astute auto dealers will find opportunities in technology and digital culture to strengthen their balance sheets and increase net worth in 2012, according to predictions by Plante Moran, PLLC, one of the nation’s largest accounting and business advisory firms, in its just released 2012 Auto Dealer Outlook.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2012


RouteOne Compliance Dashboard Now Available

RouteOne LLC announced today the introduction of the Compliance Dashboard, a free tool that provides dealers a visual assessment of the dealership’s compliance status for all applicable deals. Dealers may track compliance at both a dealership and transactional level.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2012

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Dealership Profits Rising

A new report shows that car dealers are making some pretty good profits, and the money isn’t coming from selling new cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011


Nuspire Networks, Automotive Compliance Team Up For Auto Retailers

Commerce Township-based Nuspire Networks and Crystal Lake, Ill.-based Automotive Compliance Consultants announced a partnering agreement to provide end-to-end OSHA, FCRA, EEOC and other physical and Internet compliance services to auto retailers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011


Polk Study: Online Vehicle Shopping Influences Dealership Choice

Study shows 58 percent of used vehicle buyers and half of new vehicle buyers said their Internet research was the most influential element in their vehicle search, and ultimately led them to the dealership where they made their vehicle purchase


Open Dealer Exchange In Deal With Westlake

Troy-based Open Dealer Exchange LLC Tuesday announced an agreement with Los Angeles, Calif.-based Westlake Financial Services for credit application intergration directly within auto dealers’ Dealership Management System software.