Agency agreements: What’s in it for the retailer?
A huge amount has already been said and, no doubt, will be said about agency agreements, but this week’s interviews with Stellantis CEOs Jean-Philippe Imparato at Alfa Romeo and Beatrice Foucher...Read more
Mention agency agreements and everyone in the industry has a view. In the past couple of weeks, I’ve heard from a host of retailers, with views ranging from the mildly positive to the hugely...Read more
A few years back, all the industry consultants were predicting a market consolidation in terms of the number of new car brands. While you could argue this has happened with the likes of Stellatis...Read more
Finally, after almost 100 days, the showroom shutdown ends tomorrow (Monday, 12 April) and retailers can restart selling cars in person. Except that during the past three months, perhaps more than...Read more
As the January new car registrations figures were revealed last week, the SMMT neatly shifted gear and started openly putting pressure on the Government to make sure showrooms were allowed to reopen...Read more
As we start the new year, Auto Retail Network is looking to bolster its team of writers in 2021. In keeping with our strapline of ‘by retailers, for retailers’, we’re looking for experienced...Read more