Is ‘voluntary redundancy’ the right route for Ford’s network?
Ford’s plans to cut almost half its retailer network over the next four years is not surprising. Today, Ford has 400 franchise points. The next nearest brand in terms of outlets is Vauxhall which is...Read more
There are several hundred million different possible permutations of Audi models on offer today. A vast model range, multitude of engines and dozens of colours, trims and options mean it’s easy for...Read more
An interesting study this week has shown the auto retail industry in a glittering light. Reputation.com, which provides online reputation management, conducts an annual Retail Reputation Report. It...Read more
We’ve written a lot about car CO2 emissions recently because of the impact the new 95g/km target will have on not just car makers, but also retailers and customers. And I don’t expect to the...Read more
Auto retail PLCs dominated Auto Retail Agenda in 2019, with developments at Inchcape, Pendragon and Lookers all featuring amongst our top 10 most-read stories of the year. Inchcape’s plans to sell...Read more
Since 2015, average new car CO2 emissions have been going in the wrong direction. Everyone knows why this is so bad: colloquially known as CAFE, it’s the 2020-on EU range-wide average of 95g/km CO2....Read more