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When will we see the first UK £10bn supergroup?

Saturday’s news that Pendragon, under the command of new CEO Bill Berman, made an approach to Lookers with a view to merge the two firms is interesting on several counts. Firstly, there’s the timing. As one analyst

Auto Retail Agenda: 4 May 2020

  LOOKERS REJECTS PENDRAGON MERGER BID GOVERNMENT CONSULTS RETAILERS OVER REOPENING PLANS ECO PROTEST WARNING FOR DEALERS NEW LOOKERS ONLINE SHOP CORONAVIRUS: AUTO INDUSTRY ROUND-UP LOWER PRICES FUEL DEMAND AFTER

Auto Retail Agenda: 27 April 2020

  TRADE PLATE TEST DRIVE CLARITY SOUGHT EDEN SHUTTERED ‘TO PROTECT EMPLOYMENT’ MID-MAY RETURN TO WORK? HOW TO PREPARE YOUR SHOWROOM FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING CORONAVIRUS: auto industry round-up AUTONATION, PENSKE

Five facts about pre-lockdown auto retail

Away from all the coronavirus chaos, the UK automotive retailing industry has some interesting tales to tell The 2020 Auto Retail Network Franchising Report shines a fascinating light on the industry as it stands

Auto Retail Agenda: 20 April 2020

  NFDA ISSUES ONLINE SALES CAR DELIVERY GUIDANCE CORONAVIRUS LARGE BUSINESS LOANS LAUNCH TODAY POST-LOCKDOWN STOCK WARNING DICK LOVETT, PREMIER CAR SUPERMARKET PLANS CORONAVIRUS: AUTO INDUSTRY ROUND-UP CAR DEALERS

Auto Retail Agenda: 13 April 2020

  MARSHALL’S BOSS URGES THE SPIRIT OF LOCKDOWN HARWOODS REPORTS ROS DROP TO 0.6% VAUXHALL MD: CAR BUYING TO CHANGE FOREVER IMI TO CLARIFY QUALIFICATIONS FOR 2020 LEARNERS CORONAVIRUS: AUTO INDUSTRY ROUND-UP

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