The Government has lofty ambitions for the number of apprentices it wants to see going into the UK workforce, with a target of three million by 2020. On a relative basis, though, Lookers is arguably...

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The theme of #NAW2018 – National Apprenticeship Week – is showcasing how apprenticeships work and for retailers thinking about taking apprentices on, why not check out the online map about...

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For nearly a year, Vertu hasn’t bought any dealerships, and for a group that has both been born from, and grown by, acquisition, this has been something of a change for chief executive Robert...

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The to and fro between manufacturers and retailers about the achievability, or otherwise, of targets has been a characteristic of the industry for many years. The difference this time is that when the...

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This year, 1 April presents a double whammy of a challenge to auto retailers. If communicating the complexities of the new VED changes to customers isn’t enough, you’ll also have to get to grips...

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Vertu chief executive Robert Forrester has hit out at the introduction of the Government’s new Apprenticeship Levy saying it has been “implemented shambolically”. The levy, which comes into force...

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Marshall Motor Holdings has hardly had a smooth time on the stock market since its IPO almost two years ago. With a share price that initially leapt to almost 200p a share for the first few months,...

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