Dealers remain vital as appetite for online auto sales grows

Consumers are becoming increasingly confident about buying a car online, but the vast majority still want to visit a showroom during the process, according to new research. Automotive e-commerce solutions company iVendi found that 87% of consumers feel that visiting a car showroom is an important part of the car buying process, even though 79% would be confident buying online.

Dealers remain vital as appetite for online auto sales grows

May 23, 2018

Consumers are becoming increasingly confident about buying a car online, but the vast majority still want to visit a showroom during the process, according to new research. Automotive e-commerce solutions company iVendi found that 87% of consumers feel that visiting a car showroom is an important part of the car buying process, even though 79% would be confident buying online.

HPD Software CEO Kevin Day celebrates global growth and award win

The chief executive officer of HPD Software has outlined ambitions for growth of more than 20% in 2018 following a major award win. Expected growth at the working capital finance solutions company will take annual revenue from £13 million to £16 million as it expands its international customer base from 128 to 140 installations in more than 50 countries.

HPD Software CEO Kevin Day celebrates global growth and award win

May 01, 2018

The chief executive officer of HPD Software has outlined ambitions for growth of more than 20% in 2018 following a major award win. Expected growth at the working capital finance solutions company will take annual revenue from £13 million to £16 million as it expands its international customer base from 128 to 140 installations in more than 50 countries.

Innovation award for LeaseTeam

Global technology company LeaseTeam Inc has received a 2018 Business Excellence Award for Innovation from the Greater Omaha Chamber. Founded in 1989 by Russ Hallberg and Randy Haug, LTi launched the first Windows-based application in the equipment finance industry in 1992. It later launched a new configurable lease and loan management platform called ASPIRE. The award comes following a review of the company’s history, milestones in growth, leadership philosophy and philanthropic involvement.

Innovation award for LeaseTeam

Apr 30, 2018

Global technology company LeaseTeam Inc has received a 2018 Business Excellence Award for Innovation from the Greater Omaha Chamber. Founded in 1989 by Russ Hallberg and Randy Haug, LTi launched the first Windows-based application in the equipment finance industry in 1992. It later launched a new configurable lease and loan management platform called ASPIRE. The award comes following a review of the company’s history, milestones in growth, leadership philosophy and philanthropic involvement.

Toyota Financial Services New Zealand invests in future mobility

Toyota Financial Services in New Zealand has invested in car-sharing company Mindkin as part of a move beyond financing vehicles to become a mobility services company. Mindkin’s core technology product, Hourfleet, allows more efficient sharing of pool cars with a simplified booking service and vehicle access. Users of the Mindkin platform can unlock and start vehicles using their mobile phones, with access determined by whether they have booked a slot to use the vehicle through an online system.

Toyota Financial Services New Zealand invests in future mobility

Apr 27, 2018

Toyota Financial Services in New Zealand has invested in car-sharing company Mindkin as part of a move beyond financing vehicles to become a mobility services company. Mindkin’s core technology product, Hourfleet, allows more efficient sharing of pool cars with a simplified booking service and vehicle access. Users of the Mindkin platform can unlock and start vehicles using their mobile phones, with access determined by whether they have booked a slot to use the vehicle through an online system.