Brokers said they are experiencing supply and lead-time issues although it does vary from OEM to OEM. One broker reported that a prestige brand recently cancelled up to 100 orders due to be built this year and decided to close 2021/22 model year production on two models altogether.
Unique product removes the need for brokers to manually input information between a quotation and vehicle procurement system, the addition of the vehicle procurement module offers a complete end-to-end digital solution, making communication easier, allows greater transparency in a post-covid world while minimising the risk of mistakes being made.
New software includes Quotevine's new, innovative vehicle procurement module. Giving brokers respite from more traditional software, the new module allows for maximum transparency and ensures that consumers are offered the best possible service as brokers can communicate with dealers instantly, finding the best deals and complete management of the delivery process.
This latest development is adds to Quotevine's already extensive solution. The new vehicle procurement module allows for maximum transparency from brokers and dealerships, meaning the complete process from enquiry to delivery can be managed in one system.
Due to the interest in understanding and becoming an Appointed Representative across our industry, the LBF's promotional programme acts as a funnel for inquiries backed by an active generation machine. It will also become the go-to directory for individuals and businesses looking for clarity on AR and Partnership Programmes and to find out which Brokers are offering AR facilities.
Brokers we have been in touch with over the past few days all report an increase in customer contact, particularly via email, social media, telephone and even “zoom” calls while some have created new roles specifically for this.
Portfolio of products can provide your customers with flexible alternatives to long term lease contracts.
The sector must embrace change and make critical preparations to maximize pent up opportunity and future-proof their businesses for successful operation in a post-pandemic world.
Vehicle makers, the SMMT and dealers have been calling for discounts or a scrappage scheme to help boost sales following months of pandemic shutdown.
Federation's multi-programme, full day event at Epsom Race Course on December 9 includes a Conference, Workshops, an Electric Vehicle Ride and Drive and Meet the Partner sessions.
The LBF has had to cancel a number of events where Graham Prince was hoping to introduce himself and to hear everyone’s views about the Federation and what more we can do to support Brokers moving forward.
LBF members are working with businesses to extend car and van contracts as well as mitigate potential charges. Businesses may be suffering financial difficulties, while others may need to extend contracts during or have concerns around mileage excess charges due to the increase workload.