Inventory Management

  • The Paradox of Choice Within Automotive

    Americans make an average of 70 different choices a day. We decide between coffee flavors, songs on the radio, business investments, romantic partners, groceries, and more. When we make a choice, we are distinguishing between millions of alternatives. Companies pride themselves on offering the upper limit of choice; because that’s what customers want, right? But is an abundance of […]

  • Green Consumers Are Here To Stay

    Is Your Dealership Prepared to Withstand the Green Revolution? Millennials, Gen X’ers, and Baby-Boomers alike have become increasingly environmentally conscious consumers.  With rising energy costs and the state of the economy, it is more important than ever to offer “green” options at your dealership. And we’re not just talking about cars; “green” customers are looking for the entire buying […]

  • Taking Vehicle Videos

    Improve the user experience with better engaging videos With mobile users on the rise, it’s more important than ever for dealerships to incorporate original vehicle video content as part of their marketing mix. It’s much more engaging and easy for a mobile user to access vehicle videos, than read an entire article. CIO.com offers these […]

  • Marketing New Vs. Used Inventory

    Relevant features change depending on the segment Many dealerships face the challenge of selling both new and used cars. Knowing how to segment your market, and target effectively, is key to success in the Automotive Industry. A Multi-Channel Marketing Mix will position your dealership best in the marketplace. These two shoppers have very different needs and […]

  • Top 10 Tips for Taking the Best Vehicle Photos

    Tip #1: Research camera options and settings The best camera for an apparel store or restaurant is not necessarily the best camera for your dealership. First, it is important that you select a camera with features like polarized filters that help eliminate the glare off car windows. Next, to avoid capturing your reflection in the frame, look to self-timers and tripods. Finally, ensure that the vehicle photos […]

  • What’s the Future of “Hands- Free” Devices and Will They Be Safe?

    By: Brandon Sowash Intern, Dominion Dealer Solutions We all know that texting and driving are strictly prohibited and even illegal in most states, but vehicle manufacturers seem to have fixed that problem by integrating with hands free devices. The real question is “Are these hands- free devices safe?” We’ll review some reasons why there is […]

  • #DD15 Automotive Video Retargeting Part 2

    Dealers attending this #DD15 workshop reviewed 5 different types of automotive videos: those for lead generation, owner follow up, parts, service, and inventory walk- around videos. The session reviewed the hardware and software needed, as well as how to write, produce and successfully disseminate those videos. Dealers learned how to get their videos in front […]

  • Automotive Video Retargeting for Today’s Internet-Driven Dealerships

    Danny James, Video Product Manager for Dominion Dealer Solutions, and Jordan Hyatt, Senior Product and Solutions Specialist for Google, led an instructional session on video retargeting to a standing room only crowd on Tuesday afternoon at #DD15 in Las Vegas. Many of the attendees also requested copies of the presentation, which will be sent out […]

  • Dominion Dealer Solutions Launches Inventory Health

    Dominion Dealer Solutions, the nation’s largest provider of comprehensive inventory management solutions, data services and merchandising tools, as well as a leading provider of automotive data, announced today the addition of Inventory Health to the Dominion Inventory suite.  Dominion’s Inventory Health gives dealers a quick way to identify areas needing improvement, monitor progress, and improve […]

  • Dominion Dealer Solutions Announces Managed IT Services Based on Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Windows Intune

    Norfolk, VA – Dominion Dealer Solutions, the nation’s largest provider of comprehensive inventory management solutions, data services and merchandising tools, as well as a leading provider of automotive data, announced today the launch of a suite of cloud-based services based on Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Windows Intune and Microsoft Azure technology.  This combined platform is […]

  • Dominion Dealer Solutions Launches Adaptive Automated Commenting Tool for Vehicle Inventory

    Dominion Dealer Solutions Launches Adaptive Automated Commenting Tool for Vehicle Inventory Dominion StoryBuilder provides rich content for dealership inventory Norfolk, VA – February 7, 2013 – Dominion Dealer Solutions, the nation’s largest provider of comprehensive inventory management solutions, data services and merchandising tools, as well as a leading provider of automotive data, announced today the […]