CDM Dealer Services

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CDM Dealer Services

Vehicle Inventory Marketing Tips and Best Practices

  • Tip #1 – Minimize & Simplify Vehicle Capture & Updating Time

    Capture vehicles in 5 minutes or less, use DMS Polling to update your inventory, and make any edits for all your retail Web sites in one solution.

  • Tip #2 – Minimize Time to Market

    Get your vehicles online before they’re reconditioned and front-line ready.

  • Tip #3 – Maximize Distribution

    Post your inventory and vehicle photos to as many as 200 retail and wholesale Web sites including the #1 automotive Web site1®.

  • Tip #4 – Maximize Content

    Enter and display detailed comments for each vehicle and leverage accurate vehicle data from Kelley Blue Book, Chrome, and Polk.

  • Tip #5 – Price Competitively

    Control and adjust your price based on competing online classifieds in your marketplace while using Kelley Blue Book® Values as a benchmark.

  • Tip #6 – Snap & Display the Right Quantity of High Quality Photos

    Easily capture several high resolution images of each vehicle to display with your online inventory listings.

  • Tip #7 – Leverage Trusted Trade-in Values to Capture More Leads

    Give your visitors Kelley Blue Book® Trade-In Values and capture their contact information on your Web site.

  • Tip #8 – Reinforce Consumer Trust With Branded Window Stickers

    Print and display Kelley Blue Book® Values and branding on your window stickers to reinforce trust among shoppers.

1 Source: C.A. Walker Research Solutions, Inc. Most Visited Automotive Web Site According to the 2009 Summer Automotive Web Site Usefulness Study.

“CDMdata has been at the core of this strategy for more than seven years. Their technology and support has enabled us to achieve success and provide award winning customer service.”
– David Pilcher
Executive Vice President
National Car Sales