Excerpt: " ... [B]oiled down to their core, [our findings] include our belief that the economic value of these [factory impage] programs remains only weakly demonstrated, our worry that program cost is excessively high, and our concern that such programs may not be best preparing automotive retailers for the future evolution of our industry."
Excerpt: "The boss of Chrysler, Fiat and Fiat Industrial is one very unusual management mosaic: a cigarette-puffing, music-loving, gadget-obsessed, speed-demon Italo-Canadian lawyer and accountant who has revived iconic but dysfunctional automobile companies on both sides of the Atlantic."
Excerpt: "The Car and Automobile Manufacturing industry lies second on the list of more than 700 industries in regard to year-on-year employment growth as a percentage. This industry is expected to expand employment by 15.7%, and revenue growth of over 17% in 2011 will be a key factor in the need to employ more people."
Excerpt: "U.S. franchised auto dealers have invested $233.5 billion in their independent businesses. This investment represents more capital than the total industrial assets of any of the world’s largest automakers."
|Casesa Shapiro Group|
Excerpt: A recent survey by TVB and Futures Company found that television is still king among the growing list of advertising platforms used by dealerships. But car commercials are not always effective at closing the deal.
|TVB and Futures Co.|