Carvana opens vending machine in Raleigh

Auto Remarketing Staff

Carvana is opening a car-vending machine in Raleigh, N.C., on Wednesday, its first on the East Coast and sixth overall. The five-story glass facility holds 18 cars and arrives less than two years after the online retailer began free delivery in the North Carolina capital. Carvana’s other vending machines are in... Read More

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Donlen has released FleetWeb Intelligence Visualization Suite, its latest solution in fleet performance management. The tool can show intuitive charts and graphs that are designed to help fleet professionals improve productivity and reduce spending. With the new solution, a fleet professional can quickly view... Read More

DealerSocket names new CEO

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DealerSocket has a new president and chief executive officer. Sejal Pietrzak takes over for Jonathan Ord, the co-founder of the company who has been its CEO for 16 years. Ord remains a strategic investor and board member. Pietrzak had spent the past 12 years at ACTIVE Network, a provider of intelligence solutions,... Read More

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Contact At Once! announced Monday that the United States Patent and Trademark Office recently issued it a patent for a system designed to analyze messages and initiate communication sessions for clients. The new patent was developed to enhance the service that Contact At Once! customers are able to provide... Read More

Chris Hart-Williams, Staff Writer

Podium recently announced the appointment of Matt Murray as senior vice president of strategic accounts as well as new partnerships with DealerSocket and DealerVault. Podium’s latest integration with DealerSocket and DealerVault automates dealers' common interactions, such as collecting reviews and sending... Read More

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CDK Global announced recently that it has partnered with ActivEngage to create Concierge Chat, a messaging tool built directly into CDK Next Gen Websites. The integration of Concierge Chat with the CDK platform provides customers with a professionally managed chat service fitted with features designed to help to drive... Read More

Sharon Kitzman, Dealertrack

Having worked on a number of recent home improvement projects, I’ve learned that a weekend warrior is only as good as her tools. Through my work in the automotive software industry, I’ve learned that the reverse is also true — a tool is only as good as the person using it. The DMS is an effective tool,... Read More

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Pearl Technology Holdings announced Thursday that it has enhanced its on-demand automotive retail platform ShowroomXpress, also known as SRX, with the release of a dynamic website widget that can calculate and present six different payments to car buyers in seconds. The new SRX website widget functions within the... Read More