Canadian Black Book is renaming its annual Canadian auto industry golf tournament. From now on, the tournament, which is in its 21st year,  will be called The Canadian Black Book Kathy Ward Golf Tournament, in memory of the company’s former chief executive officer. Ward, who worked at CBB for nearly... Read More

Dealertrack introduces new mobile app updates

Auto Remarketing Canada Staff

Dealertrack recently announced that it has introduced several upgrades for its new mobile application in an effort to improve and evolve dealer productivity. In addition to providing dealers access to credit application and contract activity quickly, via the Dealertrack mobile application, users can also securely track... Read More

Auto Remarketing Canada Staff

The Auto Remarketing Canada Conference team announced Tuesday that TradeRev has joined CARPROOF as a presenting sponsor for this year’s event. Along with presenting sponsors TradeRev and CARPROOF, key industry associations like the CFLA, IARA, AMVOQ and others have come onboard to host this event in Toronto,... Read More

Mercedes-Benz Canada recognizes top 11 dealers

Auto Remarketing Canada Staff

Mercedes-Benz Canada recently announced the winners of its 2018 Star Dealers award, which recognizes the top performing dealerships that have contributed to the company's success. The awards program acknowledged 11 Mercedes-Benz Canada dealers from across its national network of 59 retail... Read More

AMVIC announces new CEO

Auto Remarketing Canada Staff

The Alberta Motor Vehicle Industry Council board of directors announced Wednesday that Malcolm Knox has been named as the organization’s chief executive officer, effective Jan. 29.   AMVIC said Knox is both a highly organized strategic thinker and analytical problem solver with experience in the... Read More

iA Financial Group closes DAC purchase

Auto Remarketing Staff

 iA Financial Group has wrapped up its purchase of Dealers Assurance Company and Southwest Reinsure Inc., a company collectively known as DAC. The deal to purchase the privately owned vehicle service contract company was first announced on Sept. 21. DAC builds and distributes extended warranties thorough a U.S.... Read More

Otolane partners with Autonum Capital and KM Plus

Auto Remarketing Canada Staff

Along with a relationship with Autonum Capital, Otolane announced that it has partnered with KM Plus to provide additional protection for buyers and sellers online with the release of TotalCare, a new 30-day wholesale protection plan that will cover up to $1,000 in repairs for undisclosed issues. At a cost of $29,... Read More

Auto Remarketing Canada Staff

The Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) announced at the Montreal International Auto Show that it plans to launch a national recruiting campaign aimed at groups such as millennials, women, new Canadians and military veterans. Auto dealerships currently employ around 150,000 people nationwide, and that number... Read More