Dealer Management System

Cox, Dealertrack chiefs hit road to explain $4 billion acquisition

1:34 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 1, 2015

Cox President Sandy Schwartz and Dealertrack CEO Mark O’Neil will be going on the road together over the next two weeks to meet with auto retailers to explain their $4 billion combination. The acquisition closed today....
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Dealertrack to sell inventory-management business to clear way for Cox merger

9:15 am U.S. ET | Aug. 20, 2015

Dealertrack Technologies has moved to clear a regulatory impediment to its merger with Cox Automotive by agreeing to sell its inventory-management software business to DealerSocket for $55 million in cash....
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Inspired technology keeps dealer complacency at bay

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2015

The four biggest software providers at the exhibition -- Cox, Reynolds and Reynolds, CDK Global and Dealertrack Technologies -- reported being busy with demos and customers each day of the three-day show....
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Retailers spur DealerSocket to buy Web company

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2015

DealerSocket, a leading provider of customer relationship management software to dealers, bought website company DealerFire last month because customers wanted web services too....
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2 DMS newcomers fight the odds for customers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2015

Two relative newcomers to dealer management system software are trying to get traction in an industry dominated by well-established giants CDK Global and Reynolds and Reynolds....
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BLOG: Joe Herman's lessons about the business will live on

9:46 am U.S. ET | Nov. 8, 2014

Joe Herman, even in the months before his death at age 72 in October, was focused on keeping his auto dealerships at the forefront of technology....
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Mazda marketer slams autonomous cars, protects 'Zoom-Zoom'

Mazda marketer slams autonomous cars, protects 'Zoom-Zoom'

Russell Wager says he has a 'real problem' with self-driving cars because they could erase popular tag lines and even brands.
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