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By Bill Clasic, September 1st, 2016
DETROIT — It was a good run while it lasted.
But a bigger-than-expected decline in the August auto sales numbers reported on Thursday indicated that the industry’s long and robust growth cycle may have reached its end. 831 more words
The RideCell platform enables auto companies to launch branded mobility offerings that meet rapidly shifting consumer demands.
PRNewswire/ — RideCell™, Inc., the developer of a Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform for leading automakers and transit providers globally, unveiled today at AutoMobility LA the worldwide release of its multiservice platform that allows car manufacturers to provide on-demand mobility when it’s needed and where it’s needed. 395 more words
In the auto industry, they’re called “fleet sales,” and they’re complicated.
They can boost an automaker’s sales numbers, but at the expense of profits, given that fleet sales are going to large organizations and rental-car agencies, and those folks don’t pay full retail prices for the thousands of vehicles they buy. 299 more words