Dealership

Activix Receives Strategic Investment to Fuel Growth

Investment will increase addressable market and accelerate the development of new offerings TORONTO, ON — May 27, 2021 — Activix, a leading provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solutions for the automotive industry, today announced that it has received a strategic investment from TRADER Corporation, a portfolio company of private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo.

Webinar Recording: 2021 Automotive Retail Website Trends

A powerful and informative dealership website, leveraging the latest best practices, is essential to engage and convert car shoppers browsing your virtual lot - now more than ever. During our webinar, 2021 Automotive Retail Website Trends, our resident dealership website expert, Madeleine Dubé, shared the top features and functionalities that automotive retailers should aim to
TRADER Carology

Event Recap: TRADER Carology Spring 2021

TRADER’s first virtual Carology event of 2021 may go down as the most data oriented and strategy focused Carology event yet! Following a year of challenges and disruptions posed by the pandemic came heaps of data and insights to better understand shifts in consumer shopping behaviour and trialing new strategies to find successful and safe

TRADER to host its flagship Carology event on April 20, 2021

The free virtual event will feature a diverse group of speakers specializing in key disciplines within Canadian automotive TORONTO, ON - April 12, 2021: TRADER Corporation, Canada's leading digital automotive solutions provider, today announced the return of its flagship automotive event - Carology: The Science of Selling Cars on April 20 at 1PM ET. The

Tips & Tricks to Elevate Your Dealership Website

In today’s challenging and ultra-competitive automotive landscape, it’s critical for your dealership to be at the top of your game in how you present yourself to customers online. Let’s not forget you also need to be providing as many functional tools as possible for consumers to conduct most of the – if not the entire

TRADER Announces Winners of the 2021 Best Priced Dealer Awards

Top Canadian automotive dealers are recognized for consistent and transparent pricing practices on the AutoTrader.ca marketplace TORONTO, ON – March 25, 2021 – TRADER Corporation, Canada's leading digital automotive solutions provider, today announced the winners of the 2021 AutoTrader.ca Best Priced Dealer Awards. Now in its second year, the Best Priced Dealer Awards spotlights the top

Event Recap: TRADER Carology, The Science of Selling Cars

TRADER’s Carology event went virtual this year, welcoming dealers, OEM, agency, media and association partners across Canada to glean insight on The Science of Selling Cars. An impressive roster of industry expert speakers shared topics ranging from current and future industry trends, consumer behaviour insights, the car buying journey, and how technology has influenced the

AutoTrader.ca Study Finds Vehicle Purchase Intentions Improving

We checked in with car shoppers on AutoTrader.ca during the month of July, to get an update on their intentions towards purchasing a vehicle and the information sources most commonly used throughout the car buying journey. Through surveying over 300 Canadian car shoppers, we found that as the effects of the pandemic have been diminishing

Going Remote? These Are the Tools You Need.

Getting equipped with the right tools to make going remote easier for your dealership is paramount during this time. We have identified two distinct groups of consumers actively browsing on the AutoTrader.ca Marketplace; (i) those looking to purchase a vehicle now, and, (ii) those stuck in a research stage, likely to buy once the spread