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2022 AutoTrader Best Priced Dealer Award Winners Announced!

For the third consecutive year, AutoTrader has recognized Canadian dealerships committed to consistently offering transparent pricing and great value for Canadian car shoppers with the exclusive and prestigious 2022 AutoTrader Best Priced Dealer Award. AutoTrader Best Priced Dealer Award winners are identified, by province, through a scientific analysis of the top dealerships on the AutoTrader.ca

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.

TRADER Corporation launches industry-first Digital Retailing solution on AutoTrader.ca marketplace

The digital automotive solutions provider is the first leading Canadian marketplace to bring a completely integrated digital retail experience to dealers and consumers TORONTO, ON – May 28, 2020 – TRADER Corporation, Canada’s leading digital automotive solutions provider, announced the launch of Digital Retailing on AutoTrader.ca, the most trusted automotive marketplace in Canada. Working in

TRADER Corporation waives 100 per cent of marketplace subscription costs to support Canadian auto dealers

  Canadian dealer partners nationwide will receive full access to the AutoTrader.ca marketplace and listing upgrades at no charge, effective April through May 2020   TORONTO, April 7, 2020 – TRADER Corporation, Canada’s leading digital automotive solutions provider, today announced it is waiving 100 per cent of AutoTrader.ca marketplace subscription and listing upgrade costs through April and May

TRADER Corporation launches new Remote Selling Suite to help Canadian dealers immediately mobilize online operations amidst COVID-19

  Remote sales tools allow dealers to facilitate customer interactions digitally in response to unprecedented market conditions   TORONTO, ON – April 2, 2020 – TRADER Corporation, Canada’s leading digital automotive solutions provider, today launched the Remote Selling Suite, as part of its continued commitment to supporting Canadian dealers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Designed to

Automakers Offering Relief to Buyers Affected by COVID-19

With the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic being felt across various industries, some Canadian automakers have announced measures they’re taking to help Canadians through this crisis. South of the border, automakers are making big changes to give customers financing flexibility, including offers to defer payments for up to six months on purchases made now. Hyundai

TRADER Corporation rolls out a 50 per cent price reduction on AutoTrader.ca products to support Canadian dealers nationwide

  The digital automotive solutions leader cuts the cost of all marketplace products on AutoTrader.ca in half from April through May 2020 in effort to assist dealers amidst COVID-19   TORONTO, ON – March 20, 2020 – TRADER Corporation, Canada’s leading digital automotive solutions provider, today announced the roll-out of a nationwide marketplace price reduction plan aimed at supporting

Motoinsight Receives Strategic Investment to Fuel Growth

Investment will expand reach and accelerate the development of new products   TORONTO, January 8, 2020 — Motoinsight, a leading provider of digital retailing 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, LLC. “Automotive retailing is