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Best used car stock now “largely being sold online,” says epyx

The best used car stock is now largely being sold online in a ready-to-retail condition to dealers, reports epyx. The company, which operates the 1link Disposal Network e-commerce platform, says that there has been a definite shift during 2016 because of increasing stock availability. David Goodyear, commercial director, said: “There are ever larger numbers of

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ASE warns of higher used car stock levels in January

Dealer profitability specialist ASE has warned rising used car stock levels are having a negative impact on dealers. Commenting on dealers’ performance in January ASE chairman Mike Jones said used car stock in terms of units and values were on the rise. “Stocks remain high, up 3.6% in volume and 7 % in value terms,

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Dealers source used stock through tootle online platform

Online used car platform tootle has launched a service enabling dealers to source used cars directly from private sellers. It said by matching dealers directly with private sellers it cuts out fees from auction houses and car buying services. Dealers can view sellers’ profiles and make offers on cars they would like to purchase. These

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Dealers single out well prepared used stock

Dealers are less likely to source used stock in need of preparation as stock levels grow, according to Glass’s. Rupert Pontin, Glass’s head of valuations, said vehicle condition had become less important in recent years following the decline in the number of vehicles for sale but with the new car market bouncing back used stock

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