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Jul 29, 2015, 08:30 ET

DMEautomotive Named a Finalist for B2B Brand of the Year

 DMEautomotive (DMEa) today announced that the company has been named a finalist for 2015 B2B Brand of the Year by MarketingProfs Bright Bulb...

May 19, 2015, 08:35 ET

DMEautomotive's Driver Connect Selected As Finalist In 2015 American Business Awards(SM)

 DMEautomotive's groundbreaking mobile app for auto dealerships, Driver Connect, was named a Finalist today in the Business-to-Business...

Apr 20, 2015, 08:35 ET

DMEa Launches Service Connect with TCi, Tire Centers LLC: Groundbreaking Mobile App Puts Service Information, Savings in Aftermarket Customers Hands

DMEautomotive today announced that TCi, Tire Centers LLC, one of America's premier tire distributors, has selected Service Connect, DMEa's...

Apr 07, 2015, 08:30 ET

DMEa Launches Service Connect: Mobile App for the Aftermarket Puts Service Information, Savings in Aftermarket Customers' Hands

 DMEautomotive today announced the launch of Service Connect, a new mobile app built for the unique needs of the Aftermarket service provider....

Mar 31, 2015, 08:35 ET

DMEautomotive Offering New Services to FCA US LLC MarketCenter

 DMEautomotive today announced that it is adding services to its long-standing relationship with the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)...

Jan 23, 2015, 12:00 ET

DMEautomotive's Driver Connect Collects Two More Top Honors: AWA Award and 2015 Digital Edge 25 Award

 DMEautomotive (DMEa) today announced that its groundbreaking dealer-branded mobile app, Driver Connect, has received two of the most...

Jan 22, 2015, 08:35 ET

DMEautomotive Releases The Pocket Innovation: New eBook on Mobile Strategies

 DMEautomotive (DMEa), the company that has led the thought leadership charge when it comes to mobile strategies and technologies for...

Jan 21, 2015, 08:35 ET

Dealers Missing Dollars: One Third of Dealership Service Dollars Potentially Lost in Missed Afterhours and Overflow Service Calls

A new analysis by DMEautomotive reveals that dealerships are missing out on calls from customers who represent nearly one third of their total...

Jan 15, 2015, 08:35 ET

DMEa Adds 'Tap-to-Pay' Functionality to its Groundbreaking Mobile App, Driver Connect

 DMEautomotive (DMEa) today unveiled version 3.0 of its groundbreaking mobile app, Driver Connect, with new 'tap to pay' functionality. ...

Jan 13, 2015, 08:35 ET

DMEautomotive Launches Mobile Loyalty; Program Targets Retention Bleed by Capturing the 'Always-On' Consumer

 DMEautomotive (DMEa) today launched Mobile Loyalty, a new mobile app-enabled customer loyalty program targeting today's "always-on" customer,...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:30 ET

Joe Montana Guest Stars at DMEautomotive Booth at NADA 2015

Joe Montana, considered by many the greatest NFL quarterback of all time, will be the special guest of DMEautomotive at NADA 2015 in San Francisco,...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:35 ET
One-third of consumers plan to drive out of town for the winter holiday, according to DMEautomotive research

New Research: One Third of Consumers Plan to Hit the Road for Winter Holidays; One in Six to Put Over 1,000 Miles on Odometer

With gas prices at five-year lows, new research from DMEautomotive (DMEa) reveals that a whopping one-third of consumers plan to drive out of town...

Sep 30, 2014, 08:30 ET

Mike Martinez, CMO of DMEautomotive, to Present at the 2014 DrivingSales Executive Summit; and DMEa Selected as a Finalist for the 2014 Innovation Cup

Mike Martinez, CMO of DMEautomotive, has been selected to present at the sixth annual DrivingSales Executive Summit (DSES), the most authoritative...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:35 ET

Your Service Retention Metrics: 'Lying Liars and the Lies They Tell' - Revealed by DMEa at Automotive News Webinar

 DMEautomotive (DMEa) announces the 10th in a series of webinars the company is hosting with Automotive News. The 60-minute webinar, Your...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:35 ET

New Study: Mobile App Users Become More Frequent Visitors to Dealership Service Department; Visiting Nearly 50% More Often Than Non-App Users

 DMEautomotive (DMEa) today released new research proving that mobile app users become more frequent visitors to a dealership's service...

Jun 25, 2014, 08:30 ET
New DMEautomotive Research: The Top Ways People Attempt to Combat Sleepiness While Driving. (PRNewsFoto/DMEautomotive)

New Research: The Top Things Drivers Do to 'Fight the Drowse' -- Caffeine, Open Windows, Stretch, Loud Music, AC -- Do Not Work

 With the summer road-trip season hitting high gear July 4th,, and in the wake of a deadly crash, allegedly caused by drowsy-driving, that...

May 06, 2014, 08:57 ET
According to DMEautomotive: Mobile App-Users Are More Likely to Purchase Vehicles, and Spend More Money per Purchase, at Auto Dealerships (PRNewsFoto/DMEautomotive)

Mobile App-Users Are More Likely to Purchase Vehicles, and Spend More Money per Purchase, at Auto Dealerships

DMEautomotive (DMEa) today released key research findings from a first-ever study of over 366,000 purchase records, from a mix of 111 dealerships...

Apr 15, 2014, 08:30 ET
Dealership avoidance: Half of Americans visit 1 dealership (or less) before buying a car.  (PRNewsFoto/DMEautomotive)

New Research: 1 in 6 Car Buyers Skips Test-Drive; Nearly Half Visit Just One (Or No) Dealership Prior to Purchase

 It may be the second most expensive purchase of most people's lives, but new research from DMEautomotive (DMEa) reveals that a growing number...

Apr 08, 2014, 08:35 ET

Fidelis PPM to Exclusively Offer DMEautomotive's Award-winning Driver Connect to its Dealer Clients

 DMEautomotive (DMEa), the leader in science-based, results-driven automotive marketing, today announced that Fidelis PPM, the leading...

Apr 02, 2014, 08:35 ET

DMEautomotive is a Finalist for DrivingSales Most Valuable Insight Award

 DMEautomotive has been selected as a finalist for the 2014 DrivingSales Most Valuable Insight Award, which was created to foster the spirit of...