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Easy Tips to Improve Your Inventory Photography

Easy Tips to Improve Your Inventory Photography


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Sometimes it feels like photography is taking over digital media: From photo-focused apps like Instagram to websites like Tumblr, there is an increasing interest in photography in our everyday lives. The same is true when buying and selling cars—we’ve seen a consistent increase in both the quality and quantity of photos available. Great photos increase...
Generation Z Is Shopping for Cars Over SUVs

Generation Z Is Shopping for Cars Over SUVs


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We recently discussed the buying habits of the Millennial generation, and now a new study is sharing what Generation Z is looking for in vehicles. Generation Z is defined as young adults ages 16–21, so they overlap Millennials. A few of the interesting takeaways from the article include: Generation Z is described as being more...
General Motors Recognizes ADESA Minneapolis for Quality and Experience

General Motors Recognizes ADESA Minneapolis for Quality and Experience


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It is always an honor to receive an award from one of our customers, but even more so when it recognizes the hard work and dedication of an entire auction team. Recently the auction team at ADESA Minneapolis was named by General Motors as the 2014 Auction of the Year award. This annual award from...
Coming Soon to the Windy City: ADESA Chicago

Coming Soon to the Windy City: ADESA Chicago


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ADESA is coming to the Windy City. We’re excited to announce the development of a new whole car auction facility. Named ADESA Chicago, the site will give us a strong local presence in the nation’s third largest metropolitan area. Identifying opportunities for strategic growth is always a priority. The investment in an ADESA auction facility...
Canadian Auctioneer College Graduates First ADESA-Only Class

Canadian Auctioneer College Graduates First ADESA-Only Class


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Being an auctioneer takes a certain personality combined with talent and skill. Today, a large number of our auctioneers have a tenure with us of more than 20 years and a handful with more than 30. But we don’t see many new faces calling the auction. Initially, we didn’t worry about this. We figured that, with the...
ADESA Sales and Service Top Performers Honored

ADESA Sales and Service Top Performers Honored


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ADESA recently honored their top performers for dealer sales and online sales at the recent Dealer Sales and Services meeting. I was excited to announce our winners and present the awards. I’m proud to work with such outstanding professionals and glad to have the opportunity to recognize their achievements. Our dealer sales and online sales...
Inaugural Sales Conference Harnesses the Power of KAR Group of Companies

Inaugural Sales Conference Harnesses the Power of KAR Group of Companies


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Recently, more than 400 members of the KAR sales teams—including ADESA, AFC, IAA and subsidiaries—met in Indianapolis for the inaugural KAR sales conference. Members from all business units were invited to network with their peers and learn more about the different KAR companies. Presentations by leaders of KAR companies were well received and informative. John...
ADESA Grows with DataScan and Pittsburgh Auto Auction Acquisitions

ADESA Grows with DataScan and Pittsburgh Auto Auction Acquisitions


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ADESA is committed to making investments to benefit our customers and our industry. Following that commitment, we’ve recently made two acquisitions. Our subsidiary, AutoVIN, has signed an agreement to acquire the vehicle inspection business from DataScan Field Services. This will allow us to provide faster service and higher quality data. Accurate and timely field inspections...
Greg Noonan’s Successful LOYALT Ride Benefits Canine Companions for Independence

Greg Noonan’s Successful LOYALT Ride Benefits Canine Companions for Independence


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When we auctioned off a motorcycle at the National Automotive Dealers Association (NADA) convention in January, we had no idea this one event would have such tremendous fundraising results for the benefitting organization, Canine Companions for Independence’s Wounded Veterans Initiative. Greg Noonan, director of Insight Media Enterprises, made the winning bid—$20,000 for a 2012 Harley-Davidson Heritage—and Greg’s...