Notifications & Messages

Jared Hamilton
From: Jared Hamilton
Hey - It’s time to join the thousands of other dealer professionals on DrivingSales. Create an account so you can get full access to the articles, discussions and people that are shaping the future of the automotive industry.
×
Industry Press Releases

Industry Press Releases Industry Press Releases

Exclusive Blog Posts

Choose the correct CRM for your dealership OR pay dearly

Choose the correct CRM for your dealership OR pay dearly

With all the CRMs on the market today, finding the right one for your dealership is becoming more challenging than ever. There have been massive changes in…

5 Benefits of Using Google AdWords Click-to-Message Ad Extensions

5 Benefits of Using Google AdWords Click-to-Message Ad Extensions

Looking for a new way to win over people more likely to send a text message than to call? Set up this free message extension for your text ads on the Googl…

Must-See NADA 100 Expo Displays for Fixed Ops

Must-See NADA 100 Expo Displays for Fixed Ops

New Orleans is ramping up for the 100th anniversary of NADA, and the convention promises to be outstanding. You’ll be entertained at the NADA100 Carn…

Why Social Media Marketers Won’t Replace Your Sales Team

Why Social Media Marketers Won’t Replace Your Sales Team

Social media is changing the marketing profession in remarkable ways. According to the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the social media analyti…

How To Find A Reliable Auto Body Repair Shop

How To Find A Reliable Auto Body Repair Shop

Finding a reliable and professional auto body repair shop is not as easy as it sounds. Unfortunately not every mechanic or auto repair shop will have your …

LotMonkey Launches Merchandising Application for Auto Dealerships

Today LotMonkey, a provider of software technology solutions for automobile dealerships and dealer groups, announces the official launch of its new app that helps reduce costs, drive sales and increase productivity. Dealerships can use the LotMonkey app to more efficiently and affordably create customized, professional-quality stickers, signs, graphics and more in-house.

9326a29b707b9765579ee5853fbd221f.jpg?t=1

With high inventory turnover rates and extensive requirements for labeling new vehicles, designing and printing updated promotional materials can absorb many dealership resources. With the introduction of LotMonkey, an in-house team member can ensure each car is lot-ready in a fraction of the time and at a lower cost. In addition, branding beyond the lot is easier than ever. Decorate the showroom and prepare for off-site events with graphics created within the application, and quickly send to a local vendor or print internally. 

As the auto industry continues to be impacted by online sales platforms, it’s imperative that dealerships translate the e-shopping experience to the lot by merchandising their inventory in an organized and resourceful manner. Using LotMonkey is the first step in helping dealers quickly adapt to changing customer needs and wants.

LotMonkey’s application pulls the dealership’s inventory in real-time, allowing the auto dealer to create and edit any marketing materials for each car directly in the app. These items may include vehicle-specific windshield graphics, side window stickers, pre-owned buyer’s guides, and scan-click-text graphics, along with showroom banners, floor/pavement graphics, window signs, and more. With a variety of print file distribution options to choose from, dealers can download and print on-site, send to a sign shop, or email the files to colleagues to print. Once printed, the user will have all of the materials they need to brand the car or dealership.

“We created LotMonkey to empower dealers and directly hand them the keys to their in-store branding and marketing,” said John Wingle, founder and CEO of LotMonkey. “Selling a car still happens at the dealership, with the customer. With this new application, users will have complete creative control over the customization of their brand, their merchandising and their point of sale needs to ultimately create a customer experience that will encourage shoppers to return for service needs or future purchases.”   

Wingle founded LotMonkey following a decade of experience creating and franchising OnSight Solutions, an in-dealership merchandising company. Similarly to OnSight Solutions, LotMonkey provides creative ideas on how to best impress customers and offers live support to ensure that dealership employees are able to develop the resources they need, when they need it.

Dealers interested in a free trial of LotMonkey’s application can visit LotMonkey.com, and those interested in pricing should contact the company for a custom quote.

About LotMonkey

LotMonkey provides software and merchandising solutions for auto dealerships, dealer groups and marketing representatives that allows them to design and deliver creative and quality merchandising faster, with less headaches. Deale

rs are able to create branded marketing materials, like license plate inserts, side window stickers, addendum labels, windshield graphics, vinyl banners, and more, whenever they n

eed, on-site with LotMonkey. The company was founded by John Wingle, a serial entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in the auto dealership industry. To learn more about LotMonkey, visit http://LotMonkey.com, and follow the brand on Facebook and Twitter, @lotmonkey.

 Unlock all of the community & features  Join Now