CEO Messages

 
5th August, 2021 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 67
The past few months have been difficult for those Dealers navigating through uncertain times as we continue to face unpredictable state lockdowns. Various states have entered COVID-related lockdowns over the past months and impacted dealerships...
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9th July, 2021 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 66
The AADA secretariat speaks to many Dealers and at the moment the biggest concern for so many is the crippling skills shortage we are facing in Australia. The shortage of light vehicle mechanics and diesel...
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8th June, 2021 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 65
Almost every new car Dealer will tell you that over the past five years the number of customers requesting refunds or replacements of motor vehicles has ballooned. Consumer guarantees are not new, and customers whose...
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8th April, 2021 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 64
On 12 March the Prime Minister made an incredibly important announcement for new car Dealers across Australia. The announcement centred around the franchising protections Dealers had been calling for over many years, but particularly over...
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4th March, 2021 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 63
More than a year after the Senate Inquiry into the regulation of the relationship between car Dealers and Manufacturer was established, the Senate Education and Employment References Committee will hand down its final report on...
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11th February, 2021 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 62
Happy new year to all in our industry. There is no doubt that 2021 will bring a host of new challenges, but as we learned in 2020, new car Dealers are adept at rising to...
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