TAGSTER HAS A NEW HOME! We wanted to let you know our exciting news: Tagster Towers has moved premises and we are now located in the beautiful Somerset city of Bath! As of 17th June 2021, our company address has now changed to: 1 Cotterell Court Monmouth Place Bath BA1 2NP We’ve done everything […]Continue reading We’ve moved!
Mitchell Group, serving Cheshire, Wirral and the North Dales, celebrated a rise in profits in the year to December, bringing their 2019 pre-tax profts up 13.6% to an encouraging £2.4m on turnover of £57.3m. While new car sales declined 1.5%, customers seemed instead to be responding to the continuing uncertainty by turning to used cars, […]Continue reading Profits up 13.6% in 2019 for 30-year-old Mitchell Group.
Positive news continues in the light commercial market as competitive deals see continued demand for Light Commercial Vehicles. In what is usually a low volume month for sales, August saw the the eighth consecutive month of growth for LCV registrations, with a hugely encouraging 41% increase in sales. As many as 23,120 light vehicles were […]Continue reading Good news for light vans: Demand for LCVs soars as August sees strongest growth since 2013
Despite current economic uncertainty and “challenging trading conditions”, Lloyd family-run Motor Group saw their pre-tax profits rise 17.9% to 9.8m in 2018, defying the odds to see a gross profit of 6.7% across the group. Lloyd Motor Group has eight franchises across 21 dealerships, employing almost 1,000 people across the North of England and Scotland. […]Continue reading Lloyd Motor Group see against-the-odds profits rise 18%
Niki Lauda, the man dubbed the “most courageous man in motor racing history”, has died at 70. The three time Formula 1 world champion, who passed away peacefully last Monday, won both for Ferrari in 1975 and 1977 and McLaren in 1984. But he is best known for the miraculous recovery he made after […]Continue reading Austrian Motor Racing Legend Niki Lauda dies age 70
The Hendy Group, which has new and used car dealership locations spread across the South Coast of England, has launched a charity foundation in its 160th year of trading. The Hendy Foundation, which will provide grants to local charities, projects and individuals of between £500 and £5,000, will take £2 from every car sale creating […]Continue reading Hendy Group celebrates 160th year with new charity foundation
At their 2018 annual dealer conference last month, Groupe Renault UK recognised their best dealers from across the Renault and Dacia networks with their 2018 ‘Dealer of the Year’ awards, held at the Radisson Blu hotel in Stanstead on December 17th. The awards recognised the best dealers in the Renault network, incorporating both the Renault […]Continue reading Groupe Renault celebrate their “Dealers of the Year”
More than a hundred people travelled to the inaugural “Women In Motoring” event that took place at Bonhams Auction House in Bond Street on November 29th, to hear four women from across the automotive world speak about their experiences, successes and frustrations in the industry. In the first of a series of talks championing women […]Continue reading Not Just For Men: Bonham’s first “Women In Motoring” event attracts unprecedented support.
New survey shows a third of new car buyers in the UK don’t shop around. New research by Hyundai Motor UK is showing a new trend in new car sales: a third of customers plump for the first car they see, with a half of all UK shoppers buying one of the first two cars […]Continue reading For a third of New Car Buyers, it’s Love at First Sight…
5% OFF ALL PRODUCTS til the end of July for customers that stay with us! By now, you’ll probably have heard about the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), that comes into effect May 25, 2018. To help comply, we need to confirm that you would still like to receive occasional content from us. […]Continue reading Stay in touch… and we’ll give you 5% off!
On May 25, 2018 the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will come into force, effecting all businesses with an online presence across the EU. This new European law effects how companies can use and store customers’ information for the purposes of online sales, email and postal marketing, and website use. At Tagster, our customers’ security […]Continue reading The new GDPR EU Guidelines
Good news for the LCV market as February 2018 sees highest van sales performance since 2007. Some positive figures have emerged as sales in new static light commercial vehicle (LCVs) saw an upswing in the second month of 2018. According to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), 844 more LCVs […]Continue reading More February van sales in 2018 in more than a decade