Setting Up a Rental Only Store
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Setting Up a Rental Only Store

See how Southeastern Equipment Co. set up a rental-only store and the processes they follow to select inventory, build revenues, ensure customer safety and protect themselves from liability.

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Create a High Performance Dealership with Bob Clements

The below video series features Sara Hey of Bob Clements International, who will lead you through the basics of dealership management.

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Rural Lifestyle Dealer Podcast

Hear How Atlantic & Southern Prepped for Hurricane Florence

In this episode of the Rural Lifestyle Dealer podcast, brought to you by Yanmar, we talk with John Hoffmann, branch manager of Atlantic & Southern Equipment, who at the time of recording, was watching flood waters rise after Hurricane Florence hit the East Coast.

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Dealership of the Year

Now Open: 2019 Dealership of the Year Nominations DOY

Manufacturers, customers and even the dealers themselves are all invited to participate by nominating top dealers from across North America. 

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Webinar Replay

Marketing Strategies to Grow Your Dealership

Sara Hey of Bob Clements International discusses how to determine your Customer Acquisition Cost, Customer Lifetime Value and your Customer Profitability, as well as marketing strategies for your dealership.

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2018 Rural Lifestyle Dealer Business Trends & Outlook (PDF)

2018 Rural Lifestyle Dealer Business Trends & Outlook (PDF)

This 46-page extensive management report details the numbers, trends and forecasts for the 2018 rural equipment market, and examines what products dealers expect to be the hottest sellers this year, which new products they intend to introduce or expand upon in their product mix, what their major concerns are for 2018 and so much more. You'll find insightful comparisons of U.S. vs. Canadian dealers, large vs. small dealerships and by major manufacturer, and with 6 additional pages in the 2018 report — a 13% increase — there’s more insight to be found than ever.

2017 Rural Lifestyle Dealer Business Trends & Outlook (PDF)

2017 Rural Lifestyle Dealer Business Trends & Outlook (PDF)

Rural Lifestyle Dealer’s full-length 40-page 2017 Business Trends & Outlook report is now available. This extensive management report details the numbers, trends and forecasts for the 2017 rural equipment market. The report examines what products dealers expect to be the hottest sellers this year, which new products they intend to introduce or expand upon in their product mix, what their major concerns are for 2017 and so much more. The report provides comparisons of U.S. vs. Canadian dealers, large vs. small dealerships and by major manufacturer.

Rural Lifestyle Dealer 1-Year Subscription (U.S.)

Rural Lifestyle Dealer 1-Year Subscription (U.S.)

The information source for equipment dealers selling to everyone from hobby farmers to estate owners to landscape contractors and municipalities. Rural Lifestyle Dealer is published 4 times per year (Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall issues.)
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