Today: 25 September 2017
In a large US retail chain Walmart will begin selling cars. According to the publication Automotive News, in supermarkets will special terminals on the selection of new and used cars on the Internet. After selecting a vehicle to drive the system prompts the customer to the appropriate dealership.
Internet platform through which the project is called CarSaver will be implemented. In addition to the selection of the machine, the service allows you to choose the method of purchase (such as credit), and take out insurance. The process is carried out through the terminals with touch screen - initially they appear in 25 Walmart stores network. To resolve any questions provides call center support.
This CarSaver service will not participate in payments for cars - must be settled directly between the buyer and seller, and CarSaver receives a premium from the dealer for the transaction.
In CarSaver Walmart and last year launched a pilot version of the program in Florida, which was attended by 20 auto centers. More than half of the cases of use of the system to complete the purchase of the car, and customers have saved more than an average of three thousand dollars with respect to the average retail prices.