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This story has been updated to reflect the relationship between Wal-Mart, CarSaver and dealership groups, and to add a Wal-Mart statement. CarSaver, in turn, is setting up partnerships with dealership groups, including AutoNation Inc.
Houston, Dallas, Phoenix and Oklahoma City. Ally Financial is the program's preferred lender. CarSaver's digital platform allows car shoppers to select, finance and insure a vehicle through its website or on a touch-screen kiosk, backed by bilingual auto advisers available by phone.
Staffers at CarSaver Centers -- set up inside Wal-Mart stores across from checkout lanes and alongside other services, such as vision centers and nail salons -- will explain the car-buying program to Wal-Mart customers. Customers will be able to select a new, used or certified pre-owned vehicle and apply for financing and auto insurance on the kiosk at the CarSaver Center, on their mobile device via CarSaver's website or by calling an number.
CarSaver then will connect customers with a local, certified dealer and schedule an appointment to visit the dealership.
If a shopper doesn't contact the dealership, an auto adviser reconnects with that shopper. No sale, no payment to CarSaver. Depending on state law, payment may come in the form of a subscription fee.
If customers use a lender that is integrated into CarSaver's platform, dealers still receive dealer reserve, the retail margin dealerships make for arranging an auto loan. AutoNation has no stores in Oklahoma City. Origins The dealerships are all within 15 miles of a Wal-Mart Supercenter.
You want to make sure it's convenient for your customers," Cannon said. We want to keep them as a customer and continue to develop the service part of our business.
Wal-Mart spokeswoman Molly Blakeman said, "It is not uncommon for us to test different customer offerings in our stores using our leased spaces. We currently have a 1-store pilot underway with CarSaver in Stuart, Fla. Wolfington is co-owner of Honda of Los Angeles.
Collier is president of CarSaver and a former dealer.
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