Dealer Profit Center

All the functionality, interfaces and reports you need to set-up, manage, edit, customize and publish your online vehicle inventory so it compels shoppers to buy from you. Profit Center sites are secure, password protected for all dealership personnel.

  • Administration and Applications site: Simple-to-use setup screen. Edit dealer or dealer group address, contact information, business hours and directions to dealership. Dealer Profit Center includes the following applications for maximizing return on your online inventory showroom:

    • Internet Inventory Management – Friendly, visual presentation of your virtual showroom. Gives you total control over your Internet inventory listings.

    • Vehicle Edit Interface – Add, delete, modify or add specific comments to your online inventory to keep your virtual showroom presentation fresh and compelling.

    • Price Comparison Tool - Compare prices on similarly configured vehicles across the street or across the country.

    • Inventory Reports –- Print and customize complete Inventory Reports that can includes actual accounting aging, stock number, all options and features, sale price and sales cost.

    • eReport Card –- Gives dealership e-commerce managers a real-time summary of their online listings’ performance so adjustments for improving results can be made quickly.

    • Universal or Vehicle Specific Comments – Add customized universal or vehicle-specific comments in English or Spanish for publishing using our advanced Comment Generator.

    • Custom Vehicle Display Interface (custom links in English & Spanish) – Create customized links and pages to match your web graphics theme – add images, banners and other eye-stopping visuals. Includes a choice of myriads of templates including specific eBay templates.

    • Image Customization Interface – Personalize inventory images with compelling marketing text or custom dealership logos.

    • Multi-Media/Full Motion Video Interface – Create 30- to 60-second, full-motion videos with voice over, infomercials of vehicles for publication to all online sites that will accept streaming video URLs.

    • Publishing – Quickly, effortlessly publish inventory listings to all key online shopping sites visited by shoppers for new or pre-owned vehicles.

    • Training – Training of dealership personnel to utilize all management and publishing tools so their familiarity with Dealer Profit Center starts to deliver results fast!

  • Screenshot for Internet Inventory Management
  • Internet Inventory Management – Friendly, visual presentation of your virtual showroom. Gives you total control over your Internet inventory listings.

    • View list of new and pre-owned units for sale and currently published online (25 vehicles per page or View All)
    • View list of Deleted or Sold units for previous 90 days
    • Search/Edit units by stock or VIN numbers
    • Sort inventory by stock number, year, make, model, location, sale price, mileage, CPO, photo, age, and sale cost (last two require dealer management system interface – DMS Polling)
    • Add units to inventory at any time
    • Export inventory to spread sheet application and customize for your needs
    • Choose the prices you want to advertise online
    • Select units for video export and rendering
    • Access to automated pricing module if IDS/Polling is active
    • Quickly view eBay auction and classified status
    • Instantly publish to GM Smart Auction
  • Screenshot for Vehicle Edit Interface
  • Vehicle Edit Interface - Add, delete, modify or add specific comments to your online inventory to keep your virtual showroom presentation fresh and compelling.

    • Edit Sales Prices, from one to 50 at a time (all from the same page)
    • Delete sold vehicles, from one to 50 at a time (all from the same page)
    • Edit all other main vehicle data on specific vehicles, from one to 50 at a time, including year, VIN, stock number, type, body style, cylinders, liters, carburetion, fuel type, transmission, exterior and interior colors, and all options and features .
    • Mark as Certified, vehicles with OEM- or dealer-specific certification logos customized for the dealer.
    • Change or add location(s) of specific vehicles in the case where dealer or dealer group has vehicles in different locations but in one aggregated AutoUpLinkUSA Internet Inventory Management site.
    • Mark vehicles for publication as Sold, Reduced, Special, or Warranty – and add English or Spanish comments about the vehicles.
  • Screenshot for Price Comparison Tool
  • Price Comparison Tool - To aid in quickly comparing and pricing vehicles for retail sale AutoUpLinkUSA introduces the AutoUpLinkUSA Price Comparison Tool. This tool is available in the AutoUpLinkUSA Internet Inventory Management (IIM) System and allows quick comparison of your current vehicle to other vehicles within a varying mileage radius from your store. The display shows important details such as series, mileage and options to ensure a true comparison.

    • AULUSA IIM Integration See how your vehicle prices compare from within the Internet Inventory Management (IIM) System.
    • Price Analysis Our price comparison tool shows average, high, and low prices in several price categories: Internet Price, List Price, Sticker Price.
    • Option Comparison Quickly see common options, options unique to your vehicle and options unique to the comparison vehicle. Make sure that your price comparison is accurate by comparing similarly configured vehicles.
    • Flexible Comparison Radius Adjust the comparison radius to only compare vehicles within a few miles of your dealership, or wider geographic area.
  • Screenshot for Inventory Reports
  • Inventory Reports -- Print/Export and customize complete Inventory Reports that can include aging, stock number, all options and features, sale price and sales cost.

    • Saves you time when used for classified and display advertising as well as booking out vehicles for all types of financing.
    • Send e-mails directly from the links in this report of all vehicle data and images to customers or print out these pages for customers in the showroom.
  • Screenshot for eReportCard
  • eReport Card -- Review key inventory metrics at a glance.

    • Some key metrics measured by eReport Card include number of vehicles with images, with comments, with streaming video, vehicle pricing and days in inventory.
    • Also quickly see which vehicles have been processed by your AutoUpLinkUSA field agent.
  • Screenshot for Universal or Vehicle Specific Comments
  • Universal or Vehicle Specific Comments - Add customized universal or vehicle specific comments in English or Spanish for publishing. Use our Dealer Comments Manager to send customized dealer centric comments to each of your lead providers. Or use our Comments Generator Wizard to create, customize, and save specific comments for individual vehicles.

  • Screenshot for Display Interface
  • Custom Vehicle Display Interface (custom links in English & Spanish) - Customize Dealer Inventory links, both summary and detail pages (frame ready links to customizable inventory web pages), to match your web site graphic themes and colors. Customize the Vehicle Search engine and Finance Calculator. Add images, banners and logos to these pages and/or delete sections per your needs.

  • Screenshot for Image Interface
  • Image Customization Interface - Embed Text on Images, including contact information, dealer logo, certified logos etc. on one or all images to ensure accurate dealer and contact information is getting published to the customer on all sites that will accept these images. This is especially effective on all free sites including AutoUpLinkUSA.com. Specify what image that text is embedded in, especially in a display using multiple images. Also, specify which on-line classified sites should receive embedded text.

  • Reports

    • DMS/IDS polling: Summary reports on inventory data extracted from the dealer management system into the AutoUpLinkUSA integrated data stream. See updates, price changes, vehicles sold, deleted, online status, etc.
    • Inventory web page hits: Know which pages of your inventory attract the most views; know what to modify to improve hit results; improve web traffic results so more eyes land on your inventory.
    • Inventory analysis: Snapshot view of inventory viewing history and trends; know which vehicles draw the most views; compare views; use as tool to improve inventory mix to better draw traffic.
  • Multi-Media/Full Motion Video Interface - Create 30- to 60-second, full-motion videos with voice over, infomercials of vehicles for publication to all on-line classified sites that will accept streaming video URLs.

    • Create custom wrappers to use with all vehicle streaming videos featuring your store and policies, your service and parts department or some of your important dealership personnel.
    • All will be published on AutoUpLinkUSA.com as well as be on all AutoUpLinkUSA- customized links.
    • Extra per month cost for video for unlimited VINs/vehicles. Please consult your AutoUpLinkUSA Market Partner or licensee.
  • Publishing – Quickly, effortlessly publish inventory listings to all key online shopping sites visited by shoppers for new or pre-owned vehicles.

    • Custom Links (real-time in English or Spanish) or transmission of inventory to your dealership web site or sites.
    • Unlimited feeds to all online sites that you desire for your inventory to be published.
    • Keep your online inventory fresh with feeds transmitted up to seven days a week to all sites.
  • Training - Training of dealership personnel to utilize all management and publishing tools so their familiarity with Dealer Profit Center starts to deliver results fast!

    • Comprehensive professional training and consulting by AutoUpLinkUSA marketing directors and trainers. Learn from our years of experience and expertise.