Win a Cadbury Bars and Beers Hamper!

QuoteSearcher February CompetitionWe’ve decided to take a stand against Valentine’s Day at QuoteSearcher, as we feel that motor traders often get overlooked! That’s why we are treating one lucky winner to a Cadbury Bars and Beers set, so you can kick back, relax and enjoy a mountain of chocolate. (more…)

Is the Motor Trade Recession Over?

Roll of MoneyAnyone in the motor trade industry will tell you that the last few years have been more difficult than most, as the financial crisis of 2008 hit the motor trade especially hard. Not only are new vehicles typically one of the first luxuries to go when money gets tight, but the explicitly financial nature of the downturn meant that even those who were hoping to purchase a new car or van were unable to get credit.

Of course, as soon as sales in the motor trade industry start to turn downwards, so do subsidiary products. Sadly, many motor traders had to fold outright and others were forced to push the limits of what they were spending. However, there are signs that the market is improving, and here QuoteSearcher investigates: (more…)

Picking the Right type of Taxi Insurance for your Business

Row of coloured taxisAt QuoteSearcher we specialise in helping customers find competitively priced taxi insurance policies, and as we work with a large amount of specialist brokers we are sure you can find one that is right for your business. However, how do you know which type of taxi insurance policy to start looking for? Depending on the size and type of your taxi company you will need a certain type of policy, and here we look at the different ones available: (more…)

Would you pay for Customers to Travel to your Restaurant?

Google's Driverless CarPetrol prices and the cost of public transportation are on the rise, while at the same time most people are struggling with the cost of living. This is one of the reasons why many establishments are seeing a decline in customers, as a night out not only depends on the amount you spend in your chosen establishment but also the cost of travel. This is why Google has come up with a plan to get businesses to start paying for their customers to be transported to their premises. Sounds like a crazy idea? See how Google thinks it would work: (more…)

Win a Travel Mug and Wrenchware Set!

QuoteSearcher January CompetitionHere at QuoteSearcher we know that motor traders are extremely passionate about what they do, and this passion can often overspill into every aspect of their lives. If you are a self-confessed motor trade addict, or you know someone that is, then you will love our Facebook competition to win a Travel Mug and Wrenchware Set! (more…)

4 Tips for Building up Customer Relationships

Image of MechanicRegardless of the type of motor trade you work in, you will always rely on your customers for your success. This means all motor traders should take the time to build up their relationships with both their existing and new customers, ultimately encouraging repeat business. Your reputation is one of the most valuable things to your company, and it only takes a few bad reviews for you to see a drop in business. So here we look at four ways you can build up your relationships with your customers: (more…)