“Because of My Service Trust business is booming!”

We had a very rewarding trip up to Stirling in Scotland recently to see how long-term customer, Kilgannon Motors was getting on with My Service Trust. Kilgannon Motors is run by Jamie Kilgannon, who has over 35 years experience in the industry, of which the last 28 years have been spent running his own [...]

Success of VAR highlights the growing influence of video technology

Video Assistant Referee System (VAR) made its long awaited debut on the world’s elite stage in the last month as it was used in every single game of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Although it’s usage has clearly split opinion from football pundits and fans alike across the globe, what can’t be [...]

By | August 2nd, 2018|News & Insight|0 Comments

Smart Garage Solutions joins Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) as Approved Supplier Member

Yorkshire-based Smart Garage Solutions, a leading provider of software and equipment that allow independent dealers to create, review, send and track branded personalised customer videos, has signed up as an Approved Supplier Member of the Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA). Smart Garage Solutions joins IMDA as an approved supplier. Having launched just [...]

By | March 6th, 2018|News & Insight|0 Comments

Throwing our support behind the ‘Your Car, Your Choice’ campaign

Here at Smart Garage Solutions we’re delighted to throw our support behind the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federations’ (IAAF) ‘Your Car, Your Choice’ campaign. In its role to promote and secure the future of the independent automotive aftermarket for the benefit of members and the sector at large, the IAAF is raising awareness of motorists’ rights by [...]

By | August 26th, 2017|News & Insight|0 Comments

Working together towards a secure future for the Motor industry

Here at Smart Garage Solutions we are passionate about helping ensure the long term future and success of the automotive industry. We believe that in an evolving digital economy, the skills and capability of technicians is going to be vital to its continued success and that apprenticeships should be high on the agenda across [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|News & Insight|0 Comments

Dingbro partners with Smart Garage Solutions to offer Video solution in Scotland

Following a successful customer trial of My Service Trust in 2016, Scotland’s largest independent motor factoring group, Dingbro, has partnered with Smart Garage Solutions to provide their network of 1,000 garage workshops with access to the latest software and technology to create, review and send HD quality personalised customer videos. Since 1973, Dingbro has become synonymous with excellence in the [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|News & Insight|0 Comments

2017 – The Year of Video

2016 saw yet another surge in the popularity of video as a way of consuming content.  From personalised customer videos and 360-degree videos to YouTube, Facebook Live and Twitter Autoplay, businesses are responding to their customers' shorter attention spans and demand for content on the go by making their content more interactive, [...]

By | January 20th, 2017|News & Insight|0 Comments

IAAF Conference 2016: Survive and Thrive – Post Brexit

Last week (Thursday 15 December) saw us attend our very first Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) Conference since becoming proud members of the federation back in September.  Formed in 1930, the IAAF exists purely to represent the needs and requirements of its members and to co-ordinate its shared strengths to promote the independent automotive [...]

By | December 21st, 2016|News & Insight|0 Comments

Smart Garage Solutions is looking for Sales Agents… Interested?

Smart Garage Solutions is looking for sales agents with experience and connections within the automotive industry. Your role is to generate sales leads and opportunities for both our My Sales Trust and My Service Trust products. Smart Garage Solutions provide car dealers and garages with the software and equipment to create, review and [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|News & Insight|0 Comments

Independent Video Makers – IMI Magazine conducts a Q&A with our founder – Ben Smith

Our Founder Ben Smith talks to Tim Kiek at the IMI Magazine about the benefits of personalised customer videos for service garages and car dealers.

By | October 25th, 2016|News & Insight|0 Comments