Aftermarket Matters: SHIFTMobility offers three months at no-charge in response to pandemic

As part of SHIFTMobility’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and its potential economic impact on vehicle service centers, the company announced a decision to offer its “Complete Shop Management and Repair Package” at no charge to all new repair and service customers for 90 days. “These are difficult times for the automotive aftermarket community, but I’m continually reassured by how we come together during times of crisis,” said Elliott Schendel, director of Marketing for SHIFTMobility Inc.

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MotorAge: SHIFTMobility to Offer Shop Management and Repair Applications Free For 90 Days in Response to Coronavirus

As part of SHIFTMobility’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and its potential economic impact on vehicle service centers, we have made the decision to offer our Complete Shop Management and Repair Package free to all new repair and service customers for 90 Days. Go to https://bit.ly/3bsCntb for the offer. No credit card required. Promotion limited to new customers. We wish you the best and are here to support your business through these difficult times.

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National Oil and Lube News: The POS Goes To The Blockchain

““It’s evolved the automotive shop device choice from these bulky desktop computers to tablets to smartphones,” says Elliott Schendel, director of marketing at ShiftMobility. “We sync them all together so they can quickly move between the front desk and the bay.” The company also says its first-to-market to utilize blockchain technology to manage things like vehicle and customer information.”

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Disruptor Daily: 12 Startups Using Blockchain To Transform The Automotive Industry

“Making, selling and operating vehicles is an interwoven set of processes that are moving into the 21st century, with new technologies taking hold from the factory to the road. If the last ten years have taught us anything, it’s that even monopolized industries aren’t safe from economic or technological pressures. As car manufacturers brace for declining sales due to millennial price sensitivity and the prevalence of ride sharing, blockchain is poised to help foster real change. By powering trustless systems, blockchain could increase transparency across the industry while making transacting in the industry more affordable for everyone involved.

A number of companies are trying to implement blockchain technology within the automotive industry to solve some of its biggest problems. Most of them operate on the belief that decentralization will help make driving and buying cars more fair for consumers. They are also working on ways to help the struggling automotive industry leverage its data and are incentivizing consumers to more freely share their data. Read on to learn about the opportunities at the intersection of blockchain and automobiles.”

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NXT CHPTR – Bringing Blockchain to the Auto Industry: Conversation with Pavana Jain, Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder, SHIFTMobility Inc

“SHIFTMobility brings the latest technology to the automotive industry–buyers, repair shops, manufacturers, and parts and tire distributors. We aim to understand the heartbeat of vehicles and communicate their specific needs to the automotive ecosystem. We use a Blockchain platform to secure, distribute, and validate transactions across all our constituents. In turn, these recordings ensure the security and integrity of customer and vehicle information.  These highly secure transaction records, from vehicle purchase to repair and parts, increase trust and promote transparency throughout the ecosystem.”

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Forbes: Uberization Strikes After-Sales Vehicle Servicing Industry, Creating A $1.5B Dynamo

The uberization of vehicle services is then, in many ways, a mirror of how Uber upturned the mobility industry. It marks the emergence of new tech-based intermediaries who are using the power of e-commerce, digitization, and connectivity to completely disrupt traditional after sales dynamics. It’s a trend that has transformed every aspect of the service delivery process and marks a definitive move away from traditional vehicle “repair and service” models to a revolutionary vehicle ownership “management” paradigm that offers end-to-end solutions for car owners, fleets and installers.

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SHIFTMobility Sets Sights on Auto Finance With Blockchain App – Auto Finance News

Users of a new app will soon be able to use digital currency to make payments on their loans and insurance, according to blockchain company SHIFTMobility. Come 2019, Redwood City, Calif.-based SHIFTMobility plans to incorporate lenders into its automotive ecosystem of service shops, manufacturers, and distributors, unlocking the possibility to use the partnership-wide rewards program to get discounts on loan payments.

SHIFTMobility’s lender partner program will enable users of the company’s recently released Vehicle Passport app to accrue digital tokens, called AutOns, to make insurance and loan payments.

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