Supplier Categories

Entries are now open for the Motor Trader Independent Dealer Awards!

You will find a full list of Supplier categories to enter below. To start your entry, simply select a category below. You will then have the opportunity to add more categories to your basket on completion of the online entry form, should you wish to. Don't forget to 'Save' your entry regularly as you go along.

Entries close midnight on Friday 23 July 2021.

Finance Provider of the Year

Open to finance companies providing specialist finance services to independent car dealers.

Judges will be looking for finance providers who have launched innovative service/s and/ or cutting edge product/s between January and December 2020.

All companies need to do is tell us what finance product/s or service/s they have introduced that have boosted the bottom lines of independent dealers and helped to improve processes and efficiencies. Please provide example/s of the impact on independent dealers’ business

IT Innovation of the Year

Open to all IT providers providing specialist IT services to independent car dealers.

Judges will be looking for IT providers who have launched innovative service/s and/ or cutting edge product/s between January and December 2020.

All companies need to do is tell us what IT product/s or service/s they have introduced that have boosted the bottom lines of independent dealers and helped to improve processes and efficiencies. Please provide example/s of the impact on independent dealers’ business.

Recruitment Agency of the Year

Open to agencies providing recruitment services to independent car dealers.

Judges will be looking for recruitment agencies who can demonstrate how they successfully helped clients with their recruitment programs in 2020.

All companies need to do is tell us how they launched [a] specific successful campaign/s to help independent dealers, manufacturers, suppliers, body shops etc in their recruitment. Please include a case study to support your case.

Remarketing Company of the Year

Open to firms providing remarketing services to independent car dealers.

Judges will be looking for remarketing agencies who have launched innovative service(s) and/or cutting edge product(s) between January 2020 and December 2020.

All companies need to do is tell us what remarketing product(s) or service(s) they have introduced that have boosted the bottom lines of independent dealers and helped to improve processes and efficiencies. Please provide example(s) of the impact on independent dealers’ businesses. 

Warranty/Added-Value Insurance Products Provider of the Year

Open to all warranty providers delivering coverage for powertrain and interior, plus paint and alloy wheel protection for independent car dealers.

Judges will be looking for warranty/added-value insurance products providers who have launched innovative service(s) and/or cutting edge product(s) between January 2020 and December 2020.

All companies need to do is tell us what warranty/added-value insurance products or service(s) they have introduced that have boosted the bottom lines of independent dealers and helped to improve processes and efficiencies. Please provide example(s) of the impact on independent dealers’ businesses.