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PEOPLE will be able to buy a hatchback at the same time as a hoodie when a new retail partnership gets off the ground this year. Rockar, the industry pioneer in futuristic car retailing, has announced a collaboration with fashion and homeware chain Next. The deal will see the opening of Rockar-style, digital-experience stores withinREAD MORE
NATIONAL motor retailer Lookers has shown its commitment to the Glasgow area by investing more than £12 million in the opening of two cutting-edge dealerships in the city, including the biggest Jaguar site in Scotland. Taggarts, which is part of the Lookers group, is relocating its Jaguar and Volvo businesses from Maryhill Road, Glasgow and Windmillhill Street, Motherwell to new, purpose-built dealerships at Hillington Park, representing investments of moreREAD MORE
LANCASHIRE-based Bowker Motor Group has received planning permission to build a new Porsche Centre in Preston. Preston City Council approved plans for the multi-million-pound transformation of the site at the junction of Watery Lane and West Strand Road at a recent meeting. The investment in the 43,000 sq ft building will create more than 30READ MORE
ASTON Barclay has strengthened its senior management team in readiness for further sales growth and new product launches. Ray Sommerville (pictured) has joined the board as a non-executive director and strategy advisor. Sommerville was managing director and group chief executive of Perrys Group for 16 years and currently holds non-executive positions at GardX and NowREAD MORE