Kolkata, 03rd May, 2018: ŠKODA AUTO India launched its newly designed 3S (Sales, Service and Spares) facility, Global Motocorp LLP, in Kolkata. The dealership facility will sport the new Corporate Identity and Design which is a part of ŠKODA’s global redesigning process. Mr. Ashutosh Dixit, Director – Sales, Service & Marketing, ŠKODA AUTO India Pvt Ltd and Mr. Kunal Agrawal, Dealer Principal, Global Motocorp LLP inaugurated the showroom.
With the inauguration of Global Motocorp LLP in Kolkata, ŠKODA aims to further strengthen its presence in West Bengal and push forward its business campaign of establishing a strong foothold in the eastern markets of our country by phase wise introduction of five new dealership facilities over the next six months.
The sales facility of Global Motocorp LLP is strategically located at AJC Bose Road, Kolkata and sprawls over an area of 3884 sq. ft. of premium showroom space that can accommodate a six car display. The showroom is supported by a service facility, accessibly located at Village Chowbaga, P.S. – Anandapur, 853, Anandapur Road, Kolkata, which spans across a substantial 20340 sq. ft. (1890.3 sq. m.) area.
Commenting on the inauguration of the new facility,Mr. Ashutosh Dixit, Director – Sales, Service & Marketing, ŠKODA AUTO India Pvt Ltdsaid, “ŠKODA AUTO India is fully geared to further expand its brand presence in the eastern markets of our nation. In line with our expansion strategy and West Bengal being one of the key markets, we are pleased to partner with Global Motocorp LLP. We are confident that our new partner will play an important role in contributing further growth and in scaling up the brand.”
Mr. Kunal Agrawal, Dealer Principal, Global Motocorp LLPsaid, “We are delighted to partner with ŠKODA AUTO India to unveil our newly designed facility. The new appearance and optimized business processes will provide the ideal backdrop for the presentation of ŠKODA products to our customers. The advancement of ŠKODA makes us more affirmative, confident and committed to our valued customers in this region.”
ŠKODA AUTO India is in the process of revamping its entire dealer network which will entail – manpower training, a customer friendly layout and business processes along with a refreshed design that will be the key to demonstrating the power of the brand.
New ŠKODA Showroom: friendly, bright, inviting and customer friendly processes:
The redesigned dealership network globally and in India will offer modern showrooms with a great look and feel, customer friendly environment, creating a pleasant atmosphere and transparency. The exteriors of the dealerships are completely redesigned. The new appearance of the ŠKODA dealerships will be the brand’s powerful statement during both day and night – clear, transparent, modern and open. Fresh colours, clarity, openness and transparency – are the highlights of the new interiors of ŠKODA dealership showrooms.
ŠKODA has placed a highest priority on functionality and clear orientation options for the customer. Elevating the buying experience, ŠKODA AUTO India has introduced a next-generation iPad based sales tool for sales consultants. With the help of this sales tool, the sales consultants will be able to elaborately explain the features of our cars in an interactive and engaging manner.
The launch of the Global Motocorp LLP in Kolkata is the latest chapter in ŠKODA AUTO India’s commitment to strengthen its presence in the country. In addition, the rebranding and introduction of the NEW CICD across all retail outlets along with new customer focused initiatives have contributed to the overall growth of the brand. ŠKODA AUTO India also offers a 4 year service care program which consist of a 4 year warranty program and a 4 year (24 x 7) Road Side Assistance which is standard on all ŠKODA products. Additionally, customers now have an option to purchase a 4 year service package at a nominal price which ensures a hassle-free ownership experience.
ŠKODA AUTO India continues to record strong performance in India. Selling 17,438 cars in 2017, the company achieved 30% more sales than the previous year. The NEW OCTAVIA RS and THE NEW KODIAQ have received overwhelming response from customers and media; have contributed significantly to the overall growth of the brand. The brand promises further growth impetus from the new models in 2018.