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Cox Automotive enhances digital experiences with Canopy Connect partnership – Paulo di Silva & Tolga Tezel

Earlier this month, Cox Automotive and Canopy Connect announced a collaboration to enhance the online car buying experience for consumers and dealerships through insurance verification and servicing. Joining us to discuss how this partnership can help dealers not only protect themselves from fraud but also improve their customers’ experience on today’s episode of CBT Now is Tolga Tezel, Founder and CEO at Canopy Connect, and Paulo da Silva, VP of Operations for Ecommerce at Cox Automotive.

Key Takeaways 

1. The collaboration between Cox Automotive and Canopy Connect aims to improve the online car buying experience for both consumers and dealerships. The partnership seeks to create a more seamless and secure transaction process by streamlining insurance verification and servicing, enhancing overall customer satisfaction.

2. Canopy Connect’s technology revolutionizes the insurance verification process by providing a fast, secure, and consumer-driven data-sharing platform. This integration significantly reduces the time and effort required for insurance verification, benefiting both car buyers and dealerships.

3. The partnership addresses the heightened risk of fraud in e-commerce transactions. By implementing Canopy Connect’s insurance verification technology, Cox Automotive aims to minimize potential fraud and compliance issues, providing dealerships with a layer of confidence in their transactions.

4. Integrating Canopy Connect’s technology within Cox Automotive’s e-commerce platform improves conversion rates and smooths the sales process. Consumers can seamlessly verify their insurance during the online purchase journey, reducing friction and enhancing the likelihood of completing a purchase.

5. Both parties express excitement about the potential for future innovations and expansions. Plans include:

  • Bringing the technology to store use.
  • Creating self-checkout experiences.
  • Exploring new applications to further enhance the customer journey and dealership operations.
"Our clients are retailers who use this capability to enhance their digital experiences." - Paulo di Silva

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Jaelyn Campbell
Jaelyn Campbell
Jaelyn Campbell is a staff writer/reporter for CBT News. She is a recent honors cum laude graduate with a BFA in Mass Media from Valdosta State University. Jaelyn is an enthusiastic creator with more than four years of experience in corporate communications, editing, broadcasting, and writing. Her articles in The Spectator, her hometown newspaper, changed how people perceive virtual reality. She connects her readers to the facts while providing them a voice to understand the challenges of being an entrepreneur in the digital world.

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