Plymouth, Minnesota — June 29, 2016 — Hollander and eBay Motors are teaming up to present the Hollander – eBay Technology Summit, taking place August 11 to 13, 2016, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. According to a statement from Hollander, the event will provide eCommerce ideas, solutions, best practices and training to help automotive recyclers become more productive and profitable.
“This is the right event at the right time, given the challenges our industry is facing,” says Mary Moberg, Marketing Director at Hollander. “For success both today and into the future, we need to embrace eCommerce and new technologies while tapping into the collective wisdom of the brightest minds in the industry. The Hollander – eBay Technology Summit is the ideal forum for making it happen.”
Moberg also says Summit 2016 promises outstanding value for yard owners and their employees alike, with a focus on both eCommerce as well as practical product training. The event features a Welcome Reception followed by two days of educational sessions, presentations, keynote speeches and ample opportunities for networking with other automotive recyclers.
The first day, the eBay / eCommerce Summit, will focus on eCommerce best practices, tips and success strategies using eBay and Hollander eCommerce products. Attendees can choose from a variety of workshops. Highlights include building a cost-effective, profitable online presence to using eBay tools and programs to increase sales to leveraging the power of the Hollander Interchange. Presenters will include successful recyclers and experts from eBay and Hollander.
The second day, the Hollander Technology Training Summit, will feature interactive training sessions across three tracks—system management, inventory and eCommerce—to help yard owners and employees sharpen their skills using Hollander’s solutions to manage inventory, run systems effectively, efficiently sell parts online and more.
Participants can choose to the first day, the second day or both days of the conference.
Summit 2016 will also showcase several keynote speakers, including Jon Acuff, bestselling author of five books, including “Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work and Never Get Stuck,” and voted one of the best speakers of 2015 by the Meeting & Convention Planners association. Also speaking will be Sree Menon, Head of Parts and Accessories at eBay Motors and Tanvir Arfi, Global Head of SMR & Parts Platform SVP Solera Holdings.
Throughout the event attendees can preview new technologies at Hollander’s aptly named Technology Test Drive Center. There they’ll have the opportunity to try out new software and other tools for running their yards more efficiently and cost effectively. Hollander’s IT experts will be on hand to answer technical questions and provide technology advice.
Registration for the Hollander – eBay Technology Summit is now open at info.hollandersolutions.com/summit.