- 21 Dealers make the Platinum Award list
- 6 Sellers get the Elite Award
- IPOP Group the major-marketing seller group
Suzuki Helderberg in Cape Town is the 2021 Suzuki Supplier of the Yr.
The Helderberg crew won the coveted award at an event in Durban, which followed the seller meeting and the start of the a great deal-anticipated new Suzuki Baleno to media, sellers and the community.
The Supplier of the Yr Gala was hosted under the title of “Market of Excellence”. Making use of this topic, sellers and the crew at Suzuki Auto South Africa reviewed methods in which they could even further increase on Suzuki’s high degrees of customer support and profits support, which assisted make it South Africa’s best-advertising passenger auto manufacturer in Might this year.
“When we break an over-all gross sales history or strike a huge milestone like the one in May possibly this 12 months, folks frequently glimpse at the brand to start with. But in fact, these achievements are built up of thousands of specific interactions between a seller, a salesperson, a services adviser and a client.
“That is why we put so a lot effort into our Supplier of the Calendar year Awards as it offers recognition to the everyday challenging function of our 81 dealers in South and Southern Africa,” says Brendon Carpenter, Manufacturer Internet marketing Manager of Suzuki Car South Africa.
Just before asserting the best award, Suzuki Automobile South Africa identified its greatest-executing sellers and the extraordinary persons who outperformed their peers, even at the significant typical criteria set by all sellers.
Platinum and Elite Sellers
The initially group of sellers to be singled out is Suzuki’s Platinum Award winners. These dealers have a substantial typical score across all criteria, including shopper support, sections assistance, new vehicle revenue aid and a supportive finance and insurance plan workforce.
“This calendar year, we have the longest at any time checklist of Platinum Award winners. We applaud every seller that has built the exertion to set and retain these superior ranges of guidance and shopper support,” claims Henno Havenga, Supervisor of Automobile Seller Revenue at Suzuki Car.
The next dealers are Platinum Award winners: Suzuki Alberton, Suzuki Bassonia, Suzuki Boksburg, Suzuki Centurion, Suzuki Constantiaberg. Suzuki Durban, Suzuki Durban South, Suzuki Hatfield, Suzuki Kenilworth, Suzuki Klerksdorp, Suzuki Mokopane, Suzuki Nelspruit, Suzuki Northcliff, Suzuki Pinetown, Suzuki Polokwane, Suzuki Port Elizabeth, Suzuki Queenstown, Suzuki Rustenburg, Suzuki Stellenbosch, Suzuki Tygervalley and Suzuki Vredenburg,
“It is worthy of noting that the sellers on this coveted list are spread throughout South Africa in big cities and scaled-down cities. This all over again proves that our superior degree of buyer service isn’t just limited to a decide on few dealers or even to large cities,” states Havenga.
Whilst the Platinum Sellers are a lower earlier mentioned the rest, there is a special team of sellers that have set an even larger regular. Called the “Green Berets” of the Suzuki community, these dealers are the Elite Award winners with the optimum general performance in all service and product sales categories.
The checklist of Elite Sellers includes Suzuki Bramley, Suzuki Bryanston, Suzuki Cape City, Suzuki Helderberg, Suzuki Kyalami and Suzuki West Rand.
Best carrying out persons
Suzuki has a particular group of awards for the people, who executed the very best throughout the numerous assistance categories.
This calendar year Arno Bester of Suzuki Queenstown was the Major Technician, Grant Saunders of Suzuki Cape City was the Major Areas Supervisor, Wian Greyling of Suzuki Alberton took house the silverware as the Top rated Income Supervisor and Odette Allers of Suzuki Queenstown won the award as the Services Supervisor of the Year.
Ahead of announcing the Dealers of the Calendar year, SASA discovered the groups and person sellers with the best profits.
The best 3 sellers with the greatest product sales quantity in the course of this period ended up Suzuki Boksburg (3rd), Suzuki Menlyn (2nd) and Suzuki Bassonia (1st), which also retains the record for the best income of any dealer in a solitary thirty day period.
Of the many supplier groups, the IPOP Team – which includes top rated performers these types of as Suzuki Bassonia and Suzuki West Rand – was the best-providing group.
Dealers of the Year
Going to the overall awards, Suzuki Vehicle South Africa announced the best undertaking seller in every classification.
Suzuki Vredenburg on the West Coast of the Western Cape was the Rural Dealer of the 12 months.
Suzuki Cape Town was recognised as the Modest Supplier of the Yr.
Suzuki Helderberg was announced as the Medium classification Vendor of the Year.
Suzuki Bramley took home the award as the Massive Supplier of the Yr.
And eventually, right after a lot apprehension, Suzuki Helderberg in Cape Town was identified as back again to stage to get the leading honours of the total Suzuki 2021 Vendor of the Yr.
“It is a wonderful honour to be in a position to recognise so lots of sellers in our awards ceremony. We applaud their tricky get the job done and perseverance, specifically after a calendar year of quite a few disruptions and uncertainty. We are very pleased of our dealer community and seem forward to welcoming new teams and particular person business owners to our network as we grow more,” claims Havenga.