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  • Autosmart Popping the Cork

    23 September, 2019

    Twenty-five years ago, Dominic Crowley took on the Autosmart franchise for the Munster region based out of Cork in the Republic of Ireland.  He now celebrates 3 showrooms, a trade store, valet courses and a new warehouse based in Galway serving the South Connacht region. Dominic joined his …

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  • Autosmart arrives in Ballybofey

    3 September, 2019

    Ballybofey Autofactors has announced that it has bought the Autosmart franchise for Donegal and will become the new distributor of Autosmart professional cleaning products for the region, including Sligo and Leitrim.   The move follows the retirement of Donal Ryan who has been operating …

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  • Ad-blue, Adds Value for Autosmart Scarborough

    23 August, 2019

      When Paul Daley-Smith chose his 4th Autosmart showroom, alongside his mini-bulk system, he also  added two side tanks that could carry 2000 litres of Ad-blue. The 18 tonne showroom is completely unique and is a huge step up from Paul’s first Autosmart showroom of fifteen years ago. Paul …

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  • Bailer Reduces Autosmart’s Plastic Waste

    21 August, 2019

    As part of the commitment to reduce plastic waste and its impact on the environment, Autosmart has purchased a compactor bailer that saves 5000 plastic wraps entering landfill every year. Autosmart has been looking for a while for a way to reduce the amount of plastic waste that is created from …

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  • As Regular as Clockwork

    16 August, 2019

    Browsing through a franchisee magazine 24 years ago, John Tattam didn’t realise that the advert he was reading was about to change his life. John who was working in sales at the time was looking for a franchise opportunity that would give him more freedom. The Autosmart advert really excited …

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  • Autosmart joins in on a 100 year old race

    14 August, 2019

    Smartab alongside Chris Ashton and Shaun Devey from the UK office took part in the Vasaloppet which is an annual bike race that takes place from Salen to Moran in Sweden. The 94km race was inspired by a journey from Mora to Salan by King Gustav Vasa when he was fleeing from soldiers in the […]…

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  • Autosmart Rescues a Tar Covered Car

    12 August, 2019

    A car accidentally covered in tarmac was given first aid by mvs Staffordshire Ltd and Autosmart Power HD. When a civil engineering company in Birmingham accidentally covered a lime green VW Sirocco in tarmac whilst they were finishing off the road surface on a new housing estate they called …

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  • Sowing the Seed

    9 August, 2019

    Back in 1984 the Seed family run business was planted and 35 years on this multi showroom company is still growing strong. Andrew Seed used to help his dad out whilst he was at University in his early 20’s and he liked it that much that when the opportunity arose for him to take over […]…

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  • 33 Years in the Making

    2 August, 2019

    A new showroom takes to the roads of the North East and is a far cry from their first mobile showroom, a Ford Fiesta. Colin Smails was working in the motor trade when he heard that his local Autosmart area was up for sale. He didn’t hesitate approaching Autosmart for more information and before …

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