Spreading over two lakh square feet space, the facility offers an entire gamut of services ranging from asset acquisition & disposal to repair & refurbishing of the vehicles. Apart from serving as transaction platform, Automall shall also assist the traders with easy financing and insurance options, as well as provide parking facility & assistance with documentation & compliance. Rest rooms for travel-fatigued drivers and cleaners are also offered as an add-on facility. The auto mall facility will be further utilised for holding bidding events periodically.
Inaugurating state of the art Automall earlier in the day, Mr. Sameer Malhotra, CEO, Shriram Automall India Limited said, “With this new Automall, we have taken a step further to create a unique & transparent transaction platform, to endow our customers with a never before experience. We aim to put an end to the unreliable practices prevalent in pre-owned vehicle transactions by cultivating organized vehicle-trading mechanism. Our expanding network enables us to explore the potential of market in this region. We look forward to permeate every market of India by elevating this number to a total of 60 by the end of 2013.”
Also speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sudarshan Holla, Executive Director CEO- South Zone, Shriram Transport Finance Company said “Shriram Automall has earned a name for itself through superior customer service in its previous endeavours and we are hopeful of coming out with flying colours yet again at Davangere. We always look forward to outshine our customer expectations and are willing to go that extra mile.”
The inauguration was followed by a grand physical bidding of a plethora of vehicles and equipments which were inspected in person by the participants. The customers also experienced the two new initiatives, Shriram One Stop & Shriram New Look. While One Stop is a computerized touch screen kiosk which is a virtual Truck Bazaar, providing real time information about used commercial vehicles available for sale, Newlook offers refurbished pre-owned commercial vehicles that are put on display for purchase along with inbuilt financing options.
About Shriram Transport Finance Company Ltd.
Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited is the flagship company of the Shriram group which has significant presence in Consumer Finance, Life Insurance, General Insurance, Stock Broking, and Distribution businesses. Incorporated in 1979, Shriram Transport is today the largest asset financing NBFC in the country and holistic finance provider for the commercial vehicle industry and seeks to partner small truck owners for every possible need related to their assets. It has PAN India presence with 494 branch offices. Based in Mumbai, it manages assets worth Rs 40,307 crores and has a customer base exceeding 8,00,000. Shriram in the last 30 years, has helped replace nearly 20 lakhs trucks by providing affordable acquisition credit to the small truck operators.
About ShriramAutomall India Limited (SAMIL):
ShriramAutomall India Limited (SAMIL), one-of-its-kind facility is a wholly owned subsidiary of Shriram Transport Finance Company. It is India's first ever service provider that offers a transaction platform for the trading of pre-owned commercial vehicles, construction and agricultural equipment in an organized and transparent manner.
For further information, please contact:
SHRIRAM AUTOMALL INDIA LIMITED
709, Best Sky Tower,
F-5, NetajiSubhash Place,
Pitampura, Delhi -110034
Tel: 011 - 41414444
Fax: 011 - 42414444
Toll Free: 1800 102 4141