dealer management software

Ever wanted an easy way to find all your RV or Marine Opportunities and Contacts who’ve expressed an interest in a specific brand or model?  Ever wished you had a convenient way to locate all your Leads from a specific source? IDS Astra CRM’s Go search feature, introduced several months ago, offers a quick and easy free-form […]

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If you could reduce the time your Parts department, Accessory Store / Ship’s Store personnel spend managing inventory and spend more time selling to customers, would you be interested in how? I have listed the top 7 tasks I find waste the most time in the RV and Marine dealerships I visit, and how IDS […]

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IDS Astra G2 RV and Marine dealer management software provides many ‘time savers’ designed to improve workflow and save you time and effort.  Most depend on ‘context’ – options available based on which window, which tab, and which field you’re in. Here are a few guidelines for working with Astra G2 fields that will help you save time… […]

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Your website is a critical extension of your business, and in most cases, the first contact that you have with your potential customers. In today’s environment, customers will search online to find what they’re looking for, and if they don’t find it on your site, they’ll quickly go to your competitors’ sites. It’s essential that […]

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Printing bank forms and contracts has always been one of a dealership’s biggest hassles.   IDS is pleased to announce that special printers, custom forms, and endless attempts at dot-matrix alignment are now a thing of the past thanks to our new integration with AppOne™ and Astra G2 RV and Marine Dealer Management Software! Not only does the AppOne™ […]

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Astra G2 RV and Marine Dealer Management Software now allows you to add Extended Warranty and other Insurance options to a Final Sale. From the Astra G2 Navigator, select Sales > Utilities > Sell Ext Warr / Ins After Sale. The Extended Warranty & Insurance After Sale form in IDS’s Marine and RV Software makes it easy to add additional Extended Warranty and Insurance options to a Deal. When you sell […]

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With IDS Astra CRM Workflows, you can automatically initiate a series of activities whenever a ‘trigger’ is activated. Triggers can be virtually any step in your Sales process – from initial Up to a Final Sale. Filters can be associated with each Trigger to ensure that appropriate Actions are taken under virtually any circumstance: Actions can be customized to add a personal touch… Workflows can […]

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Astra G2 Version 11.12.4 RV and marine dealer management software includes our new Enhanced Documents feature, with two exciting improvements designed to boost your branding and improve shop efficiency in your RV and marine dealership. Enhanced Documents allows you to print full-color dealership logos on your Shop Work Orders, Customer Estimates and Work Orders.  You can even choose to employ two logos – whether […]

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General RV Center

General RV Centers, one of the largest volume recreational vehicle (RV) dealers in the United States, has joined the Wolters Kluwer Financial Services AppOne® platform through its Integrated Dealer Systems’ (IDS) Astra G2 dealer management software. AppOne helps automate the credit approval, document preparation and financing processes for dealers and the lenders they work with. General RV […]

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Scott Motor Coach has used 30 years experience combined with IDS’ Dealer Management Software to educate its customer base and offer the very best in overall service.  Read on to see how CEO, Brad Scott continues to strive for excellence in his RV dealership… IDS: What do you consider to be the strengths of your RV business compared […]

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