Rosh HaAyin, Israel, September 5, 2017. Pointer Telocation Ltd. (Nasdaq:
PNTR & TASE: PNTR) – a leading developer and operator of Fleet and Mobile Resource Management (MRM) solutions, announced today that it is to supply a connected car solution together with The Lubinski Group Ltd., the sole importer to Israel of Peugeot, Citroen, DS and MG vehicles.
The connected car solution is based on an Android infotainment solution, backed with Pointer’s added-value services. These include services such as internet and radio, a library of approved applications, location based services, navigation, accident detection and real time support, parking, round-the-clock access to service and an emergency control room, car maintenance and reservation, push notifications as well as access to distributor promotions.
Commented David Mahlab, CEO of Pointer, “Our connected car activity enables distributors to maintain and strengthen the relationship between the car distributor and customers, well beyond the initial sale. It provides added value to both the consumer and the car distributor. We see strong potential in this market and expect to establish similar relationships with other leading car distributors in Israel and abroad.”
Added Dani Shavit CEO of The Lubinski Group, “The Lubinski Group sees itself as a pioneer in providing advanced connected-car and value-added services to its customers. We chose Pointer for its technological excellence, and its ability to provide, together with us, a broad and comprehensive solution and service for the benefit of our customers. I expect to see strong demand for this solution and I am happy to cooperate with Pointer as our technology partner.”
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