MASCOUCHE, QC, Jan. 13, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - ALBI le Géant experienced a remarkable step forward in terms of business development in 2015. This exceptional growth was marked by the addition of three dealerships to its already impressive offerings of vehicles, the opening of the ALBI Occasion l'Entrepôt in Mascouche with its new modern and unique buildings, the acquisition of the car lease transfer sites ByeByeBail.ca and ByeByeLease.ca, the adding of ALBI Auto Crédit division that specializes in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd credit chances, and the sale of 37,985 vehicles in 2015.
In 2015, ALBI le Géant saw its total vehicle sales increase by 17% over 2014's numbers. ALBI's team has sold 19,626 new vehicles, while the number of used cars sold amounted to 2,461. It was also a record year for sales of wholesale vehicles with 15,898 vehicles sold, for a total of 37,985 vehicles sold in 2015.
"The strength of ALBI le Géant resides in the professionalism and passion of our teams, which now include more than 1,000 colleagues. We are proud of how our team offers the best service to our customers on a daily basis. The premise of ALBI, which is to treat our customers as we would want to be treated, is fully realized thanks to our dedicated team," said Denis Leclerc, President of ALBI le Géant.
It is with great pride that ALBI le Géant announced that several of its dealerships achieved impressive positions in terms of vehicle sales in Quebec and Canada. First, ALBI le Géant Mazda Mascouche is the dealer that sold the most vehicles among those in the US, Canada and of course, Quebec. ALBI Mazda Laval is ranked 3rd in Canada and in Quebec. ALBI le Géant Kia Mascouche is still in 1st position in Canada and Quebec. ALBI Hyundai Mascouche is ranked 2nd Quebec. Finally, ALBI Infiniti Mascouche is ranked 3rd in Quebec with its 2015 sales.
The new dealerships that are now part of ALBI le Géant's great family are: ALBI Kia Sorel-Tracy and ALBI Hyundai Châteauguay (respectively the 4th Kia dealership and the 3rd Hyundai dealership for the Group), as well as ALBI Chevrolet Buick GMC Corvette Laval, which adds Chevrolet Buick GMC Corvette to the wide range of brands we represent.
"2015 was a successful year and we are pleased to offer an increasingly diverse range of cars for a growing number of customers, and across an even larger geographic area. With the arrival of ALBI in the Mont-Tremblant and Vaudreuil regions in the upcoming months, our growth and expansion will continue in 2016," concluded Mr. Leclerc.
ALBI le Géant was founded in 1978 by a couple in love with the city of Albi, France. The first Mazda Mascouche dealership was bought in 1997 by Denis Leclerc. Since, in partnership with the current vice-president, Louise Villeneuve, the company has accumulated many successes. It is experiencing unprecedented growth in the automotive world in Canada, so as to become the Groupe ALBI le Géant. To date, ALBI le Géant is made up of more than 31 businesses related directly to the daily operations of its auto dealerships. Of these companies, 23 are new vehicle dealerships representing 19 brands, and 1 used car dealership. ALBI le Géant can count on a team of 1,000 dedicated colleagues. For more information visit our website: www.albilegeant.com. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, LinkedIn and watch our latest videos on YouTube.
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