Trends

Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – August 2019

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In this month’s edition of Industry Trends, Susanna Gotsch analyzes changes in demography, whether it’s where people are living, which portion of the population is working and driving most, and where people are choosing to live. Demographics give us a better understanding of the automotive claims and collision repair industry’s decline in claim frequency and […]

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – July 2019

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In this month’s edition of Industry Trends, Susanna Gotsch breaks down the new challenges in collision repair as more computers, sensors, substrate metals, new welding and joining techniques, and more are added to vehicles. How can our industry rethink the collision repair process and address the increase in vehicle complexity?  To check out the rest […]

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – June 2019

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In this month’s edition of Industry Trends, Susanna breaks down the changes in vehicle complexity, repair costs and cycle time and how they drive us to rethink the entirety of the customer’s repair experience from crash to keys. How can our industry use technology to rethink the consumer claim and repair experience, placing more capabilities […]

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – April 2019

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Self-service claims and repair scheduling capabilities via digital devices are just two examples of how our industry is using technology to ‘shift-left’ – providing customers with enhanced self-service capabilities via technology that ensures the same or better level of customer service and engagement. In this month’s edition of CCC Industry Trends, Susanna Gotsch explores how […]

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – February 2019

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The cost of vehicles has risen as automakers have increased the complexity of vehicles with more safety features, telematics, and other technology. In this month’s edition of Industry Trends, Susanna addresses the consequences of those rising vehicle costs and what it means for your business. To check out the rest of the #CCCTrends series, visit CCC’s […]

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – January 2019

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  What is to come in 2019? Hard to believe yet another full year has passed by –and yet here we are, at the start of 2019. Among the top stories of 2018 within the collision repair and insurance industries were those underscoring the growing complexity of vehicles, their repairs, and the demands among consumers […]

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – December 2018

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  Are ADAS and Vehicle Autonomy Changing Crash Characteristics? Susanna Gotsch, Director and Industry Analyst at CCC Information Services analyzes the ever-changing indicators of ADAS and autonomous vehicles collisions compared to traditional vehicles. To check out the rest of the #CCCTrends series, visit CCC’s YouTube channel. Download the full pdf here.

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Industry Trends with Susanna Gotsch – November 2018

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  Analysts are projecting that the increasing volume of used vehicles would lead to a dramatic fall in prices. Yet, despite a moderation in residual values as used vehicle supplies have grown, the average wholesale and retail used vehicle value has grown. Why is that? Susanna Gotsch, Director and Industry Analyst at CCC Information Services analyzes […]

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