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Car-Mart Uses GPS To Improve ‘Efficiency'

Car-Mart Uses GPS To Improve ‘Efficiency'
Car-Mart CEO Hank Henderson said the company's investment in GPS devices has cost about $400,000 that quarter. It's too soon to tell how much in savings the technology has generated, either by making it easier to repossess the car or helping the company work out adjusted payments with the buyer.

Car-Mart announced in its quarterly earnings report in August that it had invested in the GPS technology and the devices were now in about 67 percent of the cars it had sold. It should be no shocking news flash that many car buyers at dealerships such as Car-Mart have little credit or not the best of credit and thus are considered high risk.
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HP Earnings Miss Estimates, Show Continued Struggle

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Fresh off a new round of federal SunShot Initiative funding and a $1.2 million round of equity capital, Fayetteville's Picasolar will spend the next 10 to 12 months scaling its solar cells to meet the industry standard.
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