Our business model
Our business model is unique in our industry, with our distinct routes to market and global footprint leveraged across the full Distribution value chain to deliver sustainable value to our stakeholders and superior returns to our shareholders.
OUR OEM PARTNERSHIPS
Inchcape has long-standing partnerships with the world’s leading automotive groups, with a core focus on manufacturers of premium and volume passenger vehicles. In select markets we also represent commercial and agricultural vehicles and machinery as well as emergent passenger vehicle brands.
The OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) with which Inchcape
partners are some of the foremost drivers of technological innovation in the automotive industry, from advances in hybrid and battery electric drivetrains to future mobility solutions.
OUR ROUTES TO MARKET
Inchcape’s organisational strength comes from a combination of parts that forms our business model: diversified revenue streams, our global portfolio of operations, our value chain, our stakeholders and how we engage them, our long-standing and deeply embedded brand partner relationships and our operating strategy.
OUR VALUE CHAIN
We have a unique and sustainable business model, providing full-spectrum Distribution capability for our OEM partners, operating throughout the value chain.
Acting as custodians of some of the world’s most recognisable brands, we provide automotive manufacturers with a highly effective route to market and a vital link between the brand and the customer.
OUR GLOBAL FOOTPRINT
An independent, multi-brand automotive Distributor with operations that span countries on five continents. A balanced and diverse portfolio of both mature and emerging markets to provide access and in-country expertise for some of the world’s leading automotive manufacturers.