July 10, 2023

AUSTIN, Texas – July 11, 2023 CDK Global Inc., a leading automotive retail software provider, today announced its official certification as a Dealer Management System (DMS) provider for BMW Group Canada, including BMW and MINI retailers. CDK Global’s recent certification strengthens the partnership with the auto manufacturer, currently serving as a leading Customer Relationship Management (CRM) provider for the BMW and MINI Canadian network.

CDK’s DMS integration with BMW Group Canada now provides Canadian retailers with an industry-leading technology partner solution, offering up-to-date insights in managing their dealerships efficiently and profitably. From financial statement transfers to stock replenishment and other key integrations, BMW and MINI Canadian dealerships will utilize CDK Global’s complete suite of tools to offer superior service experiences for their customers.

“We value our long-standing relationship with BMW Group Canada, and completing full integration of our DMS was the natural next step in offering comprehensive compliant digital solutions for their Canadian dealerships,” said Brian MacDonald, president and chief executive officer, CDK Global.

Canadian auto retailers in the BMW Group will utilize the CDK Drive DMS Canada Essential Package, which encompasses predictive digital service, dealer performance metrics and insights, two-way data sharing and continued BMW Group Canada auto retailer support. In addition, dealerships will have access to CDK Global Dealer Communications with CDK Drive, including:

  • Parts Master Updates
  • Parts Inventory
  • Parts Orders             
  • Special Order Parts
  • Parts Shipping         
  • Parts Invoice
  • Parts Supply & Replenishment (SRD)
  • Repair Order

“Auto retailers are continuously searching for new and innovative ways to drive their business while strengthening the consumer relationship. We’re proud to offer next-generation solutions for BMW Group Canada dealerships in meeting customer expectations efficiently and effectively,” MacDonald added.

For more information about CDK’s Dealer Management System solutions, please visit To learn more about CDK Drive Essentials for OEM partners, visit

About CDK Global, Inc.
CDK Global is a leading provider of cloud-based software to dealerships and Original Equipment Manufacturers (“OEMs”) across automotive and related industries. The Company’s cloud-based, software as a service (“SaaS”) platform enables dealerships to manage their end-to-end business operations including the acquisition, sale, financing, insuring, repair, and maintenance of vehicles. By automating and streamlining critical workflows, the integrated platform of modern solutions enables dealers to sell and service more vehicles by creating simple and convenient experiences for customers and improves their financial and operational performance.

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