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New App Allows Car Buyers to Negotiate from Their Phones

Dealers expect platform to increase deal flow

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CarBlip (http://www.carblip.com), a car buying and negotiation platform, today announced the launch of its mobile app in the Southern California market. The revolutionary app is a direct-to-dealer, communication-based platform that integrates live inventory and a Swipe to Submit™ feature allowing users to shop and negotiate the price of a new car directly from their mobile device before visiting a physical dealership. CarBlip, who has been backed by Science Inc., the Santa Monica, Ca.-based incubator and investment firm, was founded by a multi-generational team of industry veterans and digital natives alongside a network of strategic alliance partners.

Through our proprietary technology, CarBlip is dedicated to reinventing the purchase process with a seamless and expedited car buying experience. By starting the negotiation process online, consumers will be able to significantly cut their overall time at the dealership.

"There is an evolution happening within the automotive industry's digital retail space. Consumers demand more control of the car buying process and CarBlip is providing this service by allowing consumers to start the negotiation process anywhere, anytime," said Brian Johnson, CarBlip's Co-Founder and CEO. Johnson continued, "CarBlip is focused on bringing a better car buying experience to consumers and increased sales to dealers. Our dealer partners gain additional access to car buyers, especially the digitally-focused millennials."

Currently available for iOS only, the CarBlip app is available for download nationwide and exclusive to Southern California car buyers with plans underway to quickly expand nationwide. Click the following link to download CarBlip's app: https://lnkd.in/gYG_cJr

"Today, the car buying experience involves a time-consuming negotiation process that's exhausting for both the buyer and the seller," said Mike Jones, co-founder & CEO of Science Inc. "CarBlip's new platform transforms that experience so that it's easy for buyers to shop, decide, and drive off in their new car, which gives dealers more time to see more buyers. We're thrilled to be working closely with the team and are eager to see how they change the automotive landscape."

About CarBlip
CarBlip is the only car buying and negotiation platform of its kind with its Swipe to Submit™ feature and seamless negotiation process. CarBlip is focused on putting the power of negotiation back in the consumer's hands. Headquartered in Santa Monica, CarBlip was founded by a multi-generational team of industry veterans and digital natives. For more information about CarBlip, visit http://www.carblip.com. Available on the App Store, https://lnkd.in/gYG_cJr.

About Science Inc.
Science Inc. is the disruptive media, marketing and brand building company that creates, invests, acquires and scales successful digital businesses. Science brings together the best ideas, talent, resources and financing through a centralized platform. The platform is leveraged to develop new businesses, provide emerging startups with operational strategy and capital and transform later-stage Internet ventures with new talent and innovation. The company has co-founded and invested in more than 70 companies, including Dollar Shave Club, DogVacay, HelloSociety, FameBit, Earny, Pray and Mammoth, the media company that reaches 30% of U.S. teens every month through social broadcasting and App Store top 100 apps like Wishbone and Yarn. The company most recently launched Science Blockchain, its incubator focused on blockchain-based companies. Science Inc.'s investors include top venture capital firms such as Tomorrow Ventures, founded by Google's Eric Schmidt, and Hearst Ventures. For more information, visit http://www.science-inc.com and https://science.tokenhub.com/

 

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