Auto Remarketing Staff

GAA Classic Cars Auction announced Tuesday that it is gearing up for two big sales that will offer vehicles and memorabilia from two one of a kind collections in March. On March 1, the auction will launch a 3-day sale featuring 550 vehicles from the Gary Copeland Collection of 1932 and 1934 Fords. The sale will include... Read More

AMS client list grows to 22 with addition of GMAA

Auto Remarketing Staff

Auction Management Solutions (AMS) recently partnered with partnered with Greater Milwaukee Auto Auction (GMAA) for business development consulting, growing its client roster to 22. Founded in 2004 by owner Kristie Letizia, GMAA is the largest independent auto auction in the state of Wisconsin. What originally started... Read More

Texas auto auction founder Walker passes away

Auto Remarketing Staff

Wade Walker, founder of Corpus Christi Auto Auction and San Antonio Auto Auction, passed away Saturday. He was 55. “Wade was a devoted loving father, husband, grandfather, and friend to all. He enjoyed water skiing, snow skiing, cycling, traveling and spending time with family and friends,” reads an obituary... Read More

Dealers hunt for holiday season bargains

Auto Remarketing Staff

Holiday shoppers are in the throes of finding bargains for gift giving. Dealers are in the same predicament in the lanes while looking for inventory, according to the latest observations from Black Book. Along with what auction watchers described, this week’s Black Book Market Insights report showed both car and... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

MetroGistics Holdings announced Tuesday the acquisition of greater Kansas City area-based Metro Title Services. This latest development follows recent expansion efforts to merge with AmeriFleet, which the company acquired in January. “We recognized best-in-class vehicle compliance services as a major market... Read More

NAAA to host auction standards training in Orlando

Auto Remarketing Staff

The National Auto Auction Association’s Standards Training Program will host two days of hands-on vehicle inspections and arbitration training in Orlando, Fla., on Thursday and Friday. Classes will be instructed by Manheim director of arbitration Matt Arias, who will cover damage analysis on day-one and... Read More

Jim DesRochers, Dealers Auto Auction of the Southwest

This year’s annual conference partnership between the National Remarketing Conference and the NAAA Convention was a great example of a forward-thinking combination of two very strong brands. As Dan Kennedy (formerly of GM, now with Jack Cooper Logistics), Mike Broe (formerly of Manheim and now president of... Read More

Manheim invests $17M to grow retail recon operations

Auto Remarketing Staff

Manheim has been investing $17 million to develop its retail reconditioning solution's proprietary technology platform and build new facilities, while upgrading existing ones. In a news release, Manheim explained that its retail reconditioning solution is designed to help dealers increase... Read More