DALLAS, March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ: CPRT), a global online vehicle auction company, added 44 acres to its Chicago South facility located at 89 E. Sauk Trail, Chicago Heights, Illinois, 60411. With this expansion, the facility is now 80-acres allowing Copart to accommodate the growth it is experiencing in this market.
"This expansion is a great win for our business and helps grow our footprint in the region to meet buyer and seller needs," said Jay Adair, CEO of Copart.
Auctions are held every Friday at 12 p.m. Central Time at Copart's Chicago South location. Eligible buyers can bid on current inventory using our proprietary online auction platform, VB3 or at kiosks at the location during normal business hours.
"I am thrilled that we will be able to meet our client needs with the expansion of this yard," said Copart Chicago South General Manager Don Winn.
For a list of all Copart locations and to find the one nearest you, please visit Copart.com/locations.
Copart, Inc., founded in 1982, is a global leader in online vehicle auctions. Copart's innovative technology and online auction platform links sellers to more than 750,000 Members in over 170 countries. The company offers services to process and sell salvage and clean title vehicles to dealers, dismantlers, rebuilders, exporters and, in some cases, to end users. Copart sells vehicles on behalf of insurance companies, banks, finance companies, fleet operators, dealers, and individual owners. With operations in over 200 locations in 11 countries, Copart has more than 125,000 vehicles available online every day. Copart currently operates in the United States (Copart.com), Canada (Copart.ca), the United Kingdom (Copart.co.uk), the Republic of Ireland (Copart.ie), Brazil (Copart.com.br), Germany (Copart.de), the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Bahrain (Copartmea.com), Spain (Copart.es) and Finland (AVK.fi). For more information, or to become a Member, visit Copart.com/register.
Michelle Hoffman, VP of Marketing, Copart
Michelle.Hoffman@Copart.com | (972) 391-5082
Fatima Ali, Communications Manager, Copart
Fatima.Ali@Copart.com | (972) 391-5206
SOURCE Copart, Inc.