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Copart Announces Expansion of Chicago North Location

Donnerstag, 12.01.2017 15:55 von PR Newswire

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Jan. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ: CPRT), a global online vehicle auction company, is proud to announce the expansion of its Chicago North location.

"The Chicago North expansion is a great addition to our network in the Chicago area where we currently have four locations serving our Members and Sellers," said Jay Adair, CEO of Copart. "This land allows the capacity to continue growing in the Chicago market."

Online auctions for Copart Chicago North occur at noon CST every Thursday. Copart's inventory is not limited to vehicles, but also includes a wide collection of boats, RVs, ATVs, motorcycles and more.  

Copart practices good corporate citizenship and prides itself on giving back to the local communities in which it does business. Throughout the Midwest, Copart locations have given back to their communities. Copart Des Moines in Iowa showed their support for both their fellow military veterans at Copart and all American veterans through their participation in the 2016 Des Moines Ruck. Copart Indianapolis hosted their local Indianapolis fire department and provided a safe training environment for the department's three-day training.       

Local law enforcement agencies are encouraged to contact the General Manager at the Copart Chicago North location to learn more about conducting training at Copart. In addition to supporting local agencies and veteran services, Copart supports numerous local, regional and national charities. To learn more, please visit

Copart's patented VB3 technology links sellers to more than 750,000 Members across the globe through Copart's multi-channel online platform. Members can participate in multiple online auctions around the world simultaneously via mobile, tablet and desktop. Similarly, Copart's Mobile App provides Members with an easy way to stay connected with multiple live online auctions and allows Members to place bids and view a wide range of vehicles.

Copart, founded in 1982, provides vehicle sellers with a full range of remarketing services to process and sell salvage and clean title vehicles to dealers, dismantlers, rebuilders, exporters and, in some states, to end users. Copart remarkets the vehicles through Internet sales using its VB3 technology. Copart sells vehicles on behalf of insurance companies, banks, finance companies, fleet operators, dealers, car dealerships and others as well as vehicles sourced from the general public. The company currently operates in the United States (, Canada (, the United Kingdom (, Brazil (, Germany (, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and the Sultanate of Oman (, Spain (, the Republic of Ireland (, and India ( Copart links sellers to more than 750,000 Members in more than 150 countries worldwide through its multi-channel platform. In 2015, Copart was ranked at the top of Deloitte's "The Exceptional 100" list of companies, which reviewed U.S. publicly traded companies based upon a multidimensional approach to measuring financial performance. For more information, or to become a Member, visit

Michelle Hoffman, VP of Marketing, Copart 

Lindsay Williams, Internal/ External Communications Manager, Copart  / (972) 391-5112



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