MENLO PARK, CA – ATC-Onlane has acquired CarsArrive Network, Inc., an outsource provider of automated vehicle shipping services. The acquisition will provide automotive dealers, consignors, and carriers with a comprehensive and efficient transportation management system.
Through the acquisition, ATC-Onlane will augment its existing transportation business by offering dealers and shippers online access to the industry’s premier transportation network of pre-screened carriers across the United States and Canada. Dealers and shippers will be able to track and manage all deliveries in a secure environment via a central Web portal. The combined company will also provide carriers with a transport logistic engine that optimizes loads with real-time information on the most efficient routes for greater utilization.
“Uniting CarsArrive’s automated transportation management and shipping capabilities with ATC-Onlane’s full suite of online remarketing services will provide significant value for dealers, shippers, and carriers. Now, ATC-Onlane will be able to deliver an even better solution for securing and managing the shipment of vehicles from start to finish,” said Warren Schewitz, vice president of strategic development at ATC-Onlane.
CarsArrive moves tens of thousands of vehicles throughout the country every year with an established network of insured and bonded carriers. By leveraging CarsArrive’s transportation logistics capabilities and its nationwide carrier network of more than 15,000 trucks, ATC-Onlane will offer a streamlined solution that includes real-time quotes and orders, comprehensive load building capabilities, complete and transparent vehicle tracking, automated notifications, accounting, and damage claim handling. Following the acquisition, the combined offering will have a base of more than 4,500 carriers representing nearly 30,000 trucks across the United States and Canada.