MetroGistics Acquires Metro Title Services
6th December, 2017
ST. LOUIS and LENEXA, Kan. - December 05, 2017 - MetroGistics Holdings has announced the acquisition of Metro Title Services, based in Lenexa, Kansas, the national leader in title and registration services to the fleet industry and auto dealers. Along with the acquisition earlier this year of AmeriFleet, this latest development expands MetroGistics reach, market share, processing power and technology solutions for fleet management companies and other clients. MetroGistics is now better positioned as a one-stop shop offering world-class vehicle lifecycle services from OEM manufacture through service to remarketing and disposal.
Based in St. Louis, MetroGistics is a market leader in vehicle logistics, with a client base that includes OEM vehicle manufacturers, major dealership groups, and most of the country s major rental car companies. AmeriFleet, based in Alpharetta, Georgia, has been North America s top fleet logistics and services provider for almost 20 years.
Metro Title Services employs 60 individuals in the greater Kansas City area. The company is the acknowledged market leader in title, registration and aligned compliance services, with AmeriFleet as the second largest. Metro Title Services works with more than 2,200 government licensing jurisdictions in the U.S. and Canada, and processes an average of 1,000 transactions daily, including titles and registrations, renewals, replacement credentials, repo/bonded/salvage titles, corrections and refunds.
“We recognized best-in-class vehicle compliance services as a major market need and understand that bringing in a world-class provider like Metro Title Services would bring value to our clients and partners,” said William Billiter, CEO of MetroGistics Holdings. “Our message to clients is that we will involve you as we move to leverage all our organizational capabilities, and we will always do what is best for you.”
“We are very excited to be joining the MetroGistics/AmeriFleet family,” said Eric Kaseff, vice president, Metro Title Services. “Our plan is to combine the best of our organizations compliance-services capabilities to optimize our combined strengths in processing capacity, production processes, market-leading technology, personnel, state relations, Canadian presence, and reputation in the OEM, dealer and aftermarket sectors.”
“Our clients in the fleet management, corporate and commercial fleet industries will see immediate benefits in the joining of two recognized industry leaders, each with 20-plus years of experience,” said John Norris, executive vice president of client services, AmeriFleet. “Beyond title and registration, we also plan for our combined operations to expand service offerings in the compliance arena to include International Registration Plan, recall tracking, title storage and management, DOT compliance, and more.”
MetroGistics is a nationally recognized leader specializing in creating vehicle-shipping solutions for customers of all sizes. Our focus remains centered around delivering on commitments to both our customers and vendors while using state-of-the-art technology to drive efficiencies into the vehicle transportation marketplace. Through our nationally connected marketplace of carriers, we have the ability to service all customer requests large or small, around the block or across the country. For more information, call 877-571-6235 or visit metrogistics.com.
About Metro Title Services
Established in 1981, Metro Title Services processes an average of 1,000 title and registration transactions daily. Our tenured staff has experience in multiple industries, many with distinguished backgrounds working for the Department of Motor Vehicles, automobile dealerships and the financial industry.
AmeriFleet has been North America s top fleet logistics and services provider for almost 20 years. With over 65 locations – and 800 dedicated professionals – only AmeriFleet has the size and scope to handle any size request across all 50 states, Puerto Rico and in every territory and province in Canada. From our core Transportation Services, to industry-leading Licensing and Compliance, Storage, Major Project Management and best-in-class Work Truck, our diverse suite of five carefully crafted services helps fleet and procurement professionals do more with less, while saving time, money and resources. To find out more, log on to our website at amerifleet.com, or call us at 1-800-728-9235 today.