About SalvageNow

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"The secret to success is to do the common things, uncommonly well." -- John D Rockefeller

Our story:

From a satellite bag phone and Polaroid’s to the most comprehensive online salvage auction platform in the industry. Being third generation in the salvage industry Founder and CEO Doug Mellette has created the perfect solution for rental fleet companies, insurance companies, rebuilders, dismantlers and dealers.

Seeing all the inefficiencies in the auction process in the 1990's Doug envisioned a better way to buy and sell. Through the perfect storm of need, industry knowledge, forward thinking and all the many advantages of the newly available Internet, salvage now was born in 1998. Fast forward to 2016 and we have arrived at salvage now 3.0. With years of fine-tuning SalvageNow.com our buyers and sellers enjoy seamless transactions from upload to delivery.

Why SalvageNow?

Sellers on SalvageNow enjoy nationwide exposure and risk free listing. They can also sell where the vehicle sits and reduce risk of additional damage and run vehicles on their schedule any day of the week. Physical auctions benefit from a larger buyer base selling to buyers they may have never seen. They enjoy reduced auction fees and reduced hassle all around.

Buyers on SalvageNow.com have access to the largest online selection of clean title and rebuildable vehicles sold directly from insurance and fleet companies. Using salvagenow.com not only reduces time and dollars spent at physical auctions, it brings the bidding process to you. Not to mention they also have access to exclusive TradeYourWreck vehicle listings.

Online Car Auctions - Salvage Now - About Us
Online Car Auctions - Salvage Now - About Us

SalvageNow - Powered by Vemark

Vemark, LLC provides additional robust technologies and services such as SalvagePro designed to facilitate the management of Rental, Fleet, Lease, Insurance and other vehicles. Vemark reduces consignor’s time-to-revenue while increasing overall revenue potential and expanding vehicle offerings to buyers.

Our goal:

Is to be the premier software provider of vehicle asset management auction virtual bidding and remarketing solutions that enable vehicle remarketers to manage their assets and maximize their returns and quicken their overall time to revenue.