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Peter Decher Named President of ShipCarsNow, Inc.

Released March 21, 2016 Press Release

Omaha, Neb. March 21, 2016 – Union Pacific recently named Peter Decher president of ShipCarsNow, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Union Pacific Railroad. Decher succeeds Martin Coalson who retired after a 37-year Union Pacific career. Read More »

ShipCarsNow and Ready Auto Transport Join Forces to Provide Multi-Modal Logistics Solutions for Auto Shippers

Released May 7, 2015 Press Release

Omaha, Neb. May 4, 2015 – As remarketed and new car volumes continue to climb and industry demand for transportation continues to exceed carrier availability, ShipCarsNow and Ready Auto Transport are joining forces to provide multi-modal transportation to auto shippers. Read More »

ShipCarsNow Expands Service to Help Large-Volume Commercial Auto Shippers Realize Cost Savings and Efficiency Gains

Released March 17, 2015 Press Release

Omaha, Neb. March 17, 2015 – ShipCarsNow is expanding auto transport services for large-volume commercial auto shippers that help customers save costs and achieve efficiency gains through additional co-load opportunities, shared marshaling facilities and new transport hubs. Through its unique ability to leverage the nation’s truck and rail networks, ShipCarsNow is extending customers’ market reach. Read More »

ShipCarsNow Earns 2014 EPA SmartWay Excellence Award for Leadership in Freight Supply Chain Efficiency

Released September 25, 2014 Press Release

Omaha, Neb. Sept. 25, 2014 – ShipCarsNow, a wholly owned Union Pacific Railroad subsidiary, received the 2014 SmartWay Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The annual honor recognizes the top 1 percent of EPA partners that have optimized their freight management operation’s environmental performance and efficiency. ShipCarsNow is the first railroad logistics company to receive the award. Read More »

ShipCarsNow Employees Help Hungry Children

Released April 17, 2014 Press Release

Omaha, Neb. April 17, 2014 – ShipCarsNow employees recently participated in a group volunteer project benefitting Food Bank for the Heartland's BackPack Program. Food Bank's BackPack Program provides food for 8,361 children deemed chronically hungry. Each backpack provides two breakfasts and two lunches or dinners to bridge the gap between school meals, such as weekends or school vacations. With hunger affecting one in five children in Nebraska and western Iowa, the Food Bank's BackPack program fills a need. Read More »

ShipCarsNow Receives 2013 Better Business Bureau Integrity Award

Released October 11, 2013 Press Release

Omaha, Neb. October 11, 2013 – ShipCarsNow was awarded the 2013 Better Business Bureau (BBB) Integrity Award for its ethical business practices with customers, employees and communities. "The ShipCarsNow team is honored to be a BBB Integrity Award winner. As the only provider of nationwide, multi-modal auto transport, we are dedicated to doing what's right for cars and people," said Marty Coalson, president-ShipCarsNow. "Commitment to creating customer value is the foundation of our business as a Union Pacific Railroad subsidiary. By doing what we say, setting the right expectations and competing effectively, ShipCarsNow will continue providing reliable service to our customers." Read More »