WESTCHESTER, IL September 19, 2019 – IAA, Inc. (NYSE: IAA), a leading global marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers, celebrated the grand opening of its Lexington, S.C. facility. IAA Lexington is the fourth branch in the state and will help accommodate increased customer capacity demands. Honored guests President of the Lexington Chamber of Commerce Otis Rawl and staff from South Carolina Representative Joe Wilson attended the September 11 event.  The branch will strategically enhance IAA’s ability to serve the growing needs in the area as well as the hurricane-prone Atlantic coastal region.

At the celebration, IAA highlighted the new facility’s meeting rooms, vehicle inspective center (VIC) space, two new Run & Drive lanes and the company’s multi-channel auction model. The newly renovated lobby and conference rooms provide customers and employees a welcoming environment with meeting and training space.

“We are pleased to open this branch, which is strategically located to serve this coastal region that is prone to catastrophic weather events like we saw as recently as a week ago,” said John Kett, Chief Executive Officer and President of IAA. “We are offering our customers the multi-channel buying experience they expect from us, as well as additional space and amenities.”

The branch is located at 343 Dooley Rd Lexington, SC 29073. Preview days are Tuesdays from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. (Eastern time). Sales days are Wednesdays starting at 9:30 a.m. (Eastern time).

Media Inquiries:

Jeanene O’Brien
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(708) 492-7328
jobrien@iaai.com


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Caitlin Churchill
ICR
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About IAA, Inc.

IAA, Inc. (NYSE: IAA) is a leading global digital marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers. Leveraging leading-edge technology and focusing on innovation, IAA’s unique multi-channel platform processes approximately 2.5 million total-loss, damaged and low-value vehicles annually. Headquartered near Chicago in Westchester, Illinois, IAA has nearly 4,000 talented employees and more than 200 facilities throughout the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom. IAA serves a rapidly growing global buyer base – located throughout over 135 countries – and a full spectrum of sellers, including insurers, dealerships, fleet lease and rental car companies, and charitable organizations. Buyers have access to innovative vehicle merchandising, efficient evaluation services and digital bidding tools, enhancing the overall purchasing experience. IAA offers sellers a comprehensive suite of services aimed at maximizing vehicle value, reducing administrative costs, shortening selling cycle time and delivering the highest economic returns.


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