Portfolio News

Aston Barclay has opened Europe’s most advanced vehicle auction centre in Wakefield, a new 78,000 square feet auction super centre. The site will be hosting 15 dealer and fleet auctions per month and has the capacity to sell 50,000 used vehicles annually, contributing to Aston Barclay’s...

AFI Group has expanded their in-house transport delivery fleet after announcing a £1 million investment with Scania. AFI has invested heavily over recent years in a rolling programme to provide their own in-house transport fleet so they can take full responsibility and control of every aspect...

Rutland Partners is delighted to announce that Omar Group has acquired UK Sundecks. In recent years Omar Group has increasingly seen itself as a solutions provider to the park home and luxury lodge marketplace as more customers seek turnkey solutions. With an already strong brand portfolio...

Rutland Partners is delighted to announce that Aston Barclay has acquired The Car Buying Group (TCBG), one of the largest independent consumer car buying companies in the UK, extending its reach into the consumer car buying sector. Selling over 10,000 cars nationwide on behalf of car...

Omar Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Graeme Craig as its new Chief Executive. With the group’s continued growth and expansion, this position will provide additional senior management bandwidth and assist with further growth and development across the businesses’ five portfolio brands. Graeme’s appointment...

Aston Barclay is celebrating winning a bronze award for its mobile marketing strategy at the UK Digital Experience Awards 2018. Competing against blue-chip companies from outside the automotive remarketing sector, it won a bronze award behind energy suppliers Octopus Energy (gold) and EE (silver). Read more   BACK TO...

Award winning Omar Park Development Services (OPDS) park development, Lode Hall Country Park has just achieved their 1000th booking through leading holiday bookings operator, Hoseasons. This high-quality countryside lodge development is a fantastic example of the potential of land diversification and what can be achieved...

Vantage Motor Group is the latest high-profile dealer group to announce a solus remarketing arrangement with Aston Barclay. Vantage will be disposing of around 6,000 used cars physically and online through Aston Barclay Wakefield, Donington Park and Prees Heath starting on the 2 August. Impressed by the...