Burlington leader in auto transport acquires Paterson-based vehicle shipping company

Burlington-based McCollister’s Global Services on Friday said it acquired Horseless Carriage Carriers, based out of Paterson.

Founded in 1975, Horseless Carriage Carriers has provided discerning automotive enthusiasts with dependable enclosed-trailer transportation for everything from antique, classic, exotic and everyday vehicles, to trucks, motorcycles, boats, airplanes, buses and military vehicles.

“We are excited to add Horseless Carriage to our portfolio of companies,” Daniel McCollister, McCollister’s president, stated. “Their name recognition and excellent reputation are something we intend to build upon. This acquisition is one more important step in our efforts to expand our enclosed auto transport division. The additional drivers and equipment will allow us to enhance our current service offerings to our clients.”

The deal with Horseless Carriage marks another significant milestone for McCollister’s growing auto transport division.

Since 1945, McCollister’s has been a leading provider of specialized transportation and logistics services for commercial and residential clients.

An asset-based logistics provider, McCollister’s offers a full suite of warehousing, transportation and solutions services, from auto hauling and high-value goods transport to aerospace and heavy haul transportation.