WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 19, 2012–
Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: LQDT), the leading reverse supply
chain solution for retailers and manufacturers, today announced an
alliance with Acer America, the world’s third largest PC maker, to
market refurbished Acer products including notebooks, netbooks, tablets,
monitors, and desktop computers in the United States.
Liquidity Services will serve as the principal remarketer of refurbished
Acer products and will leverage its base of more than 2.1 million
business, national and local retail, and consumer buyers through its
network of sales channels including: Liquidation.com (www.Liquidation.com),
where buyers can purchase bulk lots; Liquidation.com DIRECT, where
buyers can purchase truckloads of inventory; and Secondipity (www.Secondipity.com),
a consumer marketplace. Additionally, Liquidity Services will operate
and provide marketing, buyer support, and fulfillment services for
Acer’s official eBay store (stores.ebay.com/Acer),
as well as other consumer marketplaces.
“Liquidity Services provides unmatched transparency and innovative
solutions for remarketing goods in the secondary marketplace,” said
Joyce Cruts, Senior Manager of Returns Management, Acer America. “By
aligning with a single point of contact for refurbished products, we’ll
provide a high-quality, consistent customer experience.”
“Acer has a clear and impressive understanding of how refurbished goods
in the secondary market can impact the overall brand and pricing
strategies for a business,” said Cayce Roy, President of Liquidity
Services’ Retail Supply Chain Group. “More importantly, Acer’s supply
chain team values sustainable solutions that contribute to positive
corporate results. We are happy to be in a position to uniquely support
Acer to achieve these remarketing objectives.”
About Liquidity Services, Inc.
Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: LQDT) provides leading corporations,
public sector agencies, and buying customers the world’s most
transparent, innovative and effective online marketplaces and integrated
services for surplus assets. On behalf of its clients, Liquidity
Services has completed the sale of over $3.1 billion of surplus,
returned, and end-of-life assets, in over 500 product categories,
including consumer goods, capital assets, and industrial equipment. The
company is based in Washington, D.C. and has over 1,100 employees.
Additional information can be found at: http://www.liquidityservicesinc.com.
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Sultana F. Ali, APR