As we welcome in a new year, we’d like to highlight a collection of our most interesting auctions from 2019. From bridal gowns to plumbing equipment, we’ve certainly seen some exciting auctions and look forward to seeing what 2020 has in store for the world of business surplus.
A Truckload of Apple All-in-One iMacs – $1,091,000 Original MSRP Value
A relocating business unable to take its computers along – all 1,024 of them – sees a $37,700 return on otherwise obsolete assets.
- Number of Assets: 24 gaylord pallets
- Assets Included: Functional or untested iMac computers
- Opening Bid: $100
- Total Bids: 449
- Final Auction Value: $37,700
19 bridal gown samples – $24,000 MSRP
A local wedding shop auctioned bridal gown floor samples at auction after the dress lines were discontinued.
- Number of Assets: 19
- Assets Included: Unworn bridal gowns
- Opening Bid: $100
- Total Bids: 110
- Final Auction Value: $5,200
Innova Fitness Therapy Table, NordicTrack Trainer & more – $26,472 MSRP
Consumer returns from a major online retailer’s liquidations found new homes in this auction.
- Number of Assets: 99
- Assets Included: Therapy table, Television, ePrinter and Elliptical machine
- Opening Bid: $2,499
- Total bids: 51
- Final Auction Value: $7,200
Plumbing equipment – Moen, Rohl, Fortis, Elkay, Axor, Brizo – $42,562 MSRP
This batch of never-used plumbing inventory procured a second chance once listed at auction.
- Number of Assets: 169
- Assets Included: Faucets and fixtures
- Opening Bid: $2,125
- Total bids: 79
- Final Auction Value: $9,601
As you can see, 2019 wrapped up 20 years of delivering innovative solutions to retail returns and surplus. We can help you sell everything from bridal gowns to plumbing equipment – so what odd overstock do you have lying around that you’d like 3.6 million buyers to bid on?
To learn more about Liquidity Services’ dynamic range of solutions for retailers, please contact the Liquidity Services team. We are ready to help kick off 2020 and give your business surplus a second chance!