A Better Future for Surplus
Government Surplus. Solved.
Transform Outdated Assets from Burden to Boon
Federal, state, and local government agencies leverage our global buyer base to maximize total supply chain value and support zero-waste initiatives. Through our online marketplaces – Government Liquidation (federal government) and GovDeals (local and state government) – Liquidity Services provides optimal recovery, comprehensive solutions, and high-impact partnerships.
2.5 billion pounds
Why Liquidity Services
Thousands of local, state, and federal agencies, as well as public utilities, universities, and hospital systems, rely on Liquidity Services because we understand their needs and deliver results. Our proven marketing and sales strategies, expert staff, and cutting-edge technologies ensure we recover maximum value for your surplus every time.
Seamless Asset Management Solutions
With our comprehensive, programmatic approach, AssetZone® software, and transparent reporting capabilities, we empower you to gain control over your surplus assets, enabling better strategic decisions and continuous, measurable improvement. Our solutions are available through a self-service or a full-service model that can handle your entire reverse supply chain.
Specialized Marketplaces for Government Surplus
Our government-specific marketplaces allow you to reach the most targeted buyers for your surplus. With nearly 3 million buyers of surplus across the globe, our marketplaces ensure high bid volumes that, in turn, maximize your investment recovery. Our transparent marketplaces and friendly customer service have earned us a 94% repeat bidder rate.
Enhanced Sustainability Initiatives
By the nature of what we do and why we exist, Liquidity Services furthers your sustainability initiatives. Through our reuse, redeploy, resell, and recycle philosophy, we support your zero-waste efforts and responsibly extend the life of surplus assets on the secondary market, while maximizing investment recovery.
Compliance and Risk Mitigation to Protect Your Enterprise
We provide a full suite of compliance services – from data wiping to buyer vetting – to mitigate all legal, financial, health, safety, and environmental risks associated with selling sensitive government surplus. With experience managing complex surplus programs for local governments and federal agencies, we adhere to the most challenging internal protocols.
See Our Client Success Stories
Learn how we've delivered consultative surplus asset management, valuation, and sales solutions for the world's leading organizations.
In her heyday, the USS Long Beach, commissioned in 1961 as the first nuclear-powered surface warship, was a one-of-a-kind cruiser that served in Vietnam and the Gulf War, and participated in Operation Sea Orbit, the first all-nuclear cruise around the world. But as with most other great vessels, the cruiser eventually reached the end of her cruising days and was slated for recycling as prescribed for nuclear-powered ships.
Through this successful partnership more than 4,100 items have been sold, generating $5 million in revenue and 100,000 bids to date for the State of Georgia. While most of the surplus property was sold to bidders in Georgia, buyers traveled an average distance of more than 170 miles to buy the State's surplus property. In total, 37 states were represented by these buyers.
Defense Commissary Agency requires single parter for surplus asset management across US military base and post food stores
Air Force Morale Welfare & Recreation Dept. finds high value in golf carts sold in Alaska, far exceeding recovery expectations