Liquidity Services to Conduct Major Two-Day Online Auction for World's Leading Snack-Food Manufacturer

Complete cookie, cracker, snack processing and packaging facility located in Toronto, Canada to be auctioned via Liquidity Services' marketplace

Nov 26, 2013, 19:15 ET from Liquidity Services, Inc.

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquidity Services, Inc., a global provider of surplus asset management, auction, and valuation services, has been selected by one of world's largest snack companies, whose portfolio features nine billion-dollar brands, to conduct a two-day auction for surplus assets no longer needed in the company's Toronto, Canada facilityBuyers will have access to a large amount of late-model snack food production and packaging equipment including: oven / baking lines, packaging lines, palletizing, de-palletizing, and plant support equipment. 

Bidding for the two-day auction event opens Friday, November 29 at 12 a.m. ET at Liquidity Services' online marketplace  Please visit the auction webpage for more information and to register for the event:

"We are confident that our proven track record of selling surplus assets in the food and beverage industry will allow our client to reach its maximum recovery goals while saving in-house time and resources," said Mike Livatino, Senior Vice President, Americas for Liquidity Services' marketplace "This auction presents an excellent opportunity for food and snack manufacturing businesses all over the globe to leverage our secondary equipment marketplace and transparent bidding process to acquire high-value, late-model snack production and packaging equipment from a world-renowned manufacturer."

Below is a partial list of items that will be available for sale:

  • Complete Manufacturing Lines:
    • Fired Oven / Baking Lines
    • Snack Mixing Lines
    • Crumb / Meal Grinding Line
  • Horizontal Tilt Bowl Mixers
  • Tray Loading & Bagging Machines
  • Spiral Freezer Conveyors
  • Robotic Top Load Cartoning System
  • Monoblock Robotic Pick and Place Case Packer
  • Large Assortment of Commercial Packaging Equipment:
  • Outdoor Silos
  • Flour and Sugar Storage & Stainless Steel Batch Bins
  • Palletizers & Automatic Pallet Wrappers
  • General Plant Support Equipment

Liquidity Services' marketplace provides customers the ability to bid on industry-specific assets including commercial food manufacturing and packaging equipment from any location around the globe. Bidders can review available surplus equipment from our various sale methodologies including our online auction platform. Liquidity Services' marketplace provides customers a safe, easy and secure purchasing experience, which includes global support services, logistics and multiple payment methods.           

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 $4.3 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 approximately 1,300 employees. Additional information can be found at:

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