Liquidity Services, Inc. Selected by Hallmark Cards, Inc. as Sales Channel for Surplus Assets

Liquidity Services, Inc. Selected by Hallmark Cards, Inc. as Sales Channel for
                                Surplus Assets

Bidding opens August 12 for variety of printing, embossing, stamping,
packaging and plant support equipment

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2013

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Liquidity Services, Inc. a global
provider of surplus asset management, auction, and valuation services, has
been selected by Hallmark Cards, Inc. to conduct an online auction for
equipment no longer needed in Hallmark's daily operations. The assets consist
mostly of commercial printing, plant support, packaging, material handling and
office equipment from Hallmark's greeting card manufacturing facilities in
Topeka and Lawrence, KS, and Kansas City, MO, USA. Interested buyers will
have the opportunity to bid on 300 items via Liquidity Services' online

"Liquidity Services has a proven track record when it comes to surplus-asset
services in the manufacturing, printing and packaging industry," said Damon
Lewis representative at Hallmark. "We are confident that in leveraging
Liquidity Services' experience and infrastructure, Hallmark will be able to
support our goal of maximized investment recovery for our assets."

Bidding for the items opens on Monday, August 12 at 12am ET at Liquidity
Services' online marketplace Please visit the auction
webpage for more details and to sign up for the event at

"This auction presents a great opportunity for printing businesses, large and
small, or anyone in the paper-packaging industry to leverage our secondary
equipment marketplace to acquire quality equipment directly from one of the
most recognized greeting card organizations in the world," said Mike Livatino,
Senior Vice President of Sales for Liquidity Services' marketplace GoIndustry
DoveBid. "We are pleased to be able to provide Hallmark with a transparent
asset disposition process, which combines proven auction methods with
proprietary technology to deliver superior results."

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

  oDie Cutting
  oPrinting Support
  oMachine Shop
  oPlant Support
  oMaterial Handling
  oOffice Furniture

Liquidity Services' GoIndustry DoveBid marketplace allows professional buyers
to acquire quality used industrial manufacturing and plant support equipment
from any location around the globe. Bidders can evaluate available equipment
from an online platform and then purchase assets via the regularly scheduled
industry marketplace auction from top companies like Hallmark. The GoIndustry
DoveBid marketplace provides buyers a safe, easy and secure
purchasing experience, which includes buyer 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 $3.6 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 1,400 employees. Additional information can be found at:

SOURCE Liquidity Services, Inc.

Contact: Melissa Gieringer, Public Relations, o. 480-596-4496; m.
310-686-7773, e.
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