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Last $8.98 USD
Change Today +0.25 / 2.86%
Volume 240.9K
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liquidity services inc (LQDT) Details

Liquidity Services Inc. operates an online auction marketplace for wholesale, surplus, and salvage assets primarily in the U.S. and Europe. The Washington-based company organizes products by industry, such as consumer electronics, general merchandise, apparel, scientific equipment, and aerospace parts and equipment, with some 500 categories in all. Its marketplaces provide professional buyers access to a supply of wholesale, surplus, and salvage assets, along with digital images, detailed product description, product manifest, relevant transaction history regarding the seller, shipping weights, product dimensions, and estimated shipping costs. The company runs for corporations and selected federal government agencies; for selected government agencies; and for European-based corporations and government agencies. It also operates a wholesale industry portal,, that connects advertisers with buyers seeking products for resale and related business services. The company offers a suite of integrated sales, marketing, merchandising, fulfillment, payment collection, dispute mediation, and logistics services. The company was founded in 1999 as

1,345 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/21/14
Founded in 1999

liquidity services inc (LQDT) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer...
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Presid...
Total Annual Compensation: $330.4K
Executive Vice President of Federal Sector
Total Annual Compensation: $315.5K
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $309.0K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $295.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

liquidity services inc (LQDT) Key Developments

Liquidity Services, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Liquidity Services appointed Jorge Celaya as chief financial officer, effective August 10, 2015. Celaya will serve as a member of the company's executive leadership team. Celaya brings to Liquidity Services over 25 years of experience. Celaya will succeed Jim Rallo who will focus solely on his previously announced role as president of Liquidity Services' Retail Supply Chain Group. Prior to joining the company, Celaya was co-founder of Avanz Capital.

Liquidity Services Receives Three Month Contract Extension for U.S. Department of Defense Surplus Property Sales

Liquidity Services, Inc. announced that the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) has determined it is in the best interest of the Government to extend the remaining three 30-day option periods under its Surplus sales contract (Surplus Contract) for the disposition of usable surplus property from the U.S. Department of Defense. Through this unilateral contract amendment, the current Surplus Contract’s performance period has been extended through November 14, 2015. During this period, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) will continue to use Liquidity Services as the primary sales channel for the disposition of surplus property. Under the terms of the Surplus Contract extension, Liquidity Services manages the receipt, storage, marketing, and disposition of all usable non-rolling stock surplus personal property generated by DoD installations throughout the United States and its territories. All other terms, including pricing, remain consistent with the prior Surplus Contract.

Liquidity Services Announces Contract Extension for U.S. Department of Defense Scrap Property Sales

Liquidity Services announced it has been awarded a contract extension by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) for its Scrap Property sales contract (Scrap Contract). Through this amendment, the performance period has been extended by a base term of nine months with three three-month additional option periods, commencing on June 9, 2015. During this period, Liquidity Services will continue to serve as the sales channel for the disposition of DLA scrap property that is approved for public sale. Additional modifications have been made to the principal terms of the contract including: contract pricing will be adjusted to reflect a 65% profit sharing distribution to the DLA. The DLA may elect to terminate portions of the contract by location with a 90-day notification required no sooner than February 1, 2016. The DLA may elect to terminate portions of the contract by certain commodity categories with a 60-day notification required no sooner than October 1, 2015. Under the Scrap Contract, Liquidity Services manages the receipt, storage, marketing and disposition of virtually all scrap property generated by DoD installations throughout the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Guam including: base materials and scrap metals like ferrous and non-ferrous metals, nickel alloy, electronic scrap, rubber, paper and in rare occasions, compost, cooking grease, and recycled asphalt.


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