WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 2, 2014–
Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT), a global solutions provider in
the reverse supply chain with leading online marketplaces for surplus
assets, today announced it has been determined the apparent high bidder
for a contract with the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to purchase,
manage and sell non-rolling stock surplus assets of the U.S. Department
of Defense (DoD) (Surplus Contract). Liquidity Services, Inc.’s high bid
was equal to 4.35% of the DoD’s original acquisition value (OAV). The
Surplus Contract has a base term of two years with four one-year renewal
Bidding for the DoD surplus rolling stock contract will take place in a
live auction being held by the DLA on April 2, 2014. Following the
conclusion of the auction event and a DLA determined apparent high
bidder, Liquidity Services will provide an update on the event results.
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 $4.4 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 more than
1,300 employees. Additional information can be found at: http://www.liquidityservices.com.
This document contains forward-looking statements made pursuant to the
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are
only predictions. The outcome of the events described in these
forward-looking statements is subject to known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors that may cause our actual results,
levels of activity, performance or achievements to differ materially
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There are a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause our
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actual results to differ materially from those expressed as
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from time to time, and include, among others, our dependence on our
contracts with the DoD and Wal-Mart for a significant portion of our
revenue and profitability; our ability to successfully expand the supply
of merchandise available for sale on our online marketplaces; our
ability to attract and retain active professional buyers to purchase
this merchandise; the timing and success of upgrades to our technology
infrastructure; our ability to successfully complete the integration of
any acquired companies, including NESA and Go-Industry, into our
existing operations and our ability to realize any anticipated benefits
of these or other acquisitions; and our ability to recognize any
expected tax benefits as a result of closing our U.K. retail consumer
goods operations. There may be other factors of which we are currently
unaware or deem immaterial that may cause our actual results to differ
materially from the forward-looking statements.
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reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date of this
document or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
Source: Liquidity Services, Inc.
Liquidity Services, Inc.
Julie Davis, 202-558-6234
Director, Investor Relations
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