Auctions


Deanco Winds Down Busy Year With Philadelphia, Miss., Sale

Winding down a busy 2021 auction schedule, Deanco Auction held a sale at its Philadelphia, Miss., location on Sept. 15. A terrific turnout of onsite registered bidders and a very robust online presence made for another successful Deanco sale....


Alex Lyon Hosts Auction at New Bushnell, Fla., Location

Before kicking off the Sept. 14 Florida auction by welcoming the crowd to the "unofficial mini grand opening" of his new Bushnell, Fla., location, Jack Lyon spoke with CEG about this new location. "Bushnell is still in the greater Orlando area and was a good choice....


Joey Martin Auctioneers Holds October Auction in Georgia

If it's a damp October Saturday in Blairsville, Ga., you know it's about auction time for Joey Martin Auctioneers. As the morning fog of Oct. 9 dissipated, a crowd converged on the sale site, making for a huge turnout of onsite registered bidders and what was expected to be a near record number of online bidders....


Ritchie Bros. Holds Great Lakes Event

Ritchie Bros.' latest Great Lakes Regional Event featured more than 3,600 equipment items and trucks stored in three locations: Columbus, Ohio; Chicago, Ill.; and a new local yard in Detroit, Mich. The two-day online auction attracted more than 10,000 bidders, resulting in strong competition and more than $43 million in gross transaction value....


Demand Drives Recent Ritchie Bros. Forth Worth Auction

Ritchie Bros.' latest Texas auction attracted more than 12,600 online bidders from 64 countries to compete for more than 4,300 items consigned by more than 600 sellers. As a result of this unprecedented demand, Ritchie Bros.' Fort Worth auction generated more than $57 million in gross transaction value....


J.M. Wood Holds Three-Day Auction in Montgomery, Ala.

J.M. Wood Auction held a three-day auction at the company's Montgomery, Ala., headquarters facility on Sept 21, 22 and 23. At last gavel, there was more than $50,000,000 in gross sales, with $15,000,000 and more than 75 percent of items received online bids....


Buyers Compete for Deals at Yoder & Frey's Ohio Auction

Motivated equipment buyers braved the rain and cold to attend Yoder & Frey's Ohio auction at the company's United States headquarters in North Baltimore (Findlay), Ohio, on Sept. 23. Buyers on site competed with strong online bidding for the selection of excavators, wheel loaders and a variety of other machines and support equipment at the sale....


Ritchie Bros. Sells $500M of Equipment Through Marketplace-E in 12 Months

Ritchie Bros. launched its Marketplace-E solution as a price-controlled option for consignors with make offer and buy now formats. In 2021, this new solution is continuing to gain steam, with more than $500 million of equipment sold through Marketplace-E over the past 12 months....


Wausau Auctioneers Hosts Annual Fall Auction in Wisconsin

Wausau Auctioneers held its annual fall equipment auction in Merrill, Wis., on Sept. 10, and featured construction and agriculture machines, as well as trucks, supplies and more. Items up for bid included dozers, excavators, loaders, lifts and skid steers, forestry equipment and more from manufacturers including Caterpillar, New Holland, John Deere, Case, Terex and others....


eBay, bidadoo Announce Strategic Partnership to Transform Heavy Equipment Industry

eBay Inc. , a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world, announced a strategic partnership and investment in bidadoo, a leading online remarketing and auction company of equipment, trucks and capital assets....