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2014-10-23 23:11:54

Los Angeles's leading young art curator Megan Mulrooney returns from London with a mission to turn the city into the cutting edge center of an Internet auction boom offering expert valuations to sell items to knowledgable collectors across the country. Put a price on anything from an Old Master to an Elvis autograph. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Move over Christie’s and Sotheby’s, a 25-year-old web executive is bringing art & antiques auctions to the...

2014-10-23 20:27:53

"Property of a Well-Traveled Gentleman" Generates a Sell-Through Rate of 84% NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auctionata successfully conducted its first New York auction this morning, from 10 AM to 12:10 PM EDT. The inaugural auction attracted over 100 bidders from 32 countries, in conjunction with partner bidding sites. Forty-three out of fifty-one total lots sold, with the most active bidding surrounding the Cartier Ball Form Clock, the collectible Blue Enamel Novelty...

2014-10-23 12:35:14

Reverse auctions in PRISM(TM) deliver savings, control, efficiency, and auditability DULLES, Va., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Compusearch® is pleased to announce enhanced support of reverse auctioning in PRISM(TM), the acquisition management system widely used by the Federal Government. In a reverse auction, the buyer posts a request for a required good or service and sellers place bids representing the amount they are willing to be paid to deliver. The responsible supplier with the...

2014-10-23 08:31:42

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the most sought-after names in 20th-century art and design are represented in the lineup of modern and decorative art to be sold Nov. 1 at Palm Beach Modern Auctions (PBMA). They include Frank Stella, David Hockney, Robert Motherwell and Willem de Kooning, among many other art luminaries. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141023/153943Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141023/153942 Throughout, the...

2014-10-22 16:29:55

Over 600 Lots Including a 1958 Chevrolet Apache 3100 Pickup, Tools, Parts, Engine Blocks, Machine Shop Equipment and Much More! PHOENIX, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. (www.auctionandappraise.com) will host an on-site auction in Phoenix at a machine shop on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Location will be announced on Auction System's website on Thursday, October 23, 2014, 48 hours before auction start time. Online bidding is open...

2014-10-21 12:29:52

PHOENIX, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. (www.auctionandappraise.com) has authored and released its newest guide on antique auctions. Titled "How to Know What to Look for at an Antique Auction," the guide discusses what buyers need to know to get the best deal on antiques and avoid costly mistakes. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153361 Some of the topics covered in this new guide include: ·...

2014-10-20 12:26:56

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The extraordinary ancient antiquities collection of career diplomat William N. Dale, who began collecting while posted in Turkey in the early 1960s, is the centerpiece of Artemis Gallery's Oct. 23-24 auction. Dale's collection includes Greek, Roman and Anatolian art. Pre-Columbian and tribal-art treasures will be auctioned, as well. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141020/153051Photo -...

2014-10-17 12:31:32

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rabin Worldwide, a San Francisco based company and the global leader for the disposition of food manufacturing facilities, will conduct a public auction of the remaining assets at the former Dobake bakery plant in Oakland, CA. Dobake Bakeries Inc. has been a part of Oakland's industrial manufacturing district since moving into the shuttered Mother's Cookies plant in 2006. They produced fresh and frozen products such as breads and rolls,...

2014-10-16 23:12:29

A live auction selling over 3,500 pieces of medical equipment will take place Tuesday, October 21 and Wednesday, October 22 in Chicago, IL. Chicago Il (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 A live auction will be held to sell over 3,500 pieces of medical equipment from hospitals, surgery centers and other medical facilities around the United States. Various types of equipment will be sold including radiology, surgery, endoscopy, lab, anesthesia, exam and much more. The live auction will take place...

2014-10-15 12:21:10

Featuring a 2005 Chrysler 300, 2004 Hyundai Sonata, 2006 Chevrolet 2500 HD and so much more! PHOENIX, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. (www.auctionandappraise.com) will host an auto auction in Phoenix featuring all "no reserve" vehicles on Saturday, October 18, 2014. All vehicles will be sold to the highest bidder, regardless of bid amount. Bidding for this auction is being both conducted live and online. Photo -...


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