Tiger Group To Auction VER’s Excess Rental A/V Equipment
–July 14th online sale features $10 million inventory of professional equipment from leading manufacturers, as VER frees-up warehouse space for new technology purchases
SECAUCUS, N.J., June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/—In order to free-up warehouse space for new equipment and technology needed to meet client demand for future growth, Video Equipment Rentals (VER) is now offering excess inventory items for auction. A comprehensive range of professionally maintained A/V rental products formerly valued at approximately $10 million — including video gear, computer presentation, digital, broadcast and audio from Sony, Canon and other top manufacturers — will be available for sale when Tiger Group’s Remarketing Services Division conducts the online-only auction for the full-service, worldwide production equipment rental company.
Online bidding will commence July 7 at www.SoldTiger.com and will close in rapid succession, live auction style, on July 14 beginning at 10:30 a.m. (ET). Previews of the various assets being offered will be held July 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (ET) at the VER warehouse, located at 60 Enterprise Ave. N., Secaucus, N.J.
“This sale represents a unique buying opportunity for a wide range of end-users, including anyone involved in motion picture and TV production, educational institutions, and houses of worship,” said Chris Thompson, Director of Business Development, Media & Entertainment, for Tiger Group, an A/V industry veteran with extensive experience in the rental industry, who will oversee the auction. “Big and small end-users will have the chance to acquire high-quality equipment from Sony, Arri and other manufacturers—many complete with shipping case — at very competitive prices.”
Key assets up for bid include more than 30 cameras and accessories from top manufacturers like Arri, Panasonic, Sony, and Toshiba; lenses for projectors; and broadcast and digital cinema cameras from makers like Canon and Fujinon.
Projectors and lenses from Digital Projection, Barco, Eiki, DPI, and Christie will also be available, as well as video tape recorders and digital disc recorders from Sony, Panasonic, Codex, Doremi, Fast Foward and Focus.
Broadcast and presentation monitors from Sony, Panasonic, Astro, NEC, Sharp, and others will be offered, along with stands, speakers, and mounting gear. Available production and reinforcement audio will include wireless equipment from Lectrosonic and Sennheiser; mixers from Midas, Wendt, Sony and Shure; and speakers from QSC and EV
Also featured will be video, data switching/routing and processing gear from Altinex, Kramer, Grass Valley, Extron, Folsom, Tectronics, and Evertz. Screens, computers, lighting and A/V accessories of all kinds will also be up for bid.
For a full catalog of the items offered and details on how to schedule a site visit and bid, go to: www.SoldTiger.com.