Metropolitan Furniture closing last Houston store

Metropolitan Furniture closing last Houston store
E-commerce disruption, national competitors played into retreat
By Clint Engel

HOUSTON — Metropolitan Furniture here is closing its flagship and only remaining store here after 73 years in business. The family-owned retailer, founded by brothers Harry, Sammy and Hymie Abramson in 1946, hired Tiger Capital Group to run the Going-out-of-Business sales at its 60,000-square-foot showroom at 7400 North Freeway in Houston.

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Complete Biofuel Technology Operation in Texas Up for Turnkey Sale or Piecemeal Bids at Auction

Complete Biofuel Technology Operation in Texas Up for Turnkey Sale or Piecemeal Bids at Auction
PASADENA, Texas, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Tiger Group and Federal Equipment Co. will conduct an online auction of the complete assets formerly owned by biofuel technology company Inaeris Technologies on May 9. The professionally maintained assets include main, demonstration and pilot plants, along with intellectual property, research and development lab assets and more. […]

Late-Model Truck And Trailer Fleet Up For Auction In Canada

Late-Model Truck And Trailer Fleet Up For Auction In Canada
Tiger Group, Liquidity Services to sell 160 units of truck tractors, refrigerated and dry trailers, and other rolling stock formerly owned by Terra Nova Transport in an online auction on www.Go-Dove.com

BOUCHERVILLE, Quebec, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ — By order of the Quebec Superior Court, Tiger Group and Liquidity Services are conducting an online-only auction of a large fleet of […]

Tiger Group, Federal Equipment to sell complete assets formerly owned by Inaeris Technologies, including labs, plants, IP, R&D in May 9 online auction

Tiger Group, Federal Equipment to sell complete assets formerly owned by Inaeris Technologies, including labs, plants, IP, R&D in May 9 online auction
PASADENA, Texas, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Tiger Group and Federal Equipment Co. will conduct an online auction of the complete assets formerly owned by biofuel technology company Inaeris Technologies on May 9. The professionally maintained assets include main, demonstration and pilot plants, along with intellectual […]

U.S. Retail Stores’ Planned Closings Already Exceed 2018 Total

U.S. Retail Stores’ Planned Closings Already Exceed 2018 Total
By Sapna Maheshwari

As an executive vice president at Great American Group, a firm that helps liquidate the merchandise, clothing racks and mannequins at stores that are closing, Ryan Mulcunry has been watching booms and busts in the retail industry for almost two decades.

Companies like his have been busy in recent years, but lately one thing has been missing.

“In […]