Archive for February, 2009

Ritchie Bros to Open in Houston

Ritchie Bros to Open in Houston

. February 28, 2009

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers , the world’s largest on-site and online industrial auctioneer, is holding a three-day unreserved industrial equipment auction from March 25 to 27, 2009 at its brand new permanent auction site in Houston (15500 Eastex Freeway). The Company has been conducting unreserved public auctions at its former site off the I-10 East Highway […]

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Clarion Capital Partners, LLC Wins Auction for Lenox Group Assets

Clarion Capital Partners, LLC Wins Auction for Lenox Group Assets

. February 28, 2009

Lenox Group Inc. (“Lenox”) and Clarion Capital Partners, LLC (“Clarion”) announced today that a group led by Clarion has won the bankruptcy auction to acquire substantially all the assets of Lenox, the well-known china, tabletop and giftware manufacturer and marketer. Peter Cameron, previously the CEO of Waterford Wedgwood plc and All-Clad Metalcrafters LLC will become […]

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Vassar Haiti Project Haitian Art Sale and Auction

Vassar Haiti Project Haitian Art Sale and Auction

. February 28, 2009

This April, the Vassar campus will become an outpost of a Haitian village, with the eighth annual Haitian Art Sale and Auction. Presented by the Vassar Haiti Project, over 300 paintings, sculptures, handcrafts, and hand-painted silk scarves will be on view and for sale in the College Center’s multi-purpose room from Friday, April 3, through […]

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Tennants Modern China Kitchenware and Glassware

Tennants Modern China Kitchenware and Glassware

. February 27, 2009

Over 1,000 items of modern collectable china, kitchenware and glassware are to be sold at Tennants over the next couple of weeks. Over 70 lots will be split into two of their weekly antique and home furnishing sales on 28 February and the majority on 14 March. This large collection was instructed to Tennants from […]

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IronPlanet Reports Record Growth

IronPlanet Reports Record Growth

. February 27, 2009

IronPlanet® (www.ironplanet.com), the world’s leading online auction company for used construction and agricultural equipment, continued to gain significant marketplace momentum in 2008, with gross auction sales of $337 million, an increase of 43 percent over 2007. Fourth-quarter gross auction sales totaled $96 million, up 26 percent over the third quarter and up 9 percent over […]

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