Equipment Acquisition Resources Expands Business with EARBid Online Semiconductor Auction Services

Equipment Acquisition Resources, Inc., one of the largest suppliers of semiconductor equipment worldwide, today announced the launch of its new division EARBid ( EARBid will conduct global online auctions of semiconductor equipment and related assets. EARBid’s first online auction will be conducted in August, 2007 on the EARBid website.

Equipment Acquisition Resources (E.A.R.) is a recognized leader in the semiconductor equipment industry. Since its inception in 1991, E.A.R has provided quality semiconductor equipment, process development, and product services and support to a worldwide customer base and experienced tremendous growth. When the semiconductor industry was young, E.A.R recognized the need for specialized semiconductor equipment in the secondary market and began providing their customers with asset management and disposition services. This experience has made them well positioned to add best-in-class online auctions to their portfolio of services through EARBid.

This inaugural auction will feature quality slicing, dicing, backgrinding, lapping and polishing equipment. All auction transactions will be conducted conveniently online through a state-of-the-art auction system. Virtual previews provide detailed descriptions and photos of each asset being sold and bidders can be confident that all assets are represented fairly. Interested bidders should check often for updated auction details as equipment is being added frequently.

EARBid will showcase its new website and online auction format for visitors at the SEMICON West 2007 tradeshow at Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. Visitors can find out more information about the upcoming auction by visiting Booth #2816 from July 17 – 19, 2007.

EARBid is accepting consignments into their upcoming auction events. Sellers can find more information about EARBid’s auction program seller support services by visiting

About Equipment Acquisition Resources:
Equipment Acquisition Resources, Inc. is one of the world’s largest suppliers of lappers, polishers, slicers, grinders and dicing saws for crystalline materials. In addition, E.A.R. offers process development and product services and support, and through EARBid, conducts online auctions of semiconductor equipment. For more information, visit