Buying Basics: Common Cancellation Reasons & How to Avoid Them

From not understanding the shipping arrangements to not reading the full manifest of inventory in the lot, there are several reasons why buyers may want to back out of a bid or cancel an order. Typically the top reasons stem…

Apr 26 2019 · 4 min read

Buying Basics: How to Become a B-Stock Buyer Part 1

Congratulations! You’re taking the first step in becoming a B-Stock liquidation buyer. Our buyers love B-Stock because we offer direct access to returned, overstock, and other liquidation inventory from nine of the top 10 U.S. retailers (along with hundreds of…

Feb 07 2019 · 4 min read

Buying Basics: Online Bidding for Beginners

Going…Going…Sold! Once you are approved to buy on one (or more) of our marketplaces, you can log into your marketplace and begin bidding online. B-Stock uses several key features throughout our auction process to simulate a fair “live” auction model…

Feb 07 2019 · 5 min read

What condition is the merchandise in? Is it all new?

The condition of the merchandise being sold varies depending on the marketplace and individual auctions. The inventory can be anything from new in box to refurbished to salvage condition. Please view the auction page for information for each listing, and…

Jan 05 2015 · 1 min read

How do I bid?

Once you are approved to bid on the respective marketplace you can go to any auction page and enter the highest amount that you are willing to pay. Enter the amount in the white box to the right of “My…

Jan 04 2015 · 2 min read

Can I buy merchandise without bidding on it?

All merchandise sold across the B-Stock Sourcing Network is sold via auction only. If you only want to place one bid, you can place a proxy bid – a best and final offer – and have the system manage the…

Jan 04 2015 · 1 min read