Frequently Asked Questions About Our Purchasing Program
Q. Why Should I Sell My Used Warehouse Equipment to American Surplus?
A. As the #1 Material Handling Equipment Dealer in the country, we thrive on helping every customer's needs. Our strengths are in securing a fair market deal for all equipment you have available. Our experienced team makes the selling process effortless and stress-free by handling all deals with efficiency, professionalism, and security.
Q. How Long Will It Take for American Surplus to Get Started?
A. Once American Surplus has a complete inventory of what is available, we can have an offer to you the same day. If an agreement is made, we can schedule teardown and removal typically within 2-3 days.
Q. How Long Will It Take for American Surplus to Remove the Used Equipment From My Facility?
A. Each job is unique with our team typically working 6 days a week 10 hours a day.
Q. Does American Surplus Purchase and Remove All Equipment On the Order From My Warehouse?
A. Yes. American Surplus has its own small internal teardown team that can help. In addition, we have teardown teams all over the country that we use to assist with the entire process.
Q. Is American Surplus Going to Clean Once Teardown Is Complete?
A. ASI can leave area broom swept when complete, all lags can be cut flush to the floor.
Q. Will American Surplus Repair All Holes After Removing the Equipment?
A. Lags can be cut flush to the floor. If holes need to be filled, we can provide that service.
Q. Are You Able to Operate Around a Warehouse that Is Still Functioning?
A. Yes, we can work with your warehouse team to setup a safe working environment that allows our crews to work as well as keeping your warehouse operational.
Q. What Do I Need to Do to Get Started?
A. Call James Miner in Purchasing at (800) 876-3736 x214 to get started today! Alternatively, you can email James at firstname.lastname@example.org with an inventory and pictures of what you have available.
Q. How Will I Get Paid?
A. Once material is inventoried and verified, American Surplus will need an invoice to process payment. ASI typically provides a deposit with payments made as product is received. We can make payment by wire transfer or send out a check.