Technology, Management and Budget
Shoppers can score good deals on vast surplus inventory
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 9, 2018
Contact: Caleb Buhs, firstname.lastname@example.org or 517-241-7422
LANSING, Mich. - The state of Michigan’s semi-annual Surplus Store will open its doors to the public for a one-day sale on Saturday, July 14, to unload excess property from federal, state and local government agencies.
The Surplus Store has a vast inventory of excess items coming from property seized by police, items voluntarily surrendered at airports, surplus property from local public colleges and property no longer needed by government agencies. Items available through the store include computers, phones, computer and phone accessories, various knives, wine keys, sporting goods, tools, desks, file cabinets, chairs, book shelves, jewelry and other fashion accessories.
The one-day store will be open from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, July 14. MiStore is located at 3111 West St. Joseph, Building 600, Lansing. Payments can be made with cash and credit cards. All items are sold as is, where is, and no loading assistance will be available. No returns or refunds will be accepted.
For more information about the Surplus Store, visit www.michigan.gov/surplus. Online shoppers can continue to bid on items on MiBid, the state’s online auction site, 24 hours a day at www.michigan.gov/mibid.
Questions about the state’s surplus program may be directed to the Department of Technology, Management and Budget’s State Surplus Office at 517-241-4859.