About Us

Uncle Sam's Retail Outlet was founded in 2009 as a retail outlet for Government Liquidation. Government Liquidation (GL), a Liquidity Services, Inc. marketplace, is the exclusive contractor of the DLA Disposition Services for the sale of surplus and scrap assets of the United States Department of Defense (DoD).

Government Liquidation operates an innovative and powerful online sales channel that enables surplus buyers to purchase available government assets in a convenient and open environment. GL utilizes world-class logistics, technology, marketing and customer service capabilities to assemble and promotes available property for the convenience of its buyers.

Since opening our online store, we have provided shoppers with a secure and convenient surplus shopping experience.

Our combined facilities have over 787,000 square feet of warehouse space dedicated for government surplus property. Our specialty lies in consolidating property from across the nation, and offering our customers the best deals available on surplus property from the U.S. government.

Thousands of new items are added weekly. Our wide range of goods, include consumer merchandise, fitness & recreation gear, electronics and audio/video equipment, computers, office supplies and medical equipment.
Government Liquidation is the leading global seller of assets in over 500 different U.S. Government commodity categories, including:

Corporate Overview

Liquidity Services, Inc.'s mission is to provide business and government clients and buying customers with the world's most transparent, innovative, and effective online marketplaces and integrated services for surplus assets. We enable global Fortune 1000 corporations, middle market companies, and government agencies to maximize the value of their underutilized, obsolete, and surplus industrial machinery, equipment, materials, vehicles, and inventory. Leveraging our comprehensive investment recovery services, industry leading online marketplaces, global market data and forward thinking asset management solutions, we lead the surplus assets industry.

Our consistent execution has enabled Liquidity Services to become the trusted provider of choice in our industry with unparalleled industry expertise powered by:

  • More than 7,600+ clients, including Fortune 1000 retailers, manufacturers and government agencies
  • Completion of more than $5.2 Billion in Gross Merchandise Volume
  • Over 4.4 million completed transactions across 500 asset categories
  • Leading industry vertical sales channels with more than 2.6 million buyers
  • Offices in locations across North America, Europe, and Asia