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Take Advantage of Cyber Week Sales All December Long at Ideal Surplus

29 Nov , 2017  


We’re having a 30% off all hand tools sale for Ideal employees throughout the entire month of December. The perfect gift for that hard worker in your life! More…

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Surplus: New Selling Feature Coming to IdealSurplus.com

29 Sep , 2017  


After rolling out the new “Make an Offer” feature on the website last month, Ideal Surplus is back at it again looking for new ways to improve the buying process for both small and large online customers. More…

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Lets Make a Deal

31 Aug , 2017  

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Ideal Surplus recently rolled out a new feature on its website, allowing customers to “Make an Offer” for any of the products listed on the site. More…

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Surplus is Selling Through Several Sales Channels

31 Jul , 2017  

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Sales is a difficult industry. Not only is it about having quality products that consumers want and need, but it’s also about finding those potential customers and getting products in front of them. More…

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Summer Interns Helping Run the Shelves of Surplus

30 Jun , 2017  


The Ideal Group is a champion of internship programs as the halls, shops, warehouses and cubicles are full of talented interns. And, like every company, Surplus has joined in on the mentoring this summer with the additions of Perrin Moncur (Junior at Michigan State), Sam Nathan (Senior at Grand Valley State) and Marco Marquez (Grow Detroit’s Young Talent). More…

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New Store Location

31 May , 2017  

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Ideal Surplus has a brand new store,  located on the Surplus shop floor in Building B. Items at the store include gloves, hand tools, safety gear, power tools, drill bits, and much more. Looking to pick up some new tools or equipment for your next project? Get more for your dollar than at any top hardware store by contacting Gary Brothers or Curtis Rose today to learn more about the available discounts.

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Jump into Spring Cleaning with Ideal Surplus

28 Apr , 2017  


Feels good to go outside without a jacket, huh? That rise in the mercury means it’s time to start planning your spring cleaning out around the house. And Ideal Surplus has you covered with everything you’ll need! More…

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Saving the World, One Box at a Time

31 Mar , 2017  


Have you been looking to help save the world? How about helping Ideal Surplus recycle? Well, if you’re interested in both or either of those goals, we need your help!

Cardboard boxes are one of the most underappreciated pieces of packaging equipment of all time. But we’re here to celebrate them. Our goal is to only work with previously used boxes. More…

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New to Ideal Surplus MRO

28 Feb , 2017  


Iron sharpens iron, as the saying goes. And we just added a new piece of iron to the Ideal team in our new Ideal MRO Surplus Customer Service Representative, Brittney Hagedornn. More…

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31 Jan , 2017  

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As a leader in the hard-to-find MRO materials industry, Ideal Surplus has a “who’s who” list of customers. That includes several Fortune500 and Fortune100 companies, some of the most well-known companies in the entire world. And when we say world, we mean it. More…