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Acquired by ATG Media in April 2013, BidSpotter.com is the world leader in industrial online auctions. With a database of more than 531,000 active buyers, BidSpotter.com consistently generates exceptional numbers of qualified bidders from over 105 countries for auctioneers. In 2015, BidSpotter.com hosted over 2,200 auctions and transacted $175m in online sales.

For bidders:

BidSpotter.com gives you instant access to the thousands of auctions hosted by the top 350 industrial, construction and farm equipment auctioneers in the US and Canada. You can bid online at live auctions using our secure and highly reliable live webcasting applet complete with live audio and video feeds. Our timed online auctions feature and include real-time updates instantly giving you the latest bidding information.

For auctioneers:

Live webcast auctions

  • Our live webcasting technology is renowned for its speed and reliability.
  • Auctions can be webcast from any location be it a factory, machinery field or conventional auction room.
  • On event day, BidSpotter.com experts work at your venue and interact with internet bidders. Alternatively we can also train your staff to manage the entire process.
  • After the auction is over, our software generates an email notification or invoice if you choose, calculating total hammer price, buyer’s premium and applicable sales tax (if desired) for winning internet bidders. You can even add rigging/shipping costs prior to winner email notification as well.

Timed online auctions

BidSpotter.com’s industry leading timed online auctions combines the excitement of a live webcast auction with the practicalities of an online only auction. Auctioneer customers can manage the auction every step of the way from setting end times to monitoring the auction results. Our real-time updates ensure that logged in bidders receive updates within seconds to any change to their bidding status.

Powered by ATG Media’s Global Auction Platform

BidSpotter.com is powered by ATG Media’s Global Auction Platform (GAP), which uses the latest technology to provide a cloud based content management system for auctioneers. For more information, contact us


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