Online Marketplace for Surplus Tooling
Industrial Surplus Solutions has launched toolingmarketplace.com, an online resource to facilitate the buying and selling of surplus cutting tools.
Industrial Surplus Solutions has launched toolingmarketplace.com, an online resource to facilitate the buying and selling of surplus cutting tools. Sellers can quickly upload surplus inventory to the system for buyers to purchase. According to the company, the website enables buyers to turn surplus stock into profit while providing discounted cutting tools for buyers.
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