News Announcement

SAN DIEGO, California, CARTAGO, Costa Rica and EAST WINDSOR, New Jersey – November 25, 2013 – Heritage Global Partners (“HGP) today announced that it has been retained by Conair to manage an upcoming sale (Conair Assets Sale #2) of the contents of its Costa Rican manufacturing facility based in Cartago. The auction includes two bulk sales of Eischenauer-Bosch batch fabrication lines, as well as other high-quality injection molding manufacturing equipment and related assets – over 200 lots in all will be sold during the two-day event. Conair is a leading worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of health and beauty products, as well as kitchen and electronic appliances.

The online auction begins at 7 am (CT) on Wednesday, December 11 and runs through 10 am (CT) on December 12. There is also a one-day preview on December 10, which is open to interested bidders at:

Conair Babyliss Costa Rica S.A.
Parque Industrial Zona Franca
Cartago, Costa Rica


Items available for purchase include a wide array of factory equipment: such as, injection mold machines, hopper and feeders, chillers, metalizers and much, much more. See below online link for descriptions of all 217 lots being offered.


Conair Assets Sale #2

Date: December 11-12, 2013 (begins 7 am on 12.11 – concludes 10 am on 12.12)
Public Preview: 9 am to 4 pm (local time)

Preview Location: [see above address]


“Our upcoming online auction sale of Conair’s injection molding equipment, based at their Costa Rica plant, is an excellent opportunity for interested buyers from around the globe to acquire productive manufacturing assets that are appropriate for a wide array of industries. We expect to garner extensive interest for this two-day event, which kicks off on December 11, following an onsite preview at their facility in Cartago on December 10,” stated Heritage Global Partners Director of Sales, Nick Dove.


Led by auction industry pioneers Ross and Kirk Dove, Heritage Global Partners is one of the leading worldwide asset advisory and auction services firms, assisting companies with buying and selling assets. HGP specializes in asset brokerage, inspection, and valuations, industrial equipment and real estate auctions, and much more. HGP is a subsidiary of Heritage Global Inc.



Nick Dove,, 858/847-0659

Robert Rinderman, JCIR,, 212/835-8500


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