Name Grape Vine Auction
Auctioneer BidCal, Inc.
Type Online-Only Auction
Date(s) 12/8/2014 - 12/11/2014
Location Bakersfield, CA
Buyer Premium 13%
Description
Surplus Inventory Auction! Over 100,000 quality #1 vines left over from the 2014 season will be auctioned! These are quality vines straight from the nursery that normally wholesale for $6 -$9 each! We are going to start the bidding at a 50 to 60% discount! Don't miss this unique opportunity to buy quality vines at auction prices!!
Auction Terms & Conditions NOTE! Sales tax does not apply to this auction. As usual, a 13% Buyers premium does apply. Also, all purchases are subject to a mandatory industry fee of 6.3 cents per vine and 1% of total purchase IAB Assessment. Bidders that are new or that do not have a long history with BidCal will be required to pay a $100 refundable deposit to register. Bidders that are new or that do not have a long history with BidCal, and wish to pay with a credit card, must be present to pick up their items and have the credit card and photo ID with them. Vine Protectors are not included with your purchase! There are no replacements or guarantees! Any and all shipping costs are the sole responsibility of the buyer. All Pictures used in this auction are only a representative sample of the lots. The pictures may not be exact pictures of the lot you are bidding on. We will NO LONGER accept American Express for payment under any circumstances! Remember- you must refresh your screen in order to see the most current bid! All bidders will be required to submit credit card information in order to register. START AND CLOSE: BIDDING STARTS: 9AM (PST) Monday, December 8th, 2014. BIDDING CLOSES: Lots will have a "STAGGERED" and "SOFT CLOSE" beginning at 1PM (PST) Thursday, December 11th, 2014. What is a "STAGGERED CLOSE"?? The lots do not close all at the same time. Lots will have a staggered closing using a mixed sequence. Follow the clock to the right of each lot to know the exact closing time of a particular lot. What is a "SOFT CLOSE"?? If a bid is submitted and confirmed during the last 2 minutes before closing, then the time will be extended on that lot by 2 minutes. This will continue until a full 2 minutes pass without a new bid on that lot. INSPECTION: This is an Auction House!! The buyer is responsible to determine the condition of the lot they are bidding on. The Auction House is Not!! All items are being sold AS IS WHERE IS! All Items are Available for Inspection!! It is important that the buyer avail themselves of the inspection periods. BidCal, Inc. will pass on any information, good or bad, that the seller gives to us in describing the items. However, it is up to buyer to determine the condition of the lot they are bidding on. BidCal, Inc. assumes no responsibility in the accuracy of the descriptions. Inspection can be arranged by calling a BidCal representative at (530) 519-2823. PAYMENT: Important: BidCal, Inc. reserves the right to use the bidder's credit card on file for a deposit and/or a payment in part or in full for any successful bids. Bidders that are new or that do not have a long history with BidCal, and wish to pay with a credit card, must be present to pick up their items and have the credit card and photo ID with them. ATTENTION! WE WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE CHARGING YOUR CREDIT CARD FOR A MAXIMUM OF $1000 YOUR PURCHASES ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11TH, 2014 AND FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12TH, 2014! You are the new owner and are responsible for your purchase as soon as the auction closes for that item. We will automatically be collecting payment using your CC # that you registered with on Thursday, December 11th, 2014 after the conclusion of the sale and will finish charging cards the morning of Friday,
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 499.00 10.00 USD
499.01 - 2,499.00 25.00 USD
2,499.01 - 9,999.00 50.00 USD
9,999.01 - 9,999,999.99 100.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium 13%
Payment Terms
TAXES AND BUYER's PREMIUM: NOTE! Sales tax does not apply to this auction. As usual, a 13% Buyers premium does apply. Also, all purchases are subject to a mandatory industry fee of 6.3 cents per vine and 1% of total purchase IAB Assessment. PAYMENT: Important: BidCal, Inc. reserves the right to use the bidder's credit card on file for a deposit and/or a payment in part or in full for any successful bids. Bidders that are new or that do not have a long history with BidCal, and wish to pay with a credit card, must be present to pick up their items and have the credit card and photo ID with them. ATTENTION! WE WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE CHARGING YOUR CREDIT CARD FOR A MAXIMUM OF $1000 YOUR PURCHASES ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11TH, 2014 AND FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12TH, 2014! You are the new owner and are responsible for your purchase as soon as the auction closes for that item. We will automatically be collecting payment using your CC # that you registered with on Thursday, December 11th, 2014 after the conclusion of the sale and will finish charging cards the morning of Friday,
ITEM PICKUP:

All Auction lots located in Bakersfield, CA may be picked up Monday through Friday 8AM to 4PM. Starting December 12th through December 31st. The vines will not be available for pickup December 24th through the 26th. ALL ITEMS MUST BE REMOVED BY WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31ST, 2014 AT 5 PM.

Shipping Information:

Standard Industry Practices restrict shipping to Oregon and Washington. For specifics, please Contact BidCal at 530- 519-2823.

Shipping Potted Vines:
One Box holds 20 Vines and the box size is 20” x 20” x 18”
To ship in CA the cost per box is about $40.
The pot or liner size for each vine is 3” x 8” and a tray is 15 ¾” x 12 ½”
Only Lots of 240 plants or less will be boxed.

Large Volume Shipping of Potted Vines:
The Nursery semi truck load holds 22,680 vines and the Nursery horse trailer load holds 6,200 vines. The rates for these deliveries are dependent on where the load is going. Please call Tera at 530-519-2823 for a quote. Lots totalling more than 240 plants must be hauled in bulk and will not be boxed.

Shipping Dormant Vines:
One box holds 400 vines and the box size is 23.25” x 19.25: x 18”
To ship in CA the cost per box is about $40.
They can put 12 boxes on a pallet.

Large Volume Shipping of Dormant Vines:
The rates for shipping a large volume of dormant vines are dependent on quantity and destination of the vines. Please call Tera at 530-519-2823 for a quote.