Areas of Expertise

Printing & Graphics

Thomas Industries/APT has grown to become the largest auction firm in North America dedicated to the printing & graphics industry.

Manufacturing / Durable Goods

Thomas Auction has vast experience with auctions related to manufacturing and durable goods.

Upcoming Auctions

Thursday, February 29, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

Sheridan Kansas

Online Auction
By Order of Sheridan Kansas, Inc., Large Offering of Commercial Print and Bindery Equipment, Including: Web & Sheet Fed Printing Presses, Perfect Binders, Saddle Binders, Die Cutters, Cutters, Folders, CTP, Packaging Machines, Plant Support, etc.
Lawrence, Kansas - USA

Wednesday, March 6, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

Printing Arts of Chicago

Online Auction
Surplus Equipment to the Ongoing Needs of Printing Arts of Chicago, Featuring: Heidelberg Anicolor Printing Press, Brausse Die Cutter, Kawahara Offline Blanker, Variable Data Print Lines, Flowmaster RS Inserter, Nordson Hot Glue Systems, Bindery Equipment, Packaging Machines, Plant Support, etc.
Broadview, Illinois - USA

Thursday, March 7, 2024 1:00 PM (ET)

Sterling Shelf Liners

Online Auction
By Order of Sterling Shelf Liners, Inc., Outstanding Offering of Late-Model Shrink Wrapping and UV Coating Lines, Including: TEC MegaCoat 45 UV Coater, Conflex SL240 Form/Fill/Seal Machine, Packaging Equipment, Material Handling, Plant Support, etc.
Holbrook, New York - USA

Wednesday, March 20, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

Metrographics

By Order of Metrographics and John Hyde, Esq, Graphic Arts Advisors, LLC, Fiduciary Agent For Creditors, Complete Plant Closure Including: Heidelberg Sheet Fed Printing Presses, Digital Printing Presses, Wide Format Printing, Complete Bindery, Packaging, Embroidery, Plant Support, etc.
Charlotte, North Carolina - USA

Recent Projects

Tuesday, February 6, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

Miami Sublimation

By Order of Miami Sublimation, Major Offering of Dye Sublimation Printing Equipment, Late-Model Well-Maintained Equipment, Including: Eastsign Heat Presses 5' to 10, Liyu and DGI Printers 5' to 10', Iecho Rotary Cutters, Yin Auto Spreaders, Large Selection of Sewing/Stitching Machines, Grommet Machines, Pillow Filling Machines and Much More.
Hialeah, Florida - United States

Thursday, February 1, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

Catapult ME

Online Auction
By Order of Catapult ME, Inc., Plant Closure, Including: Heidelberg & Akiyama Sheet Fed Printing Presses, Digital Printing Presses, Wide Format Printers, Die Cutters, Folder/Gluers, Bindery Equipment, Packaging Equipment, Material Handling, Plant Support, etc.
Minneapolis, Minnesota - USA

Wednesday, January 17, 2024 1:00 PM (ET)

Victor Tool

Online Auction
By Order of Victor Tool, Complete Plant Closure Including: CNC Machining Centers, CNC Lathes, Toolroom Equipment, Finishing Machines, Inspection Tooling, Plant Support, etc.
Meriden, Connecticut - USA

Tuesday, January 16, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

4 Color Press

Online Auction
By Order of The Secured Party, Complete Plant Closure, Featuring: Heidelberg Sheet Fed Printing Presses, Complete Bindery, CTP Devices, Die Cutters, Packaging Equipment, Plant Support, etc.
Fort Worth, Texas - USA

December 13 & 14, 2023, 11 AM (ET)

LSC Communications - East Plant (Lancaster, PA)

2-DAY ONLINE AUCTION #2
By Order of LSC Communications, 2-Auctions (2-Days Each), Over 2,000,000 SQ FT of Printing Operations, Including: (14) Web Printing Presses, (6) Gravure Printing Presses, (25+) Saddle Stitchers, High Capacity Plate Making Dept, (25+) Stackers, (30+) Trimmers, (75+) Strappres, (50+) InkJet Printing Systems, Balers, Packaging Machines, Air Compressors, Complete Machine Shop, (100+) Pieces of Material Handling Equipment, Yard Spotters/Tractors, Pickups, Rail Car Jacket and Much More!!
Lancaster, Pennsylvania - USA

Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 1:00 PM (ET)

Duncan Press

Online Auction
By Order of Duncan Press, Complete Plant Closure, Including: Heidelberg Sheet Fed Printing Presses, Digital Production Printers, Complete Bindery, Moll Pocket Folder/Gluer, Die Cutters, Packaging Machines, CTP, Plant Support, etc.
Canton, Ohio - USA

December 6 & 7, 2023, 11 AM (ET)

LSC Communications - West Plant (Lancaster, PA)

2-DAY ONLINE AUCTION #1
By Order of LSC Communications, 2-Auctions (2-Days Each), Over 2,000,000 SQ FT of Printing Operations, Including: (14) Web Printing Presses, (6) Gravure Printing Presses, (25+) Saddle Stitchers, High Capacity Plate Making Dept, (25+) Stackers, (30+) Trimmers, (75+) Strappres, (50+) InkJet Printing Systems, Balers, Packaging Machines, Air Compressors, Complete Machine Shop, (100+) Pieces of Material Handling Equipment, Yard Spotters/Tractors, Pickups, Rail Car Jacket and Much More!!
Lancaster, Pennsylvania - USA

Available For Immediate Sale

Kornit Digital Direct To Garment Printers

Liquidation In Progress
Unique Offering of Late-Model Kornit Digital Direct to Garment Printers, Machines New 2014-2019 with Low Hours.
Hebron, Kentucky & Norfolk, Virginia

Thursday, October 26, 2023 1:00 PM (ET)

Northeast Carbide

Online Auction
Former Assets of Northeast Carbide, Inc., Plant Closure, Including: Haas CNC Turning Center, EDM Machines, Machine Tools, Finishing Machines, Inspection Tooling, Plant Support, etc.
Southington, Connecticut - USA

Thursday, October 19, 2023 1:00 PM (ET)

Amaze

Online Auction
Former Assets of Amaze, Including: (19) Kornit Avalanche HD6-R Direct to Garment Printers (New 2014 & 2015) and Barudan Embroidery Machines
Hebron, Kentucky - USA