Gen Con 2018 Auction Report
Here’s some quick statistics :
|Number of Items in the Auction||12,814|
|Number of Items Sold||10,168|
|Value of Items Sold||$191,342|
|Number of Items Auctioned (non-Consignment Store)||3,991|
|Number of Items Sold from the Consignment Store||6,177|
|Percent items Registered in the last week||53%|
|Amount Raised for Charity (Split between Jack Vasel Memorial Fund and Second Helpings)||$30,500|
We again had no on-site registrations – and zero complaints!
The big change this year was a new feature to our software to help with helping TAB buyers to pick up their items. We added a third credit card machine and processed seller payouts and TAB pickups right at the computer station. This saved buyers and sellers from traipsing all the way across the room to pay or pickup their money.
After the convention we received a thank-you from “Second Helpings”. See the note here.