Product Grading for Auction - Large Items

Major Appliances
Grade Definition Terminology Definitions
A1 New product; 100% working order
NEW PRODUCT
Never been used; includes store floor models
NON-COSMETIC
The sides and/or back of an appliance
COSMETIC
Front facing side of an appliance
MINOR DAMAGE
Slight imperfection; scratch or dent; no impact on the functionality of the appliance
MODERATE DAMAGE
More noticeable scratch or dent; no impact on the functionality of the appliance
MAJOR DAMAGE / DEFECTIVE
Impairs the functionality and/or severely impacts the cosmetic aesthetic of the appliance
A New product; minor non-cosmetic damage; 100% working order
B New product; moderate non-cosmetic and/or minor cosmetic damage; 100% working order
C New/Used product; moderate cosmetic damage; may or may not be in 100% working order
D New/Used product; major damage; non- functioning
Upholstery & Leather
Grade Definition Terminology Definitions
A1 New product; 100% working order
NEW PRODUCT
Never been used; includes store floor models
NON-COSMETIC
The sides, back and/or bottom of the furniture including damage to finish of the legs
COSMETIC
The seat and back cushions, arm rests and other front facing portions of the furniture and/or wood accents
MINOR DAMAGE
light color and/or pattern imperfections; scuff or tear to the fabric or leather; scratches to wood accents
MODERATE DAMAGE
More noticeable scuff or tear to fabric or leather; gouged/broken wood accents
MAJOR DAMAGE / DEFECTIVE
Impairs the functionality and/or severely impacts the cosmetic aesthetic of the furniture
A New product; minor non-cosmetic damage; 100% working order
B New/Used product; moderate non-cosmetic and/or minor cosmetic damage; 100% working order
C New/Used product; moderate cosmetic damage; may or may not be in 100% working order
D New/Used product; major damage; non- functioning
Mattress/Foundation
Grade Definition Terminology Definitions
A1 New product; 100% working order
NEW PRODUCT
Never been used; includes store floor models
MINOR DAMAGE
Imperfection in stitching; damaged or soiled due to dropping or dragging; no impact on functionality
MAJOR DAMAGE / DEFECTIVE
Impairs the functionality and/or severely impacts the cosmetic aesthetic of the mattress/foundation
USED PRODUCT
Returned within 120 days of purchase. Inspected for bed bugs and bio fluids; tagged and certified as clean for resale
A New product; minor damage; 100% working order
B Used product; no damage
C Used product; minor damage
D New product; major damage
Remaining Large Items
Grade Definition Terminology Definitions
A1 New product; 100% working order
NEW PRODUCT
Never been used; includes store floor models
MINOR DAMAGE
Slight Imperfection in fit and/or finish; no impact on functionality
MODERATE DAMAGE
More noticeable damage to fit/and or finish; may have missing pieces; no impact on functionality
MAJOR DAMAGE / DEFECTIVE
Impairs functionality and/or severely impacts the cosmetic aesthetic of the product
A New product; minor/moderate damage; 100% working order
B Used product; no/minor damage; 100% working order
C Used product; moderate damage
D New/Used product; major damage

Product Grading for Auction - Small Items

Fashions
Grade Definition Terminology Definitions
A1 New product
NEW PRODUCT
Never been used; includes store display product
MINOR DAMAGE / DEFECT
Imperfection in stitching, color, or other damage/defect affecting wearability or aesthetic of the product
USED PRODUCT
In-policy customer return; no bio fluids or staining present; product may or may not have some minor damage/defect
A New product; minor damage/defect
B Used product
Footwear
Grade Definition Terminology Definitions
A1 New product
NEW PRODUCT
Never been used; includes store display product
MINOR DAMAGE / DEFECT
Imperfection in stitching, color, or other damage/defect affecting wearability or aesthetic of the product
USED PRODUCT
In-policy customer return; no bio fluids or staining present; product may or may not have some minor damage/defect
SINGLE SOLE
Footwear is mismatched or is a single
A New product; minor damage/defect
B Used product
C New/Used product; Single Soles