Coffee makers and statues: Twitter starts auctioning off assets from its San Francisco headquarters

An image showing a neon sign depicting the blue Twitter bird logo
This tasteful neon sign could be yours if you outbid the current $22,000 offer. | Image: Heritage Global Partners

If you’ve been looking to kit out a startup, then here’s a chance to grab some deals — along with some recognizably bird-themed memorabilia. Twitter has placed hundreds of items from its San Francisco headquarters for sale via an online auction, with listings including various artwork of the Twitter bird logo, designer office furniture, and a full range of expensive kitchen equipment.

The sale follows Twitter CEO Elon Musk’s attempts to cut back on company expenses amid numerous financial difficulties and after firing nearly two-thirds of the company’s 7,500-person workforce in 2022. In December, The New York Times also reported that Twitter had allegedly stopped paying rent for office spaces used by the company.

Now, the tech giant is…

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