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Knowledge of industry trends is key in growing your business to meet your goals. Lucky for you, BULQ compiles all the latest news and insights related to reselling, wholesale, and liquidation industries.

On that note, keeping a good pulse on the industry will ensure that your business has a competitive edge. You can also take these insights to improve your reselling strategy in the months ahead. Read on to learn more about sourcing wholesale returns in bulk, online marketplace changes, and the rise of resale. If you have any questions about these updates or industry trends, feel free to reach out to our Customer Care team.

What to Expect When Buying Return Pallets

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If you typically source cases from liquidation and wholesale companies like BULQ, ask yourself: is it time to take my inventory to the next level? If so, consider sourcing return pallets. Pallets are considerably larger than cases and do require more preparation and research, so we mapped out what to expect when buying return pallets. Pre-Purchase Preparation Buying liquidation return pallets is a cost-effective way to both grow your reselling business and source more customer returned and/or excess inventory than […]

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2021 Holiday Reselling Prep: October To-Do List

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October is the new November – at least when it comes to holiday shopping. Are you prepared to meet customer demand?  Download BULQ’s FREE October “Reselling Cheat Sheet” to ensure you’re fully prepared for a strong season of sales.  Keep an eye out for more monthly checklists to guide your reselling strategy through the end of 2021!

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Why BULQ is Your One-Stop-Shop this Holiday

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Are you looking for wholesale merchandise for your resale business but skeptical of traditional liquidation sites? Are you searching for quality return items that can compete with retail prices? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you’re in the right place. Read on as we share why BULQ is your one-stop shop for your resale business this holiday. What is BULQ? To summarize our business model, BULQ is a wholesale liquidation source for the resale of returned […]

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How to Cross-List Across Reselling Platforms & Drive Sales

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Summer is winding down and the holiday season is quickly approaching, which means it’s time to prepare your small business for heavy holiday traffic. While it’s important to stock up on holiday inventory, it’s more critical that your items are seen by as many eyes as possible. Luckily, BULQ has your back with tips on how to cross-list across reselling platforms & drive sales. What is Cross-listing? If you’ve tried to sell your stuff on online marketplaces like Poshmark, eBay, […]

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Holiday Liquidation Sourcing for First-Time BULQ Buyers

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year for BULQ buyers and resellers alike. The holiday season is just around the corner, and whether you decide to buy pallets or cases, now is the time to start holiday liquidation sourcing. If you’re new to liquidation or haven’t quite started reselling full-time, there’s no better time to start than ahead of the holidays. After all, everyone is on the lookout for gifts, especially when they can get a good deal. We’re […]

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2021 Holiday Reselling Prep: Your September To-Do List

Holiday Planning Cheat Sheet September

Did you know nearly half of 2020 shoppers started holiday shopping before Black Friday?* That means now is the time to start sourcing holiday inventory.  Don’t fall behind – download BULQ’s FREE September “Reselling Cheat Sheet” for steps on how to plan for a strong season of holiday selling.  Keep an eye out for more monthly checklists to guide your reselling strategy through the end of 2021!    *Facebook for Business, 2021

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2021 Holiday Reselling Prep: Your August To-Do List

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It’s never too early to plan for the selling season ahead! But, where to begin?  That’s where we come in. Download BULQ’s FREE August “Reselling Cheat Sheet” to help guide your business through the end of summer and start preparation for holiday sales.  Keep an eye out for more monthly checklists to guide your reselling strategy through the end of 2021! 

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Back to School Sourcing Trends | 2021-2022 School Year

Back to school sourcing

School is back in session, which means it’s time to get up to date with this year’s back-to-school sourcing trends. So, sharpen those pencils, upgrade your wardrobe, and let’s gear up for the year ahead. If you’re wondering what to source for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year, look no further. With these back-to-school sourcing trends, you will be ready to source, list, and sell – making a profit in no time. School Supplies A new school year means new school […]

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Back To School Sourcing Guide | Your Best Sourcing Strategy For The New School Year!

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We know what you’re thinking- “it’s only July, why should I be thinking about back-to-school sourcing already?”. To that, we say – it’s never too early to plan for the success of your reselling business! Similar to the traditional holiday shopping season, back-to-school (BTS) sourcing and selling should be planned far in advance. With nearly 61% of consumers taking advantage of 4th of July, and Labor Day sales, planning in advance will help you understand potential inventory costs, what customers […]

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Pallet Liquidation Sourcing Experts Joe and Jessica

Family Flips, Liquidation

Meet Joe and Jessica! This dynamic duo was featured on A&E’s “Extreme Unboxing” last August and, thanks to the success of their reselling business, are now an unstoppable force. Their growing channel, The Family Flips, shares both extreme hauls of liquidation pallets and provides impactful how-to content, live Q & As, plus insightful tips based on years of reselling experience. Read on to learn Jessica and Joe’s tips of the trade!! As resellers of 7+ years, you’ve probably seen a […]

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