Archive | Industry Trends

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.

Summer Sourcing Trends 2021 | What to Source This Season

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When you were a kid, the countdown to summer was the best part of the year! Now as an adult and reseller, prepping for summer means sourcing the perfect products for your shop. Check out what’s sizzling this season and keep your customers stocked up with the top trending categories of summer 2021. Apparel & Accessories Lucky for us this summer, the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions will be lifted in time for outdoor fun. As everyone starts looking for “real” clothes […]

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Reselling Moms: Mompreneur Mother’s Day Spotlight

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Moms are truly one-of-a-kind. From being wives and raising children to holding a full-time position and running their own reselling businesses, they somehow manage to do it all. To celebrate Mother’s Day, follow along the journeys of real reselling moms and read their advice for fellow mompreneurs. Regina Regina is a full-time social worker, pianist, and successful BULQ mom. For more than 10 years, this impressive woman has run her own online business along with her own antique booth, which […]

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How To Recycle In The World of Reselling ♻️

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April may be Earth Month, but recycling is in our roots year-round here at BULQ. And we’re proud to see our eco-friendly initiatives extend to our growing community of resellers. If you’re wondering how to recycle while reselling, we’ve got you covered! Thanks to our Facebook Community Group members, these tips & tricks will help you deal with old, damaged, or incomplete inventory, recycled plastic, recycled materials—and even old BULQ boxes. Read on to see how easy it is to help the […]

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Part Time Reseller Amber Nieznajko: BULQ Reseller Spotlight

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Meet Amber: a part-time reseller, full-time teacher, and around-the-clock dog mom! Looking for an extra income source during the pandemic, Amber decided to leap into the world of reselling. With 10 years of retail experience under her belt, reselling seemed like the perfect fit, and she was right. Read about her journey and business growth over the past year—you may even pick up some tips to help you get started. Since starting your own part-time reselling business during the pandemic, […]

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Spring Reselling Tips, and More!

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🌸Spring has sprung, which means out with the old and in with the new!🌸 Resellers know that getting over the holiday rush is like a breath of fresh air. Now it’s time to tidy up your inventory space, revamp your seasonal approach, tackle that infamous stockpile, and get out that spring cleaning checklist so you can boost sales this season. If you’re not sure where to begin, these BULQ pro spring reselling tips will help motivate you to start this […]

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Spring 2021 Reselling Trends: What To Source Now

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Spring has almost sprung! Time for resellers to turn the clocks forward, tuck away the sweaters, and pay attention to spring 2021 reselling trends. Though COVID-19 is stopping some of our typical spring plans, that doesn’t mean style trends and fashion statements will be put on pause. Spring shoppers will be here before you know it, searching for seasonal apparel, home decor, and even sports and outdoor items for much-needed fun. That means it’s up to you to source these […]

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How to Source and Resell Customer Returns

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What happens when a customer returns an item to a retailer? In many cases, you get a new opportunity as a reseller for your online store. In the U.S. alone, nearly 5 billion items are returned each year. This has been escalated due to COVID-19, as more consumers rely on online shopping rather than in-person shopping. With items available at the click of a button, many with free returns, it’s never been easier to make and return a purchase to an online retailer. In many cases, returned […]

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Holiday Reselling Season: Closing Q4 Strong

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This year has been unlike any other. Although COVID-19 has had a huge impact on the world globally, online retail has experienced a small silver lining. But, getting your business in a healthy place before closing the books on 2020 and the 2020 holiday season is essential to tracking your yearly performance. So, how do you close out the Q4 holiday reselling season on a high note and start Q1 on the right foot? Check out these end of Q4 tips […]

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Holiday Reselling Prep: Your December To-Do List

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Your business may be ready for the Cyber 5, but what about holiday reselling in December? Whether you sell online or in-person, BULQ is here to help. Check out our FREE holiday cheat sheet for to-do’s, key dates, and other reminders during the month of December. Click to get your printable copy by clicking below. Need an end-of-year holiday reselling refresher? Check out BULQ’s 2o2o Holiday Reselling Guide for everything you need to know to attract holiday shoppers and end […]

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How to Start Reselling on a Budget

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If you’ve thought about getting into reselling, you’ve probably considered the many perks of running your own business. Flexibility, growth opportunities, and the ability to be your own boss are just a few benefits being an online seller can offer. However, there’s often one major obstacle that holds potential resellers back – having the money to fund their business and not knowing how to start a reselling business on a budget. Fortunately, working with a limited cash flow doesn’t mean […]

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