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.

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!

Back to school trends

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

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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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Summer Sourcing Trends 2021 | What to Source This Season

Summer Sourcing

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 ♻️


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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