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BULQ Unboxed: Watching BULQ Reviews on YouTube

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Did you know there are more than 650 BULQ unboxing videos on YouTube? If you’re considering buying from BULQ, watching a customer unboxing video is a great way to get a genuine, third-party opinion. But, with hundreds of videos to choose from, it can be hard to know where to begin. That’s why we’ve pulled together just a few BULQ unboxing videos to get you started. Check them out below! Unboxing Video of Uninspected Returns Toys & Baby Pallet by […]

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The Importance of Price Per Item

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If you’ve ever looked at a BULQ Lot, you’ve probably noticed a few different details; total price, category, maybe the number of items in the box. But, have you ever considered how a Lot’s price per item could potentially affect your bottom line?  Price per item is a breakout of the average cost you pay for each item in a Lot. This is calculated by dividing a Lot’s total price (how much you’re paying for it + shipping costs – […]

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Delabeling Items for Resale: What You Need to Know

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Ever come across a shirt with the inside label crossed out? Or see an item with the UPC blacked over? Delabeling, also referred to as defacing, is a process that some retailers require when selling their goods on the secondary market. For resellers, this merchandise can present a fantastic return on investment, as it’s often from well-known or high-end brands. However, it’s important to understand retailers’ policies when sourcing this type of inventory. Here are a few things to know […]

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What it Costs to Sell on 5 Online Marketplaces

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eBay. Amazon. Poshmark. Mercari. Facebook Marketplace. When it comes to deciding where to sell, the possibilities seem almost endless. Naturally, you might want to choose based on which are easiest to use or have shoppers likely to buy your products. But, there’s another factor that can play an even bigger role in making or breaking the bank– online selling fees.  Present on nearly every online selling platform, seller fees are what channels such as eBay and Amazon charge users to […]

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The New and Improved BULQ Mobile App

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Love the BULQ mobile app? You’re about to love it even more!  Based on our community’s feedback, we’ve rolled out a redesigned mobile app homepage to further improve your sourcing experience. These features are ONLY available on the latest version, so update or download your BULQ mobile app now, available for both iOS and Android devices.   Have your updated app handy? Here’s a quick tour of what’s new.         Browse by Category No need to apply category […]

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Five Common Assumptions About Shipping on eBay

Five Common Assumptions about Shipping on eBay

Updated March 13, 2020 For newer sellers, shipping on eBay can seem a bit intimidating. So, we reached out to the experts on eBay’s shipping team to find out what’s troubling those who are new to the game. What did we find out? Five of the most common assumptions are easily rectified with a little more information. So, we’re here to clear up confusion and bust the following myths: 1. It’s hard to calculate shipping costs. It’s hard if you’re not […]

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Reselling Tips from a Poshmark Pro

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Hi resellers! My name is Bella, and I’ve been using Poshmark, an online clothing and home goods reselling platform, for about three years now. What started as a way for me to clean out my unwanted clothes has now become an exciting opportunity to make extra cash and feel good while doing so!  About a year and a half into my Poshmark career, I became a Posh Ambassador, which is a fancy way of saying I hit a threshold that […]

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Five Tips to Boost Slow-Moving Listings

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It’s happened to almost every seller- there’s one piece of inventory you just can’t seem to move. You list it, you list a second time, but it still comes back unsold. There are a bunch of different culprits for why this could be happening, such as: Too much competition for that type of product Item is priced too high Not enough information to entice buyers, such as weak descriptions or too few photos Customers can’t find your listing So, what […]

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eBay Open 2019 – Our Top Takeaways

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Last week, members of the BULQ team attended eBay Open 2019 to meet with resellers and see what the future of eBay has in store. Whether we saw you at the BULQ booth (thanks for coming by!) or you were unable to make the event, read on for highlights from the year’s biggest “sellerbration.” BIG Announcements As usual, this year’s main general session was chock full of platform updates and other seller surprises. Here are a few highlights: Managed Delivery […]

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How to Become an Online Reseller

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Whether you’re looking for a new way to make money on the side or are dreaming of starting your own business, you have something in common with a lot of successful entrepreneurs. Forget what you think you know about entrepreneurs— not all of them have launched giant software companies like Apple or Microsoft. In fact, many have built and scaled businesses right out of their homes by reselling products for profit. What is reselling? The process of reselling is simple: You find desirable items for a great price, buy them, then sell them to someone else. When you buy low and sell […]

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