Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Big Cypress Marketplace Eyes Feb. 1 for Reopening

The Big Cypress Marketplace has set February 1st as the target date to reopen its doors with at least 150 vendors, offering 87,000 square feet of selling space on U.S. 41 East, four miles east of Collier Boulevard in East Naples, Florida, according to a report on NaplesNews.com. The market will be run by Innovative Property Association LLC and led by Mark Hintz, who has more than 25 years of experience in the flea market industry. “We are doing everything we can to get it open by February so the merchants can enjoy a part of season,” Hintz... 

High Markups and Fast Service from DP and Company

December 28, 2011 by Justin Carretta  
Filed under Featured Suppliers, Supplier Zone

DP and Company sells wholesale tools, tarps, air soft guns, knives and swords to flea markets, independent retailers and online sellers. Offering incredibly low prices, DP ships quickly and has an extensive range of products for sale. “The core of the company has always been our tool selection and our tarps,” says Michael Averett, marketing director. “We import our tarps directly and they’re some of the highest quality tarps that you can get in the United States.” “Our biggest growth segment over the past couple years has definitely... 

FleaMart Crunches Numbers, Sees Great Sales

Brent Murray, owner and manager of the FleaMart in Independence, Missouri, is well aware of how his business is doing, thanks to an extensive point-of-sale tracking system that keeps data on all purchases. Information compiled includes complete store sales, number of transactions, the average ticket sale, and the sales of individual types of merchandise, such as furniture and electronics. “Every month this entire year we’ve been up at least 10 percent year-over-year,” Murray says. “Last month, we were up 14 percent, and within the store... 

New Beginning for American Legion Flea Market

The American Legion Flea Market in Idabel, Oklahoma has been revitalized under new management. While the market has been open for several years, after the previous manager passed away, the number of vendors dwindled down to only a handful. “We’re trying to get it built back up so we have a pretty good sized flea market again,” says Carolyn Skelton, a vendor at the flea market. “We’ve got quite a few new people coming in just about every week, and I try really hard to push it through word of mouth.” The market sells new and used merchandise... 

Shelf-Pulled and Overstock Clothing from AllState Liquidation

December 22, 2011 by Justin Carretta  
Filed under Featured Suppliers, Supplier Zone

AllState Liquidation has provided wholesale liquidation of men’s, women’s and junior’s apparel to domestic and international customers for more than a decade, offering smaller lot sizes that are affordable to a wide range of buyers. Selling to eBay merchants, thrift stores, online clothing sites, brick and mortar clothing stores, and even other wholesalers, AllState knows that to get repeat customers, the quality needs to be high. “These are all new products, shelf-pulled or overstock, with no irregulars or returns, and most of them have... 

The Shoppes at Bowden Farms Has it All

The Shoppes at Bowden Farms opened earlier this December in Jacksonville, Florida, with 58 vendor spaces available and a very large variety of goods for sale. “We’ve actually got a 32,000 square foot building, and within that there is an antique mall, 23 specialty shops, and then the indoor flea market,” says Phil Young, general manager. “What we’re trying to do is cover every venue, basically.” In addition, the market has produce and other food vendors, a gold and silver exchange, and will soon have fresh seafood as well. After two... 

Positive Holiday Sales Predicts Retail Recovery

The National Retail Federation has revised its holiday forecast, predicting a sales growth of 3.8%, up to a record $469.1 billion, after initially forecasting a 2.8% year-over-year increase. The new prediction is well above the ten-year average sales increase of 2.6%, as more consumers have opened their wallets this season than expected. What This Means for 2012 “After strong sales reports in October and November, along with a successful Black Friday weekend, retailers are cautiously optimistic that this season will turn out better than initially... 

American Legion Flea Market

December 19, 2011 by publisher  
Filed under Flea Market Directory, Oklahoma

Veterans Rd Idabel, OK 74745 Manager/Owner: Paul Phone: 580-612-7890 We are open Thurs., Fri., Sat. 8am to 5pm and Sun.12:30pm to 5pm. Indoor and outdoor.  Read More →

Celebrating Christmas at the Flea Market

Flea markets across the United States have recognized that the holiday season is the perfect time to attract new customers, offering special giveaways, deals, and events to the local community on top of great bargains. The Barnyard Flea Market in Augusta, Georgia has been a destination for shoppers to do their holiday buying, as the market helps customers avoid the big box stores and get even better prices and products. “I am not really a ‘flea market’ person,” Janell Sherbing, of Martinez, GA, told the Augusta Chronicle. “But a friend... 

Closeout and Wholesale Deals from Global Imports

December 14, 2011 by Justin Carretta  
Filed under Featured Suppliers, Supplier Zone

Global Imports, Inc., selling online at Hunnt.com, is a wholesale and closeout company that primarily caters to small businesses, allowing independent retailers to purchase high-quality goods at prices close to what large chains pay. Featuring products for sale either at fixed prices or through an auction process, Hunnt.com imports directly from China and specializes in fashion jewelry, apparel, toys, electronics, general merchandise and a whole lot more. “Because we are a closeout company, sometimes the prices are so good, the merchandise doesn’t... 

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