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Supreme Comfort and Style with Country Club USA

February 24, 2016 by LisaE  
Filed under Product Zone

by Lisa Evans The Ultra Plush Cool Comfort™ bamboo pillows from Country Club USA are a breakthrough product that are firmly established as strong sellers at vendor booth and market stalls. Guaranteed to change the way a person sleeps in just one night, the specially selected filling and woven fabric respond to the user’s body, providing neck support and the exact temperature for comfortable rest. “This pillow molds to the shape of the neck to give support whether you sleep on your side, your back or your stomach,” says Steve... 

Quality and Variety Sunglasses with Sunny Trading

February 18, 2016 by mbrophy  
Filed under Supplier Zone

by Meaghan Brophy For over 30 years Sunny Trading has been one of the largest, and now oldest, importers and wholesalers of sunglasses. Their import connections and 50,000 square foot warehouse allow them to carry over 700 different styles of sunglasses and cater to customers worldwide with international shipping. Samuel Huang, Vice President and Purchasing Manager for Sunny Trading says, “The key to our success has been our knowledge and time spent in the market. We provide our customers with top quality products at excellent prices.” Sunny... 

R&M: A One-Stop Shop for All General Merchandise

February 11, 2016 by mbrophy  
Filed under Supplier Zone

By Meaghan Brophy R&M Wholesale is a direct importer and wholesale distributor carrying an impressive array of general merchandise. Founded in 2006, this Ohio-based wholesaler recently quadrupled their warehouse size due to an increase in demand over the past several years. They carry a wide variety of products including apparel, accessories, jewelry, electronic accessories, home goods, kitchenware, seasonal items, pet supply, and outdoor goods. According to founder Raymond Weng, R&M’s most popular products include their large collection... 

St Chrysostome Flea Market

378 Notre Dame St Chrystome QC J0S 1R0 Canada Phone: 514-935-3949 Market Manager: Dexblay Enterprises Indoor / outdoor flea market runs seasonally from May through October. Market hours are Friday and Monday only, 10am – 6pm. Merchandise of all kinds, new used, antiques and collectibles. Please call for more information on setting up a booth or table.  Read More →

A Family Affair: the Hartville Marketplace & Flea

February 9, 2016 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

By Lisa Evans If you are in the mood for gourmet pasta, or a jewelry basket, or for just taking in the sights at one of the country’s coolest flea markets, you’re in for a treat at the Hartville Marketplace and Flea.  Located on the grounds of the Miller family’s sprawling 200 acre business complex, the flea market is just one of the many business run by the enterprising Miller family, now in it’s fourth generation of owners. Howard R. Miller Jr. is the current president of HRM Enterprises; a conglomeration of 18 different... 

Seven Sales Tips to Grow Your Business

February 9, 2016 by mbrophy  
Filed under How-To Zone

By Meaghan Brophy Spring is fast approaching, and the new season provides a perfect opportunity to enhance or revamp your sales strategy. Use the following tips to help gear up your booth for a profitable spring. Send Regular Email Blasts Collect email addresses at your booth to send promotions, current inventory, and upcoming events. Keeping customers up-to-date on your catalogue is important to help retain repeat buyers and create a sense of urgency. If someone sees an item that they like ahead of time, they are more likely to make a beeline for... 

History in the Making: The Saturday Flea

February 4, 2016 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

By Lisa Evans As a veteran flea market vendor herself, Marsha Johnson knows the ropes when it comes to managing a flea market, whether it’s a single booth, or the whole market. Serving as the organizer for the Williamsburg Virginia’s Saturday market for nearly two decades, Johnson works together with fellow flea market vendor and friend, Laura Martin, to set up the monthly market and ensure everyone who wants a vendor space has one. Formerly held at the local gymnasium or various churches, the Saturday market has found a comfortable... 

Whistle Stop Trade Days & Farmers Market

February 2, 2016 by publisher  
Filed under Uncategorized

1211 East 2nd Street Clarendon, TX 79226 Phone: 806-206-6815 Manager/Owner: Jordan & Kimberly Web site: Seasonal outdoor market running open one weekend monthly- the weekend prior to the 2nd Monday of the month. Market begins in April and offers live music, beer garden, family fun and more. Please call for market dates and more info.  Read More →

Maximizing Your Presence at Flea Markets, Fairs and Others

February 2, 2016 by publisher  
Filed under How-To Zone

by Kevin Zimmerman Many retailers are increasingly splitting their time at different sites – flea markets, fairs, and other outlets – in an understandable attempt at boosting their selling potential. But novices and even some veterans may not necessarily be maximizing their opportunities. Following are some tips to keep in mind when approaching a new alternative … or perhaps even when refining how you do business in your usual venue. Do Your Research. Whether you are exploring a Sunday-only flea market or a large annual county or state fair,... 

February 2016 Issues of the Merchandiser Magazine

February 1, 2016 by publisher  
Filed under Back Issues

Merchandiser magazines are available here in digital form. Click on the cover graphic to open each issue.  Read More →