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June 2017 Issues of the Merchandiser Magazines

May 31, 2017 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 →

Growing up in the Flea Market World: Life Skills for Success!

May 25, 2017 by publisher  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Flea markets offer a unique work environment. Whether you are management, staff, seller or shopper, the atmosphere is like no other. The eclectic energy of small businesses, mind-bending hours, boggling bargains, and people of all ages, languages, and cultures lend to the flavor of your local flea market. The diversity of working in a flea market is especially valuable to children who work side by side with their families. Whether it is caring for a younger sibling, translating for a customer, or learning to make change, families spend quality time... 

A Feast For the Senses in Florida

May 23, 2017 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

What’s located halfway between Tampa and Orlando, FL, and accessible to everyone, every weekend, all year long? It’s the International Market World in Auburndale! With an enormous 1,200+ vendor spaces, this market has everything a shopper or vendor could possibly desire. Food concessions at the market are a huge shopper draw, and while the shoppers come in droves, they fill the aisles of covered and field spaces, looking for bargains of all kinds.  Farmer’s market fresh produce to prepared foods, to gifts and souvenirs, tools,... 

Pensacola’s Popular T & W Flea Market Under New Management

May 19, 2017 by mbrophy  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

United Flea Markets, owner of the successful Mile High Flea Market in Denver, CO and the Flamingo Island Flea Market in Bonita Springs, FL has recently acquired T & W Flea Market in Pensacola, FL, the oldest and largest flea market in the city. United Flea Markets plans to continue the successful operations of the T & W Flea Market while working to improve and enhance the guest experience. “As owners and operators we have a deep understanding of the flea market business and the ever-changing needs and desires of both buyers... 

County Line Flea & Trade

May 18, 2017 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Open year round, the Warren, MI, based County Line Flea and Trade Center is an indoor market with over 300 dealer spaces and a ton of shoppers looking for deals. Merchandise includes tools, retro goods, vintage clothes and home goods, as well as brand new products and antiques of all kinds. A landmark in Warren, the flea market has been in the same location for over 35 years.  The vendors throughout the market are known for their friendly disposition and willingness to make the shoppers feel welcome. Many vendors are long-time market fans who decided... 

Luke’s Town & Country Flea

May 16, 2017 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Do you feel like setting up shop at an old fashioned flea market, set on 13 sprawling acres in Kentucky? Then you’re looking for Luke’s Town & Country Flea Market, located in Greenville, KY. Greenville has a history of holding a market or a trade day since back in the 1920′s, but in 1979, Luke & Carla Robinson made it official when they opened up shop.  Luke’s life-long passion for collecting and picking was what first started the idea for the market, and many items from his 30+ years in the business are on display... 

OFFPRICE Show Expands Childrens Wear Offerings

May 16, 2017 by mbrophy  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

The off-price retail market just keeps growing. Sales of off-price apparel and home goods are expected to increase six to eight percent between now and 2020, outpacing the growth of the overall retail market. For over twenty years, the OFFPRICE trade show has been a reliable industry source for off-price apparel, footwear, and accessories. The next OFFPRICE Show, to be held August 12 – 15th at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, features a newly expanded children’s wear section (see details on page 11). The children’s wear market is expected to reach... 

First Annual Flea Market Presented by Friends of Memorial Park

May 15, 2017 by publisher  
Filed under Flea Market Directory, New Jersey

67 Bunnvale Road Califon NJ 07830 PH: 908-208-4999 Huge multi vendor sale ( at least 25 thus far!!! ) to support our local park. May 20, 2017 9am-3pm. Something for everyone! Food and beverages will be available for purchase. May still be accepting applications for vendors as well. Contact Anne Marie Kager for more info. fmpfleamarket@gmail.com  Read More →

Kiss The Armadillo at Bussey’s

May 11, 2017 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Have you ever given a kiss to an armadillo? How about a 12′ long, 5′ high armadillo statue? Well, if you’re heading out to the San Antonio/Schertz, TX, area, you can stop into Bussey’s Flea Market and scratch that particular item off of your bucket list! Bussey’s Market was first opened back in 1978 by Mr. H.P. Bussey as a venue with just 120 vendor spaces. Over time, the market grew to over 500 spaces, and was sold to a limited partnership, including Mr. Harold Smith, who continues as the market’s General Manager... 

City of Bowie 2nd Monday Trade Days

May 9, 2017 by LisaE  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Since 1890, the City of Bowie, TX, has been offering residents, vendors and visitors a chance to trade a mule, buy a horse, get a bite to eat, and browse through the aisles of a huge market to their heart’s content.  Although there is a lot less horse and mule trading going on in the 21st century, the market is still chock full of fun and is an amazing source for everything from apparel, crafts, and antiques to video games and cell phone accessories. You can also still get a great snack or a meal from one of the outstanding food vendors who... 

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