Many economists, wholesalers, and business owners are wondering if the recent financial instability in Asia has affected the import and export of goods in and out of the US.
Despite a challenging U.S. economy, the majority of flea market managers report strong traffic at their markets.
Consider these helpful tips as you make strides in mobilizing your business. Match the mobility of your customers and see sales rise.
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Recent reports show the retail industry as a whole is beginning to rebound, and the flea market business appears ready to have a big year in 2012.
Sept. 23 – The town of Canton, Texas, with 5,142 souls, grows to 500,000 for the monthly flea market, filling motels for 40 miles around. Read more.
Sept. 15 – Kent Wollenhaupt sees his Wapello Flea Market as a way to make a buck and help his Iowa community. Read more.
Aug. 19 – A longtime New York area seller says closure is tragic but may offer opportunities. Read more.
July 1 – CalFresh debit cards can now be used at Denio’s Farmers Market and Swap Meet in Sacramento. Read More.
June 16 – Maureen Stanton pulls back the curtain on life as a flea market vendor. Read more.