Many of us dream of starting our own business or a side hustle, but we hesitate due to the initial financing. You may ask yourself “Where will I get the money to buy my inventory?”. The good news is financing your pallet purchase is quick and painless with Behalf.
How Does It Work?
Selecting Your Inventory
Put yourself in the customer’s shoes. Do a little market research. What kind of items are selling well this time of year? With the holiday season right around the corner, think about what parents might be shopping for, what holiday decorations will sell well.
DT Lots will ship anywhere in the United States. Need international shipping? DT Lots can ship to any US port, commercial, or residential address. From there it will be your responsibility to ship inventory to your country of choice.
Take detailed photos of your products. Lighting is essential. Nothing works better than natural sunlight but indoor lighting will do as well.
How Do I Reach My Customers?
Your inventory choice will affect where you find your customer. Electronics and technology enthusiast tend to shop on eBay, whereas, someone looking for yard tools will be shopping on your local craigslist page. Imagine yourself shopping for your product. Which platform are you most likely to shop on?
Here is a list of common resale platforms for liquidated merchandise:
- Local garage and yard sales
- Local flea markets
- Local swap meets
- Private Facebook groups
- 5miles app
- letgo app
- OfferUp app
Reap the reward of your hard work. Use your profit to treat yourself or reinvest it in your resale business. Financing your first inventory purchase can seem daunting but it’s a great way to get into wholesale reselling!
DT Lots is a wholesale supplier of retail returns, customer returns, shelf pulls, overstock, liquidation, and closeout merchandise. If you want to start a resale business give us a call at 800-608-6525 or check out our contact page to get started!