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As the summer comes to an end, it’s time to start thinking about back-to-school shopping. The list of supplies seems to grow longer every year, and the opportunities quickly add up. School products are a reliable seasonal segment that grows year after year.
By planning ahead and stocking up on essential items, you’ll be well-prepared for this season. Based on the search results, there are a few trends and updates for back-to-school products. Some of the new trends and updates include:
- The emergence of new generation needs such as technology products.
- The availability of sales tax holidays for school supplies and other essential items in some states like New Jersey.
- Consider teens and college students, who are more interested in fashion and trends.
New back-to-school products are released every year, so it’s worth keeping an eye out for updates from manufacturers as the new school year approaches.
Tips for successfully wholesaling school supplies
While buying school supplies in bulk offers many advantages, it’s essential to approach the process strategically to ensure a successful shopping experience. Here are some tips to help you make the most of your bulk shopping trip:
1. Create a target list:
Before heading out to buy products, identify items that will be profitable and will actually sell. This will help you stay organized and avoid overspending on items that don’t move quickly enough.
2. Set a budget:
Determine how much you’re willing to spend on a back-to-school lineup and stick to that budget. Overbuying can be tempting, but it’s important to stay within your financial means.
3. Compare prices:
Don’t settle for the first wholesale option you find. Take the time to compare prices from different suppliers to ensure you’re getting the best deal.
4. Check quality:
While saving money is important, it’s equally essential to ensure the quality of the products you’re purchasing. Read reviews and check the specifications of the items before making a purchase.
5. Consider storage:
Consider whether you are selling back to school items just for the season, or if you can keep selling them the rest of the year. Make sure you have adequate storage in place if stock doesn’t move as quickly as you would like. You don’t want to end up with lots of overstock after the back-to-school season is done with.
By following these tips, you’ll be buying wholesale school supplies with confidence and make the most of your season.
Here are some interesting ideas for the back to school season:
Gotham Gifts offers a variety of posters, framed prints, canvas art and x-large posters of motivational sayings and images for educational settings. Sizes range from 8″x12″ to 36″x54″.
This storybook features colorful illustrations and an adorable original story about Donald Duck’s nephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie, as they get prepared for their first day of school. Includes:
- 24 Page Storybook
- School Photo Picture Frame Magnet
- 3 Pencils
- Pencil Sharpener
- Spiral Notebook
- Zippered Storage Pouch
A screen-free 3D wooden puzzle that transforms into an interactive, challenging marble maze. Complete with everything needed for assembly—no tools or glue needed.
The plush bear that incudes aromatherapy pockets in hand areas and secret compartment in tummy. Name your bear and cuddle away!
Trendy backpack featuring fringe detail, main zipper closure, adjustable and detachable shoulder strap, and top handle.
Anti fog, anti scratch, anti splash. Eye protection, use for labs, workshops, and outdoor activities.
Gildan Youth Double Pique Polo, 2-Pack
When it comes to comfort and durability, Our new 45800B youth double pique polo is a peak performer. With topstitch shoulders and 2 color-matched pearlized buttons, This stylishly textured double-knit offers the breathable stretchability active kids appreciate. Not to mention the long-lasting value parents love. Available in six colors; sizes ys-yxl.
Precious Kids – Call 718-506-0910