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How can preventing returns save your business money?

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A major issue that can affect the profitability of a business is their return and refund policy; inevitably there will be instances where a customer is not satisfied with their purchase and will want to return said goods and receive a full refund. A policy will state the terms and conditions relating to returns and […]

How To Keep Brick-and-Mortar Stores From Disappearing?

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Before online marketing and e-commerce emerged, brick-and-mortars easily dominated the retail market. But as time passes and technology become unstoppable in its development, e-commerce sharply competes causing a decline to the progress and sales of brick-and-mortar stores. In 2015, about 200 million people bought items in US online shops spending about $1,700 per person. This […]

How To Open A Pop-Up Store Successfully

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How to open a Pop-Up store successfully? The existence of Pop-Up stores has become a great marketing strategy used by retailers who seek to extend product and brand promotion. Approximately, the industry of Pop-Up store has grown to ten billion dollars in sales. A study in the UK claimed that most of the new businesses will invest […]

3 advices to source the best wholesale suppliers

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If you consider starting a retail business, creating solid relationships with wholesalers is a priority.

We estimate to 1,000,000 the number of companies in the wholesale industry across Western countries, so finding the right supplier and creating long term partnerships can be a painful journey.

After discussing with retailers using uppler.com, we have summarized below the best tips to achieve this goal

3 things to do now before starting with wholesale

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Figure out your wholesale pricing since the beginning Even if selling wholesale is not part of your short-term plan, be prepared for it. Indeed it is a necessary step in the development of a brand so you have to think about the implications since day one. On your promotional material (as well as in your […]

The Secret Advice About Trade Shows

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I have heard so much bad advice on trade shows… Most of the time because the advice applies to established brands. But if you are a start-up or a young brand, be very careful, it can really endanger the cash balance of your company. The truth is that 90% of the transaction registered or initiated […]

5 advices to buy wholesale clothing online

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Why you should start buying wholesale clothes online for your shop If you are a retailer, buying wholesale clothing online is a decisive and necessary step in your sourcing strategy. We take the example of wholesale fashion here, but this article is totally applicable to wholesale jewelry or wholesale accessories. Buying through a wholesale marketplaces or […]

9 new tools to grow your fashion brand efficiently

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1. E-commerce – A great website to promote your brand with SquareSpace Your website is the first image that most of your audience will see and yet, too many websites are old-fashioned, not sexy, and difficult to use. A great fashion website must be simple enough to draw attention to the only things that matter: your products. SquareSpace […]