I recently stumbled onto a not so funny (but kind of funny) article called 6 Shipping Horror Stories that outlined some of the worst shipping mishaps that have happened to people, such as stolen goods, lazy postal workers and mishandled fragile packages.
If you hand out marketing materials at trade shows, networking events or conferences, you know what a pain it is when they’re outdated. And with technology changing at the speed of light, your product or service offerings may be changing pretty quickly too.
If you plan on selling on a wholesale basis, you will need to develop a catalog. Unlike buyers at retail shows, wholesale buyers expect to be given written information about your products as they won’t be taking any of your products back from the show.
Renegade Craft Fair is an exciting experience for our makers, but you may be wondering, “Just how much of my work should I bring to sell!?” Some veteran Renegade makers have offered up some advice for you that goes above and beyond what you’ll see in your vendor kit.
After surviving one holiday season in internet-land, I took a minute to reflect back on the things I learned…and things I wish I knew before the rush started…about the holiday season and owning an online shop.
How can you use your downtime to your advantage? Start planning for the holiday season! We asked the selling community how they beat the seasonal blues. Their top 4 holiday preparedness tips are below — read on!