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The Five Essential Steps to Surviving January Returns

Following the biggest shopping season of the year, January means an influx of returns for retailers of all kinds. To put the scope of this into perspective: sources predicted a 50% spike in the volume of parcels being returned during Take-Back Tuesday, the first working day of 2017. Howard Rosenberg, CEO of B-Stock Solutions, gives …

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Boston Globe |

That ugly sweater you returned? It might not go where you think

That unwanted holiday gift you finally sent back last week? It might not end up where you imagined. Rejected sweaters, unwelcome blenders, or ill-fitting pajamas you thought you sent back to Sears or Amazon don’t always return to that store’s shelf, real or virtual. Increasingly, these products are sold at online auctions, an option that …

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Logistics Business IT |

The Logistics of ‘Take-Back Tuesday’ and Post-Christmas Returns

Coined ‘Take Back Tuesday’, the third of January 2017 was officially the busiest day for online postal returns following the Christmas period. To put it in perspective: post-Christmas, sources predicted a 50% spike in the volume of parcels being returned during Take-Back Tuesday over the normal average for the rest of the year. In an …

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B-Stock Solutions Chosen as a 2016 Green Supply Chain Award Winner by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

B-Stock Solutions, a technology-enabled service company powering the largest global network of B2B liquidation marketplaces, has been named a Green Supply Chain Award winner by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. The award recognizes companies that support sustainability initiatives as a core part of their service offering and allow their customers to achieve measurable goals. …

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CellWorks Unlimited Partners with B-Stock Solutions to Launch B2B Marketplace for Pre-Owned Wireless Devices

B-Stock Solutions, a technology-enabled service provider powering the largest network of B2B liquidation marketplaces for Fortune 1000 organizations, is pleased to announce the launch of CellWorks Unlimited’s official B2B liquidation marketplace: Cellworks Unlimited Liquidation Auctions. This online auction marketplace will give business buyers around the globe direct access to bulk quantities of insurance-grade quality smartphones …

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B-Stock Solutions Selected as a “2016 Great Supply Chain Partner” by SupplyChainBrain Magazine

B-Stock Solutions, a technology-enabled service provider powering the largest network of B2B liquidation marketplaces, has been named one of SupplyChainBrain magazine’s “100 Great Supply Chain Partners” for the second year in a row. B-Stock was nominated by one of its clients – a Fortune 500 multichannel consumer electronics retailer – for building a customized B2B …

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Why Liquidation is Worth Worrying About

Every company has liquidation inventory: returned, excess, obsolete or damaged merchandise that can’t go back on store shelves. Though most organizations would rather not admit they have a need for it, liquidation is the rule – not the exception – in retail. Given how competitive retailing is today, the ability to squeeze margin out of …

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Gift giving is over; let the gift returning begin

Christmas might be over but National Returns Day (coined by UPS) is upon us. When all is done, around $65 billion in merchandise will come back to retailers post holiday; a significant blow to the bottom line without a proper strategy in place. Consider this: Return rates double around the holidays It costs double the …

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Seller Spotlight: Kingdom Supply

Hundreds of sellers – ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small retailers – use the B-Stock Supply marketplace to sell bulk lots of inventory directly to business buyers. One such company is Kingdom Supply, a family-owned wholesale company specializing in wireless and consumer electronics accessories. Kingdom Supply was established in 2015 by father-sons team Steve, …

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