Americans returned 11 per cent of purchases in 2018, according to the National Retail Federation. Based on annual retail sales of $3.66tn, that works out to $403bn. Total holiday returns for 2019 could reach $95bn, according to B-Stock Solutions, which helps retailers run liquidation sales. That would represent a one-fifth rise over the same period in 2018.

> (opens in a new tab)”>Read Financial Times article >>

Join the largest global network of B2B liquidation marketplace

Request Demo

More from the B-Stock Blog

A Guide to Buying Furniture Liquidation

Whether or not you’ve dabbled into the reselling world or not, one opportunity you don’t want to miss is furniture liquidation. That’s right – furniture – and not just outdated or old furniture either. New, customer-returned, or overstock furniture from…

Jun 17 2021 · 9 min read

B-Stock’s Summer Teammate Spotlight: Meet Julia Attard!

B-Stock is so excited to welcome Julia Attard to the Marketing team this summer! As a summer teammate, we know Julia will be an incredible asset to the company. Julia is currently studying Business Administration with a concentration in Finance…

Jun 16 2021 · 3 min read

Buying Amazon Customer Returns 101

Did you know a third of online purchases get returned? That number only grows as more people look to Amazon, one of the biggest ecommerce retailers in the world, as a one-stop-shop for all their shopping needs. Well as comforting…

Jun 15 2021 · 8 min read

Like what you see?

Subscribe to our newsletter to get the latest news from B-Stock.