Buying Basics: B-Stock’s Sourcing, Supply & Private Marketplaces

Navigating the Different Buying Channels of B-Stock As a new buyer, navigating through B-Stock’s different sites including Sourcing, B-Stock Supply, and our Private Marketplaces to find what you need may be a little confusing. Are you looking to purchase smaller…

Feb 18 2019 · 4 min read

IAW Trade Fair – February 25-27 – Cologne

B-Stock’s EU team is heading to Cologne, Germany from February 25-27 for the IAW Trade Fair. The show is Europe’s number one event for business buyers from across the EU, showcasing innovative promotional and trend-led products from sellers across the…

Feb 15 2019 · 1 min read

Four in a Row: B-Stock Named A Green Supply Chain Award Winner

B-Stock is very happy to announce that—for the fourth consecutive year in a row—we have been named a Green Supply Chain Award winner by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. The award recognizes companies that support sustainability initiatives as a…

Jan 25 2019 · 2 min read

Lessons Learned: from Phones to Watches in the Secondary Market

This article takes a look at the smartwatch secondary market; including exclusive B-Stock analysis and the reasons why smartwatches will most likely follow the same trends as phones but at a different scale. Quick Facts: Worldwide wearables market was forecasted…

Jan 24 2019 · 4 min read

B-Stock’s Newest Marketplace: Phobio Wholesale Auctions

B-Stock is pleased to partner with Phobio to launch Phobio Wholesale Auctions. This B2B mobile marketplace will give qualified business buyers direct access to bulk quantities of devices that have been traded-in to Phobio, including: iPhones, MacBooks, iPads, and desktop…

Jan 22 2019 · 1 min read

R2 Certification Opens Doors of Opportunity

The rise of the mobile secondary market is well underway. With local liquidators becoming a thing of the past, the majority of wireless providers and manufacturers are now selling trade-in and overstock phones, smart devices, and accessories through B2B online…

Jan 18 2019 · 2 min read

2018 In Review: B-Stock by the Numbers

In 2018, B-Stock celebrated its diamond anniversary with 10 years of liquidating excess and overstock inventory for major retailers; and in the process we became the world’s leading liquidation platform. We now have established offices in the San Francisco Bay…

Dec 21 2018 · 3 min read

Serial Returners Could Mean Good Business for Retailers

It’s a definite trend: consumers taking advantage the lax return policies many retailers have put in place to remain competitive. The apparel industry has been one of the hardest hit in terms of returns: a recent study by Fit3D found…

Dec 13 2018 · 3 min read

B-Stock’s Newest Marketplace: Walgreens Liquidation Auctions

B-Stock is pleased to partner with Walgreens to launch Walgreens Liquidation Auctions. This B2B marketplace will give qualified business buyers direct access to bulk quantities of customer-returned and overstock merchandise from Walgreens including: Apparel, Footwear, Cosmetics, Personal Care Items, Home…

Dec 10 2018 · 1 min read

(Re)Selling Holiday Returns

It’s December and the Holiday Sales season is in full swing. Savvy retailers are forward-looking to Jan/Feb/March and forming a plan for returned items. That includes dealing with stacked warehouses full of holiday returns and overstock items, including the 5…

Dec 06 2018 · 3 min read