A Guide to Buying Liquidation Consumer Electronics

Consumer Electronics is a hot category to source across B-Stock’s marketplaces. Your customers will love finding great deals on brand-name tech gadgets and must-have accessories. Liquidation Consumer Electronics items are sold in a variety of product conditions including new, refurbished,…

May 21 2019 · 5 min read

Mother’s Day Spending to Hit a Record. Are Your Shelves Stocked?

Mother’s Day spending is predicted to set a new record of $25 billion this year according to a new survey from the National Retail Federation. It’s estimated that 84 percent of U.S. adults will celebrate their mothers and other women…

May 02 2019 · 2 min read

Buying Basics: Common Cancellation Reasons & How to Avoid Them

From not understanding the shipping arrangements to not reading the full manifest of inventory in the lot, there are several reasons why buyers may want to back out of a bid or cancel an order. Typically the top reasons stem…

Apr 26 2019 · 4 min read

Buying Basics: Freight Forwarding

For buyers who are exporters or have businesses overseas, a freight forwarder can be a real asset when it comes to getting your B-Stock inventory shipped internationally. Whether it’s negotiating freight charges, getting insurance, preparing documentation or one of the…

Apr 19 2019 · 3 min read

Who Buys on B-Stock? An Overview of our Buyers

Did you know that B-Stock has hundreds of thousands of registered business buyers on our platform, spanning 130 countries across the globe? From online resellers, wholesalers to local discount store chain owners, B-Stock fills the shelves (both virtual and physical)…

Apr 10 2019 · 3 min read

Buying Basics: Auction Lot Shipping Methods

You win your first auction lot and can’t wait to receive your first shipment, but how do you make sure it arrives safe and sound? Depending on which marketplace you bought the merchandise from, the shipping styles will vary. In…

Mar 12 2019 · 5 min read

A Guide to Buying Customer Returns

Customer returns are at an all time high: each year close to $400 billion in merchandise is returned. The spike in ecommerce is playing a huge role (around 30% of online purchases are sent back), as are increasingly relaxed return…

Oct 15 2018 · 3 min read

Where Do Target Returns Go and How Can I Buy Them?

More and more consumers are returning items to large retailers due to the volume of online shopping taking place (ecommerce brings a 30% return rate) as well as  more lenient return policies. In fact, people like The Krazy Coupon Lady…

Aug 26 2018 · 4 min read

A Quick Guide To Buying Liquidation Electronics

Liquidation Electronics is one of the largest and most popular product categories in the liquidation industry. Products typically include customer-returned or shelf-pulled TVs, home theater systems, computers, GPS units, cell phones, video game consoles, printers, and tablets. All of the…

Mar 20 2018 · 2 min read

More people are buying used/refurbished phones than ever before

2017 saw a lot of excellent phones get released, but it also signified a pretty steep shift in the cost of the devices we know and love. Apple’s iPhone X debuted with its infamous starting price of $999, the Galaxy Note 8…

Mar 01 2018 · 1 min read