It’s not too early to prepare for holiday returns

While most of us are still planning final summer vacations and enjoying the next couple of weeks before herding the kids off to school, there are retail industry professionals hard at work preparing for the inevitable onslaught of Holiday Returns…

Aug 09 2018 · 2 min read

Why a return center solution is vital for SMB retailers

While simple and easy return policies are a critical component to generating customer loyalty, they will generate additional returns. Let’s face it, unless a retailer has a zero-returns policy (highly unlikely), it will receive products back that can no longer…

Aug 06 2018 · 2 min read

ASD Market Week – Las Vegas, NV – July 29 – August 1

Onto the next Las Vegas show! From July 29 to August 1 we’ll be at ASD Market Week—the most comprehensive B2B trade show that brings the world’s widest variety of retail merchandise together in one efficient shopping experience. If you’re…

Jul 27 2018 · 2 min read

eBay Open – Las Vegas, NV – July 24 – July 26

The B-Stock trade show team is back in the U.S. after a European tour. Up next is eBay Open, in Las Vegas, NV. The show made of up three days of workshops and events where eBay sellers come to get…

Jul 20 2018 · 2 min read

A B2B liquidation portal provider gets $65 million

B-Stock Solutions is reaping in the benefits of a strong market for excess merchandise liquidated online. The Belmont, Calif.-based company recently received $65 million in funds from investment firm Spectrum Equity, bringing its total funding from investors to $73.2 million, B-Stock…

Jul 09 2018 · 1 min read

B-Stock Solutions Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s SDCE 100 List for Fourth Consecutive Year

Redwood City, CA, July 3, 2018 – B-Stock, the world’s leading auction platform for returned, excess, and other liquidation inventory, has been named to the “Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100” list for a fourth year in a row. The…

Jul 03 2018 · 3 min read

Cashing In On Returns: Marketplaces Reinvent Inventory Liquidation

The rise of eCommerce, and the fierce competition it has produced among merchants, has led to return policies that are liberal, inexpensive and nearly hassle-free for consumers. Those unwanted products, in turn, can create headaches for retailers — and a…

Jul 03 2018 · 1 min read

27% of apparel sales are now online

The value of retail returns last year rose 53% from 2015 to $400 billion and 27% of apparel sales are now online; the growth of e-commerce is stoking that, according to returns and overstock supply company B-Stock. Returns of brick-and-mortar purchases tend…

Jul 02 2018 · 1 min read

Retail returns: a trillion dollar headache that technology and data analytics can solve

In an effort to drive customer loyalty, retailers are stepping up their game when it comes to the ease of returning items: special ‘returns’ entrances, pop up kiosks at the mall for items purchased online, year-long deadlines, third-party apps, and…

Jul 01 2018 · 1 min read

B-Stock Receives $65 Million Growth Investment from Spectrum Equity

It’s a big day for all of us at B-Stock. This morning we announced our $65 million investment from Spectrum Equity, a leading growth equity firm. The investment reinforces B-Stock’s 10-year history of profitable growth and will enable us to…

Jun 26 2018 · 2 min read