Many an entrepreneur has found success purchasing wholesale clothing and selling it for a profit. After all, clothing is something everyone needs – but our feelings about clothing go well beyond need. There are people who practically worship clothing. Women who will spend hundreds of dollars to wear a certain pair of shoes and men who will spend countless dollars for the right shirt. If you buy wholesale clothing for resale and cater to the needs of these people, you can profit from their obsession with apparel.
Just how much money can you make by reselling wholesale clothing? The sky is truly the limit. Let’s say that you can purchase designer leather jackets from your wholesale clothing supplier for twenty dollars each and those jackets have a retail value of one-hundred. It’s not uncommon to see a brand new leather jacket sell on eBay for at least $40. You can sell the jackets on eBay at more than fifty-percent off of retail for $39.99 and you’ll still make a profit of almost twenty dollars per jacket. Even if you just sell ten jackets a week, that’s nearly two-hundred dollars a week of profit.
One eBay seller who sells a lot of wholesale clothing is bazaaroo. With a feedback of close to 800, this eBay seller must be pulling in a decent profit. As you can see, wholesale clothing offers a very lucrative income opportunity.
Designer-label wholesale clothing is also a very popular eBay item. Bidding wars seem commonplace when it comes to clothing from the high-end designer fashion houses. A great way to increase traffic to your auctions is to offer a few designer items and then cross-sell the other wholesale clothing items you have for sale.
Providing others with fabulous wardrobe pieces isn’t the only benefit when dealing with wholesale clothing. Some of the best-dressed men and women in the world are wholesale clothing resellers. After all, what better way to advertise your product than wear it?
When you buy and sell wholesale clothing, you can add some of your best items to your wardrobe. Is there a fabulous coat that you can purchase wholesale? Buy it in your size and wear it. When people ask you where you got it, direct them to your website. The best type of advertising is word-of-mouth.
By saving money on your own clothing needs and making money on the needs and wants of others, you can really make wholesale clothing work for you. The best thing about wholesale clothing is you’ll never run out of products to sell. Designs are always changing and things come in and out of style. As the trends change, so will your wholesale clothing opportunities. Brent is the owner of Jillian Distributors. He has spent the last 5 taking a startup company from his garage to a 1 millon dollar business selling wholesale leather and wholesale apparel to other retailers.