It already feels like summer in some states, while the rest of us… still have a ways to go for it to feel like summer, but that doesn’t mean we can’t prepare! In fact, according to our Ultimate Retail Calendar, retailers should already be buying summer products. Are you prepared?
If not, it’s totally cool, and that’s why Independent Retailer is here to help. We understand things can get hectic with running a store, so we’ve picked out some of the top trending summer products that shoppers are keeping their eyes peeled for. And even if you are ahead of the game, you should still check out our list of summer product trends for some last-minute goodies.
White Floral Mini Dress
This beautiful floral dress is sure to catch a shopper’s attention. Complete with little black polka dots, cherries and flowers throughout the whole dress, it’s a perfect piece to wear to a family picnic or out with friends. This is part of the exclusive Episode collection from Capella Apparel.
This chillaxed t-shirt is sure to give your customers those summer vibes. Featuring a rainbow-colored dog with white glasses on the front, this unisex shirt comes in a variety of different colors including grey, blue, orange, red, black, and many more.
Regatta Apparel Group
What daughter doesn’t want to match her mommy? Athleisure brand Sun Lovin’ Roots carries adorable leggings in prints that any age would love. From pineapples to leopard print, in sizes 2T – 20, there’s something for everyone.
Sun Lovin’ Roots
TOYS & HOBBIES
Drones are a great way to get the family outside and spending time together. This wireless quadcopter has a long range and a one press automatic return function. The best part is that it’s rechargeable, so there’s no need to continue buying batteries.
Midwest Trading Group Inc.
Mesquite Honey Vinegar with Smoky Serrano
This is Built by Bees’ newest, all-natural Mesquite Honey Vinegar with Smoky Serrano Flavor. Produced from an Apple Cyser honey mead vinegar base, they use a delicate and light Northern Mexico Mesquite Honey and accent this with a savory fusion of smoky Serrano. It’s addictively sweet, hot and savory.
Built by Bees
Solar Lantern Keeper Gnome Statue
This little gnome will light your customers’ paths in the dark and brighten their day when the sun shines. A solar panel on the back soaks up the sunshine to make the lantern glow after nightfall.
Koehler Home Decor
Great for snacks, games, coloring, and more, this fun 3-piece Ladybug Kids Patio Set features a small round plastic table with a matching folding nylon umbrella and 2 matching folding chairs made of durable nylon with strong metal and plastic framing. Set is weather-resistant for use all year round.
This bird feeder is super easy to take care of and requires very little maintenance, just a one-time cleanup from one season to the next. These are Amish handcrafted using polywood and stainless steel, ensuring that the products will last. There are three different color sets available.
Green Meadow Birdhouses
Flat Top Square Anti-Reflective Tinted Sunglasses
These super trendy and fashionable sunglasses will have your customers beach ready in no time. There are five different tint colors, including blue, pink, brown, black, and purple. Packages come in a dozen, which includes assorted colors.
Iris Fashion Inc.
This is a Miami Wholesale Sunglasses bestseller. Available in six different colors, these UV protection sunglasses will leave your customers walking around the beach in style. Blocks 99.9% UVA and UVB.
Especially with the Coronavirus going around, customers are going to want to get their hands on this CBD hand sanitizer. CBD Living combines their high-quality organic US-grown hemp with 62% ethyl alcohol to sterilize hands and Vitamin E and Aloe to deliver moisture and keep skin smooth.
Boogie Lobes are hypoallergenic – 316 stainless steel & 24K rose gold plated earrings for all ages. Tons of cute little animals, meaningful expressions and beautiful designs make them irresistible. They’re also packed in adorable heart shaped envelopes, making them perfect gifts for any occasion.
Sarah Jean Polka Dot Bucket Handbag
The Sarah Jean Small Bucket Bag is whimsical and adorable. Featuring an attractive, durable drawstring, bottom-feet for sitting on the floor, D-Rings on each side for keys or dangles, a comfortable cross-body strap, and a sparkling signature SCORE! purse dangle, this is the perfect stylish handbag for all personal items.
Score Game Day Bag
Officially Licensed Rainbow Fish Accessories
The beloved children’s book is making their big product debut. Kid Tees by Stephen Joseph Inc. offers a full line of officially licensed The Rainbow Fish products for children. They have clothing, water bottles, socks, headbands, bags, and so much more. Here is a link for their Rainbow Fish catalog: sjfiles.com/KidTees/RF.
Kid Tees by Stephen Joseph Inc.
This is the perfect summertime supplement for your customers. Simply mix one scoop into drinking water, stir and enjoy. Packed with yummy superfood ingredients, this supplement helps repair and rejuvenate tired skin cells from the inside out.
Natural Fragrance Roses
A safe and sustainable alternative to carbon-burning synthetic candles or diffusers, Natural Fragrance Roses offer a variety of tantalizing, botanically-based scents. Each premium flower is produced using proprietary technology that replaces the plant’s water cells with bio-based moisturizing creams. These flowers last for months at a time, making them the perfect gift for a loved one.
Natural Fragrance Rose