The Miami wholesale ASIA AMERICA trade show, now in its fourth year, is being held October 1-3, 2013, at the Miami Beach Convention Center. The trade show has made history by becoming the, “show to go to,” for Caribbean, Central and South America buyers, as well as over 6,000 exporters and importers in the Miami […]
March 2013 Issue
Dear valued reader, This year marks our 25th anniversary serving the wholesale and retail merchandise industry, and I want to thank you for choosing us to help you grow your business. It is an honor to bring you the news, business insights and, most importantly, new product information you need to succeed. Throughout the years, […]
Socks Galore launched in 1989 as a family business, and has grown into one of the largest importers and wholesalers of socks in the Midwest. The company carries a full line of hosiery, including tights, trouser and dress socks, pantyhose, diabetic socks for men and women, athletic socks and licensed Disney character socks, as well […]
Bold graphics, loud colors and strong patterns, along with glitter, green and a bit of whimsy, are the hallmark of popular gift items this season. Big hits include products with inspirational messaging and artisan crafted badges, buttons and wallets. One innovative wholesaler creating merchandise with meaning is Kerusso Apparel & Gifts. “We take things that […]
Whether shopping for apparel or sneakers, buyers seek out products that are tailored to their needs. Personalized shirts and iPhone cases are two of the most searched for products on Google, and a growing number of manufacturers are offering the option to modify existing products online. For independent retailers looking to increase sales, customized merchandise […]
Joanna Bradshaw shares key strategies to help independent retailers develop their competitive edge, one of the most important elements for success.