Handbag is common women accessory that I am quite sure that almost all women have them. Therefore many merchants could see opportunity to get huge amount of income by become a handbag wholesalers. There are many people who try to start from selling individual item in major online auction site such as eBay. However, the most distinct advantage of being handbag wholesaler is you can get more profit than selling individual item (retail). This is because you will get huge amount of discount if you buy them in wholesale and later you can mark up for profit when you sell individual item. The following article gives you some useful guideline of how to sell handbag from wholesale as well as where to start if you are interested to do so.
Firstly, it is quite a normal practice for want to become a seller. No matter what you want to sell. The good start is to do comprehensive research about your customers. Research about who is going to be your customer, what product they like. There are plenty of resource that you can do research online to find out what people is buying in your area. eBay has a very advanced search tool to enable you to find goods by category and in the location that you want to sell.
Secondly, you have to find good wholesale supplier. You may have to look for reliable supplier, which is not easy. There are so many criteria about how to choose reliable wholesaler, but I think one of the most important criteria is the price that they are offer. The fact is you are seeking for supplier that offer cheapest wholesale price in order for you to gain maximum mark up for profit. Therefore, you may choose the supplier that offers the cheapest wholesale price. However, bare in mind that price is not only the thing that you use to consider wholesale supplier, you should consider by many factors to make sure that you deal with reliable and profitable wholesale supplier.
There might be a question about how to consider whether a wholesale supplier is reliable. The answer of this question is you may have to ask any of your business partners who experience with them. If there is no one who can give you some feedback on supplier that you are interested in, just find the feedback on the internet. Enter the name of company in Google and I bet that you can find something more or less. Asking feedback from buyer is also a good option. Many of wholesale supplier also has retail business, then you can do research to find feedback directly from customers.
So where to obtain the list of qualified wholesale supplier?
There are so many business partner directories on the internet. The most effective one, from my own experience is Alibaba.com. Wide range of wholesalers can be found here and you may find good business partner who can offer competitive price in her. The other reliable resource is to contact your local commercial authority to get the list. Most of suppliers list in there have been proved that they are exist and good, but I have learn that the list will not be very update.