As we stroll through life, it’s evident that we cannot stop or even slow time. As I grow older, I look back and wonder where the time has gone. While searching online a few days ago, I stumbled on some articles I wrote for Jason Prescott of toptenwholesale. Back in the day, I was a contributing author on a couple of TopTenWholesale’s Blogs.
After reading through my articles, I thought I would provide links for our audience to review some classic, vintage Rob Cyr. Not only is the content still very relevant, but article dates prove my longevity within this industry. My wife Renee says it best, “My husband lives and breathes liquidation merchandise; I knew this about him prior to our marriage. I chose to marry this nut anyway.” One day I’m going to write about my wife and expose some of her weirdness, until then, please check out the articles below and broaden your wholesale knowledge.
Wire Transfers – The what, where, when, and How of paying for a pallet purchase using a wire.
Reselling Restrictions – Oh yeah, you just can’t sell high-end brands without adhering to a few restrictions. Ignore the agreement and pay a huge price!
Reach out & touch someone – Pure marketing excitement here, I’ll show you how to create market frenzy!
The Business of Closeouts – This goes way back to the days or our wholesale operation, RLC Trading.
Get the Facts: Liquidation Brokers – To know ’em is to love or hate ’em. Nonetheless, get liquidation broker facts here.
Selling Liquidations on eBay – looking for eBay inventory?
Investigating a supplier – Sudden Death – I just added Sudden Death to be dramatic. Scared you, huh?
What the heck is shelf pull apparel? Everything you thought you knew about buying wholesale apparel has been thrown to the curb.
Lessons from the Boxing ring – I’ll teach you about wholesale liquidations without the need to bite off your ear. Ah crap, more tongue-in-cheek!
OK, those articles should keep you busy for a few hours. Did deep, learn daily and become a liquidation nerd like me!
Our 2017 Liquidators Guide chronicles 12 years of wholesale product sourcing experience and includes my personal black book of direct source contacts! As an industry expert, I'll share the success I've enjoyed along with the mistakes I've made buying and reselling liquidation merchandise.
If you are thinking about buying pallets of liquidation merchandise from a liquidator, broker, or direct from department stores, you need to check out The Liquidators Guide