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There’s a zillion reasons any consignment, resale or thrift shop needs an active, attractive web site.

Invite potential customers into your consignment shop via email.Shops that rely solely on Continue Reading »

Q: Is your consignment or resale shop smarter than Gap Inc?

A: You betcha!

Your shop, as simple, local, one-person-run as it might be (or as multi-locationed, professionally-staffed, online-savvy as it might be!) would never drop the ball so badly Continue Reading »

Loved this parody of recipe videos on Facebook that I saw recently.TGtbT.com's swipe file video from August Oak Woodworks

August Oak Woodworks wrote:

This is something I came up with because my Facebook feed is constantly flooded with recipe videos and I thought this would be funny. Hope you enjoy.

The video is here.

(If that link doesn’t work for you, go to their Facebook page and scroll down to early December 2015. Facebook has issues.)

How could you use the recipe template (spritely music, few if any words, and crisp closeups) to get YOUR message across?

Thank goodness February has Valentine’s Day in it…another resale-friendly holiday for your customers to

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Looking forward to clearing out your racks of winter items this month?

Clearance sales, bag sales, dollar racks (which of course don’t have to be ONE-dollar racks) and BOGO events are great. So’s this idea, which I’d use NOW, before your clearance gets going seriously.

I call it the Continue Reading »

How will your shop promote heart health and your biz too on Friday February 5, National Wear Red Day?

It’s a worthy goal, educating women about heart disease. Red’s a flattering color to wear.  It’s a profitable item to sell. And it’s even Continue Reading »

What will her gift be? Great resale promo for slow days, says TGtbT.comI recently made the “acquaintance” of a great non-profit shopkeeper, Debbie Morrison, who runs three thrifts in Tennessee. She mentioned Continue Reading »


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