Category: Selling to Retailers

Wholesale Gift Show Fees

Wholesale Gift Shows are not for amateur producers or hobbyists.  The cost alone can scare away anyone who is not serious about the process or potential opportunity.  Depending on what area of the country the show is held, booth fees…

What is a Manufacturer’s Sales Representative?

A Manufacturer’s Representative, also called manufacturer’s agent, manufacturer’s rep, sales representative, or sales rep – or more commonly, just “rep” – is a self-employed salesperson who contracts direct selling and marketing services to one or more related, but normally non-competitive,…

When Gift Buyers Don’t Buy

Sometimes gift shop buyers don’t buy products!  No matter how great and unique your product is or no matter how professional your packaging and presentation is, there will be times when you won’t even be able to interest a buyer…