As Summer around the corner, make sure to stock up your inventory on activewear, swimwear, shorts, tees and tanks, and summer dresses! Trends we are seeing bright colors, animal prints and lots of floral variations. Also as we are almost at the brink of Summer, please keep in mind Back to School is just around the corner!!! Gear up now by adding uniforms, backpacks, graphic tee’s and jeans or cargo shorts and pants!!! Now is the time to add additional assortment, additional inventory, review your images and make sure your pricing is competitive by reviewing your buy box report.
What does this all mean as we continue to welcome additional apparel sellers in 2019 and how can an apparel seller stand out from the competition?? Sellers must prepare their storefronts in order to expand sales in 2019. Images need to be as clear and detailed as possible. Having an assortment of colors and sizes are highly recommended and can be very beneficial to decrease overall returns and member satisfaction. Ensure to include color swatches in your variations and complete every single attribute to describe your apparel as accurate as possible. Lastly, be sure to use the correct item class in order to avoid miscategorizing your item.
Assure you follow Best Practices like Strike-Through Sale Pricing, Free Shipping, and Variations on your apparel. Always check Sears Seller Portal FAQ for new and upcoming updates and your Seller Dashboard to ensure shipments are on time. Utilize Seller Reports such as the Buy Box Report to facilitate competitive pricing and Removed Item Report to make sure all of your items are live on Sears Marketplace.