The Boutique Hub and Tundra have communities of thousands of buyers. Our boutique owners are always looking for more ways to confidently grow their business and become smarter buyers. Some of the questions we often hear are around retail best practices. They want to know about tracking metrics, as well as tips for sourcing products. So we’re bringing in industry experts Ashley Alderson and Cheryl Lim Tan. They are sharing 6 ways boutiques can be savvy buyers.

This blog post is the first in our guest series with wholesale marketplace Tundra! These 10 Holiday Retails Sales Tips May Change The Way You Do Business. We’re thrilled to partner with them and bring insights about key trends in holiday retail to you along with business building tips from the Hub.

The Holidays are just around the corner and we have a few great insider tips to share on how to get your store in great shape for a huge fourth-quarter -- including the inside scoop from our friends at Tundra! If you haven’t heard of Tundra, it’s the modern wholesale marketplace where you can find over 100,000 products from US and Canadian brands, with free shipping! (Also we have a great deal from Tundra just for our Boutique Hub members -- find out more at our Perks and Discounts page)

We asked the Tundra team to dig into their data and give us a sneak peek of unique products that are trending for the upcoming Holiday season and they shared these gems with us:

Megan DiVincenzo, the founder of Sis Kiss and a former defense attorney, explains how her business began by finding a problem in a product and solving it. From there, her business grew from word of mouth to a booming online wholesale business. From maximizing influencer relationships, to balancing both retail and wholesale growth, Megan gives us real talk and a true example of who an authentic business women is. ...

< GUEST BLOG POST > Buying inventory to sell in your fashion boutique is a major investment. It’s crucial to research all your possible options and ask potential clothing suppliers the right kinds of questions. This is a two-part blog, so, in this first part, we’ll cover how to find wholesale clothing suppliers and clothing manufacturers. In the next segment, we’ll delve into how to evaluate the prospects you’ve found. Without further ado, let’s get started! Step...