In today’s world, sustainability and affordability are two key factors that consumers are looking for in their shopping experiences. Resale businesses have emerged as leaders within various niches, offering a solution that not only reduces waste but also provides quality products at a fraction of the original cost. In this blog post, we’ll shine a light on six such resale leaders who are making waves in their respective niches.
Golf is often considered an expensive sport, but Mulligal is changing that perception. Founded by Chrissy Kaupie, Mulligal is a haven for women golfers looking to buy and sell high-quality golf apparel. Chrissy’s personal experience, following a weight gain from cancer treatment, led her to create Mulligal as a platform where golfers can exchange clothing they no longer need. The mission is simple: provide convenient and affordable access to golf apparel, helping women feel confident on the course without breaking the bank.
Mandi and Steve Dyner’s Slopeswap is a game-changer for ski enthusiasts. Inspired by the desire to find affordable ski clothing for their growing family, the Dyner couple launched Slopeswap in 2020. This innovative platform offers second-hand ski and snowboard clothing for all ages. As sustainable practices gain traction, Slopeswap provides a solution for environmentally conscious skiers looking for quality gear without the high price tags.
Talkin’ Baseball has been Danville’s go-to destination for collectibles since 1987. A family business with over 30 years of experience, they continue to play a vital role in their community and online. Whether you’re a sports memorabilia enthusiast or a collector, Talkin’ Baseball is your trusted source for all things related to America’s favorite pastime.
Classic Facets is a haven for jewelry aficionados with a penchant for antique and vintage pieces. Their extensive selection spans the Georgian era through the Art Deco period. With options ranging from museum-quality fine jewelry to charming vintage finds, Classic Facets caters to a wide range of tastes and budgets. Their knowledgeable team, each with their unique passion, ensures that every piece they offer is a gem in its own right.
Jessica Davis, the driving force behind RBX, has turned her passion for salvaging into a thriving business. Drawing inspiration from her upbringing on a farm and her experience building homes for Habitat for Humanity, Jessica founded RBX in 2012. This visionary company focuses on sourcing architectural salvage for construction, home remodeling, and DIY projects. RBX not only keeps valuable materials out of landfills but also fosters a community that values reuse, creativity, and resourcefulness in construction and design.
Meet Ellie, our esteemed team member who joined Aravenda in March 2023. With a background as the Marketing Director of a local wedding venue in Missouri, Ellie brings a wealth of experience in marketing strategy and execution. Prior to that, she honed her skills by working with small businesses, focusing on small business website design and brand development. Today, Ellie leads our dedicated marketing team, driving our clients’ success through user experience and digital marketing expertise. Her passion for creating impactful campaigns and delivering exceptional results makes her an invaluable asset to our organization.