Private-label Products: Bringing Value to Our Nonprofit Partners

Private-label offerings are playing an increasingly critical role in some of the country’s largest online marketplaces, with house brands now accounting for as much as 30% of all sales. This trend not only indicates changes in the way consumers shop, especially when searching by brand and price, but also presents a new challenge for online … Continue reading Private-label Products: Bringing Value to Our Nonprofit Partners

DollarDays Launches Affordable Backpacks for Nonprofits, Schools

DollarDays, a strategic platform for charities, nonprofits and other betterment organizations to purchase wholesale goods, today unveiled its Forward™ collection of backpacks. The company developed this exclusive, retail-ready line to better assist these groups with fulfilling their outreach projects and other missions. “Every child deserves the right tools to support their educational journey,” explained Shelly … Continue reading DollarDays Launches Affordable Backpacks for Nonprofits, Schools

Back to School Bucks Seasonal Trends, Becomes Big Business

As national uproar spreads around teacher pay and educational funding, questions are also being raised around whether schools are increasingly underfunded for classroom supplies. Class supply lists continue to grow and are becoming more costly for families nationwide. DollarDays, a premier supplier of school supplies, recently released a report that up to 85% of supplies were being … Continue reading Back to School Bucks Seasonal Trends, Becomes Big Business

Teacher Spend Hundreds out of Pocket on School Supplies

Parents aren’t the only ones who spend big on back-to-school supplies. Thousands of teachers around the United States offset their school supply budgets by forking over close to $600 of their own money just for the most basic of supplies. Some of the most sought-after items include staples, copy paper, holiday decorations and colored pencils, … Continue reading Teacher Spend Hundreds out of Pocket on School Supplies

Back-to-School Promotion Ideas for Small Businesses

What's the status of your back-to-school marketing plan? According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), the average family will spend more freely on school and college supplies this year. It expects total spending for K-12 and college to reach $75.8 billion, up from last year's $68 billion. The annual NRF survey, conducted by Prosper Insights and … Continue reading Back-to-School Promotion Ideas for Small Businesses

Back to School: It’s Make-It-or-Break-It Time for the Economy

Spending this fall for students K-12 is expected to drop 12%, according to a National Retail Federation survey reported in The Wall Street Journal. The average that will be spent on each kid is $634.78, down from $688.62 in 2012. Even those going to college are expecting decreases from $836.80 this year [compared to] $907.22 … Continue reading Back to School: It’s Make-It-or-Break-It Time for the Economy

Product Wholesaler Gives Special Back-to-School Discount to Educational Organizations

DollarDays, a premier Internet-based product wholesaler to small businesses and local distributors, announced today that the company would give educational organizations a special discount on orders for back-to-school supplies. Any education-based nonprofit—including schools, daycare facilities and after-school clubs—is eligible for the 10% discount on any order placed during the month of August at www.dollardays.com. "Every … Continue reading Product Wholesaler Gives Special Back-to-School Discount to Educational Organizations