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Important Dates & Times
|Item Entry Deadline||Nov 7 @ 11pm|
|Item Entry Deadline: Restock||N/A for Nov event|
|All Seller presale||Nov 11 @ 9am|
|Presale day||Nov 11 @ 10|
|Public Sale||Sept 11-13|
|Sale Restock||N/A for Nov event|
|1/2 Price Seller Presale||Nov 13 @ 9am|
|1/2 Price Public Sale||Nov 13 @ 10am|
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Latest News from KidStuff Sale!
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When gathering your tagged items for check-in day please use bags vs boxes when possible - paper grocery bags, old gift bags, shopping bags, etc. Reserve boxes for fragile items or heavy items such as books and after unloading books, please take box with you. We plan...
KidStuff Sale Seller Stats
Sellers pay a registration fee of $15 to enter up to 300 items – 200 hanging clothing.
Sellers earn 67% of their sales.
Check In appointments will be posted approximately two weeks before item check-in and are filled first come, first served.
Seller payments are uploaded to PayPal 10-14 days from the last day of shopper pick up.
Checking In Your Items
Preparing for Check In
Make sure your non-clothing items are in disposable containers or ones you do not expect to get back (i.e. larger paper or plastic shopping bags, please reserve boxes for fragile items and heavy items such as books, etc.) and number accordingly:
- Shoes, Back Packs, Purses
- Kids accessories, belts, underwear, socks, training pants
- Winter Hats, Mittens, Hair Accessories, Gloves
- Sheets, Blankets, Pottery Barn Bedding, Room Décor, Room Accessories
- Infant Goods / Gear: Feeding, Infant Blankets, Home Safety, Crib Accessories, Car Seat Accessories, Onesies, Sleepers, Diaper Bags
- Electronics, DVD, CD, Etc.
- Sporting Goods (sports/ training pants should be grouped with clothing, cleats should be grouped with shoes)
- Puzzles, Games, Crafts
- Halloween / Easter Items / Summer pool toys/life jackets
Clothing is to be bundled by size and gender with a rubber band; recommend ~25 items per bundle.
Although most drop-off locations have a covered drop-off, you can cover the bundles with garbage bags if it is raining. However, bags do not take the place of rubber band requirement.
Standard Check-In Procedure
Sellers place non-clothing items in the designated areas based on the numbering system (#1-11) and hang your clothes by size & gender.
Arrive at the venue at your selected check-in appointment time. Unload items packaged #1- #7 into the lobby. Drive around to back door to check-in items #8 as well are large toy items and furniture. Then proceed to garage door to unload clothing and items packaged #9- #11.
Once unloaded, park your car, return to the venue to complete check-in. Place #’d packages in designated areas. Lastly, unload and put away your clothing, books and shoes.
While we do have rolling racks and carts, we cannot guarantee they will be available so we recommend you bring your own device to carry your items.
Clothing will be placed on the racks in the correct section by gender & size STILL IN GROUPS WITH THE RUBBER BANDS ON THE HANGERS. This is very important as it helps to facilitate our inspection process.
When you are done putting items in appropriate areas, you will check-in at the table by the entrance. Make sure you have electronically signed your seller agreement.
Valet Check-In Procedure
There are two ways to take advantage of the Valet Drop-off:
1. Mark ALL items DONATE to get this service for FREE
2. Earn this service for FREE through a high sell-through rate in the previous sale.
Please arrive at the venue at your selected check-in appointment time. You do not need to get out of the car – you will pull up to the venue entrance where we will unload your car and then we will place all your items on the sales floor for you!
You MUST bundle your clothes by size and gender with a rubber band.
Write the category #, contents and your seller # on the outside of each box/bag. Items are inspected as they are placed on the sale floor – it is the seller’s responsibility to make sure all KidStuff Sale standards are met or items will not be put out for sale.
How to Get Paid
- KidStuff Sale uses PayPal to transfer seller proceeds approximately 10-14 days of the event* Specific plans per event are emailed to registered sellers.
- Once you receive your proceeds, you can deposit your sales directly into your personal bank account, use your PayPal account debit card or use your PayPal account balance with online merchants.
- If you already have a PayPal account, great! Be sure to add your KidStuff Sale registration email to your existing PayPal account.
- If you do not have a PayPal account go to PayPal.com and click on Sign Up.
- Create a personal account, then verify the account when you receive the confirmation email from PayPal.
- As long as your PayPal account contains your KidStuff Sale registration email you are good to go!
- If PayPal is not an option for you KidStuff Sale will mail paper checks (less a $3 processing fee) once unclaimed funds are returned to KidStuff Sale – It is a PayPal policy to return unclaimed funds 30 days of the date of issue.
- Question about PayPal? Contact PayPal customer service 888-221-1161
Picking Up Unsold Items (Optional)
How to Pick Up Unsold Items
All the hard work is done and, hopefully, you’ve sold almost all your inventory! So, what about items that didn’t sell?
If you selected “DONATE”, then you are done! The KidStuff Sale team will handle donating your items for you. A donation tax slip will be provided.
If you did not select “DONATE”, but have so little left that you’ve decided you no longer want to pick up your items. Great! Just leave them and any items not picked up will be donated. A donation tax slip will be provided.
If you did not select “DONATE” and want to pick up your items:
- Schedule your pick-up up appointment time through the link provided one week prior to the scheduled pick up date. The link will be emailed directly to all registered sellers.
- The night before or morning of pick-up, print your Inventory Report of items in the current sale and the View Settlement Report (lists barcodes that cleared the register). Compare the two to identify the items to pick-up. You can also can run a Unsold Report – this report will be available daily as sales are uploaded and unsold items reconciled as sold.
- Arrive at your scheduled time and bring your inventory list or report with you.
- Park and come into the venue; DO NOT leave your car unattended in the loading area! If you have a large item that needs to be picked up, then please claim it and all your other items FIRST. Leave them in the lobby and then bring your car to the loading area.
- While we do have rolling racks and carts, we cannot guarantee they will be available so we recommend you bring your own device to carry your items. We also recommend bringing boxes to gather your items.
- Remaining unsold items are still in display order on the sale floor. You will pick up your items from the appropriate display areas.
- Items with Lost Tags will be on display as well as items that were found to be Unsellable during the inspection process. Inventory descriptions must match in order to claim items with Lost Tags – thanks for understanding.
- Ask a Pick-up assistant if you need help looking for a particular item.
- Sign out your inventory with KidStuff Sale team member before leaving.
- PayPal payments will be sent to your registration email shortly after the end of the sale. See email for details.
As stated in the seller agreement, KidStuff Sale cannot take responsibility for lost or stolen / creatively shopped items. We also cannot hold items after pick-up ends. You are welcome to notify us of items that you cannot locate and we will ask the donation pickup team to check for them when loading.