Wholesale Sunglasses Blog

  • #1 Reason to Sell Sunglasses: People Want Them


    We have built a successful business on the premise that people both need and want sunglasses. They need sunglasses to protect their eyes from the sun's harmful UV rays, and they want sunglasses that reflect their sense of personal style and individuality. Thus, our designer brands are sold across the country by retailers who buy from us at attractive wholesale prices. Can you succeed as a retailer...

  • Another Legit Reason to Wear Sunglasses Indoors


    Not long ago, we published a couple of blogs and guest posts talking about people who wear sunglasses for medical reasons. We talked about U2 singer Bono, for example, who wears tinted sunglasses due to suffering from glaucoma. NFL coach Tony Sparano is another prolific wearer of sunglasses thanks to an injury he suffered as a teen. In light of that, we recently became aware of another medical con...

  • Tips for Adjusting Sunglasses That Slip


    Those steamy summer days between July and August are the days when your customers need their sunglasses the most. They are also the days when perspiration can make it nearly impossible to keep a pair of sunglasses on your face without them slipping. No worries though, there are ways to get around the slipping. You might be a retailer that offers free adjustments. Your profit margin is high enough ...

  • Marketing Sunglasses Beyond Store Shelves


    Every day, Olympic Eyewear has the pleasure of working with retailers who purchase wholesale sunglasses from us with the intent of selling them at boutiques, pop-up shops, and flea markets. It is a great business model that a lot of people make a living on. Still, retailers do not have to settle for sales confined to store shelves. There are other ways to market sunglasses to move them in much lar...

  • Sunglasses Do Not Have to be Expensive to Look Good


    Olympic Eyewear gets a lot of questions about how we can sell fashion sunglasses so cheaply. Such questions are based on the assumption that cheap sunglasses do not sell well on the retail market; that retailers would never buy from us because they know that cheap doesn't sell. But all those assumptions are wrong. In fact, the opposite is true. Sunglasses do not have to be expensive to sell. We ...

  • 3 Things to Know about the Toothpaste Repair


    How maddening is it to invest in a great pair of designer sunglasses only to scratch them a few weeks later? Scratched lenses are a big problem for sunglasses for obvious reasons. As a result, people are always looking for ways to remove those scratches. Have you heard about the toothpaste repair? It is one of the more common ways individuals try to get rid of lens scratches. You may have even dis...

  • Top 5 Ways People Lose Their Sunglasses


    Imagine buying a brand-new pair of wayfarer sunglasses that make you look as sophisticated as Tom Cruise. You wear them all weekend while you are out and about with friends. Come Monday morning, you hop in the car only to discover they are nowhere to be found. You are off to buy another pair – the third pair you've bought this year! The team at Olympic Eyewear knows it is a good thing that our c...

  • What You Need to Know about Sunglasses and Solar Eclipses


    U.S. residents will experience something on August 21 that will not come around again for another seven years. Of course, we are talking about the solar eclipse that so many astronomy enthusiasts have been looking forward to for years. Because of the relative rarity of solar eclipses, they are a big deal to people wishing to see one with their own eyes. As a retailer of sunglasses, you need to be ...

  • Why Sunglasses are Like Gold to Some People


    The Financial Times' Jude Webber recently penned an interesting piece talking about some of the frustrations of living in a country that is very big on technology yet still runs its economy primarily on cash payments. Webber lives and works in Mexico. In her article, she wrote about running into trouble paying highway tolls while traveling outside of Mexico City. In a somewhat amusing anecdote, sh...

  • Losing Sunglasses: Suggestions to Offer Your Customers


    Losing your sunglasses is as easy as losing a pen. People do it all the time. As a company specializing in bulk sunglasses for retailers, we are torn over how we actually feel about this sort of thing. Lost glasses mean more purchases and more profits for us. On the other hand, we hate to see people spending money on something they are going to turn around and lose at some point in the future. As ...