Wholesale Sunglasses Blog

  • 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 ...

  • 5 Things Customers Want Eyewear Retailers to Know


    As a small business owner, you undoubtedly know the importance of getting to know your customers. An in-depth knowledge of consumer needs and desires is a normal part of any successful enterprise, whether it involves buying bulk sunglasses for retail sale or providing some kind of service to residential customers. In light of that, how much do you really know about your customers? You know you c...

  • How to Build a Business Retailing Sunglasses


    Every day, we work with retailers who buy sunglasses in bulk from Olympic Eyewear, then turn around and sell those sunglasses in a retail setting. The success of our wholesale buyers proves there is money to be made in sunglass retailing. Like anything else though, success does not happen by chance. Building a business retailing sunglasses requires a solid business plan, a workable strategy, and...

  • Tips for Selling Sunglasses at Flea Markets


    Anyone who regularly visits flea markets knows that discount sunglasses are a popular item for retailers. It seems like every flea market has at least one vendor carrying only designer brands and another selling every conceivable style and brand under the sun. All these vendors buy bulk sunglasses at wholesale only to turn around and sell them at retail. It is a great business model. The thing a...

  • 5 Reasons There Will Always Be a Market for Sunglasses


    When Olympic Eyewear was first established in 2006, we knew we were entering a market with a long history. We knew we were not inventing sunglasses or looking to penetrate a niche market, Rather, we were starting our company in order to become a leading player by disrupting an established industry. In the years since, we have earned a reputation for being a top-quality wholesaler of designer sun...

  • Kids Bulk Sunglasses Make Great Summer Party Favors


    It's funny how parents would rather spend $50 on a high-end birthday present, yet many kids find more entertainment out of simple cardboard boxes, old clothes and accessories, and homemade soap bubbles. Good thing too, since hosting a birthday party usually means shelling out some extra cash for party favors for kids who attend. Luckily, you don't have to spend much money to make them happy. The B...

  • What Your Sunglasses Say About You: Our Take


    Run an internet search on the phrase "what your sunglasses say about you" and you will quickly discover there is no shortage of opinions on this topic. What is most interesting is that the opinions are so diverse. It just goes to show that what your sunglasses say to one person may be completely different to what they say to another. In light of the varied opinions, we thought it might be fun to...