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Tagging Service Fall 2018

TAGGING SERVICE

Our popular tagging service is currently full with our returning consignors.  We anticipate that we will have some openings soon though!  Please read below and if you are interested in the service, fill out this form and we will contact you with our next available opening.  CLICK HERE TO BE PLACED ON OUR LIST.

No time to tag your items, but you would still like to earn some cash?  No problem! 

Bring us your toys, games, books, bikes, and any other gently used baby, kid, or teen items that your family has outgrown and we will prepare them for our sale.  We will also accept up to 200 individual clothing items.

Use our busy moms Tagging Service…it’s as easy as 1-2-3-4. 

TAGGING SERVICE STEP BY STEP:

  1. Register as a new or returning consignor and submit the separate Tagging Service Fee.
  2. Fill out your printed Tagging Service Agreement and then submit your payment at the link we will provide via email.
  3. Once we receive your payment, your assigned preparer will contact you in about 48 hours to set up a time for you to drop off your freshly laundered clothing and well-cleaned items that are in bins or boxes.   (Electronic toys must have working batteries or additional fees will apply.)
  4. Drop off your items to the Preparer and watch your Consignor Portal during the sale to see your money adding up!

*Remember to sign up for optional Team Member shifts to earn a higher commission on your items.  See Consignor Perks here.

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE COST?

  • Materials & time to prepare 200 individual clothing items and an unlimited quantity of non-clothing items. (Please bring us whatever hangers you are able to find.)  Your preparer will enter your items, tag them, and package them for the sale.
  • Delivery of any unaccepted items to a local charity of our convenience
  • We will store your prepared items before the sale and delivery them to the sale site, you do not need to schedule a drop off appointment during the week of the sale.
  • Please note, consignors are expected to clean and check all items for quality standards prior to dropping them off to the Preparer.  Tagging Service consignors are limited to 200 individual pieces of clothing, so check your clothing and bring only your best!  If you bring us your best clothing and it is not stained or damaged, we will consider waiving this limit at future seasons when you sign up for the Tagging Service.  If the Preparer has to spend exceptional time in sorting items that do not meet quality standards, additional fees may be applied.  We will send you clear information on how to prepare for your drop off appointment, so please keep an eye on your email and ask any questions of your Preparer prior to your drop off appointment.   

WHY USE OUR TAGGING SERVICE?

  • Takes all the preparation work off of YOU! 
  • We take care of the supplies for you.
  • No computer work to enter your items.
  • No drop off appointment needed during the week of the sale.
  • Sit back and watch your items sell, no yard sale planning or annoying and unsafe meet-ups.
  • Our Preparers are our top selling consignors so they know what it takes to prepare AND SELL your items!

FEE STRUCTURE

  • There is an upfront seasonal fee for the tagging service of $30 payable online prior to your appointment with the Preparer. You will receive the link to submit payment via email.  This fee includes the following for an up to 200 individual clothing items and an unlimited number of non-clothing items:
    • Storage of items prior to the event 
    • Tagging supplies such as cardstock, printer ink, tape, safety pins, bags, zip ties, and some hangers.  Consignors are asked to bring any hangers they have on hand to the Preparer.  
    • Preparation of all your items ready for sale! (Note: Preparer will require all items are freshly laundered and in bins or boxes at the time of arrival.  Items must be cleaned and have working batteries or additional fees will apply.)
  • The Clothing Tree will retain 60% of all sales of Tagging Service consignors.  The Tagging Service Consignor will have a base commission of 40%.  (This is a 20% deduction from a DIY Consignor who normally has a base commission of 60%). 
  • Consignor can help as a Team Member during the sale to increase their own commission. (Please see our website for details.)