The wholesale e-commerce website broadens app availability to Android users.
August 17, 2017 – Washington, D.C. – BULQ™, the go-to source for liquidation goods,is now available to the most rapidly-growing, majority segment of the U.S. mobile market, Android users. According to Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) last quarter, purchases made on Android devices dominated 67 percent of new phone activations.
BULQ makes it easy to source liquidation goods. With BULQ, the process of sourcing wholesale and liquidation goods is transparent and hassle-free for resellers. The continued growth and recent expansion to both iOS and Android devices boosts BULQ’s role as a top-player in the wholesale space. The apps showcase features like push notifications, personalized sourcing capabilities, and access to prime wholesale pallet inventory from the convenience of your mobile device.
Sellers in the wholesale space have shown a great interest and need for mobile tools to help make purchasing liquidated goods more convenient and speedy. BULQ launched its iOS app in 2016, and boasts a 5 star-rating and an impressive 93% repeat visitor rate. It’s clear that the app has proven to be an essential tool for resellers, providing them with easy access to preferred inventory on-the-go. With the launch of its Android app, BULQ aims to bring the same convenience to Android users, who account for nearly 60% of BULQ’s current mobile web user base.
“Wholesale reselling has traditionally been a pen-and-paper industry, and as such, is overdue for innovation,” says Larisa Summers, SVP of Ecommerce and Digital Marketing. “When BULQ.com launched in 2015, we incorporated learnings from our own experience as wholesale buyers, and created a sourcing experience that solved many industry pain points. We introduced flat-rate shipping, guaranteed manifests and a clean user experience. The release of our Android app allows us to bring that convenience to even more customers who seek to access inventory right at their fingertips.”
BULQ is operated by reverse logistics provider, OptoroⓇ. Optoro’s Reverse Logistics Platform Solution provides clients with one technology system to power their entire reverse supply chain, including remarketing through BULQ.com.
BULQ is a wholesale supplier for resellers looking for brand-name overstock, returns, and closeout inventory from Fortune 500 retailers. It enables resellers to source everything from electronics to home goods to apparel, and much more—all covered by the BULQ manifest guarantee. By offering inventory in a variety of conditions and lot sizes, BULQ wholesale lots and pallets can fit every budget and type of seller.