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MERCHANTS

Where makers get retail ready and sell to stores

1

get discovered
We'll pair you up with the right store owners, boutique gallerists and buyers. Our matchmaking algorithms aren't just lines of code, they're real people.

2

get feedback
In addition to buying stuff here, retailers share expertise on pricing or retail tips just like they would if you saw them in person.

3

get in stores
Retailers and designers can easily set up line sheets, POs and all that fun stuff that we all like to procrastinate forever.

4

Get product ideas
View a wish list of what retailers are looking for based on buying trends, so you can focus your creativity on things that are in demand.
Buyers come for the premium selection. They stay on to share product insights, retail advice and consumer trends. It cuts the guesswork out of what will sell. Great for their business and yours.

MEET EMERGING DESIGNERS

Lavender + Cedar
by slownorth
by Rare Bird
The logo design on the cork lid...
17
$
Tack Bag
by SSCY
Acacia
I like the idea of having a tote...
99
$
Confetti Bolo Necklaces
by bettyalida
Raredevice
I love the originality of this...

ENGAGE YOUR FAVorite BUYERS

Retail Insights, Guaranteed

Reach out to a growing list of 50 buyers from top boutiques and museum stores who weigh in with insights, like packaging, pricing and store fit. Great for their business, and yours.

500+ Buyers

In addition to insights from most sought after retailers in our insights program, 500+ buyers also apply to browse and buy collections and find new lines.

Smooth Order
Management

Buyers purchase goods via our multi-vendor wholesale platform. Min orders and messaging is built in so you can keep all your conversations and sales history in one place. Less admin work means makers and buyers can focus on building lasting relationships.
We've had a lot of experience giving feedback to makers on SKUE and that's been really useful. We've found some really great products in the process.
Angela Tsay
I wish something like this existed when I was an independent designer.
Allison McGowan
My experience with SKUE is great! I think it's a great way for makers to get their products retail ready.
Michael Levy
Creative Director, Paxton Gate
It's a great place where you can be respectful and honest with feedback. We can tell makers what our customers
are looking for.
Giselle Gyalzen

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presents
made to last
A film series about merchants joining forces with makers to spur the maker economy

events

INDIE 2019
Events online and off to get down to bizness
Jan 2017
skue
tradeshow
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