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  • The Ghost of Christmas Past: Christmas presents through the decades

    As I turn my attention to Christmas shopping, I have started to bemoan the cost of things. Call me the Grinch, but you don’t really get much for your money these days do you? I was thinking back to the amount of presents my Mum and Dad were able to provide me with when I […] Read More »
  • Most Wanted Christmas Toys 2017: What’s hot this Christmas?

    We’re midway through October, and if you’re anything like me, plans for Christmas retail have been uppermost in your mind for some time. The big retailers have all released their most wanted Christmas toys 2017 lists, so I decided to take a look and share some of these with you. What are the Most Wanted […] Read More »
  • The Rise and Fall of Toys ‘R’ Us

    The Rise and Fall of Toys ‘R’ Us

    There may be millions of toys all under one roof, but Geoffrey and crew are in trouble. In an attempt to salvage its future, Toys ‘R’ Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada and is currently trying to restructure its debts. With Christmas on the horizon, a US bankruptcy judge has […] Read More »
  • Ashes to ashes: unique ways to dispose of your cremated remains

    Ashes to ashes: unique ways to dispose of your cremated remains

    This may not be the cheeriest blog I’ve ever written, and for that I apologise, but you know how these things are. I start reading something and then my mind works overtime and I need to know more! In this case I was thinking about cremated remains and what to do with them! On the […] Read More »
  • 10 times Doctor Who changed the shape of the future

    10 times Doctor Who changed the shape of the future

    Here at Wholesale Clearance we were very excited by the news that the next Dr Who will be a woman, and Jodie Whittaker to boot. Dr Who, like many other sci-fi series, such as Star Trek, has always been at the cutting edge of ideas. I was wondering how many times those ideas have come […] Read More »
  • Guide to Sunglasses styles and history

    Guide to Sunglasses styles and history

    When you’re working in the wholesale sector as I do, you come across a wealth of sunglasses styles, and eventually they all meld into one. Here at Wholesale Clearance UK, we often have many sunglasses styles available at great discounted rates, but we’re never quite sure how to describe them. With that in mind, I […] Read More »
  • Top tips to stay cool at work in the British heatwave

    Top tips to stay cool at work in the British heatwave

    Sweltering in the latest heatwave? British summer is upon us and many of us will be struggling to stay cool at work, in the office, shop or other workplace. It goes without saying that we all want to stay at home, pop the lid on something cold and bask in the sunshine, but as small […] Read More »
  • Mickey Mouse Deals? No! Wholesale Clearance specials

    Mickey Mouse Deals? No! Wholesale Clearance specials

    From time to time we have some great deals on novelty jewellery, and that’s the case at the moment. We have a few wholesale job lots of Disney jewellery including Mickey Mouse bracelet charms here and a mixed job lot of 50 Disney necklaces, earrings, and charms here . Everyone loves a bit of Mickey […] Read More »
  • The ten most expensive things ever sold on eBay

    The ten most expensive things ever sold on eBay

    I clicked through on a viral clickbait post yesterday, the kind I normally regret clicking on as soon as my laptop starts whirring and grumbling because of all the pop-ups and stupid ads, but became instantly engrossed. It was an ‘article’ (and I use that term loosely because it was really badly written) on vinyl […] Read More »
  • Things you didn’t know it was illegal to sell in the UK

    Things you didn’t know it was illegal to sell in the UK

    I was casting an eye over things you’re not allowed to sell on eBay the other day and found myself wondering what is forbidden generally. What is it illegal to sell in the UK? On looking up the information, I found there really aren’t that many prohibitions. Sites like Gumtree and eBay have their rules […] Read More »