THEY’RE a sweet pay day for some of the punters willing to try their chances on a lucky dip.
But as return pallets rapidly grow in popularity, how can you get your hands on one?
What are eBay return pallets?
eBay return pallets are a made up of a bunch of unwanted goods that are being sold at discounted prices.
Some of the goods will have been items that were returned and are still in good condition.
Others might have been taken back because of unsatisfied customers or due to a fault or manufacturing issue.
For shoppers who are keen to roll the dice, a lot of money can be made fixing or refurbishing items and then reselling them for their market price.
In some cases, purchasers can see what’s inside and there’s a clear description indicating what is to be expected.
In other instances, shoppers will be leaving mystery boxes in the hands of fate.
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Where can I buy an eBay return pallet?
Anyone looking to purchase an eBay return pallet can buy them online here.
Alternatively, you can type in ‘return pallets’ or ‘wholesale pallets’ into the search window on eBay’s website.
The return pallets are typically organised by category, lot size, brands, retailers and location.
The pallet or bundle will usually carry an “estimated retail value” and is sold via an auction.
Some pallets do have a ‘buy now’ option if potential owners don’t feel like battling it out for the win as the auction ends.
The price is determined by tallying up the full selling price of all of the items in the pallet but the goods inside can be in any condition.
Who else does return pallets?
Enthusiastic shoppers have been able to scoop
One couple revealed they made enough money to cover their mortgage payments by selling off products in an Amazon returns pallet.
Jamie and Sarah McCauley who live in West Michigan bagged two boxes full of returned electrical equipment for £750.
Inside the pallets, the couple found themselves four Nespresso machines, two microwaves, two deep fat fryers, and three air fryers just to name a few.
Here’s more retailers that sell return pallets:
- MartHill International
For more pallet profits, this couple paid £18 for a return pallet and came away with £10k worth of goods.
Plus this woman hit the jackpot with her John Lewis returns pallet.