NOW:53022:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
25°
H ° L °
Cloudy | 12MPH

Get Ready for School with Just Between Friends’ August Sale - Consignors invited to register now

July 6, 2011

Summer activities are in full swing – baseball practice, day trips to the beach, and family gatherings. Although the family is busy, parents also have to prepare for the upcoming school year, and Just Between Friends (JBF) has scheduled its next Community Children’s Consignment Sale to help families get ready. The event is scheduled for August 4-6 at the Washington County Fair grounds in West Bend, with a presale event on August 3, for volunteers, consignors, and first-time moms.

 

Consignors can register now. JBF consignors generally make up to 70 percent of what their items sell for, and they get to shop everyone else’s items before the doors are opened to the public. Consignors are able to use an exclusive, free barcode tagging system, which allows them to tag items year round, participate in multiple JBF sales without re-tagging, and track daily sales. This system also provides consignors with an accurate, itemized list of unsold items that they choose to donate to local children’s charities for tax purposes. Unsold items may also be picked up by consignors following the sale.

 

The JBF back-to-school sale will offer everything under one roof – clothes, backpacks, shoes, and more – at a reasonable price. The sale will feature “gently used” children’s clothing in sizes 0 to 18, as well as toys, board and electronic games, DVDs, and books.  All items are inspected before the event for current fashion, stains, tears, and inclusion of all parts. Items will be organized like a children’s store, where everything is divided by gender, size, category, and brand name.

 

“Everyone is looking to make and save money,” said Ammie Maltz. “Becoming a JBF consignor offers many benefits, including a way to make more money on selling pre-owned items than is usually made through rummage sales and traditional consignment stores.”

 

“Our back-to-school sale allows families to fill their closets and toy boxes before the school year begins without overspending at malls or department stores. Shoppers save money by purchasing others’ gently-worn, outgrown, or unused items. Sellers make money by selling their items in an organized sale atmosphere,” Maltz added.

 

Just Between Friends serves more than 260,000 American families in 22 states and provides an opportunity for families to recycle their kids’ clothing and toys. Volunteers operate the sales and have the opportunity to shop early.

 

For more information on becoming a JBF consignor, contact Ammie Maltz at 262-293-3261 or visit the Germantown sale page at http://www.jbfsale.com and our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/JBFforYou.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Menomonee Falls opts not to offer new Chapter 220 seats, fewer open enrollment seats in 2015-16 1/29

» Germantown School District approves less open enrollment, Chapter 220 seats for 2015-16 1/29

» Answers and winners of the Suburban Selfies contest revealed! 1/29

» nw_gt_communitysurvey_0205 1/29

» Menomonee Falls district doesn't change stance on the use of Common Core in reaction to Walker's off 1/29

» Falls boys rally for first win over Hamilton in three years, 35-29 1/27

» Kindergarten enrollment night set for Feb. 4 1/27

» MMSD approves expansion of Menomonee Falls sewer service area 1/26

» Crowds turn out to discuss long-term plans for downtown Germantown 1/26

» Without Showalter, Germantown boys rally for win over Whitefish Bay 1/23

» Senior night a grand success for Menomonee Falls wrestling 1/22

» Germantown businesses receive funding for workforce development 1/20

» Germantown Fire Department seeks to enlist additional paid-on-call staff 1/20

» Costco earns approval from Menomonee Falls village officials 1/20

» Plea deal in Ponzi scheme calls for prison time Updated:  1/19

» Menomonee Falls could make decision on Costco plans tonight 1/19

» Milwaukee County Transit System adds stops in Menomonee Falls, Germantown 1/19

» Menomonee Falls School Board approves 2015-16 legislative priorities 1/16

» Menomonee Falls to make alterations to Open Enrollment, Chapter 220 1/16

» Motivated Germantown wrestlers beat Nicolet, 63-15 1/15

» Pavement repair to close lanes on US 41 Southbound in Germantown 1/15

» Suburban Selfies contest extended through Jan. 25; two selfie solutions to get you started! 1/15

» Menomonee Falls man arrested for holding neighbor at gun point 1/14

» Germantown boys stay unbeaten, knock off state-ranked Pius XI, 51-41 1/13

» Electrical contractor charged with embezzling employee taxes from state 1/13

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT