It might seem like an odd thing to be booming during a downturn, but sales of the hallowed plastic bricks that are part of almost every childhood memory have been bucking the trend for some years. Lego® remains king of the toys.
Unsurprisingly that’s lead to a second hand market and some properly creative internet communities – enter BrickLink – the unofficial Lego® marketplace.
It provides the foundation for a global network of lego trading for individuals and businesses. And if the brand new market is anything to go by, the second hand market should be roaring along too. So if you’re thinking of embarking on an internet sales business then [insert your name here]’s used lego emporium might be a solid bet.
Just don’t forget the logistics, you’ll need somewhere to store that stock and coordinate shipping from. You might even find helpful people who ready to help with delivery and despatch. Oh, that’ll be the ABC Selfstore Business Storage Bundle and a unit at one of our London stores then…