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Artist discounts on own products

If an artist upload a design to sell, I think it would be a good incentive if the seller (artist) got a discount (half-priced) for buying their own products (I.e shirt, sticker, etc).

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  • johnandwendyjohnandwendy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    You get it basically for cost. What's the problem? The printer has to be paid. The materials aren't free. And RB takes a cut.

    Screen print it yourself if you want it cheaper. Or find a POD vendor.

  • KESCOEKESCOE commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    i was just asking myself the same question! hopefully the implement this soon

  • FantalityFantality commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I like this idea too! I mean unless you guys make a loss or break-even from doing this (I know materials, wages and printing aren't free). I mean a little discount would be nice~

  • J. StonekingJ. Stoneking commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Even if people "exploited" this as it were, if Red Bubble was still able to make a profit at selling at a lower price point directly to artists in bulk who wanted to take their shirts to conventions/shows, that's still money in Red Bubble's pocket, right?

    I don't know...seems like offering bulk discounts at greater rates would be a win/win to me.

  • dauntlessvatodauntlessvato commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    There isn't a discount, but you can buy your own products without paying for the design, you're just paying for the printing :)

  • Victoria ThorpeVictoria Thorpe commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    how about a bulk buy discount? I would buy a lot from you if you did this. I do a lot of craft fairs and stalls and would be great to take a few bags and tees.

  • VolkWearVolkWear commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Ya I'd print all my stuff at half price then take it to shows and sell for double lol

  • tynamitetynamite commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    What infamies said...your price is already marked down because you don't have to pay your own margin.

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