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How to Sell Funko Pops Online Quickly & Profitable

You’ve decided. You’re going to sell Funko Pops and your looking to make a nice profit from it. Yet, at the precipice of this decision, you must answer a straightforward question: How do you sell Funko Pops?  It might seem obvious — a simple use case of uploading a photo of the figure to a marketplace like eBay or Mercari and listing the Funko Pop for a reasonable price. However, you want to see your beloved figure turn a decent profit— and the uncertainty of whether it will or not can be a source of anxiety.  We’re here to help you overcome that with the definitive guide on how to sell Funko Pops online and offline. Let’s explore.   What’s the Best Way to Sell Funko Pops? Become a Reseller or Partner With an Existing One Funko’s official website has a great guide on how to become a reseller.  However, being…

Should You Display Your Funko Pop in or Out of Its Box?

Knowing whether you should display your Funko Pop collection in or out of their respective boxes is a question every Funko Pop collector has asked themselves.  It’s a common debate in the community. Are you an ‘In the box ‘ collector or an ‘Out of the box’ collector? So, should you display your Funko Pops in our out of the Box?  Funko Pops drop considerately in value if taken out of their Box.  Now, the amount varies per figure, but we’re talking about a drop in value up to 70%. However, there’s a lot more to the question than you might think.   Sure, knowing an unboxed Funko Pop loses value is one thing, but we want to see how much the Funko Pop loses value when they’re out of the Box. And that’s what we’re going to be exploring today.  But first, here’s what we think about this debate. Why…

How Much Does It Cost to Ship Funko Pops?

The majority of collectors have the following two questions: “How do you ship Funko Pops? ” and “How much does it cost to ship Funko Pops?”  Whether you are downsizing, trading, helping a friend, or wanting to become a frequent seller, most collectors end up shipping a pop at least once. However, shipping for the first time can feel a little intimidating.  What shipping company should you use? How much should you charge to cover shipping? Or even, what’s the best way to package a pop? Do not fret. We’re here to guide you through the process of shipping Funko Pops from start to finish! Guide to Shipping Funko Pops: Cost, Saving Tips and Packing Shipping Funko Pops comes down two main elements and doing each of them well. If you can execute these two pieces in harmony, your customer will receive a wonderful addition to their collection on time, with…

10 Reliable Funko Pop Retailers Outside of Big Box Stores

Miss a Funko Pop drop from the big box stores? These retailers got you covered! (Yes, even for store exclusives and con pops!)  When buying Funko Pops, we typically go to big-box retailers such as Target, Walmart, and BestBuy.  Except now more than ever, small businesses or online eCommerce stores need our support. You’ll be surprised how many deals you are missing out on if you only rely on the big-box retailers.  Here’s a list in alphabetical order of 10 Best Funko Pop Retailers that should be on every collector’s browsing list.  1. badger collectibles  A Milwaukee based company slowly growing their online base, Badger Collectibles LLC sells guaranteed mint condition pops. The responsive owner makes this company’s customer service top tier, and customers can expect prompt updates on when their pops will ship. You’ll find the following Funko products: Funko Pops, Funko Pop Pins, Funko Sodas,  and Wave Bundles. …

Do Vaulted Pops Increase in Value Over Time?

The answer may seem obvious because it is,  vaulted pops or most funko pops increase in value over time. Funko pops increase in value when demand exceeds supply, more specifically vaulted pops can increase significantly in price when signed by a famous/celebrity actor or voice character. Prices increases when these become one-of-a-kind. Chase or rare funko pops also increase in value, only when the fandom or market sees fit. What are vaulted funko pops? They’re pop vinyl’s no longer available/produced from Funko the company. When Funko vaults a figure (stop producing it), the price skyrockets. Stores stop stocking the vaulted pop, yet the market’s demand continues to increase. Here’s an example of how demand vs. supply works! When supply is low, and demand is high, we see a high price. When supply is high and demand is low, we see a low price.  You’ll find demand and prices increase, when…

12 Best Funko Pop Instagram Influencers in the Toy Community

As you know, the funko pop community continues to grow as new collectors discover the joy of buying pops. Keeping up with the latest funko news when new upcoming funko pops get released is hard. Not to mention, when a virtual funko con goes live! What we’ve found works well is following funko collectors on social media. The Instagram funko community loves toy photography, selling/buying toys, and sharing funkos. Join all the hashtags such as #PopFunko, #FunkoFamily, #FunkoCommunity and #Funkofunatic. Let’s have some fun by sharing some of the best funko pop influencers Instagram has to offer! Which Instagram accounts should you follow in the toy community? Here’s a list of the best Instagram influencers in the Funko Pop World! (sorted by followers) @originalfunko (2.2M follower count) @funkoboss (122K follower count) @funkofinderz (119K follower count) @Dis.pops (116K follower count) @funkopop.news (90K follower count) @Funkopopsnews (52.2 K follower count) @toppopsyt (44.6K…

5 Best Soft Pop Protectors For Collectors

 Can you think of anything worse than a damaged Funko Pop box? It devalues your figure, it’s much harder to sell, and it turns a beautiful Funko Pop display into a cluttered one. That’s why it’s essential to invest in a Soft Funko Pop protector. Yet, like with the actual Funko Pop figures themselves, there are a ton of Soft Pop Protectors on the market. Therefore, finding the best Funko Pop Soft Protectors can be rugged. Today, we’re going to discuss the best Funko Pop Soft Protectors available on the market, offer some tips on how you can use them, and give you all the information you need to buy the right one for your figures today! Picking a Good Soft Pop Protector To pick the right Soft Pop Protector — a good one — one must first know what makes a Funko Pop Protector suitable. There are three major areas to…

Top 10 Best Funko Convention Exclusives in 2020

Funko pop conventions are prevalent among collectors, and getting your hands on the exclusive funko pops released during that time makes the experience all so memorable. With Comic-Con canceled worldwide, it’s easy to think Funko Pop Figures are falling from the market. They’re not! Funko Pop figures are still as popular as ever! With the rise of virtual online conventions in place of real in-person ones, you can now pick up exclusive figures from the comfort of your own home and have them shipped right to your front door. Here’s a quick list of the most talked-about funko virtual cons in 2020. San Diego Comic-Con (SDDC) 2020 New York Comic-Con (NYCC) 2020 Galaxy Con 2020 Wonder Con 2020 But hang on — if you can get exclusive Funko Pops figures online, doesn’t that mean there’s lots more to choose from this year? It does! But don’t let that overwhelm you…

How to Find Cheap Funko Pops and Save Money When Buying Them

Buying Funko Pops is an expensive hobby, and for some, this can be off-putting. Yet, with a bit of know-how, you can find your favorite figures, both in-stores and online, for a low price.  Mastering the art of finding cheap funko pops comes down to patience, persistence, and knowing where to look. When you visit a retail store, you have to get your “Funko Pop App” up and ready via your phone, to catch the right deals.  It’s okay to spend a lot of time scanning bar codes of the Funko Pops available on the retail store shelves because it answers two essential questions:  “What value is the funko pops right now?”  “Is collecting this funko pop worth it?” A cheap funko pop can be a funko pop that’s on sale, heavily discounted due to being damaged or unpopular, or undervalued.  For example, the “My Hero Academia Katsuki – Bakugo…

How much do Funko Pops weigh?

A funko blog worth bookmarking – thank you! The majority of collectors have the following two questions ‘How much do Funko Pops weigh?’ and “What are the standard Funko Pop box dimensions?”  Here’s the answer… Funko Pops weigh differently depending on the pop; however, your standard size is 4 inches (10cm), with the Funko Pop box dimensions being: 11.5cm x 16cm x 9cm. The difference between a Funko Pop in and out of the box is ~1cm.  funko Pop box dimensions you could expect to see  Since weight largely depends on the type of funko figure; Here’s a breakdown of the different sizes and weights of a funko Pop. Pocket Pop (1.5 inches/3.8cm), Standard Size Pop  (4 inches/10cm) Supersize Pop (6 inches/15cm, 10 inches/25.4cm,  (16 inches/40.64cm) First, let’s talk about Funko Pop’s weight. Many factors can influence value — the first and most obvious — whether it’s a Pocket Pop…