#1

The UK's top curated online marketplace.

High quality

All sellers are handpicked and high quality... so you'll be in good company!

39,000,000

unique visitors to the website a year.

£1,000,000

is what NOTHS most successful sellers earn a year.

5,000 +

partners feature and sell their goods on NOTHS.

About

Notonthehighstreet.com is a unique marketplace brimming with carefully curated and creative products not typically found in shops. Thoughful and well presented, NOTHS provides a wonderful platform for talented artisans to bring their wares to a wider audience.

Beginning as a kitchen sink operation in 2006, co‐founders Holly Tucker and Lucy Cornish's vision to provide stylish and hard‐to‐come‐by products to delight those looking for something beyond the ordinary has not only been realised but has evolved exponentially over the past decade.

What sets NOTHS apart from other marketplaces

Site traffic

Site Traffic

Selling on the UK's number 1 curated online marketplace, your business would be exposed to higly relevant and valuable site traffic. As the business model is to uncover unique offerings, you're likely to face far less competition for prominence and visibility from direct rival products, than on Amazon or eBay.

Marketing

Marketing

NOTHS views the brand and its partners as a collective, and work to roundly promote your business and its offerings mutually through TV ads, press and marketing campaigns. Whereas on other popular online marketplaces, sellers spend significantly to be seen, NOTHS take care of that for you, with associated costs covered in their sale commission.

Guideline

Our Handy Guide

Although becoming a seller isn't as straightforward as on Amazon or eBay, the extra effort could pay off big time. Because each and every partner is handpicked by NOTHS experts, new recruits must match the owners' vision for creativity and quality. We've put together this handy guide to help you with the application process every step of the way.

Top tips before you apply

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Notonthehighstreet.com list...

...everything ‘from jewellery and clothing to homeware, experience days and more.’ They're openminded about unique product offerings of all types and are constantly loooking to further diversify their product mix, meaning you'll find an incredibly broad array of goods listed on their site. So, don't be put off if your product range is a bit niche. If you're an independent designer‐maker, designer‐manufacturer or a small boutique retailer with a vision, you could be just what NOTHS are looking for!

Product pictures

Product Pictures

A picture is worth a thousand words... and Not on the High Street's experts assert that they only work with businesses that ‘knock their socks off.’ That alone is reason to ensure you include the highest quality snaps you can in your application. While most brands will have product images on their website already, it's worth evaluating their suitability before you apply.

A memorable product image that tells a story and gives an idea of the craft involved is sure to get you noticed by NOTHS' experts. While professionally shot images aren't necessary, good quality pics are a must, so don't be afraid to spend some time getting your image proposition right! If necessary, be prepared to dust off your camera and get creative!

Boxes

Learn from other sellers

It's a good idea to learn from other companies already on Not on the High Street. Simply search for your niche or product category on site to get a real insight into the types of images, descriptions, style and feel they're looking for in new sellers. It's also a good way to assess wheter your product images are up to scartch before applying.

Becoming a ‘Not on the High Street’ partner

So, you want to showcase your talent and bring your creative works to a highly engaged and relevant audience? Follow our step by step guide and you'll be a top seller on NOTHS in no time!

Application process

Step One

Your first port of call is to fill out Not on the High Street's online application form. Along with general information on your company, its website and the type of products you offer, be prepared to describe your vision, process and product range in detail. Try and convey your brand's uniqueness as best you can, and offer some insight into why you do what you do.

Partnerships are currently only open to businesses with an address in the UK or Ireland. If you business doesn't have a website, you're asked to provide clear photographic representations of your product range via Flickr or another similar phot sharing application.

Application process

Step Two

Your products are great, your pics are glossy, your pitch is on point; you've been invited to join ‘Not on the High Street’... what now?

The next step is to pay a one‐off joining fee of £199. After payment, you have 3 months to get your listings live on‐site. Then, for every one of your products sold on the marketplace, NOTHS take a 25% cut.

Although these costs may seem a little unusual, NOTHS' cut covers the integration of your products into their marketing mix (including SEO and PR) and a range of business guidance and support services to help you succeed is also included. Plus, you're not charged to list new products like on other online marketplaces, so... swings and roundabouts!

Application process

Step Three

Ok, so your products are ready to fly off the shelves. Now it's time to get your proposition ready to make an impact. The best way to ‘set out your stall’ and ensure you hit the ground running is to put time into your online listing and make your brand memorable to online shoppers.

Alongside quality product images, descriptions and vital information (think T&Cs, returns and delivery info) NOTHS encourage companies to share their brand story, inspiration and ethos with browsers. Basically, information that makes your company unique and memorable.

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