View Single Post
Unread 09-29-2013, 12:59 PM   #12
Fooskey
Got Wood.
 
Join Date: 04-18-13
Location: MD
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HBMTN View Post
I don't doubt it and I get it. But that mean one has to basically double everything. It means in reality they did 10k in sales and sold $5 items for $10. At $20k in sales and agreed up front to give the venue 1K plus 40% that means the vendor gets $9000 and just made more money that a vendor will.

I'm sure vendors are making money doing it or they would not be doing them but I just don't agree with paying anyone 40-50% any they don't even have risk. Or at least maybe if they are having an event that will bring 50k people and that is why they want a large % of sales then maybe they should guarantee the vendor an x number in gate or food sales, or they don't get that 40%.
Putting on the event is a risk in itself. They will only charge what vendors are willing to pay.

To me, the greater concern is the number of vendors at those events.
Fooskey is offline   Reply With Quote