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Your Market Checklist

Traders- Hints & Tips

Got everything you need?

A Market Checklist, Pedddle

So you are having a stall and feeling a bit over whelmed in what to do/take with you.

Check out my other articles about starting up and having a stall as that might be super useful with the basics. ‘Starting my own business’ and ‘Having a stall‘. The last one covers pretty much everything.

With everything small business owners have to think of, it is hard to keep a clear head and remember what you need to pack for your markets. So, to make it a little easier, we have created these checklists for you. They are not gospel but will just point you in the right direction.

Here is a market checklist of what you need, essentials through to nice-to-have items when trading at an event.


Card reader
Power charger and USB cables
Apron/bag to hold the float safely on you.
Postcards/business cards
Receipt book/record book for sales
A Pedddle Board if you have one!

A way to collect email addresses off customers
Wrap for delicate items
Food/Snacks and drinks prepared.

Blue Tac
Sticky notes/sticky labels
Price tags (extra)
Cardboard for wobbly table legs!
Cable ties
Safety pins
Clamps for windy days
cellotape/duck tape
Extra table cloth/covering – just in case the stall next to you is free.
Plastic sheet if leaving the stall over night
Extra gazebo weights
(cold days)
Carpet or yoga mat to stand on!
Gloves and hand warmers
Thermal insoles

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