Slather on the sunscreen and get ready for a Cream Wave. New Balance is serving up a heaping scoop of cozy with the new New Balance 550 Sea Salt Cream Black. This shoe is perfect for days when you just want to lounge around, thanks to its soft and comfortable design. The perforations on the side panels give the 550 Sea Salt a little bit of edge, while the mesh tongue and heel add a touch of breathability. The black and grey accents provide the perfect contrast to the cream-colored leather upper. Whether you’re headed to the beach or just chilling at home, the NB 550 Sea Salt is a great choice.
Go ahead and treat yourself with a pair, for purchase purposes, refer to the details below. Be sure to also check out the Panda colorway releasing on July 1st.
Where To Buy The New Balance 550 Sea Salt
Colorway: SEA SALT/CREAM/BLACK
Style #: BB550LWT
Release Date: July 7, 2022, July 1st on New Balance
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Now let’s see how the shoe is performing on third party marketplaces so we can properly answer the question that was posed.
New Balance 550 Sea Salt : Resale Value
The chart above gives us a breakdown of the current earnings per size sold. As you can see 15% of the sales resulted in earnings between $20 and $30. 65% led to profits between $30 and $50 while the remaining 20% resulted in earnings from $50 to $94. The sizes to aim for in order to maximize your earnings are 12.5,4.5,11.5, 12,13 and 15. Sizes 7.5 and 8 lead to lesser margins but overall all sizes result in decent returns. So what’s the verdict?
As you can see from our findings, the margins are above average for the most part leading to mark up above 36%. Most small businesses consider a 7 % to 10% margin a win. So is the New Balance 550 Sea Salt a good flip? Absolutely ( it does depend on the number of pairs you acquire though). Let me also add that the shoe has a positive trend which means this is also a commodity you can hold onto for the long term.