Business of the Week: Fashions For Less
Fashions For Less, a newcomer to the inlet village right off the boardwalk, is officially open. Geared towards trendy accessories such as rings, bracelets, necklaces, wallets, handbags, perfume and press on nails, there will surely be something that catches your eye!
Company President Donald McLane has been in the business for over 20 years, and sells his products to thousands of stores nationwide, as well as in Europe and Canada. His goal is to deliver the best quality products to his customers at an affordable cost. In a previous interview with Ocean City Today, McLane said, “I started from the ground up, but I could see the future…Wholesale was always our main focus, but now we’re trying to build the retail side of it.” After relocating from New Jersey, where he had previously owned and operated three Fashion For Less stores, to West Ocean City, with his wife and four children; he chose to open his first store at 10543 Ocean Gateway in Berlin.
With business flourishing, he and his family have opened a charming shop in the inlet village right in Ocean City. With it’s signature pink sign drawing visitors in, and the great prices of merchandise, which range from $1 to about $12, it is sure to be a staple in any Ocean City visit.
The store conveniently located near the boardwalk overlooks the ocean and has parking available for up to two hours for free (after you get your receipt stamped) and every additional hour is $1.
However, the best deal is their ‘Daily Deal’ where a new product gets listed every night at midnight with a huge discount. The deal is available for a total of 24 hours or until the item has sold out. Online shopping is available at www.fashionsforless.net, with free shipping on all orders. Their store hours are 9am-11pm Mon-Sun at the inlet village location and they are open from 9am-6pm Mon-Sat at their Berlin location.
With the motto of ‘more bling, less cha-ching’ this family business is sure to thrive. They also have a contest where a $100 Visa gift card will be given away to one lucky friend of Fashions For Less when their page receives 1000 “Likes”. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fashions-For-Less/213751745310693. Keep updated on their daily deals which are posted on their website every night at midnight!