To keep our inventory high-end and of the highest quality. Please carefully check your things and bring your best! On larger items we ask that you check to see if there has been a recall on that item before keying it into the data base.
They must be in excellent condition and no more than five years old or less than one-year from the expiration date. We will have waivers for you to fill out.
During the sale, our website will be LIVE and consignors can check their sales throughout the day! At the moment an item sells it will show up as 'sold' on the website.
Our consignors have LOVED using our new SMARTPHONE ITEM ENTRY to enter their consignment items by voice recognition! This item entry page can be accessed by Rhea Lana consignors at https://ankeny.rhealana.com/. We are thrilled with this REVOLUTIONARY feature. We know moms are busy and we appreciate your time and energy. . . If you didn't use this new feature last season, give it a try this time; we know you'll love it!
Because of our high regard for the safety of children and in light of the recent ruling by the CPSC, Rhea Lana's Inc. will no longer be accepting ANY cribs manufactured before December 2010. Cribs manufactured between December 2010 and June 28, 2011, must have a certificate of compliance and not be recalled to be consigned with Rhea Lana's. Any crib manufactured after June 28, 2011, and has not been recalled, can be consigned as long as it meets Rhea Lana's quality standards
You can qualify for an early shopping pass by consigning or volunteering. You don't have to consign to be a volunteer! Shifts are 3-4 hours, and there are day and evening shifts all during the sale. You can find more information about this under the WORKERS NEEDED bubble after the sale is open. If you want to be part of the Rhea Lana experience in our community, sign up to be a volunteer! Not only will we love to have you but you'll be glad you did!
We offer this service so you can make your purchases easily when you check out.
Talk about easy! You can label your clothes while hanging out at home. To print your labels at home, you MUST PRINT THEM IN COLOR and follow the directions given. You will need labels that are the right size, and after you do it once it is so easy! If you enter your items before midnight the day before drop off day, you can pick up your barcoded labels at our location and put them on at home before you bring your clothes to the store. (Check sale info for more specifics) PLEASE TAKE NOTE if you put labels on at home your clothes are NOT guaranteed until you have been checked in at drop off time with one of our Managers.
If you or a friend is a mom-to-be, click on the Moms-to-Be link to sign up for a Special Guest Pass. As our gift to you, we will give you a pass to shop before the public at our Pre-Sale. Just register and supply us with your baby's due date. We Love and welcome new parents by adoption. You may register and be included at this time.
If you have wonderful children's items that you would like to consign but do not have time to prepare and enter, our VIP Consignor program is perfect for you! We would love to help; we do all the work, and you will receive a check! There are a limited number of VIP slots available during each event and they fill up quick.
As a Consignor have at least three new Consignors, consign at least 25 items to earn 75% of your sales. If you bring five new consignors, who consign 25 items you get 80% of your sales. If you are a new consignor, this opportunity is extended to you as well. VIPS are not included. To receive credit the new consignor MUST email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name as the referral.
If an item is lost or stolen, we will pay you as if it sold. We will take care of your things like they are our own. The only exception to this is if you label your items at home. LOSS is very low at Rhea Lana's. You can trust us and our careful accounting system with your items.
Our on-line pricing system is very easy to use. The best part is you can do this work from the comfort of your home. You can set your own prices and choose if you want items to sell for 1/2 price at the end of the sale. You can also choose if any of your unsold items can be donated to Alpha women's shelter and TAKE. You will prepare your items and receive 70% for your work!
Rhea Lana events always have free admission and parking! It is our pleasure to have you come to our event and bring your friends. If you are a consignor or a volunteer we do have a special PRE SALE event for you. Each consignor and volunteer will also receive guest passes for their friends. You've earned the early shopping time! We will open to the public the next morning.
You will see our name a lot around your neighborhoods, in the paper, on the radio, and in town. We will be inviting others to shop and buy your items. We will have MANY moms-to-be who come as our guests and want to buy your wonderful baby equipment your family has outgrown. You won't have to organize a garage sale or ship your items to buyers, you can bring it to us, and we'll be ready to help you sell your items at a great price.