General Merchandise, also known as "hardgoods", is a mixture of product categories.
Contents - A mixed assortment of unprocessed customer returns, shelf pulls, damaged boxes, display items, end-of-life merchandise, etc. Examples include housewares, electronics, cookware, small appliances, knock-down furniture, tools, toys, sporting goods, home décor and much more.
Sources - Retail outlets, big box stores, catalog companies, importers.
Details - General merchandise does not include clothing and domestics.
Market - Because these loads are normally priced attractively, they are a great entry level load for the budget minded, and they sell fast
See Overview of Products in the Glossary for more information.