Updated on June 8th, 2022
1. Compare Rimowa retailers
When you decide to purchase a Rimowa suitcase there are several outlets where you can purchase it from. You can obviously purchase it from the Rimowa store or Rimowa webshop. Larger retailers like 24s.com, Barneys, Nordstrom also sell Rimowa suitcases. Surprisingly, marketplaces like eBay, Amazon and Grailed also offer new Rimowa suitcases.
The different retailers also offer different prices. Some include free shipping others don’t. Comparing the different prices at retailers can already save you a few bucks.
2. Compare price per region
What’s also interesting is that price differences differ per region. The price difference has to do with the perceived value and the cost of doing business in a certain country but also the exchange between two currencies can work in your favor. Let’s compare the prices of a Rimowa Original Cabin between the US and Europe.
€840 eur is, as of writing, $940 dollar. This is a price difference of $316 dollar.
This is a price difference of $316 dollar.
So if you are looking for the price on a Rimowa it’s worthy to know that the prices are lower in certain countries. So how can you make use of this price difference?
The most obvious way to profit from this price difference per region is to travel. When you are on a business trip or on holiday and you have a Rimowa on your wishlist, drop by a Rimowa store or order online and have it send to your hotel or accommodation. If you feel lucky you can even claim a tax return on the airport. Please don’t forget to bring the invoice!
Family and friends
When you don’t have the burden or luxury of traveling. Then maybe you have the burden or luxury of having friends and family abroad. Have them purchase a Rimowa for you. Next steps is off course getting it across the pond.
3. Check for discounts and coupons
Discount at retailers
Most of the time Rimowa suitcases aren’t on sale. But sometimes retailers offer discounts on their luggage collection. A discount can vary up to 10%. For a $1000 dollar suitcase you can save as much as $100 dollar.
Coupons for eBay
eBay regularly has coupon deals which can save you 10 to 15 percent off the price with a maximum discount of $100 dollar. If you are not able to travel, or have someone send a Rimowa from Europe or a region where the exchange rate, then the next best way to get a good deal on a Rimowa is through eBay or another marketplace. You will not only profit the price difference but on top of that you can also profit from an additional $100 dollar discount.