Merchandise income

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The Wikimedia Foundation sells Wikimedia merchandise through the Wikimedia store, bringing in some merchandise income to help fund the WMF's activities.

The Wikimedia store is not intended to become a profit center.

On the WMF Financial statements, merchandise income is filed as part of "other income".


Merchandise sales[1]
Year Net sales Gross sales
FY13/14 $13,444 $45,052
FY14/15 $17,610 $40,588
FY15/16 $36,070 $85,503
(Figures from FY15/16 through FY18/19 not provided.)
FY19/20, Q1-Q2 ? $200,000