The Unclaimed Baggage Center is located in the town of Scottsboro, Alabama, and allows you to legally buy other people’s lost airline luggage online. After an extended period of time, if an airline passenger does not claim their missing baggage and the airline cannot reunite the bags with their rightful owners, the lost items get sent here. Pretty cool right?
You can shop online in categories like clothing, shoes, jewelry, accessories, electronics, and miscellaneous. The store uses the methods of repurposing, recycling, and reselling. Any electronics are wiped clean of all personal data. According to the store’s online description, not all items get put up for sale. Any items containing personal information are shredded. Some of the items the facility has found and sold over the years are wild. You can see some previews below.
You will be happy to know that in addition to selling unique items for cheap, The Unclaimed Baggage Center also gives back to the community. For every item that is sold the company donates something to someone in need. You can see more shopping online for other people’s lost airline luggage here.