This used to be pretty common, not so sure if that's the case these days, though.
You have something different. Something fishermen haven't seen. Maybe one of those guys wins a tournament or catches a nice fish on your bait. Maybe he tells a friend and he tells a friend. Next thing you know it's taking off. Happens with every "hot" lure. Think Senko, Chatterbait, Basstrix, etc. If you don't want to sell your baits, one of 3 things will happen......
1) You will tell them no
2) You will continue selling them your baits at outrageous prices until they realize they are outr