- Avg. revenue /month$8,706
- Avg. sessions /month7,471
- Avg. profit /month$3,500
Why this business was started
Fitness apparel does not have to be so expensive! This started as an experiment and turned into a profitable hobby. I had some spare time and began watching videos about drop-shipping and eCommerce. I took the plunge and focused on building a strong organic Instagram following.
The reason of selling this business
I am not passionate about this niche (female fitness attire). I would rather focus the little spare time I have into something I am passionate about. I would also like to use the proceeds of this sale towards my wedding. Requires someone more marketing savvy and passionate than myself to really scale.
What's involved in running this business
Marketing (FB ads), Social Media (Insta posts, Order processing (Oberlo), customer service (emails, supplier liaison (skype with aliexpress suppliers). I have used a Virtual assistant to handle all customer service and Order processing jobs for the last 11 months. She costs $6 per hour and typically will work between 5 - 12 hours per week depending how many orders. My focus has been on Facebook ads manager, mainly focusing on Instagram ads etc. I am no expert on this but have managed to sustain profitable campaigns since day 1. For the last 3 months I have only spent around 1-2 hours per week on this.
Traffic and Performance
- Avg. revenue /month$8,706Verified
- Avg. sessions /month7,471Verified
- Avg. profit /month$3,500
- Profit Margin20%
- Avg. sales /month478
- Shopify plan
- Oberlo etc.
- Facebook ads (Instagram)
- Animoto (for video ads_
Physical inventoryNot Included
Logo and branding assetsLogo - Direct transfer to preferred destination.
Personal support after saleSmooth transition and introduction to Virtual Assistant and suppliers. Any questions or assistance needed for first few weeks.
Product photosProduct photos and vids - Direct transfer to preferred destination.
How to grow this business
Hire a marketing expert and google ads expert.
Skills to have
Basic fundamental understanding of the drop-shipping model. FB ads understanding although Youtube can teach you anything you need to know.
Our features for a secure experience
- Verified revenue and traffic
- Secure messaging platform
- Escrow payment system
- Dedicated migration team
Why use Exchange?
Exchange is the largest and fastest-growing marketplace for Shopify e-commerce stores
Verified listing data
The revenue and traffic data that you see on each listing is pulled directly from its Shopify account. This means that the data has been verified. Exchange reviews and monitors listings for thorough and accurate information.
Secure messaging platform
You will be able to communicate with sellers via a secure messaging platform. After you log in and request information from a listing, sellers are notified and have the ability to respond. When you are ready, you can make an offer.
Encrypted payment capture
Exchange and Escrow.com have partnered together to provide you with safe transactions that have bank encryption, making sure that payment is securely captured. Escrow.com ensures that its users pass verification checks before transactions can proceed.
Take time to inspect the business
Once you submit payment to Escrow.com and the payment has been secured, the funds are held until you confirm that all assets received are as negotiated. You can use the inspection period to ask the seller any extra questions about the business.
Safe store transfer
When the transaction is finalized, the dedicated migration team at Exchange will begin the process of making you the new owner of the store. Buyers and sellers will be notified via an email from the Exchange team once store transfers have been completed.
Post-purchase 24/7 Shopify support
Once you log into your Shopify account for the first time and choose a subscription plan, Shopify Support Gurus are available 24/7 to help you with the settings of the store.