- Avg. revenue /month$1,162
- Avg. sessions /month463
- Avg. profit /month$300
Why this business was started
I love the process of setting up new businesses and finding niches that need better, more modern online stores. This is a niche that has large margins and not a lot of competition, and I truly believe it is an excellent opportunity for someone to make theirs and enjoy the 'entrepreneur' lifestyle as they learn and grow the business.
The reason of selling this business
I am guilty of setting up too many businesses that I can't operate all at once. This just happens to be one that was put on the back burner and never reached its potential. This is honestly a plug and play solution if you are willing to put in the work to complete what I started, and I'll show you how. As a side note, I have never had a store be this successful before setting up any paid advertising, so take that for what it's worth.
What's involved in running this business
Adding new products and updating pricing, monitoring social media accounts and email marketing (already set up), setting up and tweaking ad campaigns on Google, Facebook, and Pinterest. Submitting orders to U.S. manufacturers who ship direct to your customers. This can mainly be done by email and everyone is responsive and courteous. You will start with good relationships all round.
Traffic and Performance
- Avg. revenue /month$1,162Verified
- Avg. sessions /month463Verified
- Avg. profit /month$300
- Profit Margin30%
- Avg. sales /month2
- Shopify plan
- Pinterest (content creation)
Physical inventoryNot Included
Logo and branding assetsEmail or dropbox, whichever is preferred. All of the branding from logos, fonts, email marketing, social media assets, etc, was completed by me, so I have all of the source files you may need.
Personal support after saleI will provide full email support to help the transition for up to three months, and answer any questions you may have. I'll also give you a roadmap of how I would grow the store over the next couple of years. If you have any prior experience running an online store or a Shopify store, you probably won't even need that long!
Product photosEmail or dropbox, whichever is preferred. Product photos are also available direct through the manufacturers, and I will provide all the necessary contact information for the suppliers.
Mailing ListNot Included
How to grow this business
I never actually ran any transactional ads to this store. I got too caught up in setting up social media accounts and email marketing, and never got around to launching ad campaigns. To grow the store, I would use Google PLAs (Shopping tab), Facebook retargeting, and Pinterest promoted pins. I would also get to work on the Facebook page that already has over 11k followers, and start to leverage that into additional traffic and referrals. There is a lot of potential here, and I hope you can tell I am being sincere on that.
Skills to have
Understand how to operate Shopify, Facebook ads, Pinterest ads, and Google ads. Most of the graphic design and web development has been completed so you won't need to an expert in those areas.
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.