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Private listing #803796

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$6,000
  • Avg. revenue /month
    $1,755
  • Avg. sessions /month4,964
  • Avg. profit /month
    $2,500

Business Story

Why this business was started

This business started as a class project, I would receive course credit for creating some type of eCommerce store. I wanted the store to have a positive impact on the world so I chose to help clean up the ocean by selling reusable straws. I started the store as a free + shipping campaign, we sold around 2000 straws in the first 4 days at a cheaper price than any other straw seller on the internet. Since then we have moved into traditional sells.

The reason of selling this business

As a new college graduate I do not believe my future is in eCommerce stores, so I have decided to sell off all of my eCommerce assets and will be moving to a new city where I have accepted a full time job offer.

What's involved in running this business

To successfully run this business you need to have basic knowledge of all aspects of eCommerce. Skills that will be needed: - Social Media Content / Posting - Social Media Marketing - Social Media Community Management - Inventory Management - Shopify Backend - Knowledge of the plastic problem in the world

This business was founded: about 1 year ago
Time to run this business: approximately 10 hours per week

Traffic and Performance

  • Avg. revenue /month
    $1,755
    Verified
  • Avg. sessions /month4,964Verified
  • Avg. profit /month
    $2,500
  • Profit Margin60%
  • Avg. sales /month400
Other details about profit: There are no other details about our profits.
Total revenue
  • $21,064
  • Revenue data comes directly from Shopify and cannot be edited by the seller
    Total traffic
  • 59,575Visits
  • Traffic data comes directly from Shopify and cannot be edited by the seller

    Expenses

    • Shopify plan
      $29
      /month
    • Domain
      $11
      /year
    • Influencer
      $300
      /month

    Sale Includes

    • Physical inventory

      Not Included
    • Logo and branding assets

      All assets will be transferred through G-drive or DropBox.
    • Personal support after sale

      If you purchase the store before the physical inventory is sold I will fulfill your orders, otherwise I will be available to answer any questions for two weeks after the sale.
    • Domain

    • Product photos

      All assets will be transferred through G-drive or DropBox.
    • Social media

    • Suppliers

    • Mailing List

      8,000subscribers

    Seller‘s Advice

    How to grow this business

    To grow the store in the next five years I would add more products to the lineup other than reusable straws...such as water bottles, canvas bags and shirts. On top of that I would add a social mission, something similar to what 4ocean.com does.

    Skills to have

    To manage this store successfully I think it is important to have knowledge of the plastic crisis that our world is facing and being able to convey that message through our various social media channels.

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