- Avg. revenue /month$2
- Avg. sessions /month426
- Avg. profit /month$1
Why this business was started
I am passionate about endangered animals and spent literally months building this store. At the point I was going to fully launch the store I had some personal problems which meant I did not have the time or budget to commit to promotion. I have suggested on the website 10% of profits (not sales) are donated to the World Wildlife Fund but this can be stopped or you could simply chose your own animal charity/cause.
The reason of selling this business
I have to now fully prioritize another business I have- and it is frankly with deep regret I now need to sell this and ideally would like to find a buyer who is also genuinely passionate about saving endangered animals!
What's involved in running this business
It was only me and one freelancer who was a Shopify expert to set it up - now it is just about driving traffic but clearly it would help if there is natural empathy /connection with endangered animals. You need to know how to generate traffic, convert the traffic to sales, maintain customer relations - but the orders are fulfilled by Printful. As mentioned elsewhere it is vital to attract repeat customers and conduct customer research.
Traffic and Performance
- Avg. revenue /month$2Verified
- Avg. sessions /month426Verified
- Avg. profit /month$1
- Profit Margin1%
- Avg. sales /month1
- Shopify plan
Physical inventoryNot Included
Logo and branding assetsBy handing over the store entirely all images are already on the Shopify platform - and/or I could send them via Wetransfer
Personal support after saleNot Included
Product photosBy handing over the store entirely all images are already on the Shopify platform - and/or I could send them via Wetransfer
Social mediaNot Included
Supplierswith Printful - its all fully set up for product fulfillment.
Mailing ListNot Included
How to grow this business
The products naturally appeal to anybody who has an interest in endangered animals which is a good proportion of the population - but at the same time a very niche market which can very easily be identified through Facebook and other websites that focus on endangered animals. When I researched this before you can also definitely buy very large email lists of people who have donated to animal charities so they would be a natural good target. I would also suggest maybe doing some joint ventures with animal charity websites where they could promote this store to their database in return for a small percentage on sales. And of course Instagram which is very visual and image orientated - as are all the animals!
Skills to have
It is fully set up for fulfillment with the number one for printed goods company Printful so it is mainly just about driving traffic. A potential buyer will need to have skills to make this business work such as customer service skills, email marketing, traffic generation and knowledge of how to use the Shopify platform - like the widgets and apps!
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.