- Avg. revenue /month$4
- Avg. sessions /month200
- Avg. profit /month$5
Why this business was started
I started this part time business to make some extra money on the side. I've always loved the outdoors, so I figured drop shipping in the outdoor niche would be the perfect introduction to part time drop shipping. I left the store idle for quite a while, and got back into it around September and was able to generate some profit by selling ski goggles. This was quite exciting, and I loved being able to sell outdoor products while also being able to promote and discuss the outdoors with other outdoors men.
The reason of selling this business
I'm selling this store because I started it as a part time business with the intent of being able to work on it during my spare time. I was able to put a substantial amount of time into the development of the aesthetics and branding of the site, and found a supplier who was willing to give us a hefty wholesale discount, with branded goggles. Unfortunately, I do not have nearly enough time to manage a business like this, and I'd like to sell it to someone who's willing to keep it running.
What's involved in running this business
This business is run by myself, with tasks occasionally outsourced to freelancers, such as logo design, and other tasks which require artistic or graphic skill. Oberlo is used to fulfill the orders, and the process is almost entirely automated, the focus of the business owner is simply marketing. There's interest in the store on Instagram, when the store was active, we'd receive daily messages of people wanting to partner with our brand. If the Instagram page becomes active again, it has a reliable fan base who're interested in the products and will save time by going the business organically.
Traffic and Performance
- Avg. revenue /month$4Verified
- Avg. sessions /month200Verified
- Avg. profit /month$5
- Profit Margin100%
- Avg. sales /month2
- Shopify plan
Physical inventoryNot Included
Logo and branding assetsYou will gain complete usage rights to the store, domain, and Instagram/Facebook page.
Personal support after saleI'll provide support for the first 2 weeks after selling the store, it may take me a bit of time to reply to requests for help because I'm a full-time student, but I'll be able to help with marketing, what tools to use, how to promote the store, and detailed targeting. Most of the marketing efforts can be focused on Instagram because the followers on that platform are much more engaged and willing to purchase the products for sale.
Product photosNot Included
Mailing ListNot Included
How to grow this business
If I weren't selling, I'd grow this business by weekly social media uploads teasing products, Facebook and Instagram detailed targeting marketing, and by getting into selling branded goggles straight from the supplier.
Skills to have
There are no skills that have to be known to operate this business, but a willingness to put in consistent effort must be present.
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.