Why this business was started
I built this site to promote a unique product from China that I had never heard about. Due to the increasing volume of sales and traffic for this particular item, it seemed obvious to me that a site dedicated for sales and marketing would be successful. The Original Zen Lighter was born as the result.
The reason of selling this business
I like to build branding and sites, but have a very full schedule with family and work. It was my intention to build something viable, get it well indexed in the search engines (which I have successfully done), and pass the torch to somebody who will enjoy operating the site and processing the orders.
What's involved in running this business
The business is up and running. All you need to do is increase marketing to increase sales and then process the orders. The flow is already largely automated. The learning curve is maybe an hour or two. Then, you can add products instantly or continue to operate the site with the original product alone.
- Shopify plan
Physical inventoryNot available for starter stores
Logo and branding assetsI will provide full admin access to the site and any other files via Dropbox. This includes the logo and all site graphics.
Personal support after saleI am happy to assist the buyer via email, text, or phone for 30-days during the transition. The site is fairly simple to operate, and everything is already configured.
Product photosThey are included with the site transfer, which will be provided via the Wordpress admin.
SuppliersNot available for starter stores
Mailing ListNot Included
How to grow this business
-Use Instagram to promote the site with influencers -Add Facebook advertising -Drive traffic through SEO and the direct website -Add complimentary products and services -Monetize the site/traffic with some relevant ads
Skills to have
Shopify and Wordpress experience is a plus. However, both are very simple and I am willing to train/assist, if needed.
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.