Melbourne, VIC 3004
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Import /Wholesale /Online Retail Business - Operate from HOME | Gifts & Homeware
Price: AUD $20,000 plus Stock at cost
- Import, wholesale & online retail of quality home decor and gift category products specialising in Tea-light & Candle holders including styles of votive and pillar candle holders, hurricanes, lanterns, hangings, pillar plates, platters, wall scones, wall mirrors. These are metallic, handmade products sourced from India. A small section of ceramic hangings sourced from Thailand.
- Launched in Feb, 2015 as a sole proprietor, incorporated into company in Oct, 2015. Based in Melbourne.
- Primarily started as a wholesale business but now has got equal online retail presence.
- Demand for the product range is huge; it fits in the category of gifts, home décor, homewares, outdoor, furniture, hotels, restaurants, weddings, events.
- Stock value: $55,000 approx. (Landing Cost)
- Business has got proper system in place and streamlined for easy operations to operate from home.
- Owner is a full time mother to a 2 year old; on an average, spends about 2-3 hours in a week to keep it running.
- Business has got excellent website with easy to operate backend for two platforms: wholesale customers & retail customers for different pricing structure.
- Business uses a 3PL company for storage and order fulfilment. Once we receive an order, we send an auto generated packing list to warehouse. They pack and dispatch the order to customers. This allows owner to be anywhere in the world and still manage to run the show. Prospective new owners may decide to operate it from their own warehouse/facility/home and save on the biggest chunk or the only on-going major expense involved in this business, which is warehousing & order fulfilment.
- All the products are properly labeled with barcodes, product codes, names.
- Business has got 400 wholesale customers (who we have supplied to) in our database
- Business does trade shows twice a year - Melbourne in August & Sydney in February and also two retail shows in Melbourne. Haven't done all of these since the birth of our baby. Its an optional activity for prospective new owner, he/she might just decide to run it online and save on the next big expense done on this business.
- Business has got no liability, no lease and no dues whatsoever.
- Business has got social media presence, excellent product images, lifestyle images, catalogs.
- Business has got huge potential; literally sky is the limit if one could put in a few more hours.
- Reason for sale: Health and family commitments
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