A toy dropship business is a method of selling toys without having the actual items in stock. You act as a middleman and communicate orders between the customer and the manufacturer. And you make money in the process by adding a little amount to the manufacturer’s price.
Nope, you are not cheating on the customers. You will actually make an agreement with the toy manufacturer or dropshipper, allowing you to promote their products on their behalf. They may suggest a retail price, but you can set you own price. It is your own toy dropship business anyway.
You may be asking why it is a good idea to be dropshipping toys. Well, you can just look out your window and see dozens of potential customers playing on the street or walking with their parents. Kids are all over the world and there is enough market for everybody who owns a toy dropship business.
Now, you may be asking how you can start one. Simple, all you have to do is look for dropshipping companies and partner with them. There are a lot of companies out there that want to do business with you.
But I have to warn you that there are also a lot of scammers that are out to take your hard earned money. One way of succeeding in the dropshipping industry is to make sure that you don’t get scammed right from the start. Check on the credibility and reliability of the company before you do business with them.
Once you’ve chosen a reliable partner, you can now go and start selling your products. Posting your products at auction sites like ebay and ioffer is the easiest way for you to start generating sales. An ebay seller account is easy to set up and fees are nominal, you can even set up your own toy dropship business store on ebay.
Ioffer is cheaper so you would want to check them out as well. Having your own ecommerce store is also beneficial since you won’t have to pay any listing fees.
Ebay fees can be limiting sometimes, so what you can do is let your ebay customers know that you have your own ecommerce store. That way they can go directly to the site when purchasing other items.
Many people have made a fortune in dropshipping, and there’s no reason why can’t have that same success. It’s just a matter of strategy and perseverance. Again, there are lots of kids out there and there is a lot of room for your toy dropship business in this industry.