Home Business Idea: Dropship Clothing for Big Profits!
If you are longing to leave your boring, dead end job and work from home in your own ecommerce business, here is an idea for you: Dropship clothing for big profits!
Working from home with an online business is fantastic! If you asked most ecommerce entrepreneurs how working from home suits them, most of them would probably reply that their only regret is not doing it sooner. Until you experience the freedom and personal satisfaction that you get from being your own boss and writing your own paycheck---you can’t imagine how wonderful working from home really is.
So, the very fact that you are considering ecommerce means that you are on the right track. Ecommerce has changed the face of business. It has created a global marketplace that is accessible to everyone who is able to get online. It has drastically reduced the start-up costs of starting your own business and can be maintained at a fraction of the costs of running a traditional, brick and mortar business.
Ecommerce is great and dropshipping takes it one step closer to sheer perfection as far as a business model for the average worker bee who is weary to trudging along day after day, making money for somebody.
Now, one of the most critical elements of reshipping success is your niche. Clothing, as a dropshipping niche, is a can’t miss proposition.
Think about it! Most people in the world today wear clothing. Talk about a market with a huge consumer demand! You would certainly never lack for potential customers since clothing falls into the category of Necessities with most folks.
The thing is, though, clothing is an exceedingly broad niche. In fact, it many be so broad that to try and cover all if it with your dropship business would be well nigh impossible. You might be better off to drill within the niche to find and develop a lucrative sub-niche.
For example, you might specialize in dropship clothing just for kids. Or just for women. Or just for men. Or just for babies.
Here are some stats from eMarketer regarding clothing sales in the United States for 2012. They should give you a good idea of the potential for profit within this niche.
“Online sales of apparel and accessories are now growing faster than any other ecommerce product segment, and the category is poised to help US retail ecommerce sales grow 15.4% to $224.2 billion in 2012, after stronger-than-expected sales took the market to $194.3 billion last year, according to a new report by eMarketer.
eMarketer estimates online sales of US apparel and accessories—a product type for which shoppers’ desire to touch, feel and try on items before making a purchase was long seen as a deterrent to online sales—will grow 20% to $40.9 billion in 2012, up from $34.16 billion in 2011. Online sales of books, music and videos are expected to grow 18% to $20.35 billion this year, after increasing 20% to $17.2 billion in 2011.”
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It’s plain to see that if you dropship clothing, you will have chosen a home business ecommerce niche with a tremendous potential for profits, so get started today and start living the good life working from home!