How Do You Drop Ship Handmade Crafts?
Drop shipping is used when a retail store receives an order for an item that you currently hold in your inventory or items you will create once the order is placed. Once the store receives the order, it sends the order to you and you are responsible for shipping the item to the buyer. This process requires more time on your part than it would if you were shipping a complete wholesale order to a store, but it allows flexibility in ordering for the store without the risk associated with placing a large order. Establish a relationship with a retail store that does drop shipping. Often this is an online store because the items only require an image. If it is a physical store, the store often has a sample or two of the items you are drop shipping. Determine the sales price with the store; it is typical to earn more than your wholesale price for the items being drop shipped due to the extra time in gathering and shipping the orders. If your orders are made after they are placed, be sure to i