Home OnLine Craft Business
Successful On Line Craft Niche Home Business - Alone, or with Home
THE MAIN BUSINESS: is production of unique, custom, fabric covered cork bulletin boards and decorative push pins, plus supporting accessories. THE WEBSITE: is www.PushPinsAndFabricCorkBoards.com. A look at the site will give you an excellent idea of the scope of the operation. We have over 2500 loyal customers and many repeats.
BULLETIN BOARDS: On the site at the main category - Fabric Covered Bulletin Boards - the base board is manufactured and covered with the customer's fabric selection. Currently there are over 600 bolts of fabrics in different themes, colors & designs, including burlap and felt, totaling over 3000 yards. This main category has 49 theme, sub categories. Added to the covered board are any embellishment ribbons chosen by the customer. Inventory includes over 200/100yd spools of grosgrain ribbons. Fifty color selections are currently offered on the site of each fabric listing. The board is finished on the back with felt and "d" rings for hanging. The finished Board is a quality product and you can see our many testimonials on the site.
DECORATIVE PUSH PINS, the second main category, are created with embellishments that often match the many themes found in the same 49 theme, sub categories, making it easy for the customer to go to the same sub-category and choose matching push pins for a truly personalized presentation. There are currently over 841 different choices of Push Pin subjects and over 5,900 sets prepared for sale.
CLEARANCE 12"X12" BOARDS: When fabric is discontinued, or there is less than 1yd on the bolt, the listing goes into the CLEARANCE boards main category at a sales price. There are currently 492 different fabric subjects and 1969 pieces precut for the 12"x12" Clearance Sales.
CLEARANCE PUSH PINS: For the bargain hunter, a separate category lists all the push pins that have been discounted.
SALE PRICE OF $95,000 INCLUDES:
- the website, a CS Cart full shopping cart. The cart is sophisticated and can handle a substantial increase in listings, categories, or anything that might be needed for expansion. It is easy to maintain and easy to manage with some working knowledge of website development and the new platforms. We work with a very knowledgable guru of CS Cart, willing to help.
- a working Pinterest site at www.pinterest.com/PushPinsBoards. The site has developed "Boards"* set up for the different categories on the site so that new products can be put on for the Pinterest audience. There are currently 5 advertising group boards. On our Pinterest site, you can follow the "Pins"* on the first two boards to see lots of pictures of our Shop set up and home that is also available. * Don't confuse our product bulletin boards with Pinterest Boards and our product Push Pins with Pinterest Pins.
- a Blog set up. You can click the tab "Visit our Blog" on our home page to see a fully set up Blog. We have not kept it current recently, but it would be a wonderful tool for the many improvements, new products and ideas.
- Access databases and reports already developed which will give you access to inventories, reports for: sales, purchasing, etc.
- Very Large Photo Board with lights
- Lots of notes, Vendors, Catalogs, CS Cart Manual, Fabric Mill Suppliers
- Miscellaneous small equipment, supplies and files
If you are interested in the Business only (not including house and grounds), the Total Price for the Business is $95,000.
Seller will carefully pack all items agreed upon and prepare for shipment.
Buyer will pay for packaging materials and shipping costs.
The business is easy to learn, fun to do, and offers very satisfying additional income.
It is highly recommended that buyer plan on at least one visit with hands on instruction. We will supply accommodations in our home.