How much stock will I need to start out an ebay store?

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  1. Emma Harvey profile image90
    Emma Harveyposted 6 years ago

    How much stock will I need to start out an ebay store?

    I know the area in which I intend to market and once I get going on ebay, I will then expand what I will sell. I have started my business plan but need to look into the amount of stock I will need to order. I don't want too much in case it doesn't sell but at the same time, I need enough to get it out with little delay. Anyone experienced in e-commerce / ebay for an opinion?

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  2. dannyhodge profile image76
    dannyhodgeposted 6 years ago

    I'm not experienced in this at all, but i guess logic has kicked in. Why not get a small amount of stock to start with, and see whether you have a market, seeing whether it will sell, etc, then afterwards get some more stock, and work from there?

  3. Emma Harvey profile image90
    Emma Harveyposted 6 years ago

    Thanks Danny - yes I will order small but I need to get it right. I will have to see how the stuff sells smile

  4. okaygrace profile image59
    okaygraceposted 6 years ago

    why don't you just drop ship the products? that way you can see the prices you can get for them with little to no investment at all

 
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