Drop Shipping

Wholesale Suppliers: How to Offer Dropshipping Services

Wholesale Suppliers: How to Offer Dropshipping Services

Drop shipping is becoming a popular option for Canadian and international online sellers. In many countries, wholesale suppliers and distributors have recognized the opportunity and found success after implementing a drop shipping program. Entire businesses have been built around the demand, in fact, from distribution networks to apps.

Print-on-Demand Giant Opens Canadian Fulfillment Centre

Print-on-Demand Giant Opens Canadian Fulfillment Centre

As Canadian entrepreneurs embrace third-party product fulfillment, drop shipping and print-on-demand (POD), the call for domestic fulfillment options has grown louder. Similar to the classic drop shipping model, print-on-demand means that wholesale items are made-to-order at the request of an online merchant, and then delivered directly to their customer.

2021 Top 5 Drop Shipped Product Suppliers for Canadians

2021 Top 5 Drop Shipped Product Suppliers for Canadians

Many Canadians are interested in selling products online, either with their own website or through eBay and Amazon. Drop shipping provides a low-risk option for starting an online business in Canada.  Today’s supplier portals (gateways) and apps make it really easy to find and sell millions of products globally.  The most difficult part is choosing […]

Wholesale Drop Shipping for Canadian Online Sellers

Wholesale Drop Shipping for Canadian Online Sellers

Drop shipping is a simple enough concept. You make arrangements with a wholesale supplier, manufacturer or distributor to sell their products direct online, as opposed to having an inventory of products in your physical location. You can offer these products on your own website, or via online auctions like eBay, or through a sellers’ market […]

Dropshipping Secrets: Profiting From Product Trends

Dropshipping Secrets: Profiting From Product Trends

Product Trends are identified by analyzing the latest consumer behaviours, and anticipating future demand with data & instinct. Trends are especially important to drop shippers, because they have a unique ability to test & change products rapidly. Mastering the art of trend spotting and related product selection makes drop shipping more profitable, and addresses competition […]

Study: Retailers of all Sizes Using Dropshipping for Online Orders

Study: Retailers of all Sizes Using Dropshipping for Online Orders

Drop shipping is a hands-free, wholesale fulfillment option available to online sellers of any size, working under a variety of business models. In short, the wholesale supplier fulfills orders on behalf of the retailer and ships them directly to the customer. Arrangements are usually made to make it appear that the order has come directly […]

How Should Returns be Handled for Drop-Shipped Products in Canada?

How Should Returns be Handled for Drop-Shipped Products in Canada?

Online sellers, be they individuals or larger companies, sometimes reject drop-shipped order fulfillment because they’re concerned about the management of returns. It’s becoming easier to process returned merchandise, as both the suppliers and sellers work towards simplifying the process. At this point, it’s not much more convoluted than handling returns from direct-to-consumer sales.