If you are a guitar lover and also to make some money out of music, then you can give a shot in the field of guitar sales and distribution online. The guitar is one of the most popular musical instruments and it has a huge prospective buyer. Online guitar store sells new and used guitars to customers. Prepare a checklist to start and be successful in the guitar online selling business.
Research and make a plan: Research the local music stores and visit the online musical instrument store and make some friendly inquiries. Search the manufacturer websites as well to find out of the products can be purchased online. Most companies manufacturing musical instruments easily over dealership on their sites. Make a clear plan including the costs involved, target market, name of the business, and so on.
Get In Touch
Contact guitar manufactures that you have shortlisted be it small or large companies. Most manufacturers will have an online contact form that will require your name, address, email, why you want to start the business, available investment capital, the number of stores, etc. Send your queries and they will surely contact you to find out more or fix a meeting and discuss in person or otherwise (whichever is convenient).
Listen, Learn And Negotiate
Pay careful attention to the manufacturer’s buy-in requirements, repair and return policies, the company’s online sales, and any other relevant information that you feel you should be aware of. Seek a distributor friendly company as it will also help to ease our relationship with your prospective customers. Most importantly, do not forget to expatiate with the manufacturer as there always stands a chance for this.
Approach A Qualified Web Designer
Hire a web designer and work with him closely to prepare a creative and attractive website with all the information describing your store’s offerings. List the types of guitars with its features in detail and clear photos. Set the price and offers or discounts, if any offered by you.
Add Accessories Too
Add guitar accessories to the product line. Some popular guitar accessories include straps, strings, etc. It is quite obvious that a guitar buyer will require these accessories as well. So why not make some money out of these too.
Follow the above tips and get stared to open an online guitar instrument store in the Philippines. Make profits by following your passion. Cool, isn’t it?