A Collection of Resources Related To Starting A Phone Case Business
How To Start A Phone Case Business
If you’re thinking about starting your own cell phone case business then have a look at the resources I have put together to give you an overview of what to expect from this type of business, but first a few brief points.
Cases are very popular for cell phones. If you consider the number of cell phones sold and the number of people that have cell phone cases you can see the possibilities.
Who Will Buy A Case?
You do have to consider how many people already have a case for their phone. I would say quite a few. I know that I have purchased my case when I purchased the phone. Have I ever replaced it? No, I haven’t so I wouldn’t be a good customer for someone selling cell phone cases.
In order to make an impact, you need to market your cell phone cases, you need to focus on making your cell phone cases desirable. People may not need a new case, but if they find a case that appeals to them more than the one they have then they may purchase based on desire and not need.
How do you make cell phone cases desirable?
You need to have had a wide variety, including name brands, and desirable functions, for example, a case that protects your phone and holds credit cards or cash.
Style is an aspect that will make you cases more desirable, especially for those interested in fashion, fashionable name-brand cases will appeal to them. Another aspect is the graphic on the case. E.g SIFI fans may find graphics on the case related to the latest movie desirable.
You’ll need to locate in a busy area where there is a lot of people, for example, a kiosk in a popular mall, where thousands and thousands of people walk by every hour. You need to make your display attractive and you need to have a wide selection of desirable cases.
You may add additional products and service that go with cell phone cases. E,g accessories such as chargers, cables, screen protectors, cell phone repair ( which you can subcontract), etc.
You’ll want to check for competitors. If there is no competition could there be a reason for that? Maybe there is no demand for cell phone cases in that area? If there is a lot of competition then how will you compete?
Why this Business?
One of the leys to opening any business is that you have to open it for the right reasons. Don’t just do it for the money, do it because you have an interest in the product or service you’re offering. When you enjoy your business you’ll look for ways to succeed and improve rather than a way out when problems occur.
Insights to the above and more can be found in the resources to follow.
Sections in this post include:
- How To Start A Phone Case Business
- Phone Case Business Trends and Statistics
- Profitability and Revenue of A Phone Case Business
- Licenses Needed To Start A Business
- Cell Phone Store Business Insurance
- Employee Considerations
- Finance Your Phone Case Business
- Writing Your Business Plan
- Writing Your Marketing Plan
- Business Cards
- Business Logo
- Phone Case Business Franchise Opportunities
- Is Running A Business The Right Move For You?
- Business Startup Checklist
- A Day In The Life of A Business Owner
- Skill Set Needed To Run A Business
- Tips For Marketing A Phone Case Business
- The Latest About Phone Cases
- Tweets Related To Phone Cases
- Videos Related To Phone Cases
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How To Start A Phone Case Business
Phone Case Business Trends and Statistics
Trends and statistics give you data you can use to make decisions about your startup.
Looking at statistics will allow you to determine if there is a decline, spike, or no change in the market.
Trends allow you to prepare for short- and long-term changes in the market.
With trends and statistics, you may be able to identify any opportunities that may be missing in the marketplace that you can fill through your business.
Have a look at the resources offered below that offer trends and statistics related to this startup.
Profitability and Revenue of A Phone Case Business
To keep your business and your business owner lifestyle alive and well, you need to make sure you are generating enough revenue and making a healthy profit.
Both work hand in hand. Revenue without profit won’t get you anywhere, and profit without revenue doesn’t work.
So how much revenue and profit can you expect from this startup? No one will be able to tell you for sure, because there are too many variables involved. For example:
- Customer service
- Profit margins
You may get an estimate of what to expect, but no one can give accurate numbers without knowing the above.
Have a look at the resources that will give you a general overview of potential revenue and profit for this startup.
Licenses Needed To Start A Business
This section focuses on the licenses required for a business. When starting, you want to make sure you’re doing everything correctly and legally – especially when it comes to permits and licenses.
Have a look at the resources included in this post for an overview of what you need when it comes to permits necessary and licenses.
Licenses and Permits
Cell Phone Store Business Insurance
Having the right insurance for your startup is very important. There are many types of insurance and you need adequate coverage for every aspect of your business. You need to make sure you’re covered for loss, damage liability, lawsuits, and other issues that can harm your business.
An experienced broker can help you get the right coverage and offer insurance for areas you haven’t considered.
Have a look at the resources I have selected for this section that will help you get the right insurance for your startup.
Have you considered if you need employees for your startup? Maybe, in the beginning, you’ll be able to do most or all of the work yourself. But when your startup takes off you may not be able to keep up with running the business and doing all the work.
This section focuses on the type of employees you may need now or in the future to run a business.
Finance Your Phone Case Business
Have you given any thought as to how you’re going to finance your startup? Financing a business is difficult due to the fact that most businesses fail in the first few years. Therefore, banks see a startup as a high-risk.
In order to get the right financing, you need to present your business plan and provide adequate collateral. Have a look below for the resources needed that will help you finance your startup.
Writing Your Business Plan
This section focuses on writing a business plan for your startup. A business plan will keep you focused. When you write a business plan, you have to think about each part in each section and it opens your eyes to many of the questions you need to fill in.
So, in other words, it makes you think about every part of your business.
A business plan is your roadmap for success. It also helps keep you on track and it’s essential when you have to apply for financing.
See the resources below that can assist you with your business plan.
Writing Your Marketing Plan
A marketing plan is something that will help you during the startup phase of your business, as well as when your business is up and running.
Writing a marking plan makes you think about how you’re going to get customers and how you will present your products and services.
Developing your plan makes you dig deep into the way you’re going to approach marketing your startup.
Keep in mind that a marketing plan can be adjusted as needed.
Once your plan is in place follow it, see working and do more of that. Find what’s not working and eliminate the tactics and try different tactics.
With marketing, it’s important to try new things and test. Never allocate a large amount of money on an untested marketing campaign — that’s a recipe for disaster.
Have a look at the following that can help you create a marketing plan for your startup.
Your cards should look professional and offer the main benefit of doing business with you and using your products and services.
Have a look at the samples I have selected below that for ideas on designing your business cards to see what design appeals to you.
Your logo is important: it lasts for years and it’s what people will use to identify your business once your business becomes well-known.
There are many considerations when it comes to designing your logo. Have a look at the list of resources I have selected for this section that will help you create a logo that works well for your business.
Phone Case Business Considerations
Phone Case Business Franchise Opportunities
There are pros and cons to owning a franchise over your own business.
Some of the pros include:
- A proven business that works
- An established business reputation
- Established marketing
Some of the cons include:
- You’re restricted in how you can run the business
- Franchising costs
Have a look at the resources I have selected that offer the franchise related to this startup.
Is Running A Business The Right Move For You?
This section will give you insights that help determine if running a business is right for you.
Running a business is not for everyone. Owning a business is a dream for many people. It offers the chance of working your own hours, being your own boss, achieving financial freedom, and more.
It’s great to focus on all the benefits, but at the same time, you need to be aware of the difficulties involved in running a business.
Some people turn their passion into a business only to find they love what they are doing, but they don’t like the process of running a business.
Others enjoy running a business no matter what it’s about. Their passion is the process of running their own business.
See the following resources that will give you insights as to what’s best for you.
Business Startup Checklist
This section offers checklists that you need when you’re starting a business. There are a few major issues that need attention and hundreds of small details.
Your major focus is to be up and running and generating revenue. It’s hard keeping track of the little things. That’s where startup checklists can help you manage everything and avoid missing anything important.
See the link below for the list of resources I have selected for some useful startup checklists!
A Day In The Life of A Business Owner
This section offers tips and insights from entrepreneurs who are willing to share their experience with you.
Keep in mind that you’re looking at the experiences of other people, and your experience will be different.
Spending some time on this section will give you tips and insights into what it’s like to run a business as well as what it’s like working in the industry. and show you what your life could be like if you were to start your own business.
Skill Set Needed To Run A Business
This section deals with the skills you need to a run. If you don’t have the skills, it’s not a problem most of the time because skills can be learned.
Even if you don’t have the skills but you have the budget, you can always hire someone with the skills to do the work and provide the services needed.
Have a look at the list below for more on the skills needed to run a business.
Phone Case Business Knowhow
Tips For Marketing A Phone Case Business
This section offers tips and insights for marketing your startup. Marketing isn’t just for when you are getting started: It’s an ongoing process. It’s one of the keys that will keep your business up and running.
You could have the best product in the world, but if no one knows about it, then it’s useless. If you have the best product in the world, but people don’t understand it or know the benefits of it, then you won’t have any success in the sales department.
Marketing helps you understand your products and services from different perspectives. When you’re focused on marketing, you start to get experience in human behavior and look at things from different perspectives.
Have a look at the articles below that will give you an abundance of tips that you can use starting today.
The Latest About Phone Cases
This section provides resources that will help you stay on top of the latest news, web content, books, videos, and tweets related to this industry.
When you keep track of changes, you’ll always be informed about industry updates and gain ideas for ways to improve or protect your business with changes happening.
Have a look at each section below for more.