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To start selling tools online, try building your own Shopify store. You can get started quickly by selecting a theme to customize and make your own. Choose the Shopify apps that are relevant to your business goals to intergrate on the Shopify App Store. When you're ready to build your product catalog, make sure to leverage high-quality images and accompany them with detailed product descriptions.
Yes, you can definitely use Shopify to power your tool store.
According to Statista, in 2017 the global hand tool market had a $15.6 billion valuation. It's been projected to have a valuation of 22.3 billion by 2027. Selling tools as a business can definitely be a profitable business for the right merchant.
The best way to arrive at accurate prices is to examine the prices your competitors are charging. You should also consider your location and the present market value of the tools. Factor in logistics, shipping, and storage costs to ensure you’re not running at a loss. For an easy way to calculate all this, check out Shopify's pricing margin calculator.
Some of the best tools to sell are power tools, as they can be relatively small and easy to ship, while packing plenty of punch when it comes to profit margin. Larger tools used for agriculture can also be lucrative.
Scalable pricing plans
For tool businesses at every stage and size
Best for new businesses or online businesses new to in-person selling
Best for growing businesses with 1 retail store
Best for growing businesses with 2+ retail stores