When you run an online store that only offers dropshipped products, you don’t have to worry about inventory, and you don’t have to worry about product fulfillment.
All you have to do is sell the product, take orders and make a decent profit. Easy right? Unfortunately, it’s not that simple and with anything that sounds too good to be true, there are always gotchas.
In theory, dropshipping sounds like a great idea because it’s inherently scalable without you having to do a lot of work up front. But when you dig down a bit further, there are a lot of complications that you need to be aware of.
Most people try to open up a dropshipped shop expecting it to be easy, but in reality, there’s a lot more to it than you think.
This article will provide you with a realistic and comprehensive view of the pros and cons of dropshipping.