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Why sell candles online

Selling candles online in the Philippines has become a lucrative business for many entrepreneurs. With the growing demand for natural and organic products, more people are turning to candles made from natural ingredients like soy wax, beeswax, and essential oils.

Additionally, candles are also popular for their ability to create a relaxing and soothing atmosphere, making them a popular choice for aromatherapy and home decor.

By selling candles online, entrepreneurs can reach a wider customer base and offer a variety of scents and designs that cater to different preferences.

How to sell candles online in 5 steps

1. Build your online store

Create your brand using a business name generator and logo maker (if you have not decided) then choose a theme to suit your branding.

2. Publish product pages

Upload your product images and descriptions to showcase your products to drive conversions.

3. Choose your shipping methods

Connect to Shopboxo Delivery and use delivery service providers that has been integrated into the system.

4. Select your payment gateway

Choose from multiple payment gateways and e-wallets (Gcash, Maya, GrabPay) to receive payments from your customers securely.

5. Promote your online candle store

Market your brand through social media platforms, email marketing, and other marketing channels to boost sales.

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Sample Merchant Image of an Online Store

We'll help you find the path to success

Effective management

Make mass edits in batches when uploading your products, or updating your order statuses. Save time by managing your inventory in one platform.

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Unified delivery system

Our platform makes it easy to schedule and fulfill deliveries all in one place, without the need to visit multiple websites for shipping quotes.

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Secure payments

Shopboxo ensures that all payments are collected and deposited safely into your bank account, eliminating the need for your customers to worry about manual bank transfers.

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Work on any device

Manage your store on any device. You can publish your inventory on desktop at the comfort of your home or on your mobile on-the-go.

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Learn more about selling candles online

What are some popular types of candles that can be sold online?

Some popular types of candles that can be sold online include scented candles, soy candles, beeswax candles, pillar candles, votive candles, and tea light candles.

How can I ensure that my candles are safely packaged for shipping?

To ensure that your candles are safely packaged for shipping, you can use sturdy and protective materials such as bubble wrap, packing peanuts, or foam inserts. Additionally, you can label your packages as “fragile” to ensure that they are handled with care during transit.

What are some effective ways to market my online candle business?

Some effective ways to market your online candle business include optimizing your website for search engines, utilising social media platforms like Instagram and Pinterest, collaborating with influencers or bloggers who specialise in home decor or self-care, offering promotions or discounts to your customers, and showcasing customer reviews and testimonials.

How can I stand out from competitors in the crowded candle market?

To stand out from competitors in the crowded candle market, you can offer unique scents or fragrance combinations, use eco-friendly or sustainable ingredients, create eye-catching packaging or labels, offer personalised options such as custom scents or personalised labels, and provide exceptional customer service. Additionally, you can focus on a specific niche such as aromatherapy or meditation candles to attract a specific audience.

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