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Sell ice cream online

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Why sell ice cream online

Selling ice cream online in the Philippines can be a lucrative business idea for several reasons. First, the tropical climate in the country makes ice cream a popular treat all year round.

Second, online shopping has become increasingly popular in recent years, providing a convenient way for customers to order ice cream from the comfort of their own homes.

Additionally, the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the trend of online shopping, making it an opportune time to start an e-commerce ice cream business.

How to sell ice cream 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 ice cream store

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

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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 ice cream online

How can I start selling ice cream online?

To start selling ice cream online, you need to have a few things in place. First, you’ll need a website that can handle online orders and payments. You can either build a website from scratch or use a pre-built platform like Shopboxo. Next, you’ll need to set up a system for packaging and shipping your ice cream. Finally, you’ll need to develop a marketing plan to attract customers to your website and convert them into buyers.

What types of ice cream should I offer in my online store?

It’s important to offer a variety of ice cream flavours in your online store to appeal to a wide range of customers. Consider offering classic flavours like chocolate and vanilla, as well as more unique flavours like salted caramel and pistachio. You may also want to consider offering dairy-free and vegan options to cater to customers with dietary restrictions.

How can I ensure my ice cream arrives safely when shipped?

Shipping ice cream can be a challenge, as it is prone to melting during transit. To ensure your ice cream arrives safely, you should use dry ice or gel packs to keep it frozen during shipping. You should also use insulated packaging and choose a shipping method that will get your ice cream to its destination quickly.

How can I promote my online ice cream store?

To promote your online ice cream store, you can use a variety of marketing tactics. Social media is a great way to build awareness and engage with potential customers. You can also use email marketing to keep customers informed of new flavours and promotions. Additionally, consider partnering with local influencers or food bloggers to get your brand in front of a larger audience. Finally, consider offering discounts or promotions to encourage customers to try your ice cream and leave positive reviews.

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