Entries by Manuel

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series – Inventory Storage

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series Inventory Storage, FBA Prep & Fulfillment Centres Welcome to another part of our Building a Brand Blog Series. In last week’s blog post we went over a brief introduction on social media and which social networks are best for Ecommerce sellers or importers. This week’s blog post will be on a completely […]

Existenzangst or fearing for one’s existence

Totally off topic today but I feel like sharing this famous German paranoia. In German we have a saying which is called “Existenzangst” and literally means being afraid of loosing your livelihood.  Meaning you are constantly afraid of loosing your job, income, running out of money and ending up on the street. It’s ridiculous but […]

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series – Social Media & eCommerce

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series Social Media & E-Commerce In last week’s blog post we had a brief introduction on E-commerce and the key steps you should take to create your own sales channel. Another way to create a powerful sales channel is through Social Media. Social Media is essential to get your target audience to find your brand […]

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series – An Introduction To eCommerce

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series An Introduction To E-commerce: How To Build Your Own Audience and Gain Control Over Your Brand In last week’s blog post, Manuel explored in detail how to deal with overseas manufacturers and the best practices for Private Label. In today’s blog post we will focus about building your own E-commerce store. While […]

Zero to Hero: Build a Brand Series – Product Analysis & Innovation Part 1

Zero To Hero: Building A Brand Series Product Analysis & Innovation In the previous weeks, we went over Business Banking & Incorporation – where we explored different strategies on how to legally and financially enhance your business. As a way to start 2017, today’s blog post will be focusing on Product Innovation. The ultimate goal for any business is to be […]

Zero to Hero: Build a Brand Series – Business Incorporation 101 – Part 3 – Banking

Zero to Hero: Building a Brand Business Incorporation 101: Part 3 Business Banking Having a good business structure is only one part of running the business – A good company needs to have the best tools to be financially viable. In this blog posts we will talk about business banking, transfers and international exchange rates. As your business […]

What is going on in China right now?

This is a guest post by my partner in crime over at our sourcing operation of ImportDojo   What is going on in China? I am happy to provide you a bit of insight into the struggles of the worlds factories so for you to understand the background when you get emails like “shortage of […]

Zero to Hero: Build a Brand Series – Business Incorporation 101 – Part 2

Zero To Hero: Building a Brand Series Business Incorporation 101: Part 2 Taxation & Overseas Incorporation In last week’s blog post, we had a brief introduction on the best legal practices and an overview on US incorporation. Today, we will go into more detail on how to manage your business effectively and also explore some of the best countries […]