Your Own Gift Shop
a Gift Store Business
you love gift shopping and are looking for a creative and
retail business to start, then opening a gift shop is for you.
open a gift shop, you will
have a business that lets you get paid to indulge your passion
for gift shopping while helping people celebrate some of the happiest
moments in life.
birthdays to new babies to
just because, gift shop
owners have the satisfaction of helping people show they care.
While gift sales are highest
on holidays such as Valentine's Day, Mother's Day and especially
Christmas, spending on gifts for year-round occasions such as birthdays
and anniversaries is growing, offering greater opportunity for gift
As a gift shop owner, you
will have access to high quality, exclusive wholesale merchandise
from all over the world, plus prestigious and popular brand
You’ll see the joy on customers'
faces when they discover the treasures you’ve unearthed for them
and find the perfect gift for someone they love.
When you open a gift shop you will have the freedom to make your
own decisions and express your creative spirit through your store, including
deciding what kind of gifts you want to sell.
might choose to open a gift shop offering a wide range of gifts that appeal
to many people. Or you could specialize in particular types
of gifts, or gifts for particular types of people.
example, you might choose to open any of these types of gift stores:
As long as you have the desire,
can become a gift shop owner. No special education or experience is necessary
to break into this business and succeed.
gift shop selling arts and crafts
and gift shop
shop selling gag gifts
gift shop selling items that can be personalized e.g. for weddings
gift shop selling gifts for people who belong to a particular group:
on demographics (e.g. gifts for a particular age group, gender,
on interests (e.g. gifts for pet owners, nature lovers, science
opening a gift shop sounds like the career of your dreams, the FabJob
Guide to Become a Gift Shop Owner is for
you! In this e-book you will discover how you can get started and
succeed in the gift store business.
The gift shop guide offers
tips and expert advice from successful gift shop owners and
industry insiders. The experts who share advice in this guide include:
Rich Honea, owner of
Scott James East Village, a unique gift store which has been voted #1
San Diego four years in a row by San Diego Magazine
Barbara Lenhardt, Director
of Retail Services, Virginia Museum of Fine Art Shop, and former owner
of a gift shop called Victorian Treasures which she sold after 15
Frank and Georgeann
Mondelli, co-owners of Nikki’s Card & Gift Shop, an award-winning
Gold Crown Store in Maywood, New Jersey, just outside of New York City,
that has been in business over 22 years and has grown from 1,200 to 4,000
guide covers topics of vital importance to anyone who wants to open
a gift shop in the United States or Canada, plus helpful advice for stating a gift shop in any country. It includes:
to Start a Gift Shop Business
to create a business plan for your gift store (includes a sample
business plan for a gift shop)
what kind of gift shop to open
an existing gift shop (including how to find gift stores for sale)
a gift shop business from scratch
a name for your gift shop store
to get start-up financing for your gift store business (includes
sample start-up budgets)
about important business matters including insurance and whether
you should incorporate
much space (square footage) you need to open your gift shop
and supplies you need to start a gift shop business and where to get them
to locate your store to attract gift buyers
and exterior design of your gift shop
to get inventory for your gift shop including information on:
Where to find suppliers
Tips on negotiating the best
items for your gift shop on consignment (includes a sample agreement)
Your Gift Shop
you will find even more resources and advice, including:
to develop effective systems for running your gift shop business
on a daily basis
to set your prices to maximize your profits
to organize inventory in your gift shop
from customers at your gift shop
that can help you manage your inventory
to find and hire great gift shop employees
How to market your gift
to attract customers to your store through
to attract customers to your gift shop, including a plan for organizing
your grand opening
a website for your gift shop
sales with effective customer relations, including how to get referrals
How to sell to gift buyers
You can have all this and more
for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds of dollars to take courses
on starting a business, and chances are they will not include specific
information about how to open a gift shop. The FabJob
Guide to Become a Gift Shop Owner
contains some of the best
business advice you could get from other sources, plus much more.
Other services you can offer
to increase your income, including:
Gift registry services
Gift certificates and gift
Valuable samples and
checklists for starting your gift shop, including:
plan for a gift store
for a gift shop
daily sales report
Sample gift shop press release
to evaluate competing gift stores
for finding the perfect location for your gift store
shop supplies checklist
Store operations checklist
And more! (including free
can save you many hours of research, help you avoid some costly mistakes,
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was featured in Woman's World Magazine
("Land Your Dream Job" article).
FabJob Guide to Become a Gift Shop Owner will take you step-by-step through
what you need to know to open and operate your own gift shop. You'll learn
the ins and outs of running a gift store and be ready to get started in
a new and exciting career as a gift shop owner."
very rewarding when you see a customer excited to find a great item,
especially when you had them in mind when you bought the product
at market. It's exciting to see people come to the store and comment
on how they like the store, they like the merchandise, and they like
how things are displayed."
Sutton-Stolle, Co-owner, The Silver Barn, Columbus, Texas
"I can tell you without
hesitation that I have the same passion for my business that I had when
I first opened. I love the people, the store, the area, the shopping,
the merchandise -- everything! I can’t imagine doing anything else.”
—Rich Honea, Owner, Scott
James East Village (gift store voted #1 in San Diego four years in a row
by San Diego Magazine)
and Rich are two of the gift shop owners who give advice in this FabJob
to your strengths to come up with ways to make extra money at FabJob.com."
From the "2008 Money & Investing Guide," by Tamara E. Holmes, Essence
Magazine, January, 2008
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