Starting An Online Soap Business Step By Step

Campaigns around the holidays

Selling soap online can be a fun, fulfilling, and financially beneficial business adventure. However, there are necessary steps each soap seller must take in order to run a successful business. From licensing to packaging and personal to professional branding, checking off the steps to launch your business can be an incredibly rewarding experience! How to Start an Online Soap Selling Business While selling soap online does not require a specific certificate or license, there are still steps you Read more […]

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The Best Website Builders To Sell Your Soap (And a Few to Avoid)


If you’re building an online soap business, you’re going to need a place to sell your items! As an online business owner, your website will act as your main hub for all of your efforts, marketing, communications, and transactions. There are a few different options when it comes to building your website, but not all options are optimized for e-commerce businesses. Here are the best web builders for soap businesses and the platforms you should try to avoid. Best Web Builders for Soap Businesses Woo Read more […]

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Holiday Promotional Ideas For Your Soap Business

Holiday Promotions

The holiday season is considered to run from November to January, so if you have not begun preparing your soap business’ holiday campaign, you may want to do so as soon as possible. There are so many opportunities when it comes to building a creative promotional campaign for the holiday season. While all the moving parts may seem incredibly stressful, holiday promotions for soap businesses tend to bring great ROI and can even be fun to create and manage. Promotional Dates to Focus on this Holiday Read more […]

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Digital Marketing Updates to Know For Marketing Your Soap Business

Digital Marketing Changes 2021

Google’s ever-changing algorithm and SEO updates never fail to keep business owners and digital marketers on their toes. After all, one small change in the algorithm can completely replace any ranking on Google. From page experience to customer communication, here are the digital marketing trends and updates you need to know for your soap business in 2021. Video Is Not a Want, It’s a Need If you’re not already investing in video marketing for your soap business, you’re allowing your Read more […]

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Bar Soap vs Liquid Soap: Which One Should I Choose For My Business?

bar vs liquid soap

Many of our customers ask whether they should purchase our white label bar or liquid soap for their soap business. As a soap seller, you’re sure to have a business plan and a certain set of goals in mind. While there are certainly benefits to both types of soap, there are differences in public perception, sustainability, packaging and shipping that sellers can use to determine the product that best fits their business needs, wants and desires. Selling White Label Bar Soap Public Perception: Some Read more […]

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Do You Need a License to Sell Soap?


Do you need a license to sell soap? The short answer is no. The long answer is still no, but there are vital steps you need to take in order to avoid penalties and operate a legal soap-selling business. Many of us dream of starting our own business. The vision of seeing our brand on shelves and in checkout carts across the country is enticing to say the least. Unfortunately, as you might have already guessed, there are occasionally some logistics to tackle first. While you don’t need a special Read more […]

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All About Sample Sets

Botanie soap sample sets

Investing in larger quantities of our wholesale, bulk soap can be intimidating for the first time customer. Having questions or doubt about purchasing a product in bulk is completely normal! What if you don’t like the scent of bar soap that you choose? Perhaps you are worried that your customers won’t care for the consistency of our liquid Castile soap. We understand the uncertainty and the hesitation you may feel before making a purchase like this, so we wanted to alleviate those apprehensions with Read more […]

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Popular Scents of Summer

Scents of summer

If you’ve ever felt compelled to stop and smell the sweet scent of a rose in the spring or commented on the perfectness of the pine fragrance during the holidays, it likely won’t come as much of a surprise that scents are seasonal. With many of our customers currently selling their soaps at summer Farmer’s Markets and other seasonal venues, we thought now would be the perfect time to highlight our most popular scents during the summer and early fall months.  We make 15 different varieties Read more […]

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Why ‘Fragrance’ Isn’t So Positive Anymore

It’s everywhere. Depending on the season and weather conditions, a fragrance tells us what’s in bloom or what part of town we’re in. From cherry blossoms and lemon trees to peppermint and pine, scents have the power to draw us in. The problem is, fragrance and scent are more than just powerful triggers of memory. When synthetically-derived, fragrances are also the source of much short-term irritation and long-term health problems. In fact, throughout the skincare and scented products industries, Read more […]

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Five Steps to Start Your Own Online Soap Business in 2021

Are you ready to take control of your time and income in 2021? Starting an online business is a great way to do so! Owning an online business allows you to do all of the work from your own home and control the hours you are working, making it the perfect side gig or full time position. Once you decide to start your own online business, you need to decide what you are going to sell. At Botanie Soap, we sell white-labeled soap. That means that sellers purchase our soap, put their very own brand on Read more […]

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