Do You Need a License to Sell Soap?

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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

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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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10 Ways to Sell An Extra Bar of Soap

So, you’ve ordered your own white-labeled Botanie Soap, designed especially with you in mind– now it’s time to sell the product! Selling the bulk of your product may not be the hardest part; sometimes, it’s the extras that can be left lingering! Luckily, Botanie soaps are long-lasting and if you’re left with a scant few bars after the busy holiday season, you may be wondering how to sell your extra inventory. Here are ten ways to sell an extra bar of soap to both new and returning customers Read more […]

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Ten People on Your Gift List to Give Soap To

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Shopping for the holidays can be a stressful activity. At Botanie Soap, we believe that our high-quality soap is a great gift for everyone on your list. There are ten people on your list, however, who are specifically great recipients of this thoughtful yet simple gift. 1- Your Child’s Teacher 2020 has been a tough year for all teachers, so it’s the perfect year to give your child’s teacher a kind gift. Wrap up a bar of peppermint leaf soap with a gift card to a local coffee shop for a thoughtful Read more […]

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How to Set Up a Shopify Store

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There are many ways you can successfully sell whitelabeled Botanie Soap, but selling online is one of the simplest and most effective ways. Not only can you run your online soap business completely out of your home, but you can also tap into a nearly unlimited number of customers since it allows you to sell all over your country and even the world. When it comes to setting up your online business, there are many options, such as building your own website, selling on Amazon or using a website building Read more […]

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Why You Should Add Seasonal Products to Your Online Store

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At Botanie Soap, our products are very consistent and allow for our white-label customers to customize their product offerings in a way that complements their brand. One of our most popular products, however, is a seasonal scent – pumpkin spice! Our white-label customers love our pumpkin spice soap because it allows them to add a seasonal option to their product offerings just in time for the holiday season. Offering a specialty product, such as a seasonal flavor, scent or color, for a limited Read more […]

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Five Unique Ways to Package and Market Pumpkin Spice Soap

If you sell white-labeled Botanie Soap, you likely sell a consistent, branded variety of our scents. During the fall, however, we offer a limited-time seasonal scent – pumpkin spice! Our goal with this product is to help you enhance your product line, excite your customers and sell more soap! While simply adding a seasonal product, such as pumpkin spice soap, to your website or brick-and-mortar shelves is a great first step, you need to spend some additional time and energy on marketing this product Read more […]

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