For a more passive income develop product that you don’t have to ship yourself.
Find manufacturers who will ship without a price on the invoice.
Will ship without the price on the invoice:
Note: these companies won’ t drop ship.
- http://www.moo.com(make sticker books and greeting cards),
- http://www.scrappingsimply.com(prints 12”x12” full bleed archival for $1.99)
- http://www.scrapbooksplease.com(prints 12”x12” full bleed archival for $1.99)
- http://www.stickeryou.com(make die cut custom sticker sheets)
- http://www.lulu.com(make e-books through lulu on Amazon)
- http://www.purlfrost.com- (make window stickers)
- http://www.createspace.com(sell e-books on Amazon)
Sell the product on etsy or ebay and then ship directly from the printer.
- http://www.ebay.com(sell stickers, book marks, buttons, mirrors, magnets, coloring books, laser printed cards and customizable cards, printable toys)
- http://www.etsy.com(sell stickers, book marks, buttons, mirrors, magnets, coloring books, laser printed cards and customizable cards, printable toys, playing cards, learning cards, pencil toppers, seed packets, playing cards, learning cards
- http://www.artfire.com(sell invitations, crafts, scrapbook backgrounds)
- http://www.CaféPress.com- various products
- http://www.Zazzle.com- various products
- http://www.GreetingCardUniverse.com- paper greeting cards
- http://www.Lulu.com- e-books and paper books
- http://www.Imagekind.com- prints
- http://www.Threadless.com- t-shirts
- http://www.DecalGirl.com- iphone skins
- http://www.Mysoti.com- t-shirts, lampshades, canvas and glycee prints,
- http://www.DeviantArt.com- prints
- http://www.Ltlprints.com- sell wall art
- http://www.RedBubble.com- prints, t-shirts and iphone skins
- http://www.spoonflower.com– sell fabrics, must purchase swatches in order to sell
- http://www.gamecrafter.commake custom games
- http://www.spreadshirt.comt-shirts, aprons, bags, buttons and neckties
Shopping Cart and Print-on-demand
http://www.fotomoto.com put a shopping cart on your own website and sell digital downloads, print on demand prints, t-shirts, calendars skins and greeting cards
3D Print-on-demand Products
http://www.ponoko.com takes your 3D designs and turns them into actual products using a variety of materials, such as MDF, bamboo, cardboard, leather, acrylic, and felt. The result is that you can make toys, housewares, furniture, jewelry, and even electronics and put them up for sale in your own storefront.
Like Ponoko, Shapeways lets you upload 3D designs and turn them into real products using 3D printing technology. The site then lets you sell your products via a custom storefront. People are using Shapeways to sell art, toys, jewelry and other gadgets, and some people are using the site for rapid prototyping of products.