1688 Taobao Private Label Clothing Dropshipping Service
Along with more and more private label clothing brands on Shopify and Amazon as well as eBay successfully making good profits, the private label clothing brand are more and more attractive to online ecommerce sellers no matter beginners or experienced dropshippers. The clothing market is one of the biggest in all the online platform thus there are lots of segments for you to explore with private label brand. For example, children clothing, men’s clothing, women’s clothing are very big category, we can choose baby clothing 0 to 36 months, XL size or trainning clothing, underwear for women clothing category, or streetwear especially focus on the youth hip pop people, golf clothing for leasure life people.
However, when we planning to start private label dropshipping business which doesnt mean we can run immediately unless you professional dropshipping experience with enough funds at the beginning. Thus it is very important to evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of private label clothing dropshipping business.
Pros and cons of private label clothing dropshipping
When you customize clothing from Chinese clothing dropshipping suppliers and then put your logo on them before you sell, you have a private label. Doing business this way can lower product unit costs and lead to higher profit margins.
Another great upside of using a clothing dropshipping supplier or factory is that you can determine the quality and exact specifications of your clothing style. In some ways, this control leads to unmatched exclusivity. If you want to separate your clothing store from your competitors, creating a private label is one of the easiest ways to do so.
Assuming everything goes right with your clothing label, you can also build a strong customer base.
People become dedicated to clothing brands that provide the products they love. As long as you make the clothing store with helpful products that have sound quality, chances are customers will grow attached to your brand and repeat purchase in your store instead of your competitors.
Undoubtedly, one of the largest drawbacks of private labeling clothing is the moq clothing order quantities and quality as the dropshipping supplier will not help you private label the clothing for few quantities due to the cost concern, also if you do not have stable sales or didnt have good marketing strategy, there will be lots of stock inventory. You need to be sure that your clothing have stable sales daily or monthly and find a reliable clothing dropshipping factory or supplier to help you achieve your goals.
A lot of businesses trip up when the clothing dropshipping supplier becomes unreliable or fails to produce clothing meet your quality specs. Thus it is very important to find a trustworthy private label dropshipping agent when you dropshipping from China.
Private label clothing material list
When you decide to launch a private label clothing dropshipping business, it is necessory to know the material list, it not only includes label, size tag, hanging rope, logo tag, but also include packaging bags, logo sticker, coupon card as well as thank you card etc.
When you plan to do the private label clothing dropshipping you may need a full set of marketing design on the label, tag, packaging, sticker and thank you card to serve your marketing purpose, since they are all customized, the printing factory all has MOQ, you may not necessary to customize them all, just based on your budget to design them, determine the size for each of them for quote.
How to find Chinese private label clothing dropshipping supplier
How to find Chinese private label clothing dropshipping supplier might be a big headache for currently Aliexpress dropshippers. For one thing, Aliexpress sellers usually do not offer private label service, for another thing the clothing dropshipping suppliers all have high MOQ on private label clothing. Furthermore, private label clothing cost higher at the beginning. What should you do if you want to do the private label clothing dropshipping business from China? Find a fashion clothing dropshipping agent instead. After years of clothing dropshipping experience in biggest fashion clothing city Guangzhou, Elksourcing served hundreds of clothing dropshippers and accumulated reliable clothing factories resources, Elksourcing released private label clothing dropshipping service to help clothing dropshippers easily dropship private label clothing from China 1688 Taobao.
Elksourcing 1688 Taobao Private Label Clothing Dropshipping Service
Set up the private label clothing dropshipping service is easy but it is very hard to find reliable clothing factory with exactly the same design, material, size and quality with reasonable price to help you get enough profit margin. Elksourcing private label clothing dropshipping service include sourcing, purchasing, quality check, labeling, repacking, barcode, inventory warehousing, order printing, pick pack, international shipping and tracking upload as well as package tracking aftersale. If you have best seller clothing products, we can help you contact factory to customize private label clothing to meet your material quality, size and price requirements.
Store integration. To start our private label service, we will need admin access to integrate your store to update orders. Currently our ERP system supports Shopify, e
Sourcing. We mainly source and filter the clothing dropshipping supplier from 1688 Taobao based on your orders, and sourcing the printing factory for the label, tag, packaging, card for cheapest price and minimum MOQ;
Purchasing/Sample. Once we confirmed the clothing material, color, size and stock or delivery time with 1688 Taobao dropshipping suppliers, we will order them. If you have best seller clothing, then we will need to order sample before bulk wholesale orders;
Quality inspection. When the warehouse received the clothes, we will need to check the clothing material, workmanship, color, size, quantities to reduce aftersale issue and improve user experience. If the clothing from new supplier, the warehouse we need to measure the size to match the clothing size on your store. The clothing has flaws or stains cannot be removed will be returned for exchange or refund;
Labeling. If the 1688 Taobao clothing supplier do not help you label before ship to warehouse due to too less order quantities, Elksourcing warehouse could help you label after QC.
Repacking. After sewing label Elksourcing warehouse will help you repack with your packaging bags and stick size label.
Barcode. Elksourcing warehouse will print and stick barcode for each repacked clothing based on the SKU in store, thus make sure each clothing style has unique SKU.
Inventory stock. During the barcode step, Elksourcing ERP system will add inventory for each clothing based on SKU above. After that we will put them on the warehouse shelf and mark shelf ID in the ERP system and update clothing inventory info. We can also help you create an account to check the real time inventory in our ERP system, you can easily check the items stock quantities, one the way to warehouse and out of stock.
Pick Pack. Once the warehouse people update the inventory information, the ERP system will show the orders complete for shipping, then warehouse people will pick up the orders complete, print order ID and receipt name as well as the order list, confirm barcode via PDA, take photos as evidence. During packing step if you ship sweater or coat which has big volume, we also could help you compress the volume to save shipping cost.
Consolidate service. After warehouse picked the orders and confirmed the SKU color, size and quantities in the order, then it will be consolidate packed to measure package weight and volume.
In order to provide faster and more stable service shipping from China to EU and USA, Elksourcing mainly ship via 4PX, Yunexpress and Yanwen for the small packages, usually 5 to 14 days during COVID19, stable and cost effective, we also offer courier service FedEx, DHL and UPS for 3 to 5 days delivery.
Tracking upload. In the pick pack step our ERP system will generate tracking number and print shipping label to stick on the package, then click fulfill to return tracking number to Shopify and other shoppingcart system.
You can also check Elksourcing dropshipping service procedure for more details.
How much does Elksourcing charge for private label clothing dropshipping service and how long time it takes to fulfill?
Unlike other Chinese order fulfillment agent, Elksourcing charge 15 yuan service fee per order which including nearly all the service listed above, then we charge 2 yuan/pcs label service fee, if you need to compress the package you will need to pay extra 2 yuan per bag for compression bags, and we have minimum 100 to 200 orders per month requirements due to the cost concern.
Thus if you want to start private label clothing dropshipping business, the total cost includes clothing price+domestic shipping from supplier to warehouse+label packaging material cost+service fee+label service fee+international shipping cost. please feel free to contact Elksourcing if you interested, we can help you estimate the total cost.
Since the whole private label clothing dropshipping service procedure has more than 10 steps, we usually take 1 to 2 days to fulfill orders once the clothing arrived our warehouse.
Does beginner qualified for private label clothing dropshipping business?
Elksourcing nearly received new Shopify clothing dropshipping inquiry every week with private label service requirements, frankly speaking we do not suggest beginners to try private label clothing unless they have stable sales and complete private label marketing strategy. Here we list 2 mainly conditions for you as a reference.
Firstly, although we could help you start private label dropshipping with 100 to 200 orders per month, you should at least have 10 to 20 orders per day or 400 to 600 orders per month, stable sales help you reduce the potencial stock inventory risk;
Secondly, the clothing in your store should be at least 25 usd or above or your avarage order value should be exceed 40 usd as the private label clothing cost is definitely more expensive than you dropship from Aliexpress at the beginning. You should have enough profit margin to private label the clothing. Currently Elksourcing private label clothing clients average order value exceed 70 usd, some already exceed 150 usd thus they have very big space to private label clothing and get enough profits for their business.
Thirdly, for beginners no need to do private label clothing dropshipping only because other clothing brands make big money, we should make it as a target and divide into small targets move forward step by step, until you accumulated enough experience and clients with stable sales, you can plan the private label clothing brand with your own marketing strategy to maximize the private label clothing function on your store.
After the 3 steps you are welcome to inquire Elksourcing private label clothing dropshipping service, we can not only help you dropshipping from 1688 Taobao, but also help you customize best seller clothing from local clothing manufacturers to reduce the cost.
Why dropshipping from 1688 Taobao? Does it cheaper than Aliexpress?
1688 Taobao have at least 10 times products and suppliers than Aliexpress, if you just start dropshipping and the product you selelct under 15 usd, dropshipping from 1688 Taobao wont be cheaper than Aliexpress as there has 1688 Taobao agent service fee and higher shipping cost. But if you have stable sales with best sellers, you can greatly optimize the product cost to reduce the cost for higher profits and faster delivery than Aliexpress.
Does Elksourcing have MOQ orders for MOQ?
Yes, due to the high labor costs these days, we have a minimum requirement of 100 orders per month and an average of 3 to 4 orders per day, so we need to make major efforts to ensure faster fulfillment services for customers with stable sales .
How much is the 1688 Taobao order fulfillment service fee？
Different dropshippers have different product categories and SKUs which has different cost during order fulfillment procedure. We charge fashion clothing dropshippers 20 yuan service fee per order since there are many skus and virants, other products categories we charge 10 yuan service fee per order. The more orders the cheaper service fee.
Our service fee charged on per order, it includes sourcing, purchasing, repacking, warehousing, pick pack, packing material and tracking upload service, you do not have to pay each service respectively.
When you inquiry service fee via email, please provide your store url and monthly order quantities, we will quote more accurate cost.
What’s the fee structure dropshipping from 1688 Taobao?
When you dropshipping from 1688 Taobao, the cost mainly include 4 parts, product cost, domestic shipping fee from supplier to 86Deal warehouse, service fee and international shipping fee.
How do I estimate the dropshipping cost from 1688 Taobao?
It isnt hard to estimate the cost as long as you provide the products photos or 1688 aliexpress product links. We will help you source on 1688 and confirm the product cost, domestic shipping, weight and volume for international shipping, plus service fee you will get a general ideas for the product cost dropshipping from 1688 Taobao.
How long does 1688 Taobao dropshipping takes? How long Elksourcing processing my orders？
Similar to dropshipping cost, the order delivery time include 3 parts, supplier deliver time, warehouse processing time and international delivery time.
Since Elksourcing located in Guangzhou, South China, since China is very big, if your supplier located in South China, the delivery time usually 1 to 2 days, if your supplier located in , middle China or East China, it takes 3 to 4 days, if your suppliers located in West, North East, North China, it usually takes 4 to 6 days to our warehouse. Our warehouse processing time usually in 1 day, when it comes to vacation, it may take 2 days sometime. As for international shipping delivery time, currently most packages shipping from China to EU and USA could be delivered in 7 to 15 days, more stable than ePacket and China post air mail.
How to reduce 1688 Taobao dropshipping order fulfillment time？Firstly when we sourcing products we usually choose suppliers in South and East China as the distance between us closer and the logistics more faster. Secondly we suggest Shopify sellers wholesale best seller products in store as they have stable sales and wholesale for higher profits and faster delivery from our warehouse. Thirdly, choose courier service as paid shipping service in Shopify store.
Can I pay through PayPal?
Sorry, we do not accept Paypal. If you can pay in RMB, Elksouring accepts WeChat and Alipay, and if you can pay in US dollars or the EU, you can accept Payoneer.
What dropshipping platforms you support in addition to Shopify?
In addition to Shopify, we also supports Amazon, eBay, Shopee, Lazada, Tophatter, Wish, Woocommerce and Mengato.