How to create a dropshipping website
By creating a dropshipping website with PrestaShop, you can manage your online sales with a solution that covers all your needs: website design, orders and delivery system, payment system, sales funnel and more.
What is dropshipping?
How does the dropshipping model work? Key steps and best practices:
Create your dropshipping online store with PrestaShop
Implement digital marketing actions
Frequently Asked Questions
Is dropshipping profitable?
To ensure the profitability of a dropshipping store, it is important to carry out a preliminary market study in order to propose innovative and original products.
In addition, the control of purchase and resale costs is essential in order to make a profit, especially:
- Shipment costs
- Purchase price
- Advertising expenses
- The profit generated by each sale
- Your break-even point
Is dropshipping legal?
Dropshipping is legal. Indeed, a merchant or e-merchant is not obliged to possess a stock of items to comply with the law.
Nevertheless, this practice is subject to VAT as well as to potential customs duties on imports.
Is dropshipping a risky business?
Terms and conditions of sale and use, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), customs duties, product compliance, etc.
In dropshipping, if the seller is an intermediary, they are also legally responsible for what they sell.
Like any business, we advise you to be in compliance with the laws in force.