Elite Classic requires £9,000 to launch successfully.
Start-up funds will be used for renovations, inventory and operating expenses
such as a website and to buy a van for selling at markets which will benefit the
A small portion of our investment will be used to create an online clothing store.
There are inexpensive e-commerce tools that provide a very easy way to create
an online store where we can sell our fashions all over the world.
As the Internet has become a staple of UK life and retail merchandising, Elite
Classic will build a website on which we will sell our products, too. I will secure
the domain once I know I have the finance confirmed, and will begin site
development using Shopify or Wix. These platforms allow us to create an online
storefront quickly and will manage all aspects of it including creating shipping
labels, accepting payment, and monitoring inventory. Customers will also be able
to create wish lists for items they want to purchase later.
Having this online presence will allow us to build our email marketing list and
send regular promotions to customers with new product announcements,
discounts, specials, and fashion ideas.