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Mystery Box Business Idea

Discussion in 'General Business' started by MobileInternet, Oct 16, 2018.

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    Just looking for everyone's thoughts.

    I want to set up a new eCommerce website, I was thinking of creating something like this website: https://www.mysteryboxgifts.co.uk/
    I thought it would be a good idea as you can literally put anything in the boxes to sell and they make good gifts.
    SEMrush
    Do people still buy these Mystery boxes and are they still popular?
     
    MobileInternet, Oct 16, 2018 IP
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    sarahk iTamer Staff

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    That's a thing? Good grief. It's worse than giving a voucher.

    As with all business ideas. Do a business plan. Work out how you will succeed and what you'll do differently to your competitors
     
    sarahk, Oct 18, 2018 IP
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  3. MobileInternet

    MobileInternet Active Member

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    Haha.. yeah, people are paying crazy money for them on eBay..... some are selling for up to £30,000 :eek:

    I can't see many websites selling them though....
     
    MobileInternet, Oct 25, 2018 IP
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    JaneofTrades Greenhorn

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    I see people buying and doing a vlog on opening the mystery box, so it's a thing.
    But I wonder how you'll differentiate yourself, who your target audience is, and how LONG this can be sustained.
     
    JaneofTrades, Nov 1, 2018 IP
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    williamwordt Banned

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    How Much Do Subscription Boxes Cost? The typical box ranges from $10$40 per month. Check out the Subscription Box Directory sorted by price low to high to see boxes based on cost. We are also keeping track of Subscription Boxes you can start for free – which is an easy way to try a box out!
     
    williamwordt, Nov 14, 2018 IP