Sourcing Basics: How to Negotiate with Vendors

Product procurement is arguably the most important process of running your subscription box business. Without taking the time to find high-quality products that fit your box’s niche and value proposition – from vendors you can trust – you won’t have a subscription box, period. But that’s not where procurement ends, as you’ve got to negotiate

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How to Create a Prototype Box for Your Prelaunch

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Join us! Connect with over 10,000 subscription box entrepreneurs like you in Cratejoy’s private Facebook group for Subscription School Today we’re talking about how to build a box before you, well… build your first month’s box. Maybe this sounds out there, but stick with us: prototype boxes can be a game changer for new subscription

10 Services to Get Your Subscription Box Off the Ground

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Join us! Connect with over 10,000 subscription box entrepreneurs like you in Cratejoy’s private Facebook group for Subscription School Getting a subscription box business up and running is easier said than done. Like any business, subscription box services come with a whole host of moving parts: branding design, marketing, web hosting, order tracking and fulfillment,

How to Gather Feedback from Your Subscribers

You might think that your job ends for the month when boxes ship out. But if you move right onto working on next month’s box, you’re missing an opportunity to get helpful feedback from your subscribers. This feedback is an excellent resource – perhaps your most important resource – to grow your business. Without it,

How to Create a Survey for Subscribers

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Join us! Connect with over 10,000 subscription box entrepreneurs like you in Cratejoy’s private Facebook group for Subscription School Spoiler alert: your customers can be your best source of feedback. And we don’t just mean over social media, email, or other traditional forms of communication that take place during the customer-business relationship. Rather, we mean