Egg Distribution business is a low capital business that one can easily set up. If you are in need of ideas on what to set up with a small capital then you here is one for you.
These are the steps needed in setting up an egg distribution business:
You will need capital to start an egg distribution business no matter how small your distribution business wants to start.
If you want to start a large egg distribution network then you need large funding to do that.
2. Find Reliable Suppliers
You will need a reliable supplier of the product and probably even have more than one supplier in order to have alternatives in the cause of disappointment and also having two or more allows you to bargain for cheaper prices.
Even if you are starting your business on a small scale, you still need to find at least two suppliers.
Also, build a trustworthy relationship with your suppliers and you can enjoy many benefits such as and lower prices for wholesale purchases and also able to pay in instalment basis for produce or buy eggs on credit.
3. Storage Location
Where would the eggs be stored? This question needs to be answered. How much space is needed to store the eggs? This is worth answering. Also, your location should not be far from your suppliers and customers.
4. Operations Set up
If you are running a small egg distribution business and you can attend to your customers, operate your facilities and communicate and buy from your suppliers on your own then you will probably save on costs.
However, if you taking of starting a large egg distribution business or need to increase the number of places you distribute eggs and increase profit, then you would need to hire one or more people to help with the distribution.
5. Establish your Distribution Network:
You will need to determine where you would like to sell your eggs. Places you can sell include Open Market, Supermarket restaurants, fast food joint. You can also seek alternative places where eggs are used for other uses apart from consumption. An example is Cosmetics and Fitness industry.
These are the five necessary or important steps that you take if you are considering starting an egg distribution business in Nigeria.