How to become a Baby Equipment Retailer
- Price: £5.99
- Published: June 2017
- Type: Business Opportunity Profile
- Format: PDF
- Qualifications and skills
- Key market issues and trends
- Trading, commercial and legal issues
- Further information
Baby equipment retailers supply a variety of nursery products such as cots, pushchairs, prams, car seats, nursery furniture, high chairs, bedding, baby baths, playpens, stair gates, toys, gifts, nappies and babywear. Some offer additional services such as car seat fitting. Potential customers include new or expectant parents and relatives and friends purchasing baby gifts.
As well as trading from traditional retail premises, many baby equipment retailers also trade online and supply items by mail order.
This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a baby equipment retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support.