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Oberlo Is Shutting Down. Now What? Are There Any Alternatives To Save Or Even Upgrade Your Business?

by Artyom K. | | 9 min read
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Have you heard about Oberlo Shutdown? Don’t worry, we hasten to put your minds at ease: nothing bad happened. Are you currently working with Oberlo or you’re going to start a dropshipping business with Oberlo? Not a big deal. Today we will disscuss what actually happened and what an entrepreneur teaming up with Oberlo should do to save their business or even open new horizons for it. As usual, the most useful tips for ecommerce business owners wait for you in the Sellvia blog. Stay tuned!

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Is Oberlo shutdown a joke?

a picture describing Oberlo shutdown on June 15 2022

If you are currently running a business based on the solution from Oberlo, you’re likely to hear about Oberlo shutdown. Actually, there’s a reason for such rumors.

It’s all true: Oberlo is completely shutting down on June 15, 2022.

What will be next for those who team up with Oberlo? To know what to do now, let’s just cut to the chain of events.

Oberlo is shutting down: what’s next?

Business owners find out about Oberlo shutdown due to Shopify Oberlo is a part of.

From May 12, 2022, Oberlo is delisted from the Shopify App Store.

a picture showing that Oberlo was delisted from Shopify

Now it’s not available for new users wishing to start a business with Oberlo. Current Oberlo users will be able to use Oberlo services up to June 15, 2022.

After this date, Oberlo clients won’t be able to get access to their accounts. No historical data will be available.

What does it mean for those who have already started a business with Oberlo? It’s recommended to find another solution to run your business. Actually, nothing to be scared of. There are other dropshipping and ecommerce solutions that definitely deserve your attention.

Keep your business going as usually

In challenging times, it’s crucial to save what you currently have.

The easiest way to save your Oberlo-based dropshipping business because of Oberlo shutdown is to find a solution that is pretty similar to Oberlo. Luckily, there’s no need to look for them for a long time.

You need a solution providing you with an opportunity to dropship from AliExpress with some extra benefits Oberlo deprived you off.

Unlike Oberlo, AliDropship does its best to let you customize and optimize your business to enjoy all its benefits.

Certainly, you’ll gain in case you’ll find a solution to completely replace Oberlo and go on running your business with no effort. But remember: every dusk is followed by a new dawn.

Take your current business to a whole new level

a picture showing Sellvia as the best alternative when Oberlo is shutting down

“Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson

Are you shocked by the Oberlo shutdown? Don’t take it too seriously: this is certainly a sign to make changes you’ve been waiting for. All you need to do is to choose a solution allowing you not only to save your business, but take it to the next level.

Sellvia is the solution you’ll definitely enjoy because it will revolutionize your understanding of a good business.

Check the following benefits Sellvia provides unlike Oberlo.

  • Lightning-fast shipping

Do you know that average US customers expect to receive their orders within 3-4 business days after the order is placed?

When you dropship from AliExpress, shipping to different states usually takes several weeks or even months. Actually, this is the most common reason for returns/refunds and unhappy customers.

Sellvia does its best to help you build a loyal community of happy customers around your business.

a picture showing Sellvia as the main alternative when oberlo is shutting down

Sellvia has its own US-based fulfillment center with all the products from its catalog in stock, ready-to-be-sent. That’s why Sellvia is happy to provide the fast shipping option: your customers will receive their orders within 1-3 business days. 

  • Prices comparable with the ones on AliExpress

What does a product cost consist of? Right, this is all about the cost of manufacturing and shipping.

The point is, all the products Sellvia offers you to resell are physically located at our US-based fulfilment center. So you don’t need to pay for shipping to the United States, but the Sellvia prices are comparable with the ones on AliExpress.

  • Stellar product pages with detailed product descriptions

The choice of products on AliExpress is huge. Yet, most of them are not provided with product descriptions. There are some even a seller don’t know anything about. This is what makes it a lot more difficult to run a business with.

Sellvia does its best to help its clients run their businesses with zero effort and enjoy every action they perform. This is why Sellvia provides stellar product pages with detailed product descriptions for each and every product in its catalog.

Time is money. You won’t need to spend your time learning more about the products you’re eager to sell in your store. Our marketing specialists have done everything for you. Beyond this, they have already tested these product pages that proved to be high-converting.

  • Ready-to-go marketing materials

The key to big sales is promotion. It takes you time and effort to launch an ad campaign for products from AliExpress. Beyond this, it requires you to be good at marketing. Otherwise, you risk spending lots of money on testing different ad creatives.

To let you save your time, money, and effort when you run ad campaigns, Sellvia provides its products with ready-to-go marketing materials that have already proven to be efficient.

A trial and error approach works great, but these errors sometimes cost too much. Sellvia created for you a solution to benefit from long-term. So why not save resources that you can allocate to other business processes giving you more in return?

  • Proper packaging and easy tracking

Long-term business growth is what you need to build a steady business. Happy customers are the key to what you really need. Unfortunately, suppliers from China don’t always care for your reputation. This is all about packaging and things like that.

Would you like to build a loyal customer base for your business to benefit from it long-term? Sellvia is glad to help you with that: our team provides not only fast shipping, but safe packaging and proper tracking.

This is what makes you customers happy about their shopping experience and motivates them to come back to your store for new purchases again and again. Are you eager to build a customer-focused business and enjoy your healthy business growth? Sellvia is at your service!

Oberlo gave you an opportunity to run a regular business, nothing more. With Sellvia, this is your chance to make a difference, you know, to become a part of something bigger.

Your business as the way to express yourself

There’s an idea behind any business. Entrepreneurs start their own businesses to get a source of income, that’s for sure. However, there’s also an ethical foundation.

Do you believe that you’re meant for something more important? Then, it’s high time to spread your own vision through your own brand!

Starting your own brand is a must-have in case you wish to do something that really matters and succeed. With Sellvia, you can start a brand with no effort.

  • One-of-a-kind products

Have you always dreamed big? This is high time to leave your mark on the market!

Sellvia is happy to design a set of unique products for your brand to spread your vision through items you offer.

It’s a lot more profitable to work with your current customers due to upselling techniques. Starting a brand is your chance to build a loyal community around your business and make a difference.

  • Amazing brand identity

Your vision is what should resonate with your customers. Sellvia will take all the necessary steps toward introducing an immersive brand and giving people reasons to fall in love with your offers.

  • Appealing photos, videos, descriptions

A good business is the one working on autopilot. So we’ll design a brand and products for your business from scratch. It will remain for you only to promote your products.

Yet, we’ll provide you with everything necessary to launch your profitable ad campaigns: every item we develop for you will come with stellar visuals and compelling texts showing the product at its best.

Your product strategy matters. People wish you to solve their issues and make their lives a bit more comfortable. In turn, they’re glad to give you their loyalty. Let us build a top-level brand for you from scratch to let you spread your own vision through your products and be proud of what you’re doing.

Our success is measured by your triumph. Are you interested in growing a steady business with unique products and ideas behind it? Don’t miss a chance to book a free call from our business advisors who will do their best to let you make a decision you’ll be proud of!

Start a business with no risks & investments

An option to start a business you deserve.

Have you always wanted to start your own business? If you want to do this with Oberlo, here is good news for you: Sellvia offers you to start your business on more favorable terms. With Sellvia, you’re not supposed to put everything at stake and risk anything.

Our team is glad to build a business for you from scratch, absolutely free of charge!

Book a call with our business advisors to get the following:

  • Ready-to-go ecommerce store
  • Free 1-year domain and hosting
  • 14-day trial of access to all the benefits Sellvia Ecosystem provides, etc.

These are your profits. Running a business with Oberlo used to cost $60+ per month (~$30+ for Shopify basic plan, ~$30 for Oberlo), meanwhile, entprepreneurs working with Oberlo had to pay transaction fees also cutting their profits by several percent. Sellvia doesn’t interfere with your finances and doesn’t have any transaction fees. Beyond this, it’s quite more favorable to start and run a business with Sellvia: you need to pay only for the access to Sellvia ecosystem ($39 per month), and you get all the benefits Sellvia Ecosystem provides, with no limits!

The future depends on what you do today. Oberlo is shutting down, but this is not bad news. Oberlo shutdown opens up new horizons for you. Luckily, there are alternatives that can replace Oberlo and even give you what Oberlo deprived you of. Would you like to take your current business to a whole new level or start a business from scratch & free-of-charge? Book a call with our business advisors doing our best to help you change your life for the better. Your success determines ours. One day or day one, you decide.

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by Artyom K.
Artyom is a copywriter at Sellvia. BA degree in International Communication and MA degree in Advertising let him start his career working in a multinational petrochemical enterprise as a marketing specialist. For a number of years now, Artyom has been creating educational materials to help people worldwide start their profitable ecommerce ventures and discover their full potential.
4 Comments
Joao paulo June 2, 2022 11:40:29

Gostaria de saber se eu já tenho uma loja virtual só ainda não recebir mas já estar sendo criado logo logo vou receber
é possível um iniciante um iniciante trabalhar e ter sucesso com a lojinha virtual ?

Artyom K. June 7, 2022 8:57:48

Bom dia, obrigado pelo interesse!
Em suma, à resposta à sua pergunta é sim, claro! Em nossa seção das histórias de sucesso você encontrará muitas histórias de pessoas sem experiência em comércio eletrônico que administram com sucesso seus negócios de comércio eletrônico e possuem sua independência financeira — https://sellvia.com/blog/category/success-stories/
Para aumentar as suas oportunidades de sucesso e trazer algo absolutamente único para o mundo, criando uma comunidade fiel em torno de seu negócio, teremos o prazer de criar uma marca para você do zero com produtos exclusivos através dos quais você distribuirá sua visão e conquistará uma audiência. Para isso clique no link e visite a pagina com a criação de marca o inscrevam-se para uma consulta gratis — https://sellvia.com/calendar-welcome/

Christine Wallace June 3, 2022 22:43:29

Hello! Can you let me know if you have any set-up in the United Kingdom? So far everything I have listened to is all about the USA, not a word about anything at all related to England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland ie. the UK. Do you have a product warehouse/base here and do you post products here? What are the prices compared to what you are advertising for selling in the USA?
Thanks!

Artyom K. June 6, 2022 13:12:12

Hi, thank you for your interest!
At the moment, we target the US market exclusively with the infrastructure set up and tested for the United States.
Luckily, for you as a business owner, it doesn’t matter where you live. If you’re eager to launch a venture to make a fortune, you have a chance to start and run a business in the USA with no effort! Book a call with our business advisors to learn more about starting your own business — https://sellvia.com/calendar-welcome/

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