A very fun, creative, and profitable business that teens can organize and run all by themselves is the ever popular gift basket business. Teenagers tend to be much more artistic than adults and this is a talent that can be used to come up with many different ideas to be used in crafting gift baskets. This is also a business that, once begun as a teenager, can easily expand into quite a profitable operation the longer it’s tended.
Gift basket businesses are quite simple to start. You will, of course, need baskets of all types and sizes. That’s the first supplier you will need to locate. Something to check is if you may have a basket factory located near you. This is a great place to get quality baskets at bargain basement prices. If this isn’t an option, you can always hit your local dollar stores and stock up that way, at least in the beginning. [Read more...]