Screenshot of sold business www.adaptogentea.com

Featured in: Food and drink, Business and Franchises under $5,000

Taproot Adaptogen Tea

www.adaptogentea.com

Adaptogens are trending in the US and Taproot Adaptogen Tea is the first tea company to formulate around these amazing herbs. At Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim this year adaptogens were everywhere (see: Adaptogens Arrive https://www.bevnet.com/news/2017/expo-west-2017-adaptogens-arrive ).

I created Taproot to capitalize on this opportunity in the tea space, and I loved creating the concept, design and formulas. Unfortunately I just don’t have the time to follow-through, hit the pavement and sell. I work full time in the herb industry and am also studying for a Master’s in Herbalism. I want to see Taproot Adaptogen Tea get out into the world and I’m hoping you’re the person to do it!

The products have all received very positive feedback (see reviews, repeat purchases) and the packaging has been a big hit as well. I’ve spent very little time on the project lately (0-2 hours/month) and as a result haven’t delved too deeply into advertising or wholesale. I experimented a bit with minimal Adwords and Facebook advertising and I’m happy to share the results.

I do also have a bit of organic traffic every day, due to some SEO work—both the Taproot blog as well as some articles I’ve written elsewhere. I.e.: https://www.elephantjournal.com/2017/03/kava-kava-my-unexpected-aphrodisiac-includes-recipe/ Taproot blog: https://adaptogentea.com/blogs/blog

What you get: Adaptogentea.com is a fully functional and integrated store (Mailchimp, privy, shipping, etc.). I’ll include ~$200 worth of starting inventory and the materials to make more. Please note this is NOT currently co-packed and drop-shipped but wouldn't be hard to set-up. Also included are all the professional graphics, jpg and psd files, financial records, herb supply sources, and anything else you may want. The only operating expense is the Shopify $29/mo.

Taproot is also on the Elephant Market (a market for conscious consumerism): https://market.elephantjournal.com/products/496864a9-88a1-44ec-98cb-b46cdd85d349

Our Facebook https://www.facebook.com/adaptogentea

The margin on the tea is very good and will get much better as you start buying herbs in higher quantities. I’d be happy to help out during transition and make sure you have everything you need to succeed. Here’s my Linkedin profile for personal reference: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ben-levine-b1313810/

Revenue

Total revenue for last 12 months

$776.00 USD

Traffic

Total traffic for last 12 months

1,354 Sessions

Revenue includes sales until the end of last month and is calculated from Exchange’s eligible payment providers. Total traffic comes from all data available to Shopify.

Baked in Shopify features

Beautiful, responsive theme

Your store comes with a pre-installed, professional theme. Make edits to colors, layout and more.

Sell on channels

Shopify connects with all major social media channels so you can sell to more customers.

Secure hosting

Pages, credit cards, and transactions are protected by the same level of security used by banks.

Access to hundreds of apps

Apps and plugins to grow your business and improve your store marketing, sales, and social media strategy.

Easily accept payments

From Bitcoin to PayPal, accept any form of payment with a seamless checkout experience.

Run your store on the go

Run your entire business from your phone. Access analytics, reports, fulfill orders and more.

Store images

Contact seller