Business ideas with low investment for small towns that are creating a buzz

by Pinaz on 15/12/2017
If you are thinking about exploring income options outside the bustle of city life, setting up a low-investment business in a small town might just be the solution you need. Lower cost of living allows you to grow your business in a small town. With the rise of e-commerce platforms, it is increasingly possible to nurture your business from the comfort your home.

Let’s take a quick glance at the low-investment business ideas you can start exploring.

Processed food: The processed food industry is a constantly growing market. The food processing industry spans a large variety of businesses based on raw material. One of the most lucrative food processing business is the manufacture of jam and jelly. Depending on the abundance of raw materials, you can decide on a choice of food item best suited for you by sourcing local ingredients from your resident town.

Fashion jewellery: The fashion jewellery industry has grown to a multi-million dollar industry and is seeing an increase in demand. Being a niche product, it is easy to choose your customer base. One of the major reasons for fashion jewellery popularity is the fact that they are affordable and are attractive. It requires very little investment and with the help of e-Commerce platforms, you can start selling your products directly.

Rubber floor-mat manufacturing: Rubber floor mats are widely used in many different capacities, such as industrial and domestic rubber mats, anti-static mats, and automotive mats. They are easy to manufacture and you can initiate the process as a small-scale business with limited capital investment.

Nail polish making: Beauty products and cosmetics never go out of demand. Nail polish is one such beauty product with a relatively simple manufacturing process. This business too can be initiated with low investment on a small to medium scale basis by first time entrepreneurs looking at failsafe options.

Garment auxiliaries manufacturing: With the steady rise in demand for garments, garment auxiliaries such as acrylic buttons is seeing a rise in manufacturing as well. The garment auxiliaries industry is projected to grow at a steady rate. Requiring a nominal capital investment, this business is another significant option to explore in a small town setup.

Most small towns in India have a plethora of locally available products that can be effectively utilised in making products unique to the region. Once you’ve that part sorted, you can take your products online and start selling. The process takes off with you registering as a seller on Amazon. Then you can start selling from the comfort of your homes while Amazon’s seller services take care of every little business concern, from delivery to packaging and product photo shoot to delivering the products to your customers.

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