by, Claire on, Sep 25, 2019 Business Opportunities.
With more new business ideas centering around wellness and health, there are some great business opportunities if you like making things. Weighted Blankets are gaining popularity and if this is something you feel you could do, why not make your your own weighted Blankets.
Weighted blankets are gaining notoriety because there are many more designs and styles out there but there are some important things to consider. Customers still want a certain design style and these are not always available, if you have a particular style such as Vintage, you could incorporate this into your designs.
The first thing to consider is the weight and making sure you get that right, its always a good idea to make your products machine washable for convenience. All of these things will influence how customers see and purchase your product.
Weighted blankets are used for both sleep aids, relaxation and anxiety prevention and care and if you fancy making Children’s weighted blankets, these are becoming increasingly popular too.
There are already some good contenders out there already established in the market but there is plenty of room for new businesses to step forward especially if you can find your own style and have an edge so your brand becomes known and stands out.
Some ideas to stand out include using recycled materials, aiming at certain design styles and bespoke made weighted blankets. The price is really important too and making sure you are absolutely competitive is the key. The price market for Weighted Blankets is quite high so keeping the costs down could put you ahead of the game.