How print-on-demand drop shipping works

Launch an online store without inventory or upfront investment

How print-on-demand drop shipping works

Launch an online store without inventory or upfront investment

Find out how you can start your own business and become your own boss with low risk and without investing money in expensive printing equipment, storage, or inventory.

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Sign up to start Drop Shipping

Sign up & connect your store

Create a free Printful account and connect your online store using one of our many ecommerce integrations.

2
Create print-on-demand products online

Create custom products

Use our online mockup generator to create high-quality images of products with your designs.

3
Sell online with print-on-demand Drop Shipping

Fill your store

Fill your online store with as many products as you like without keeping inventory or worrying about leftovers.

4
Promote your brand to sell more

Promote & sell your products

Start building your brand. Read our blog for inspiration and watch the helpful tutorials on our YouTube channel.

5
Print-on-demand Drop Shipping with Printful

Watch orders come in

As soon as a customer buys something from you, it's automatically imported to us. We charge for fulfillment and what's left from your retail price is profit!

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Printful print-pack-ship services

We print, pack, and ship it

We print your order, pack it, add pack-ins, and ship everything directly to your customer under your brand.


How much does it cost?

It's free to sign up with Printful and there are no subscription costs! You only pay when an order is made

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There are two transactions for every order

  • You charge your customer the retail price you set
  • Printful charges you for the product and fulfillment

You set your profit

Whatever is left over after Printful charges you is your profit! So you can set your retail prices as high or as low as you want. Take a look at Printful's products & pricing section for our prices (it includes fulfillment, but shipping is extra).

Try out Printful’s print-on-demand today!

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