Connect with us

Health & Medical Care

First-Aid Kits

Putting together first-aid kits is a great business for those looking to help.

Entrepreneur

Published

on

Business At A Glance

First-Aid Kits

Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

Two of the best aspects about starting abusiness that assembles and markets first-aid kits are the facts thatthe business can be set in motion for less than a $3,000 investment andfirst-aid kits are in high demand.

First-aid kits can be assembled,packaged, and sold to retailers on a wholesale basis. Or, the first-aidkits can be specially designed and marketed to specific industries,such as construction and transportation. Furthermore, fantastic marketsfor first-aid kits include manufacturing and warehousing firms, asthese types of businesses are required by law to have first-aid kits onsite. Providing you can maintain a 100 percent markup on the first-aidkits that you assemble and achieve $100,000 per year in gross sales,this inexpensive and simple business start-up can generate profits of$50,000 per year, prior to overhead costs.

Entrepreneur Magazine is South Africa's top read business publication with the highest readership per month according to AMPS. The title has won seven major publishing excellence awards since it's launch in 2006. Entrepreneur Magazine is the "how-to" handbook for growing companies. Find us on Google+ here.

Health & Medical Care

Health Fair

With an increased demand for health-care information, running a health fair for professionals and health-related companies could grow to a lucrative business.

Entrepreneur

Published

on

Business At A Glance

Health Fair

Startup Costs: $10,000 – $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

Across North America, there are thousands ofhealth-care professionals and companies that produce products aimed atthe health-care industry. And all of these health-care professionalsand industry-related companies could potentially become your clients ifyour intentions are to start a business that promotes and hosts two-dayhealth fairs across the country. A health fair is the same as a tradeshow or craft show. The major difference is that all vendors orexhibitors are in the health-care industry. This type of uniquehealth-care related business has a chance to become a profitablebusiness concern, given the recent increased demand by consumers forhealth-care information, products and services. Charging people anadmittance fee into the health fairs, as well as charging theexhibitors a booth fee to display at the health fair would earn revenuefor the business.

Continue Reading

Health & Medical Care

Medical Braces

Offer the hundreds of types of medical braces to people with injuries.

Entrepreneur

Published

on

Business At A Glance

Medical Braces

Startup Costs: $10,000 – $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

There are literally hundreds of types ofmedical braces used for hundreds of different medical conditions;everything from braces for a bad back to knee braces for sportsinjuries. There are thousands of manufacturers of medical bracesworldwide, so securing a wholesale source for the products should notbe difficult. The braces can be sold to consumers in a few differentways, including establishing a sales kiosk in a mall or close to ahospital or medical center, selling the braces online and advertisingthe braces in specialty publications for mail-order sales. Medicalbraces are specialized products, so maintaining markups of 100 percentis justified.

Continue Reading

Health & Medical Care

Health Seminars

Provide health-conscious individuals with a group of experts gathered in one place.

Entrepreneur

Published

on

Business At A Glance

Health Seminars

Startup Costs: $10,000 – $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

Starting a business that promotes and hostsfree informational health seminars can make you rich. You may bewondering how can you get rich by starting a business that gives awayfree health information to people who attend these seminars, but theanswer is easy. You promote and host the health seminars whereprofessionals speak on health issues in their area of expertise. Tomaximize the profit potential and ensure that the seminar is wellattended, the speakers at the seminars should be well known in theirfield and authors of books on health and wellness programs. The reasonis that your profit will be made by selling the speaker’s books andprograms at the end of the seminar. Hot topics for these types ofhealth seminars include weight loss and healthy diet, naturalchildbirth, alternative medicines and medical treatments, andage-related health issues. It isn’t unusual for as much as $10,000worth of products to be sold at health seminars, so you can see howthis business could become quite lucrative.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

SPOTLIGHT

Advertisement

Recent Posts

Follow Us

Entrepreneur-Newsletters
*
We respect your privacy. 
* indicates required.
Advertisement

Trending