Liquid soap is one of the most consumable products in the market with little or no much competition like in every other detergents family where big players are spending huge sum of money in advertisement.
Do you know that almost every home in the city uses one brand of liquid soap or the other even you reading this post? And not just home even hotels, restaurants, hospitals and laundry homes they all use liquid soap, this offers huge opportunity for one to venture into this business.
This is the type of business that one can start with as low as 2000 Naira capital and still make profit, it can be done as a fulltime business or part-time.
Let get down to business:
There are about 4 tangible ingredients or chemical required to produce a high quality liquid soap that will outshine any other soaps available in the market.
- Get original paraffin oil
- Get the best petroleum jelly
- Also source for candle wax/petroleum wax
- Any sweet perfume of your choice to give it savoury.
Let assume you have these entire four component element on ground, now you mix them properly as required using the prescribe measurement; now keep stirring until you get the real mixture. Note, if any of the chemicals is wrongly apply or mixed you may not get good result, it that simple.
How to Mix/production process
- Pour 2 litters of paraffin oil in your heating pot
- Add ½ kg of petroleum jelly to it after 5 minute
- Add 1/8 slab of candle wax after your petroleum jelly has melted.
- Bring down your heating pot after 10 minutes add perfume 1/8 liter to it.
- Start to package
Now how to make the money:
If you want to make 100% returns from this business you have to start with the quantity that will cover up your expenses this is after you had test-run your system. Let assume you have 50 thousand naira to invest in this business which include all necessary expenses such as packaging and distribution, at the end of the day you will make extra 50 thousand naira which gives you 100% returns on investment. Assuming you make 50k every week, times it by 4 you will be making 200k on monthly basis, then replicate this system over and over, you will be surprise at how much you will make on monthly basis working for yourself from your home.
Someone who produces liquid soap can also produce other related products such as Baby cream, Methylated spirit, Insecticides and Toilet cleaner/stain removal.
For further inquiries on practical, research and business analysis visit us at our office from Monday to Saturday 8am to 5 pm daily.
By Ozoemena O. Charles
CMO at Zuma Marketing Limited
and CEO and Publisher at SMEsmedia.com
Zuma Marketing is a contemporary company that deals in audio-visual products and integration, modern teaching aids and educational resources. Since 2012, ZML has provided thousands of clients with reliable and cost-efficient technology solutions for their collaboration, presentation and Educational needs.
SMEsmedia is media company, established on integrity and transparency that seeks to explore untapped opportunities in the SMEs world. Our target is to promote SMEs in Nigeria by providing useful products/ services and information pertinent to business promotion, job creation and self-employment, business idea, business news, business opportunities, training, publication and consultancy services.
The Publisher has strived to be as accurate and complete as possible in the creation of this article, notwithstanding the fact that he does not warrant or represent at any time that the contents within are accurate due to the rapidly changing nature of the economy or work conditions.
Also, the Publisher assumes no responsibility for errors, omissions, or contrary interpretation of the subject matter herein. Any perceived slights of specific persons, peoples, or organizations are unintentional.
In practical advice, publications like anything else in life, there are no guarantees of income made. Readers are cautioned to rely on their own judgment about their individual circumstances to act accordingly.
You are encouraged to print this article and share with friends and business minded people for easy reading.