How to Start Dropshipping in Facebook Marketplace

Here is to give you an overview of what Facebook Dropshipping is all about.

Dropshipping is an e-Commerce business retail fulfillment method wherein an online store does not keep the products in stock or no physical inventory.  Instead, when a store sells a product using the dropshipping model, it purchases the item from a third party supplier.   The supplier then ships the product directly to the customer.  The seller doesn’t have to handle the actual product without managing an inventory.

Why Facebook Marketplace?  Facebook is one of the biggest and fastest-growing social media in the world with about 8 Billion active users around the world now.   It means, no need to do traffic just to get sales on this platform.  

Currently, Facebook offers a FREE listing and it has the lowest value fee of 5% every time you get sales. 

In addition,  Facebook Marketplace is known as a local marketplace where you can sell and do meet-ups for your every sale. 

You can set up your own Facebook store through the following steps:

1. On your Facebook account, select the “Facebook Marketplace” tab
2. Set up your store details
3. Configure your payment detail
4. Add products to your store
5. Post a picture with good qualities
6. Add a description and optimize its contents
7. Manage your orders!

What are the Delivery Requirements on Facebook Marketplace
* Deliver the orders of three (3) working days or within the handling time you
* Use Tracking Information for each shipment
* Mark all orders as “Dispatched”  in Commerce Manager account
* Monitor the orders arrived on time
* Communicate to your customer constantly,  respond to them to any inquiries on

As a result of the pandemic crisis,  Facebook Marketplace offers a shipping option where you can ship all your orders to your customers.   To manage the shipping option, go to the Commerce Manager account.

What is Commerce Manager?  It is a platform that helps you sell products and manage your business across Facebook.  Without a Commerce Manager account, you cannot sell on Facebook Marketplace.