Café press is a custom merchandise market company started in 1999 at California. It is very popular and more than 2 million marketers are selling their products in café press. Their service is completely free and because of that it only offers limited functionality to users. It allows only 1 version of the product for the seller to sell. It also has monthly fee methods in which you can sell unlimited products.
The merchandise market is nothing but the combination form of both ecommerce as well as affiliate marketing. Millions of websites in the internet using many merchandise companies to market their products or their service to the visitors through merchandise websites. The basic is very simple, at first the webmaster needs to sign up for free with the merchandise company or he can also choose to pay some monthly fee. Then he needs to upload the picture of his products and can place a wide range of products on the merchandise company. Generally the merchandise company use to place a base price on every product and the webmaster adds commission to it. The webmasters can also create a shop for their own website through these merchandise companies.
Normally merchandise companies won’t handle all types of payment processing. They accept credit cards, printing, shipping and also these merchandise companies provide3s customer service when the webmaster is absent.
Because of merchandising companies, marketing physical products has become very easy. Things like T-shirts etc are being sold with out any trouble in merchandise companies, Webmasters can be very successful without even have to work hard.