Can I link an existing external shop to my online store?

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 hi I have a question is it possible to connect the shop that already exist and isn't my ( i want to sell items from other website but they have too much things and i wonder that I can like have their  )to my shopify shop if somebody knows how to do it pls tell me

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Hey @olivierloski,


It sounds like you are wanting to set up a dropshipping website, is that correct? This will allow you to sell items from the other website without having to physically own or handle the inventory.


The first step to creating a dropshipping website is to decide what niche you want to focus on. Look for high-demand and low-competition niches that have profitable opportunities. Try to choose a niche that you understand and care about. 


You then need to find a supplier that meets your specific needs and goals, depending on the niche and the types of products you’re looking to sell. Some of the popular and reliable dropshipping suppliers include: 

  1. AliExpress
  2. Alibaba
  3. SaleHoo
  4. Worldwide Brands

Supplier directories are also a convenient way to quickly search for and/or browse a large number of dropshipping companies in one place and are great for brainstorming product ideas or niches to enter. 


I suggest reading our blog post below to help you on your journey:


Moira | Social Care @ Shopify
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