Li’l Ewe’s helps to take care of baby, toddler needs online

first_imgBUSINESS NAME: Li’l Ewe’s BUSINESS ADDRESS: P.O. Box 10046, Canoga Park PHONE: (818) 262-0859 WEB SITE: www.lilewes.com AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGift Box shows no rust in San Antonio Stakes win at Santa Anita OWNER: Denise Bickers ESTABLISHED: Sept. 2005 NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES: one DESCRIBE YOUR BUSINESS: An online delivery service. We provide personal, next-day delivery of baby and toddler needs. We assist members with their shopping while making them conscious of the “happenings” of childhood. IS THIS YOUR FIRST BUSINESS? yes WHY DID YOU START THIS BUSINESS? As a mother of two toddlers, I realized there was a need for this service. There is never enough time to shop mindfully while caring for multiple children. So why do it? WHERE DID YOU GET THE IDEA? Discussing it with a family member. HOW LONG WAS IT FROM CONCEPT TO OPENING? one year WHAT DID YOU DO DURING THAT TIME? Contacted vendors, did product research and business planning. WHAT WERE YOUR STARTUP COSTS AND HOW DID YOU FINANCE THE BUSINESS? $4,500 from savings. WHO DID YOU RELY ON FOR ADVICE? The market and my associate business persons. WHAT HADN’T YOU CONSIDERED BEFORE OPENING? That perishable goods have expiration dates. WHAT IS YOUR EXPECTED REVENUE THIS YEAR? $50,000 WHAT GOALS DO YOU HAVE FOR THE COMPANY? To see refrigerated trucks driving nationwide. To be considered for a small-business profile, you should have fewer than 10 employees and be locally based. For a free profile questionnaire, call (818) 713-3699.160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img