Sell ink online

Start, run, and grow your ink business

Get the training, tools, and support you need to build the ink business you’ve always wanted.

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Everything you need to sell ink

Free resources

Learn at your own pace with on-demand courses from Shopify Academy, and with other business owners on the Shopify Community forums. Find answers to your questions on the Shopify blog, or in our comprehensive guides.

Professional tools

Create an online ink store that reflects your unique brand with over 70 customizable and responsive themes. Efficiently manage your inventory and process customer orders all from one unified dashboard.

Smart marketing

Grab your customers’ attention with targeted marketing campaigns on social media and Google. Make sure customers can find your ink store by using Shopify’s built-in SEO tools and integrated blogging.

Award-winning support

Shopify support is available 24/7, no matter which plan you're on. You'll also have access to help docs, webinars, blog posts, and online courses to guide you along the way for your ink business encounters.

Learn more about selling ink

  • Begin by creating an ink-credible virtual store on Shopify. Shopify's custom themes, templates, and other user-friendly web-building tools make it easy, so your intuition, discretion, creativity, and of course, a mobile phone or PC are everything you need. You can sell all types of ink and offer ink refueling services via your virtual Shopify store. And thanks to Shopify's mobile Commerce shopping cart, your customers will be able to access and order ink from your store via their smartphones.

  • There are several ways to sell ink online, like through a marketplace or your online store, but a Shopify store offers the best value while letting you stay in control of your business. You can sell used and new printing ink from major ink brands and even add toner cartridges to the mix. The Shopify mobile app takes your online ink-selling venture to another level, as it lets you attend to multiple customers at a go, take inventory seamlessly, and track sales.

  • Yes. Ink definitely falls into the category of things that can be listed for sale on Shopify. You can sell ink out of any warehouse or brick-and-mortar shop to customers from your virtual Shopify store, receive payments via over 100 payment gateways, and deliver to anywhere on the globe at the best rates. You get to drive more sales and traffic to your website/store by embedding Shopify-generated QR codes in articles and other web content or by launching Google Ad campaigns. Shopify's Sale and Discount Manager app helps in organizing discounts for bulk buyers and loyal customers — something you'll find crucial to cement customer loyalty and drive even more ink sales.

  • The price of ink depends on the type, the quantity and if you're selling it as individual items or in bulk. Consider the cost of purchasing the ink, overhead, shipping and delivery, and check out Shopify's profit margin calculator for some pricing examples.

Powerful apps

Showcase your ink with professionally edited photos or build customer loyalty with rewards programs. With over 6000 options in the Shopify App Store, you can customize your store experience and test for success.

Sell everywhere

Sell your ink online, in-person, and wherever your customers are. Quickly accept payments, view sales, fulfill orders, and track inventory with the Shopify POS app—no matter where you sell.

Scalable pricing plans

For ink businesses at every stage and size

Show Plan Prices as Pay yearly (save 25%)* Subscription Rate

$1 for your first month


Most Popular

For solo entrepreneurs

Yearly subscription price $29 USD per month

Card rates starting at

  • 2.9% + 30¢ USD online
  • 2.6% + 10¢ USD in person
  • 2% 3rd-party payment providers
$1 for your first month


For small teams

Yearly subscription price $79 USD per month

Card rates starting at

  • 2.7% + 30¢ USD online
  • 2.5% + 10¢ USD in person
  • 1% 3rd-party payment providers
$1 for your first month


As your business scales

Yearly subscription price $299 USD per month

Card rates starting at

  • 2.5% + 30¢ USD online
  • 2.4% + 10¢ USD in person
  • 0.6% 3rd-party payment providers

Start your ink business with Shopify today

Try Shopify free for 3 days, and explore all the tools and services you need to start, run, and grow your business.

Try Shopify free for 3 days, no credit card required. By entering your email, you agree to receive marketing emails from Shopify.

Discover how Shopify can help you do more with your business—no matter what you sell.