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Is Pietra for existing brands and retailers?keyboard_arrow_down
Yes, Pietra is for existing brands and retailers just as much as it is for new brands. Existing brands and retailers can take advantage of a vetted network of high quality manufacturers to easily introduce new product lines, manage suppliers more efficiently, and streamline logistics, from factory floor to end destination. Pietra can help you streamline your logistics and sell on more sales channels.
How does Pietra help me source products & packaging for my business?keyboard_arrow_down
You will have access to Pietra's entire network of suppliers. These are high quality, vetted suppliers that have worked with the best brands in the world, from Nike to Gucci and more! There are hundreds of suppliers in each category that will allow you to easily get connected and start developing products right away. In addition to the product suppliers, you'll find a large network of packaging suppliers and freelancers to assist you with any design needs. With everything centralized through Pietra, managing your suppliers, invoices and shipments has never been easier.
Can I move over to Pietra 3PL and take advantage of low prices?keyboard_arrow_down
Absolutely! Pietra's fulfillment center is available to all entrepreneurs using our sourcing network and even those working with out of network suppliers. After subscribing, you'll want to fill out the inventory intake form to let us know what you'd like to ship. Afterwards, a Pietra Specialist will be in touch to help you coordinate the shipment.
How does Pietra make launching a product line easier?keyboard_arrow_down
Pietra has done the hard work of vetting hundreds of manufacturers so you don't have to. You can work with high quality manufacturers that have a strong track record. We've also connected all the dots for you to make launching your product line easier than ever. You will have your product and packaging components shipped to Pietra's Warehouse. Our assembly experts will video call you and you'll watch in real time as they assemble your products according to your instructions. We'll update your inventory and connect your website or provide you with a super easy shop to set up, and you can then start selling immediately. By having everything connected by Pietra, you won't have to worry about what happens next - we've got you covered!
How does low cost order fulfillment, storage, and assembly work?keyboard_arrow_down
You can decide to ship things to Pietra's Fulfillment Center to take advantage of low cost kitting, assembly, global order fulfillment, storage, and photography. You can order these services directly from inside the Pietra Creator Hub.
Can I use only a few services Pietra's Platform offers?keyboard_arrow_down
Yes! You don't have to use all of Pietra's services. You can just use the sourcing marketplace to create products, or send existing products to a Pietra Fulfillment Center to ship orders that are placed on your existing website.
Can I work with my existing suppliers?keyboard_arrow_down
You certainly can. You can invite your supplier to Pietra and a specialist will help you train your supplier on the best ways to ship products and manage payments, wherever they are in the world.
How does Pietra help grow sales?keyboard_arrow_down
Pietra allows you to list your products on the Creator Marketplace or additional sales channels like Instagram Shopping, Google Shopping, and different wholesale websites. You can take advantage of this service if you are using Pietra's Fulfillment Services.
Do you vet all suppliers and freelancers on the platform?keyboard_arrow_down
All the suppliers on the platform are handpicked and vetted by a team of specialists. They often work with top brands like Nike, KKW Beauty, Zara, Gucci, and more. You get access to the best in the world at pre-negotiated rates.
Why is Pietra the smartest way to launch my eCommerce brand?keyboard_arrow_down
Pietra offers a bundle of services that are all connected together which makes it incredibly easy to launch and scale your eCommerce brand. Pietra provides a production marketplace with hundreds of vetted suppliers who work with some of the top brands. Pietra also provides ultra low cost storage, fulfillment, and assembly so you don't have to stitch together all those services. Oh yeah, Pietra also allows you to set up a website or connect your Shopify to the platform so you can manage your entire operations from one place.
What am I paying for?keyboard_arrow_down
Pietra will cost you $39/mo for the beginner subscription to launch and run your business. Included in your monthly fee is your personalized business plan that will give you a step-by-step guide to launching your first product line. It comes packed with supplier recommendations, free tools, and a wealth of knowledge that would take you months to acquire. You can cancel at any time, before or after your launch, but since Pietra is a digital platform we do not authorize refunds on our monthly subscription.
Does Pietra have a supplier for my product line?keyboard_arrow_down
Pietra has over 500 manufacturers on the platform that span 25 product categories, from clothing to candles to beauty and much more. There are thousands of products that you can customize and hundreds of suppliers to work with to create a completely unique product from scratch. We'll even suggest manufacturers for you to work with in your Creator Blueprint, which is a step by step guide on how to launch your product line. We would love to help you start creating your product line today.