SAMPLE KIT – Canada


Congratulations on taking the first step toward creating your custom-branded hair care line! Please review the below information carefully. Each point will help you determine if DREAMLINE BEAUTY is the best private-label partner for you.

1. OUR OFFERING:
• 85+ professional-grade formulations – all are 100% paraben-free
• Stunning package design by the largest creative team in the industry – at no added cost
• Mechanical artwork, film, screens and silk-screened products – at no added cost
• Product Images and a Product Guide – at no added cost
• Custom designed Hardbound Look Book – at no added cost
• Custom designed Counter Cards and Stations Cards – at no added cost
• Yes, we will design using your existing logo or we can create one for you.
• Yes, you may sell your products anywhere you like. We have no restrictions on the marketing of your brand.
• Yes, you may change the names of our products to anything you like. In fact, we encourage it!
• And no, our name does not appear anywhere on your final packages.

*A minimum of 10 different retail-sized products are required for the Hardbound Look Book. If you choose to start your line with less products, rest assured once you add products totaling 10, we’ll supply you with the Hardbound Look Book at that time, at no cost.

While all samples are free, actual opening orders must meet the below criteria:

2. OPENING ORDER MINIMUMS:
An initial order must contain a MINIMUM of 288 retail-sized units/pieces. To reach the 288 order minimum, you may break your initial order down as follows:
• 6 products @ 48 pieces each = 288 pieces
• 4 products @ 72 pieces each = 288 pieces
• 3 products @ 96 pieces each = 288 pieces
• 2 products @ 144 pieces each = 288 pieces
• 1 product @ 288 pieces = 288 pieces

3. OPENING ORDER COST & PRICE LIST:
The average cost of an opening order containing 288 units is generally between $1,700USD and $2,200USD. (See Import Costs & Fees below)
To download our Price List CLICK HERE.
All prices are listed in USD.

4. ADDITIONAL COSTS:
Our prices are all-inclusive, the only additional costs are:
Import Costs & Fees – There are additional Canadian fees and an import broker is necessary to bring your products into Canada. Here is a link to a step-by-step guide for importing: https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/import/guide-eng.html. Also, here is a link to a list of Canadian brokers: https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/services/cb-cd/cb-cd-eng.html.
Shipping Charges – Figure between a $1.00 and $1.50 per unit to Canada
Barcode Numbers – are available for $15 per product, this is not a per unit/piece cost and is a one-time charge.
Fulfillment By Amazon (FBA):
GS1 Barcodes: FBA requires barcodes with an embedded company code, these are available exclusively through GS1.
Shrink Wrap Seals – FBA requires all liquids contain a secondary manufacturers seal. We offer shrink seals for $.25 to $.30 per unit/piece. There is a 500 unit/pieces minimum per order for shrink seals.
CLICK HERE for more information regarding FBA requirements.

5. REORDERS & PRODUCT ADDITIONS:
You may REORDER or ADD one or more products at any time following your initial order. Reorder turnaround time is approximately 2 weeks (not including transit time).

6. REORDER & PRODUCT ADDITION MINIMUMS:
• Regular Retail Sizes: 2oz to 16oz Sizes = 48 units/pieces
• Large Retail Size: 32oz Size = 24 units/pieces
• Sample Sizes: 2oz Shampoos & Conditioners = 144 units/pieces
• BackBar: 32oz Size = 24 units/pieces
• BackBar: Gallons – 2 units/pieces (not silk-screened)

7. TURNAROUND TIME: (transit time not included)
Opening Orders:

• Design & Mechanical Artwork: Approximately 3 weeks
• Manufacturing: Approximately 3 weeks
Reorders:
• Approximately 2 weeks

8. PAYMENT TERMS:
We accept all major credit cards, PayPal and e-checks through our online payment system.
Opening Orders:
• 50% Down to begin the creative process
• Balance prior to manufacturing
• Shipping will be billed after the order has shipped
Reorders:
• 100% prior to manufacturing
• Shipping will be billed after the order has shipped

9. CUSTOMIZED FORMULATIONS:
In addition to our pre-formulated offering of over 85 professional-grade products, Dreamline Beauty also allows clients to customize any of our formulas or we can create unique formulas specifically for you. Keep in mind, to do so, our minimum order quantity increases significantly. Hopefully the below will help you determine if custom formulation is a viable option for you.

SEMI-CUSTOM FORMULATIONS:
This allows you to change ONLY the COLOR and/or FRAGRANCE of any of our pre-formulated products. (Any other ingredient changes/additions would be classified as Full-Custom as outlined below.)

• MOQ: 2,500 units per product
• Shelf Life: 18 months
• Monthly Sell Thru: 150 units a month (If you sell any less, and you’ll have waste due to the 18 month shelf life.)
• Packaging: You may choose from our in-stock packaging options or supply us with your own packaging.
• Cost: Around $10,000 per product (depending upon the product and size)
• Timing: 6 to 9 months

FULL-CUSTOM FORMULATIONS:
This is where we custom formulate a product for you. We can work from our base formulations or from a product you’d like us to emulate.

• MOQ: 5,000 units per product
• Shelf Life: 18 months
• Monthly Sell Thru: 300 units a month (If you sell any less, and you’ll have waste due to the 18 month shelf life.)
• Packaging: You may choose from our in-stock packaging options or supply us with your own packaging.
• Cost: Around $20,000 per product (depending upon the product, size and ingredients)
• Timing: 9 to 12 months

YES! I completely understand the points outlined above and this will work great for my business! I’m ready to start testing!

NOTE: THERE IS A $30 SHIPPING CHARGE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE YOUR SAMPLE KIT ORDER.

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