You may encounter such a situation, you have a winning product in hands, or you found something interested on Odditymall or Aliexpress, and want to buy or list from CJ Dropshipping. When you search the product on CJ, you fail to find the product. This situation could happen sometimes, we admit that compare with Aliexpress, the product listings on CJ Dropshipping are limited, therefore, we have an amazing service to cover the inadequacy, and even provide a better experience-it is the service I am going to introduce today, the product sourcing service.
If you fail to find something on app.cjdropshipping.com, you can post a sourcing request to us, then our sourcing team will source for the best supplier with a better price, and upload the product on app.cjdropshipping.com for you to buy or list to your store.
Every new register, even you haven’t placed one order can post sourcing requests to CJ Dropshipping.
For user LV1: 5 sourcing requests available daily.
For user LV2: 10 sourcing requests available daily.
For user LV3: 20 sourcing requests available daily.
For user LV4: 50 sourcing requests available daily.
For user LV5: unlimited sourcing requests available daily.
For VIP users: unlimited sourcing requests available daily.
If you have more products for sourcing every day, you can purchase a paid plan to increase the quantity of the sourcing requests.
It usually takes 24h to 48h on business days, but it may take days when there is a backlog in high seasons.
Step1: Log on app.cjdropshipping.com-
Step2: Click Sourcing on the top navigation bar-
Step3: Click Post Sourcing Request button on the top right corner.
There are two sourcing types for selection, sourcing for a store existed product or sourcing for an individual product.
If you are going to post a sourcing request for a product in your store, the process:
Step1: Select the store on which the product is listed
Step2: Click to sync the products on the store to CJ, then you can see all the product listings
Step3: Choose the product you want to source and submit, or just input the product and search
Step4: Pitch on the product, select a product tag, and submit.
Then the sourcing request was posted successfully and shows on the sourcing list. You can check the sourcing status of the request,
Pending – Your sourcing request has been received, our team will get back to you within 24 -48 hours during normal business days.
Sourcing Failed – Our team was unable to find a manufacturer for the specific product.
Sourcing Success – Our team was able to source the specific product you requested, you can view the details of this product to see the product price and the variances available.
If you want to post a sourcing request for a product that does not exist in your store, the process:
Step1: Upload the image of the product
Step2: Input the product name, choose a product tag
Step3: Input your target price with shipping fees to the country you are selling to
Step4: If you want to buy in bulk, input the estimated quantity(If you want to dropship the product, no estimated quantity requested)
Step5: Post the sourcing URL if there is one, and submit.
Then the sourcing request of an individual product was posted successfully and shows on the sourcing list.