Putting ‘Made in Wales’ on The Map This Christmas

Demand for locally sourced products has never been higher. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s to appreciate the things that are right on our doorstep.  In fact, almost 70% of consumers made the switch to shopping local during the pandemic.

With online marketplaces like Amazon and Etsy full of international sellers and dropshippers, ‘Made in Cymru’ exists to offer a one-stop shop for independent sellers located in Wales.

It’s never been easier to find a product with a ‘made in Wales’ label. With the holiday season right around the corner, read on to find out more about ‘Made in Cymru’ and how you can support a small business this Christmas.

Demand for locally sourced products has never been higher. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s to appreciate the things that are right on our doorstep.  In fact, almost 70% of consumers made the switch to shopping local during the pandemic. With online marketplaces like Amazon and Etsy full of international sellers and dropshippers, ‘Made in Cymru’ exists to offer a one-stop shop for independent sellers located in Wales. It’s never been easier to find a product with a...
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Made In Cymru is 6 months old!

This one completely passed me by, but last week we celebrated our 6 month anniversary, we have come a long...
This one completely passed me by, but last week we celebrated our 6 month anniversary, we have come a long way since we launched on 1st Feb with 18 shops and over 100 products on the site. We now have over 400 artisans signed up with their own unique shops and over 2000 products on site. It's hard to get traction within Google as i'm sure many of you know, but we are getting there!! It's been a hard slog...
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Where to send your social traffic?

This is an extension of a Facebook message that I posted a few months ago that went quite viral so...
This is an extension of a Facebook message that I posted a few months ago that went quite viral so I feel it's worth the point of extending on it and adding as a blog. Etsy Fees If you make or sell your own products, it tends to be a good idea to advertise on various platforms, whether this is your own website, Etsy, Ebay, Amazon or even our very own Made In Cymru marketplace, list your items to different...
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Best Tips and Resources for Starting a Made In Cymru...

A mistake that many independent Welsh crafters can make is thinking that just because they can create something pretty cool...
A mistake that many independent Welsh crafters can make is thinking that just because they can create something pretty cool by hand, they will be able to sell it easily on a marketplace such as Made In Cymru or Etsy.But this isn't always the case; every product on Made In Cymru does not have the same potential for bringing in profit. While the development of your product line can start with an item or two that you have handmade and...
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What is Made In Cymru?

Definition & Examples of Made In Cymru Made In Cymru is an online marketplace built specifically for independent Welsh artists...
Definition & Examples of Made In Cymru Made In Cymru is an online marketplace built specifically for independent Welsh artists that connects sellers with buyers. It is primarily used for selling items that are handmade in Wales such as handmade goods, arts and crafts. What is Made In Cymru? Made In Cymru is an online marketplace where sellers can connect with buyers. Sellers on Made In Cymru typically sell a variety of handcrafted gifts, products and crafts. Products sold on...
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