This example will evaluate the concept of buying fragrances in bulk and repackaging them into smaller bottles.
**Example to calculate cost of 1/3oz (10ml) bottle filled with high quality fragrance. **
The example will evaluate the costs and gross profit margins to buy a 500gms (about 16oz) bottle of Perfume oil for repackaging into 1/3 oz Roll on bottle for resale.
Assume you are dealing with an expensive fragrance with a cost of $100.00 for 500 gms (about 16 fl.oz.).
How many bottles 1/3oz roll on bottles can be filled with 16oz of fragrance ?
• Number of 1/3oz bottles that can be filled are about: 16 x 3 = 48 bottles
Therefore the cost of the fragrance in each filled bottle will be = 100/48 = $2.08
The cost of each 1/3 oz empty roll on bottle is about = $0.35
Therefore the cost of fragranced filled roll on bottle = $2.43
To this cost one needs to add the cost of labels, any packaging, labor, and overhead expenses.
1/3 oz roll on bottles with high quality perfume oils are usually sold for $8 to $10 in retail. The prices will vary depending on the region and market the product is being sold and can be more or less than the price mentioned above.
**Example to calculate cost of 1/6oz (5ml) bottle filled with high quality fragrance. **
The example will evaluate the costs and gross profit margins to buy a 500gms (about 16oz) bottle of Perfume oil for repackaging into 1/6 oz Roll on bottle for resale.
Assume you are dealing with an expensive fragrance with a cost of $100.00 for 500 gms (about 16 fl.oz.).
How many bottles 1/6oz roll on bottles can be filled with 16oz of fragrances?
• Number of 1/6oz bottles that can be filled are about: 16 x 6 = 96 bottles
Therefore the cost of the fragrance in each filled bottle will be = 100/96= $1.04
The cost of each 1/6oz empty roll on bottle is about = $0.24
Therefore the cost of fragranced filled 1/6oz roll on bottle = $1.28
To this cost one needs to add the cost of labels, any packaging, labor, and overhead expenses.
1/6 oz roll on bottles with high quality perfume oils are usually sold for $4 to $5 in retail. The prices will vary depending on the region and market the product is being sold and can be more or less than the price mentioned above. |