Unless you’re the age of my granddad, it’s likely you grew up with little knowledge of hemp, and it’s incredible versatility. Looking way back to 1938, Popular Mechanics ran an article touting its virtues and the fact it could be the next billion dollar crop with literally thousands of applications. That didn’t happen, however, one year later the US government pass stringent regulations concerning help and the industry passed into obscurity. For the next eight decades, hemp has been misunderstood, only now beginning to realize its potential.
The question is, can you make money buying and selling hemp products? The answer is yes, and we’ve listed several of the many, many hemp products below, it’s a matter of searching online for a wholesale supplier, adding your markup, then watching the sales roll in.
From being a plant that was shunned for decades, hemp has evolved into an industry that creates products in a wide and varied assortment of categories. While in this article we’ll focus on food and drink, there are also hemp-based clothing, beauty and health precuts, as well as products made specifically for your pets, cars, and home. Hemp can be used in your garden and farm, and even has certain industrial uses.
Hemp Foods and Drinks
For this article, we’re going to concentrate on the food and drink niche. This is an established and continuously active category. An entire business can be created by finding the right hemp food product at wholesale, then building an online store around that and related hemp food products.
Organic Hulled Hemp Seeds
Hemp sees are amazingly healthy, used by anyone seeking fitness and athletes in training. The sees are easily digestible and filled with necessary fatty acids, Omega 3 and 6. They are known to boost energy and lower cholesterol. Hemp seeds are a perfect source of protein, particularly so for vegetarians. These can be bought wholesale, then resold for a profit on multiple online retailers.
Hemp Seed Oil
Derived from hemp seeds, this is one of the most healthy and useful oils in nature containing a perfect blend of Omega 3 and 6 and an excellent source of Vitamin A and E. Containing minerals like calcium, magnesium, sulfur, potassium, phosphorus, iron, and zinc, the oil promotes clear skin and hair and overall good health. This is an established seller on health-related retails websites.
Hemp Protein Powder
An excellent source of protein, particularly for anyone who is lactose intolerant.
Combining hemp seeds with your tea provides not simply a soothing cup of tea, but a drink that is packed with a fantastic blend of healing properties.
If you need a pick-me-up during the day, instead of a candy bar, choose a hemp bar for a burst of energy. Hemp energy bars are known to use the best ingredients like hemp seeds, hemp protein powder, cranberry, blueberries to sustain you for hours. This is another perfect item to buy wholesale and resell on sites like Amazon, eBay, and other sites.
I hope you’re getting the picture; an entire business can be created merely buying food items made with hemp, then reselling them. Besides those mentioned, there are:
Coffee beans blended with hemp seeds produces a perfect nutty flavored coffee that is very healthy.
Much tastier and more healthy than traditional vegetarian burgers.
Hemp Vitamin Water
This might sound strange, but believe me, it’s not. The taste is a bit nutty, but the water is filled with exactly what the body needs, vitamins B3, vitamin B5, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, vitamin C and Omega 3.
It may have taken nearly a century for the world to begin to understand the amazing benefits of hemp, but they are real and sustainable. We’ve only touched the surface of the amazing hemp plant and the products that can be bought wholesale and sold retail in this article. We urge you to check back for an even more profound look into hemp and how to purchase and resell hemp products for profit.