The Profit Accelerator Podcast

A Seasonal Business Model Ten Years Thriving With Special Guest Juli Hamilton

May 03, 2022 Dawn Kennedy Season 1 Episode 53
The Profit Accelerator Podcast
A Seasonal Business Model Ten Years Thriving With Special Guest Juli Hamilton
Show Notes

Dawn talks with Juli Hamilton, owner of Something From the Garden, a seasonal country store in rural Van Wert County, Ohio. 

In this episode…

Who is Juli Hamilton and who does she serve? (1:29).  

Juli started as 3-season business because winter is very cold in Northwest Ohio. What is Something from the Garden Today?  (3:04).

Juli’s college degree and her passion is in horticulture, but her business has evolved from there. Her business is different from most farmers market type businesses. (4:06). 

Her business model allows for so much more and is a win-win for her and for the businesses whose products she carries. (6:02).  

How many vendors does Juli work with? (7:20). 

Some in Juli’s community were upset with her because her business model is different. Why? (8:43).

Everybody these days has seen consignment stores and pop-up stores. How is Juli’s business different? (10:05). 

How much does winter typically impact most markets like Juli’s? (11:57).

The keys to success in this type of business. (13:25).

Post-pandemic, the drive for people to shop and buy local is real. (14:43).

Juli’s recommendations for new product-based businesses approaching people like her, to carry their products. (16:28). 

Resource links: 

Juli’s links-

http://www.somethingfromthegarden.com/

https://www.facebook.com/somethingfromthegarden

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