Business Ideas

How to Start a Gift Shop Business In India

By KeeVurds Team

Every occasion demands unique and personalized gift items. Read further to learn how you can start your own gift shop business in India

Planning is the most important part of starting a gift shop business. Decide a business model, finalize budget, location, and more.


You have to find a place with high footfall levels and no similar shops nearby. Also, choose the location as per your price and item quality.

Right Location

You can study other gifting stores nearby to know more about their best-selling products, pricing, and more.

Competitor Research

As a gift store, you can sell many types of gift items, like souvenirs, merchandise, and toys for all age groups.

Finalizing a Theme

You need to register your company and get the required licenses to start a business in India.

License and Registration

You must find a good supplier who is aware of the latest trends and can provide a gift range on urgent notice.

Inventory Management

The gift shop market is a competitive space. Therefore, you need a clear Β and defined marketing strategy to grow and make profits.

Branding & Marketing

How Much Does it Cost to Start a Gift Shop in India?

On average, you can expect a startup cost of INR 3,50,000.