Are you looking forward to starting a recharge card printing business in Nigeria but don’t really understand or know where to get Recharge card printing dealers in Nigeria?. In this article, we will list out some of the Top recharge card printing dealers in Nigeria.
Recharge card printing business is a trending business just like POS business which has taken over every nook and cranny in Nigeria. The statistical report revealed that Nigerians spend N300 billion on recharge cards and data subscription yearly which makes the recharge card business a target for many.
If you are looking to join this line of business, you will need a good dealer to buy bulk recharge cards and pins from.
Even though some have claimed that recharge card printing business is no more profitable in Nigeria yet others are still making huge profits in this Business.
In this post, we have listed the major recharge card dealers in Nigeria as well as the process involved in setting up the dealership business.
Before we proceed let us understand the three processes of the dealership
1. Recharge Card Mega Dealers
The mega dealers are recognized big recharge card merchants that buy the cards and pins in large quantity or bulk. They transact hand to hand with the major mobile operators in Nigeria eg GLO, MTN, Etisalat, Airtel Etc.
These mega dealers are the ones charged with the responsibility of selling and distributing card pins to wholesalers (Middle Men)
To become a Mega dealer in Nigeria, you need a capital of about 10 to 15 million to invest in the bsuiness.
2. Recharge Card Wholesalers
The Recharge Card wholesalers are the ones who buy directly from Recharge Card Mega Dealers at a
discount price and they, in turn, sell to the retailers.
Statistics show that recharge card wholesalers make between ₦5,000 to ₦15,000 daily.
3. Recharge Card Retailers
Retailers are recharge card dealers that buy from wholesalers at cheaper and reduced prices and sell to normal users or otherwise known as the final consumers. Those people that sell recharge card under motor parks, streets, and shops are the ones who fall under the retailer’s category.
It is estimated that retailers and they make between ₦500 to ₦25000 daily
Recharge Card Dealers in Nigeria
having understood the major divisions in the marketing and distribution of recharge card pins, below is a list of recharge card dealers in Nigeria.
Office Address: 15a, Eka Street, Opolo, Yenagoa, Bayelsa.
2. Love World Limited
Office Address: 23, Ikom, Four Corners, Ikom, Cross River.
3. Royal Communication
Limited Office Address: 105, Igoli Ogoja, Igoli, Ogoja, Cross River.
4. Tobek Communications
Office Address: 17, Giwa Street, Trade Fair Complex, Amuwo Odofin, Lagos.
5. OneLink Telekoms
Office Address: 18, Mureni Street, Isolo, Oshodi Isolo, Lagos.
6. Recharge Cards Online
Office Address: 35, Okeowo-Somorin Street, Ifako, Kosofe, Lagos.
7. Murphy Communication
Office Address: Shop 1, Muu Road, Ijagbo, Offa, Kwara.
8. Murphy Telecom
Office Address: Sango Eleyele Expressway Barack BusStop Sango Ido Oyo.
9. Tx Nigeria Ltd
Office Address: Owena Ijesha Road Erinmo Ori Ade Osun.
10. Richvision Limited
Office Address: 26A, Adesina Street, Awolowo Way,Ikeja, Lagos.
11. Tessytop Productions
Office Address: 4, ASSBIFI Street, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos.
12. Card Printing Industry
Office Address: Obele Street Amassoma Southern Ijaw Bayelsa.
13. Easy and Quiet Limited
Office Address: 22, Fadahunsi Street, IjeshaRoad, Surulere, Lagos.
14. Heritage Fund
Office Address: 3, Ibiono Street, Chamley, Calabar South, Cross River.
15. Boluwasayo Ventures
Office Address: 19, Giwa Inilu Street, Ikotun, Alimosho, Lagos.
16. Sajoetech International Enterprises
Office Address: 8, Amoriwako Street, Arigbajo, Ewekoro, Ogun.
17. Recharge Me Africa
Office Address: 18, Entienomuen Street, Off Children Medical, Benin City, Benin, Edo.
18. Macson Mobile
Office Address: 25, Saji Ayangade Street, Anthony Village, Kosofe, Lagos.
19. ET And T Communications
Office Address: 21, Afaha Ugha Road, Eket Oron Road Eket, Eket, Akwa Ibom.
20. AMB Communication Center
Office Address: 1, Bakine Tasha, Jbkjb,Babura, Jigawa.
21. VM Technologies Limited
Office Address: 503, Busy Mart Plaza Jabi District, Obafemi Awolowo way, Jabi, Abuja.
How To Start A Recharge Card Dealership in Nigeria
Would you like to venture into recharge card dealership/printing business in Nigeria but lack the technical and business know-how?
Before venturing into this business first and foremost consider the category which you wish to operate under as I have listed the categories as follows;
- Mega Dealer
If your choice is to become a mega dealer, you will be working hand to hand with major GSM service providers. And your target customers will be wholesalers.
For this type of dealership, competition is low but it is capital intensive as I mentioned earlier you need about 10 to 15 million to run the mega dealership business successfully.
If you decide to operate as a wholesaler, you will be buying from the mega dealer, in addition, you will be responsible for printing and distributing the cards to retailers, this is more efficient but more competitive.
As a retailer, your business is to buy generated pins, then print them out and sell them to the general market.
As a wholesaler or retailer, there are some Basic requirements you must have to have a seemles business
- Laptop: Having your own laptop is very essential, however, if you are not fortunate to acquire a laptop you can use a cybercafe or a business centre around you but if you are serious about succeeding in business, then you should have a laptop for this business
- Software: Download and install the software on your laptop, it could be the Mega, wholesale or retail software depending on the category you choose to operate under
- Printer: Don’t tell me you are not aware you need a printer for this business when it’s obvious you will be doing printing work. So for convenience, it is important that you buy your own printer. If you can’t afford one now, you can use a business centre near you but it is cheaper to buy yours in the long run
- Paper: You will need an A3 or A4 paper to print your recharge card pins.
- Software: You will need the software to de-encrypt the encrypted pin sent to you so that you can print it out.
There are other options when it comes to printing your recharge cards as a dealer.
- The online printing option where you print your pins online
- POS machine printing variant where you print the pins on-demand via POS
- E-PIN manager option
As a retailer, If you start with N400,000. You can start by buying stock worth N340,000.
Best App for Printing Recharge Card
If you are looking for the best App for printing recharge card kindly check on PlayStore. though I would recommend you contact the company direct as most of these Apps on play store are not trusted and unofficial
How to Print Recharge Card on Phone
If you want to print recharge cards on your phone you can do that by accessing this website printairtimeonline
All you have to do is visit the site, signup and update your pins and start printing.
Once you must have uploaded your recharge card e-pins, the portal will convert it to airtime vouchers format which you can sell to customers, after which you can save it to your phone, transfer it to a computer connected to a printer and print it out.
You can as well connect a printer to your mobile phone using OTG cable or WIfi and print out the airtime vouchers.
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Conclusion: Recharge Card Printing Dealers in Nigeria
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If you are looking forward to starting a recharge card dealership business we believe this post was helpful in explaining the processes involved
Legacy Benjamin is an Educationist and a graduate of UAM. He is the brain behind FirstclassNigeria. He is a Passionate Blogger, SEO Specialist and Prolific Writer.