7 Phone Stickers Business Success Stories [2023]

Updated: November 1st, 2023
Start A Phone Stickers Business

Phone sticker design and printing is a lucrative business and will keep becoming more good years to come. As more people buy smartphones and smart mobile devices, sticker companies will get more profitable.

Starting a phone sticker is not as capital-intensive as other printing businesses. Thus, setting up your own phone sticker business can be great. You can sell stickers from a brick & mortar shop, but making them available online via Etsy and Amazon can be a great business idea.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a phone stickers business:

1. Koa Sticker ($108K/year)

How much they make: $108K/year
Where they're located: Québec, QC, Canada
How much did it cost to start: $100
Current team size: 0


$9000 a Month Selling Graphic Designer Stickers on Etsy

This case study highlights how a side hustle selling stickers on Etsy generated over $31,000 in one year with a high average monthly visit rate and an impressive 8% conversion rate.

They started Koa Sticker over 3 years ago
They grew the business to $9K/month
It cost $100 to start the business

2. Bonobos ($150M/year)

How much they make: $150M/year
Where they're located: NYC, NY, USA
Current team size: 503


The Bonobos Model: Lessons on Building a $300MM D2C Brand

Bonobos, a unique men's clothing brand founded by Brian Spaly and Andy Dunn, was acquired by Walmart for $310 million after Dunn invested his 401k money to launch the website and secure a round of angel funding from venture capitalists and Stanford professors.

Brian started Bonobos almost 17 years ago
Brian grew the business to $12.5M/month

Learn more about starting a phone stickers business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a phone stickers business?
-> Pros and cons of a phone stickers business

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established phone stickers business
-> Marketing ideas for a phone stickers business

Other resources

5. Koa Sticker

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  • Estimated revenue: $9K/month
  • Business rank: #6

Check out their full website ➜

6. WhatsApp.com

  • Website traffic: 2.87B/month
  • Business rank: #64

Check out their full website ➜

7. Walmart

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  • Website traffic: 457M/month
  • Business rank: #98

Check out their full website ➜

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