8 Usb Drive Selling Business Success Stories [2023]

Updated: November 19th, 2023
Start An Usb Drive Selling Business

Here are some real life success stories of starting a USB drive selling business:

1. OWC (Other World Computing, Inc.) ($162M/year)

Lawrence O'Connor, the founder of OWC, came up with the idea for his business when he realized there was a lack of consistent and reliable solutions in the computer technology industry. He started by offering upgrades and support for Apple products, and through word-of-mouth and strategic advertising, OWC grew to become a trusted source for hardware and software solutions with a solid year-over-year growth rate of 18.4% and over $148 million in revenue in 2020.

How much they make: $162M/year
How much did it cost to start: $20K
Current team size: 250

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I Was Too Young To Drive But Started My Business Anyway: Now We're Approaching $200M/Year

OWC Larry, founder and CEO of Other World Computing, shares how he started his business at a young age with just a credit card, now experiencing a solid year-over-year growth with a CAGR of 43.78% over the past 33 years.

About
OWC started OWC (Other World Computing, Inc.) about 35 years ago
Revenue
OWC grew the business to $13.5M/month
Costs
It cost OWC $20000 to start the business

2. Plugable Technologies ($14.1M/year)

How much they make: $14.1M/year
Current team size: 42

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Navigating The Shipping Crisis And The Ultra Competitive Amazon Landscape With Bernie Thompson

Learn how owner Bernie Thompson built Plugable Technologies into one of the most well-known USB device brands in America and the world, while using his own in-house tools to regulate his Amazon business and helping other sellers with Amazon PPC ads.

About
Bernie started Plugable Technologies over 14 years ago
Revenue
Bernie grew the business to $1.18M/month

So... can you actually make money with a USB drive selling business?

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5. Plugable Technologies

  • Estimated revenue: $1.18M/month
  • Business rank: #9

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So... can you actually make money with a USB drive selling business?

Of course. There are millions to be made in this industry.

But how?

  1. Research real, profitable businesses and see exactly how much money they make.
  2. Study exactly what works, and what doesn’t.
  3. Take action, because now you have the roadmap.

Join Starter Story and build your next big thing:

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7. Seagate.com

Seagate helps the world store more data and harness its potential with breakthrough cloud storage services, systems, hard drives, solid state drives, and end-to-end data management solutions.

  • Website traffic: 3.09M/month
  • Business rank: #9.33K

Check out their full website ➜

8. BenQ

BenQ offers products and deals information on our worldwide renowned LCD monitors, home projectors, and LED lamps that bring quality and enjoyment to your life.

  • Website traffic: 2.78M/month
  • Business rank: #14.8K

Check out their full website ➜

Pat Walls,  Founder of Starter Story
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