More e-merchandising storefronts, such as CafePress, are popping up every day. For the most part, the features and benefits offered by all the sites are fairly similar. One site hasn't truly pulled enough ahead of the others for us to say that it's the one that will become the eBay of e-merchandising. Admittedly, many sellers prefer CafePress, but as that site matures and is considered mainstream, we see more interest in alternative or start-up options. In the following sections, we describe three sites that offer a few interesting alternatives.
Spreadshirt launched in Germany in 2002, but it has opened United States and other European locations for its base of operations (see Figure 5-8). Spreadshirt has established several avenues for you to make money: