Tuzmo matches tourists and travelers to artisans in a destination. The mission is to empower artisans, provide them access to the global marketplace, and enhance the travel experience for tourists.
Tuzmo's founders, avid travelers, identified the opportunity to connect artisans directly with buyers, eliminating middlepersons. The goal is to financially empower artisans and offer authentic, high-quality local handicrafts to global customers.
Tuzmo targets tourists, travelers, and home-shoppers who seek authentic artisanal souvenirs. The app allows users to purchase items for delivery to their home country.
Tuzmo defines artisans as expert practitioners of unique, traditional arts or skills. They should create handmade crafts, learned skills from parents or masters, and preferably be local.
Tuzmo distinguishes itself by providing direct access to customers without middlepersons, enabling artisans to set prices, and offering support to showcase crafts attractively. The focus is on making high-quality, authentic artisan crafts accessible globally.
Tuzmo plans to launch in three major tourist destinations initially and aims to rapidly scale to 100 cities within 12 months.
Joining Tuzmo offers direct access to customers, the freedom to set prices, a chance to share crafts globally, and insights into sales data for growth opportunities.
Artisans create profiles on the app, showcasing their craft and setting prices. Travelers and tourists can purchase crafts online, either for pickup or delivery. Tuzmo charges a small commission on each sale to cover various services.
Download the Tuzmo app from Google Play or the App Store, sign up, and follow the prompts.
Email email@example.com, and Tuzmo will connect you with a local associate who speaks your language.
No, the process is designed to be user-friendly. Tuzmo's team assists in optimizing profiles and craft listings.
No, there is no limit on the number of crafts as long as they meet quality standards.
Tuzmo's Artisan Management Team will optimize and activate the profile within 48 hours. Artisans can add crafts and photographs in the meantime.
Yes, Tuzmo welcomes partnerships, allowing businesses to create separate profiles for master artisans and manage orders and fulfillment.
Contact information and address are needed for tourists to interact directly with artisans, pick up purchases, and get to know the creators.
Photographs and stories help build authenticity, allowing tourists to connect with artisans and increase sales.
Tuzmo connects tourists with authentic artisans. Users can discover artisans, explore their stories, and purchase crafts online for pickup, delivery, or shipping.
Artisans can sell any unique, handmade item representing their culture, preferably using local materials.
Artisans can download the Tuzmo app, create a profile, and showcase their crafts to a global audience.