Are there any rules and regulations when selling products purchased from the market in an online store?
This is not affiliate/commission based selling. I'm purchasing products for the retail prices available in Asian markets and reselling/shipping to US customers via an ecommerce website. The products are basically tableware, nothing illegal/hazardous.
My burning question is do we need to have agreements with the retailers/manufacturers if we do so?
I need to know if there are any rules and regulations when selling products purchased from the market in an online store.For your specific product, no, apart from the normal import/export rules and regulations. But:
More can be found here -> http://www.cbp.gov/xp/cgov/trade/basic_trade And I would recommend you read it before you start your business.