Archive for the 'Amazon Marketplace' Category

Is Amazon FBA a Good Option for Seasonal Items?

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

We found this great Vendio blog article from a few years ago and it still relevant today! Take a look for some advice on whether or not to send your seasonal items to Amazon FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon). http://www.vendio.com/ecommerce-blog/2013/11/04/seasonal-items-and-fba-to-send-or-not-to-send/ Read the full blog article here. Remember that you can use your Vendio account to keep [...]

eBay Fall Seller Update Is Here

Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

    eBay’s 2018 Fall Seller Update Is Here The eBay Fall Seller Update has been released and you may find it in full here. A large variety of different fees are being increased (unless you sell in certain business and industrial equipment categories, where some fees have been reduced). Using the eBay catalog is required for [...]

What to do When You Get Negative Feedback on Amazon

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

As much as I enjoy selling on Amazon, there are still times when I get kind of frustrated with them. A shipment I’ve sent in may get lost in transit or perhaps it arrived at the Amazon warehouse completely broken or damaged. Then there’s the occasional little warnings from Amazon “your photos aren’t in compliance” [...]

3 Tips to convert sales on Amazon

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Selling on Amazon is a lot like shaking hands with someone. First impressions mean a lot. If you give someone a firm handshake and a winning smile, they want to linger and get to know you a little better. If your handshake is weak or you don’t really have much to say, the person will [...]

Amazon and USPS Team Up for Sunday Deliveries

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

You may have heard some whisperings over the last few months that Amazon was considering Sunday deliveries. Well, as it turns out, this wasn’t just a rumor—Amazon has announced that starting on November 17th, customers in New York and Los Angeles will have Sunday delivery, with packages being delivered by none other than the United [...]

Seasonal Items and FBA: To Send or Not to Send

Monday, November 4th, 2013

It’s a few days before Halloween and you just hit the mother lode of vintage Halloween decorations. Do you store them away in your home for 10 months or do you go ahead and send them in to FBA? If you’re an experienced FBA seller you should already know the answer, but it is a [...]

Main Street Fairness Act Struck Down In Illinois

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

  The internet sales tax saga took another interesting turn last week as the Illinois Supreme Court struck down the Illinois Main Street Fairness Act. This law, informally known as the “Amazon Tax” was passed by Illinois in March 2011 as a way to level the playing field between brick-and-mortar businesses and online retailers. It [...]