Archive for the 'Amazon Marketplace' Category

Amazon Discontinues Popular Photo Sharing Option

Monday, August 5th, 2013

It appears there is still a bit of confusion floating around about the fact that Amazon is discontinuing its popular photo sharing option. This confusion stems from an email Amazon sent out on July 15th that stated that Amazon was discontinuing the customer-uploaded image feature.   The email stated:   Hello, On July 15, 2013, [...]

Sell on Amazon – Who, You?

Monday, July 29th, 2013

These days, it seems you can’t turn on a TV, go on the internet or talk to a friend without hearing something about Amazon. From vitamins to housewares to clothing, people buy EVERYTHING from Amazon. With their Kindle program, people order and download movies and books. Even children are getting a slice of the Amazon [...]

Amazon Expands Test-Run On Grocery Delivery Service

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Amazon is certainly on a roll! So far this year, they’ve announced plans to expand the FBA program by building more warehouses throughout the United States (and Europe). They’ve created and launched new television programs for online viewers, and — now they’ve announced that they’ll be expanding their grocery delivery service.     This is [...]

Amazon Introduces New “Login With Amazon” Feature

Friday, June 7th, 2013

This week, Amazon introduced us to a new service they are rolling out called Login with Amazon. According to the press release on their website, this new service will give over 200 million active Amazon customers the ability to login to apps, games, and websites by using the Amazon login rather than creating a new [...]

Amazon Introduces Virtual Account Manager

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Amazon’s Seller Discussion forum had a flurry of activity last week after the online retail giant sent out an email to its sellers informing them about the new Virtual Account Manager (VAM) program. While most sellers pondered what the cryptic email actually meant, others commented that they were experiencing a feeling of dread over the [...]

The “Amazon Tax” Saga Continues

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Some say this March wasn’t a great month for Amazon. First they were sued for withholding money from seller’s accounts, then eBay came out with guns blazing by introducing a new seller fee structure, then as the month drew to an end, the New York Court of Appeals rejected arguments from Amazon and that [...]

Amazon: Bad FBA Sellers Facing Unplanned Prep Service Fees

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

    If you have recently gotten a little lazy about how you ship your items to Amazon’s warehouses, you might want to listen up. Amazon announced this week that it is about to start slapping the wrists of Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) sellers who don’t follow the shipping rules, by imposing a fee for labeling, [...]