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January 21, 2021

Jumping on the Walmart Bandwagon in 2021

Keren Dinkin

Shopping in physical stores has been pushed to the brink of demise as a result of the recent COVID-19 outbreak. While online shopping only seems like a temporary measure, we believe it is here to stay even after the pandemic subsides. After all, it is a lot more convenient, and it saves time and mon...

December 30, 2020

Forewarned is Forearmed - Important Amazon Dates You Need to Prepare for in 2021

Keren Dinkin

We’re almost at the tail end of this year and 2021 is just a few weeks away. Let’s look ahead to what 2021 may have in store for the Amazon market. What should you look forward to or prepare for as an Amazon seller? Here’s a quick list of important dates for the coming year and what to expect on...

April 28, 2020

Amazon Liability Insurance 2020: When, Where and How to Make Sure Your Business is Protected

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

Think about the most dangerous, liability-inducing product you could theoretically sell on Amazon. A few things probably come to mind... Guns. Fireworks. Matches. Industrial chemicals. The chance you’re selling any of these products is close to zero. In fact, you’re likely sellin...

April 10, 2020

Coronavirus Price Gouging: These 16 Products Show Amazon’s Crazy Price Spikes

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

If you’ve bought anything on Amazon lately, you may have noticed it was a little (or a lot!) pricier than it was last month. In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, Amazon prices are spiking as nervous consumers continue to hoard supplies. Supply chains are struggling to keep up with this demand a...

March 29, 2020

FBA Update: 6 Tips for Switching to Merchant Fulfilled Shipping Amid Amazon Coronavirus Restrictions

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

On March 17th, U.S. Amazon dropped a huge bomb to FBA sellers: Fulfilled by Amazon (FBA) warehouses would only receive “essential” items through April 5th, 2020. FBA sellers were no longer allowed to create shipments unless they included approved items. This drastic step is in direct response to...

March 11, 2020

Seller Questions: Do I need GS1 barcodes to sell products on Amazon?

Hi Allee, I want to launch a new line of clothing on Amazon, but the cost of getting Amazon-approved barcodes seems ridiculous. It seems I have to have one for every variation, which means hundreds of UPCs. This will cost me thousands of dollars. I can buy UPCs from other sites for almost nothi...

February 15, 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Amazon Tax Deductions: 12 Business Expenses You Can Write Off in 2020

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

Are you ready to build your Amazon empire? There some things you already know come with the territory: suppliers, shipping, choosing products. However, there is one HUGE thing most new sellers don’t think about until it’s too late. Yes, we’re talking about taxes. Being self-employed means the gov...

February 15, 2020

Do this, not that: 7 Tips For Taking Perfect Amazon Pictures

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

There are a lot of things to remember when creating the perfect Amazon listings: Copywriting SEO Keywords However, If you want to convert your viewers to customers, there’s one thing that trumps all: product photography. Even with great headlines or perfect keywords, photography is...

February 15, 2020

10 brilliant Prime products that will inspire you to sell on Amazon

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

So, you want to sell on Amazon. Or maybe you don’t, but it’s likely crossed your mind at some point. A lot of people think about how to start an Amazon Private Label business, but they get overwhelmed with questions like:  What do I sell on Amazon? How do I find products to sell on on...

February 07, 2020

Can I sell that on Amazon? 900+ Brands You Should Never Resell

Allee Evensen Allee Evensen

For some FBA sellers, the hammer dropped this week as Amazon cracked down on a new host of brands. You may have received a email that was identical to this: As part of our ongoing efforts to provide the best possible customer experience, we are implementing approval requirements for products so...