Note From Fred: December 2021

Note from our CEO

Happy Holidays To Our Clients, Partners, Friends, & Family I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and a successful Turkey-5 (Black Friday/Cyber Monday).  Our team is heading into the home stretch, and we are thinking about what’s in store for 2022. I am so proud of our incredible BFCM results this year. Despite the fact that…

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Sale of Pesticides within California

In addition to federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements on the sale of pesticides in the United States, further requirements apply for sales on certain pesticide products at the state level. The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (CDPR) requires the registration of certain pesticides sold in the State of California. Amazon checks all pesticide products…

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Amazon Announces FBA and Disposal Fee Changes

eCommerce

Amazon’s FBA fees will increase by 2-8%, and disposal fees will more than double in cost.  Given Amazon’s announced fee increases, if sellers have disposals or removals, they should aim to have those completed before January 18. Sellers should also explore FBM or distributor fulfillment methods, and review their margins and pricing strategy. Reach out to Hinge Global to learn more.

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Note From Our CEO – November 2021

Note from our CEO

Happy Fall! Many of you are eCommerce veterans, and you’ve lived through many years of Q4 stress. I think you will all agree with me that things are getting harder given the supply chain challenges and the constant policy changes.

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Employee Spotlight: Himanshu Vishnoi

HImanshu Vishnoi

Himanshu Vishnoi is a member of our Advertising team, helping to drive sales and new-to-brand users through efficient marketing support on Amazon, Walmart and other marketplaces. Himanshu helps oversee paid search (SEO), sponsored brand, sponsored product, and sponsored display advertising.

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New ASIN Creation Policy on Amazon

To help minimize counterfeit products, Amazon has implemented new ASIN creation policy requirements to the process of adding new ASINs to your product catalog.

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More Fulfillment by Amazon Delays

Trucks loading and unloading at Fulfillment by Amazon center

Amazon is now asking for in-bound FBA shipments to 3 different receiving centers. Additionally, sources tell us that Amazon will be prioritizing certain categories (such as Toys) over other categories in Q4, to also free up their fulfillment centers.  Read how you can mitigate these risks to your Q4 business.

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Note From Fred – September 2021

Note from our CEO

Constant change is the new normal.  The three types of changes that we are all feeling right now are Consumer Behavior changes, Amazon changes, and COVID-related changes.

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