Amazon Announces US FBA & Referral Fee Changes for 2020

From Amazon, “Driven by FREE One-Day Delivery, this was the largest one-year investment we have ever made in FBA. Nevertheless, in 2020, we will make only moderate increases (about 3%) in fulfillment fees, below industry average, because we remain committed to your continued success. We will also decrease select referral fees and introduce an exciting new selection program.”

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Wirecutter: Welcome to the Era of Fake Products

Counterfeit products sold online are on the rise and sellers of these fake goods are becoming more sophisticated. It can be hard to discern counterfeit items from the real ones. This article shares tips for online shoppers to protect themselves, as well as steps for how brands can defend against counterfeits.

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Amazon B2B: Everything Your Business Needs to Know

Amazon Business can prove to be a fruitful alternative platform to sell your large, bulk quantities of products on. The B2B platform has a few additional functionalities that are not available through dot-com, so our HINGE GLOBAL experts have put together everything you need to know about Amazon B2B.

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New Feature on Amazon: Request a Review

Amazon has released a new feature for sellers on Amazon marketplace for product reviews. Sellers can use this feature to request reviews once per order between 4 and 30 days after the date the order has been delivered. This limited time frame is to ensure that shoppers receive relevant, recent review requests and in turn, give…

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Amazon Releases In-Stock Head Start Program

Inventory planning and replenishment for Amazon is one of the many crucial factors to success, however out-of-stocks can happen, especially during peak buying periods like Cyber Monday, Black Friday, or the holiday season. Sales typically increase 4x for sellers in November, and 5x for sellers in December. Out-of-stock levels were 2.3% on Cyber Monday last year, up from…

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Unlock the Secrets for a Great Digital Storefront

Did you know that 54% of all product searches happen on Amazon, which is higher than product searches on Google?  Even if your brand has its own webpage, there are a lot of advantages to having an Amazon storefront, as long as you are a registered brand owner on Amazon. An Amazon storefront can drive awareness of…

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