Amazon barcodes and GS1 US GTIN

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How can I buy a GS1 GTIN barcode for a Amazon listings? A GS1 US GTIN is the key to unique product identification. It’s a unique number issued by GS1 US that identifies a single retail product in the supply chain. When you license GTINs from GS1 US, your company is also identified as the […]

UK Amazon VAT information.

What Changes to VAT treatment of overseas goods sold to customers from 1 January 2021? Background At the end of the transition period, the government will introduce a new model for the VAT treatment of goods arriving into Great Britain from outside of the UK. This will ensure that goods from EU and non-EU countries […]

Amazon Hygienic and topical products – packaging and sealing requirements

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Introduction Why is Amazon requiring elevated packaging and sealing requirements for hygiene and topical products? At Amazon, they always aim for the best customer experience, which starts with customers being confident that they buy products in pristine condition[1]. Online customers can return products within the free return window if they do not meet their expectations. […]

Amazon Posts Introduces New Capabilities [Including Scheduling Feature]

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It’s challenging to build brand loyalty on a platform like Amazon, which highlights the price and speed of delivery above all else. Shoppers who focus on one particular item might not know that your brand has a deep product lineup, and will miss the opportunity to browse your catalog and make a follow-up or related […]

Custom headlines and logos now available on Sponsored Display

   I am pleased to share some exciting news with you today. Advertisers in UK, DE, ES, FR, and IT can now personalize their Sponsored Display product targeting creatives with customisable headlines and brand logos.   Sponsored Display Sponsored Display is a self-service advertising solution that gives advertisers the ability to quickly launch display campaigns and reach […]

How Does Amazon Video Advertising Work?

Does Amazon Prime Have Video Ads? Let’s answer the big question first. Does Amazon even offer video ads? That’s a yes. Amazon in-stream video ads do exist, giving you access to potential marketing opportunities across the Amazon shopping marketplace. Let’s answer the big question first. Does Amazon even offer video ads? That’s a yes. Amazon in-stream video ads do […]

Amazon Brand Registry: What You Need to Know in 2019 and 2020

In case you haven’t yet heard, some of Amazon’s most effective selling tools are available exclusively to sellers registered with Amazon Brand Registry. And though becoming brand-registered will take some of your time and money, we think it’s worth it since it has the potential to give you a major leg up on your competition. […]

Amazon Predictions 2020: 5 Big Changes to Look for in the New Year

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It’s hard to believe, but 2019 is quickly coming to a close. 2020 will soon be here, and with it plenty of excitement: a new U.S. presidential election; the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan; and, of course, lots of big changes in the world of online retail — namely, Amazon. This article lists five major […]

Amazon Updates Its Communication Guidelines: What You Need to Know

Clarification to Communication Guidelines In general, you may contact a buyer who has purchased from you on Amazon only to complete an order or to respond to a customer service inquiry. You may not contact buyers in any way for marketing or promotional purposes, including via email, physical mail, telephone, or otherwise. If you send […]

Spotted: Is Amazon Introducing a ‘Request a Review’ Button for Sellers?

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On November 12, 2019, the Jungle Scout team spotted a new button on the ‘Order details’ screen in Seller Central labeled ‘Request a Review.’ NOV. 22 UPDATE: Since our initial report, we’ve received a ‘Request a Review’ email from Amazon. We’ve updated this article to reflect the latest information related to this feature. What is Amazon’s “Request a […]

Mail disorder: Amazon is shipping to Israel free, but Israel Post can’t keep up

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Israelis have rushed to take advantage of Amazon’s introductory free delivery offer over the past 6 weeks. Trouble is, the local postal service is proving unable to handle the pace It’s been 22 days since I made my Amazon order to Israel, which included ten pairs of boys’ socks, five short iPhone cable chargers and […]

Amazon launches Hebrew interface, Israel delivery offer

Free delivery comes with purchases of over $49, but does not apply to all products. Ecommerce giant Amazon has no intention of waiting on the sidelines in Israel while Chinese websites are raking in money from web surfers reaching out for bargains all over the world. While China is celebrating Singles Day today, Amazon unexpectedly […]

Boost your Amazon product reviews and make fast cash… with emails?

Reclaim lost product reviews and drive more clicks to your product. Let’s start with the cold hard truth… something you don’t want to hear. But it doesn’t change the facts. Unless you’ve spent billions on branding (think Apple, Google, Under Armour, etc.) Amazon shoppers are unaware of your brand. But buyers don’t care if they […]

Amazon FBA in Israel has made 1 million more products available to shoppers

Late last year it was revealed that Amazon was looking for a big warehouse facility that would form part of its fulfilment network in Israel. And, according to reports, the experiment has been successful because since that opened, bringing with it Amazon FBA in Israel, Israeli shoppers enjoy a much increased selection of products which […]