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Ecommerce, Retail & Inventory, Selling on Amazon

How Amazon’s Seller Performance Affects Retail Arbitrage

How Amazon’s Seller Performance Affects Retail Arbitrage

First, let’s answer the question: What is retail arbitrage? Retail arbitrage is a method of obtaining inventory which involves purchasing items from retail stores and reselling the merchandise on online marketplaces. Typically, this method is used by smaller sellers, but we have seen sellers generate over $500,000 per year using this purchasing model. Sellers purchase… Read more

Selling on Amazon

How to Sell on Amazon [in 2018]: A 4,000+ Word Small Business Guide

How to Sell On Amazon: A 3,000+ Word Small Business Guide

Post updated March 16, 2018. One of the biggest parts of Amazon’s success is its marketplace for third-party retailers to sell products via Amazon’s platform. Many Amazon sellers are independent small business owners who have built successful small businesses by utilizing the big reach and big scale of Amazon to connect with buyers all over… Read more

Finance & Accounting, Selling on Amazon, Selling on eBay, Taxes

The Best Small Business Resources: Legal and Tax Tools + Resources for Amazon and eBay Sellers

In this series about the best small business resources, we will share how the great tools of today make it easier to grow your business and stay productive, organized and efficient. Check out this list of 5 legal and tax tools plus resources for Amazon and eBay sellers. Trusted Legal and Tax Tools DocuSign What… Read more

Ecommerce, Retail & Inventory, Selling on Amazon

Will the New “Handmade At Amazon” Be an Etsy-Killer?

Will the New “Handmade At Amazon” Be an Etsy-Killer?

For the past 10 years, Etsy has been widely known as the internet’s premier destination to buy or sell handmade items, handcrafted gifts, artisanal crafts and unique goods of all kinds. But now Amazon, America’s largest retailer by market capitalization, is targeting the niche market of handcrafted items by introducing its new store, “Handmade At… Read more

Customer Service, Ecommerce, Retail & Inventory, Selling on Amazon, Shipping, Website Design

5 Things Your Small Biz is Doing That’s Making You Lose Money to Amazon.com

5 Things Your Small Biz is Doing That's Making You Lose Money to Amazon.com

Have you ever accidentally bought something off of Amazon? It was just too easy. Your finger gently caressed the buy button and before you knew it, their one-click purchase snared you in its trap again! It’s one of the biggest allures of online shopping. You want an experience that is so intuitive it seems natural… Read more

Ecommerce, Retail & Inventory, Selling on Amazon

Selling on Amazon: How to Outsell Your Competitors During the Holidays

It may “only” be October, but for Amazon marketplace retailers, the holiday sales season is already well underway. Black Friday is quickly approaching and your business needs to have a solid plan in place. To have a successful holiday season, you need to get ready for early sales promotions, adjust your inventory to make sure… Read more

Business Inspiration, Selling on Amazon, Selling on eBay

Should You Attend eCommerce Events?

Author: Molly Schwartz Should you attend eCommerce events? Yes! It’s a wonderful chance to grow your business. You can hear from important speakers who you may have already been following online and learn from them in person. Hearing from fellow attendees who have years of insight can help educate new eCommerce sellers, and these conferences… Read more

Selling on Amazon

Trivia: As of January 2010, Amazon.com is America’s largest online retailer. Which company that deals with office suppliers is the runner-up?

A: Staples Inc. Staples Inc. is the second largest online retailer behind Amazon, and this is probably due to their expansion into offering all kinds of different products for businesses. They have everything from coffee to toilet paper, and mannequins and even dog biscuits. There are now over 400 thousand products available online through the… Read more

Finance & Accounting, Merchant Services, Selling on Amazon

Amazon Lending: 6 Funding Options for Sellers

Amazon sellers want to learn more about the Kabbage process? Check out these helpful links: One of the most important ways to take an Amazon retail business to the next level is to expand your inventory – but this often requires an infusion of working capital, and unless you have thousands of dollars sitting around… Read more

Finance & Accounting, Selling on Amazon, Selling on eBay, Taxes

Your Guide to Your First Year Paying Taxes as an Online Seller

Your First Year’s Guide to Filing Income Taxes as an Online Seller

After years of daydreaming, you finally took the leap and launched your own business – now you work for yourself. You are one of more than 14 million U.S. workers who are self-employed: free to set your own hours, hire (or fire) anyone you please and take a day off without asking the boss. You… Read more