Vendor Insights

Frustration-Free Packaging chargeback launch update

By Katy Luxem | August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Amazon will soon begin charging a fee to vendors that do not meet Frustration-Free packaging requirements. Amazon is hoping to reduce cost and waste associated with excess packaging, including the extra time and space it requires to move through Amazon warehouses, fulfillment channels, and shipping partners. In October 2018, vendors were notified by Amazon that […]

Amazon Store basics for brand owners to drive brand awareness, traffic, and sales

By Katy Luxem | July 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Interested in increasing traffic to your brand and creating brand awareness? Amazon Stores (or “branded stores,” as they are informally known) are a great way to promote and showcase your brand and products. Best of all, they are relatively simple to create–and free.  “Building an Amazon Store helps drive shopper engagement, with a curated destination […]

Amazon Prime Student gives members Prime perks at a discount

By Katy Luxem | July 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

With more than 100 million members globally, you have no doubt heard and experienced the benefits of Amazon Prime. But you may not be aware of Amazon Prime Student, a special program exclusively for college or university students. With Prime Day 2019 beginning on July 15, it’s the perfect time to start a free 6-month […]