Frank opinions from industry experts on the latest ecommerce news and trends.
After 27 years running Amazon, Jeff Bezos is stepping down and Andy Jassy will take charge. How will the change in leadership affect marketplace sellers?
Fulfillment centers are full to bursting and Amazon has been ramping up storage limits to try and get the problem under control. Sellers are suffering.
Amazon is piloting a new program to help FBA merchants resell returns and liquidate stock. Would you take this option instead of disposal or removal?
Amazon marketplace “roll-up” companies are buying FBA businesses, but they aren’t looking for the next big thing. All they want to do is sell more on Amazon.
Influencers, live video streaming, social media, gamification and ecommerce have been combined into one chaotic and addictive shopping experience.
Amazon’s latest expansion makes it clear where its limitations lie. Luxury Stores looks great and keeps out the riff raff, but it will never catch on.
The only way Amazon can handle the scale of activity on its marketplace is with automation. It would be a very different place without this immune system.
Chris McCabe looks at a new program which vets Amazon sellers over video calls. There are a lot of upsides, but will it make it past the pilot stage?
Amazon has brands playing whack-a-mole to address counterfeit issues. It’s time to put down the mallet and adopt a proactive enforcement strategy.
The team Amazon created to help sellers with early warnings about account suspensions may be doing more harm than good.