Amazon Referral Fee 2019 Update – US Marketplace

We know that Amazon’s referral fees are here for a reason. They cover Amazon’s cost for benefits such as access to their marketplace, processing of credit cards, and use of customer support. Amazon does reassess their referral fees annually based on industry cost, seller feedback and, of course, their bottom line. On February 19, 2019, […]

Keep Your Amazon Seller Rating High In Wake Of Canada Post Delays

Amazon Sellers be wary of outside factors that can hurt your Amazon Seller Rating! Canada Post announced late last week that they will resume accepting packages from foreign national postal services. This comes after a message sent to international postal services in mid-November to hold mail and package delivery. Currently, Canada Post is negotiating with […]

Buy Box and positive feedback…how important is it really?

Many sellers believe that the positive feedback score and the number of total ratings are highly influential in determining who will win the all important Buy Box.
The reality is, Amazon’s algorithm considers a vast amount of parameters and data, most of which is unknown or unavailable to the 3rd party sellers. Very often there seems to be little importance to who has the higher rating.