Amazon Boost with FBA Event Comes to New Orleans in June

Amazon’s Boost with FBA is coming back this year, and this time it is heading south to New Orleans and is set for June 20, 2018. The company announced to sellers by email and in the U.S. seller central hub the date, but gave little other information. Reception Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Site to be […]

Avalara Launches New Amazon FBA Inventory Report to Help with Sales Tax Compliance

2018 is shaping up to be a year when the battle around interstate sales tax may turn in favor of states. For a long time, a 1992 Supreme Court case Quill Corp. v. North Dakota (“Quill”) effectively defined that sellers without substantial nexus, mostly meaning offices, warehouses, or sales staff, in a state were not […]

Amazon Offers Deal for Marketplace Sellers in Australia

To jump-start its third-party marketplace in Australia, the company is offering a limited time half-price deal for new sellers. Australian seller that sign up now pay only AU$24.98 + GST per month for the first two months of their subscription. After the two months, the normal subscription fee of AU$49.95 + GST per month will […]

Amazon Announces First Fulfillment Center in Missouri

It’s hard to believe there is a state that didn’t have an Amazon fulfillment center. But here it is, the greater St. Louis area is getting its own in St. Peters, which is just outside St. Louis County across the Missouri river. Expect same day delivery options in the metro area once it is fully […]

eBay Australia Bans Amazon FBA Shipments

We received this little nugget late Monday afternoon (or early Tuesday morning Australia time) from an Australian reader, and it made us go hmmm. “We don’t allow third party fulfilment(sp) in situations where it could be confusing for eBay customers – such as when an order is sent by another retailer or marketplace. Third party […]

Amazon to Collect Sales Tax in Pennsylvania for Marketplace Sellers

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Amazon has announced they are adding Pennsylvania as a state for which they will start collecting sales tax on behalf of Amazon third-party marketplace sellers. This new collection policy will start on April 1, 2018, but sellers will not have to do anything to comply. This policy change follows a new law the state has […]

Amazon FBA Open For Business in Australia

Amazon has announced that starting Tuesday, they will offer Amazon FBA services in Australia. Amazon FBA provides the opportunity for third-party marketplace sellers to use Amazon’s warehouse for storage and fulfilment on a per order percentage based fee. Opening up Amazon FBA in Australia could be considered the second phase of its expansion in the […]

ShipStation Adds Mark Cuban Funded Fulfillment Provider Selery

ShipStation has announced they added eCommerce fulfillment provider Selery to their native integrations. Selery is a one-stop warehousing and fulfillment service that offers a large variety of logistics services to help small eCommerce businesses: Warehousing & Fulfillment Selery Freight (LTL shipments) Selery Digital (Develop and distribute creative) Selery Pick (Same day curbside pickup) Selery Prep […]

6 Ways To Make Your FBA Business More Profitable In 2018

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FBA businesses are growing steadily in popularity, and the opportunity Amazon offers is almost too good to be true. You get to make money, and tap into an engaged customer community like Prime members?  It’s a no-brainer. However, this also means that the competition is increasing. How can you stand out from the crowd in […]

Amazon to Provide FBA Sellers Details to Massachusetts Department of Revenue

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Breaking news from Amazon USA this afternoon that the Department of Revenue in Massachusetts has demanded that they hand over the third party sellers details  “who stores, or who has stored, any tangible personal property in any location in Massachusetts that is, or was, owned or leased by Amazon Retail LLC or any other affiliated entity […]