There are quite a few new Amazon policies in 2018 and how many new policies will you know besides the FBA fee change, the long-term storage fee charged on February 15, the consumn tax in Washington state?
1. Amazon raised commission for three major categories
Amazon will raise commission for some categories of items - shoes, bags, sunglasses, apparel and accessories. The commissions for apparel and accessories will be 17% from the original 15% and will start to take effect April 15 this year. All sites will be eligible. FBA costs have risen, less and less money into the pocket money.
2. Amazon opened multi-site management
Yes, Amazon finally launches multi-site management function. You can link U.S. station account to your accounts in other sites (for example, Europe and Japan) from your .
Seller can see sales at each site (Orders) and buyer messages only log in one site, which make your management more convenient. Now, as long as you associate accounts with other sites, you can use Single Sign-on. This feature allows you to log in to any associated Amazon account and get information on multiple sites on one page.
The operation process is as follows:
①. Log in Seller Central> [INVENTORY]> [Sell Globally]
②. If you log in the North American station, so the North American part does not need to set.
③. If you do not have a European account, you can click "Register now" on the left column to start registering for a European account. If you have a European account, you can click on "Link accounts" on the right column to associate a North American account with a European account.
④. You can see the single site 7 days, 15 days, 30 days of sales. In addition, you can also check "Compare sales between marketplaces" so that you can do multi-site sales comparison. Of course, monetary units are also free to choose.
⑤.Orders can be seen below the sales
⑥.On the right side of the order you can see Buyer Messages
⑦.On the right you can manage the Listings of each site.
3. VP logo rules seems changed?
Some seller complain that many recent reviews has no VP badge, did the guests do not log in account to leave comments? However, some reviewers with a code or name still has no VP.
Generally as long as the real purchase, if the discount is not less than 5% discount, the comment will be with the VP logo. But in fact these stituation have changed a little. The seller service is confused with this thing, the system may change VP review rules, may also be individual phenomenon, because some reviews are still normal.