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#79 - Amazon New Restock and Storage Limits, and much more

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Welcome to the FBA Monthly news #79 issue! Thank you so much for joining us here. It has been tons of news in Amazon space during the past two weeks, but we read it all to select for you only important ones. Follow on Twitter to let us know what do you think about the issue.

Hot News

On Tuesday, Amazon announced that on January 1, 2022, it will reduce the Inventory Performance Index (IPI) threshold for FBA storage limits to 400.


The past year saw a number of significant decisions for product liability law, as courts grappled with opioids, e-retailers' liability for third party sellers' products, common benefit funds for plaintiffs' lawyers and more. Here are some of the highlights.


Which assertion is true? This is what Intelligence2 set to find out when it organized its most recent online debate: Amazon Is Good For Small Business.


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Good to Know

There’s new legislation coming in that you need to be aware of from the 1st of January 2022 known as Extended Producer Responsibility.


While Amazon may be a good channel for companies not ready to sell direct, it's important to be aware of the drawbacks.


Amazon kicked off the season by announcing the Small Business Gift Guideand encouraging customers to support small businesses, including Black-owned, women-owned, family-owned, and military family-owned small businesses.


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Amazon saw a significant slowdown in revenue growth in the third quarter. The decline was most significant in its main online retail business.


In this insanely advanced world, you can witness millions of opportunities cross your path every passing minute, but only those who are hooked to the goal of running a successful business can spot and leverage them to their advantage.


In this week’s announcement, it was clear Amazon knows the hassle that entails, noting sellers will have to change any marketing references to their original links.


Rather than mimicking Amazon directly, Shein grew by bringing traits of China’s gamified e-commerce market to the rest of the world.


Tips and Tricks

Learn how to harness recent trends and shifts in consumer shopping to propel your sales and scale in 2022.


This article assumes that your business is already selling on Amazon. However, before we delve into more niche tips for your account performance, it is imperative to ensure that your business has the Amazon seller fundamentals covered.


When I announced my move to Jungle Scout, I received dozens of messages from sellers asking about how they can use software to grow and improve their business. Here, I share some background and my thoughts.


Businesses that sell their products on Amazon benefited from Amazon’s popularity. A rising tide floats all boats, and there are myriad lessons learned that can be applied to 2021.


Check out this comparison between Helium 10 and Viral Launch based on their ease of use, data accuracy, features, pricing, resources, and so on.



This week covers the latest news about Amazon showrooms, an Amazon driver's bravery, two new podcasts in other languages, product research tips, and more!


In this episode we look at curving out unnecessary costs around Product Pricing, packaging costs, lowering duty rates, optimising carton dimensions for container packing, back up suppliers, forecasting for your supplier to get an competitive advantage and much more...