Ecommerce News Roundup: May Recap 

Stay on top of Amazon selling with BQool, your go-to for the latest news, trends, and insights to help your business thrive.  May 1, 2024  Update to FedEx shipping methods on Amazon Buy Shipping    Amazon has updated two FedEx shipping methods on Amazon Buy Shippinwg. FedEx Ground Economy, formerly FedEx Smart Post, is now …

By Pauline Thoméré

May 30, 2024

FBA Selection Program: How Does It Work?

As profitability becomes increasingly elusive for Amazon sellers due to rising Amazon fees, leveraging the platform’s various programs strategically has become paramount to maintain probability of one’s business. The FBA Selection Program emerges as a potential lifeline, designed to alleviate financial strain by offering storage fee rebates to sellers meeting specific eligibility criteria. However, can …

By Pauline Thoméré

May 17, 2024

Ecommerce News Roundup: April Recap

Amazon Sellers, listen up! Major changes hit in April that could seriously impact your business. Staying informed on the latest Amazon news is crucial, so check out this recap of April’s biggest stories and updates that every seller needs to know.   April 5, 2024  How Amazon Prevents Counterfeit, Fraud, and other Forms of Abuse …

By Pauline Thoméré

May 1, 2024

How to Avoid Amazon Low Inventory Level Fee with BQool Repricer?

Starting April 2024, merchants whose inventory level falls below 28 days of supply will be charged a low inventory level fee, which has caused concerns for cost conscience sellers. Because the slew of new fees introduced this year, like the placement fees introduced in March, have been eating into Amazon sellers’ profit margin, many are …

By Pauline Thoméré

April 23, 2024

Ecommerce News Roundup: March Recap

Amazon sellers, let’s dive into the notable updates and news from last month that may have impacted your businesses. This March recap covers the key policy changes, selling platform enhancements, and important announcements every seller needs to know about.   March 1, 2024  Get your FBA donations certificate for tax season  If you use the …

By Pauline Thoméré

April 2, 2024

Amazon New Placement Fee Debunked – Inbound Placement & Defect

  Amazon’s latest fee updates, including the new Placement Fee and Inbound Defect Fee, have caused an uproar among sellers. If you are an Amazon seller, you are likely aware of the very controversial low inventory fees and return policy fees that have sparked widespread outrage in the seller community. These fees have been widely condemned …

By Pauline Thoméré

March 14, 2024

Ecommerce News Roundup: February Recap

Let’s dive into the biggest Amazon news from the past month. Get the key highlights and updates about the e-commerce giant right here.   February 6, 2024 Lower FBA fulfillment fees with Ships in Product Packaging Amazon has launched the Ships in Product Packaging (SIPP) program, formerly known as Ship In Own Container (SIOC). This …

By Pauline Thoméré

March 8, 2024

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Amazon Return Policy in 2024 (Latest Update)

Amazon has recently made a major announcement that will significantly impact third party sellers: changes to returns processing fees set to take effect in 2024. The new policy will be implemented in three phases from February to June, shifting costs back to sellers who are already facing slim profit margins. This is just one of …

By Pauline Thoméré

February 29, 2024

Ecommerce News Roundup: January Recap

In the first weeks of 2024, Amazon has introduced several important changes regarding advertising options, product listings, FBA shipment policies, and third-party vetting that directly impact independent sellers.This article outlines these recent programs in detail to keep sellers informed of the latest Amazon updates. January 2, 2024  Sponsored Brands (SB) introduces theme targeting to enhance …

By Pauline Thoméré

February 6, 2024

The Vine Program: The Ultimate Guide to Supercharging Your Success!

The Amazon Vine program grants exclusive access to the platform’s most elite reviewers, known as Vine Voices. As a seller, you can provide free or discounted products to these influential reviewers. In return, they will publish comprehensive evaluations on your product pages. But how can you access these coveted reviewers? What products qualify and what …

By Pauline Thoméré

January 11, 2024

Ecommerce News Roundup: December Recap

As 2023 drew to an end, Amazon sellers had plenty to keep tabs on even as holiday orders slowed. From platform updates to logistics changes and more, December brought significant announcements every merchant needs to know to start 2024 off informed. 👉 Identify Demand for your Products in Europe and Japan with New Dashboard The …

By Pauline Thoméré

December 28, 2023

Ecommerce News Roundup: November Recap

If you’ve been occupied with Christmas preparations and missed the latest Amazon news, here’s the November recap of the important updates for 2023. Introducing Strategic Account Services: Essentials and Pro Plans In the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain, the Selling Partner Starter and 360 programs are now available as Strategic Account Services. With Strategic …

By Pauline Thoméré

November 30, 2023

Ecommerce News Recap: October Roundup

As an Amazon seller, it’s crucial to stay updated on the ever-changing world of ecommerce. Keeping up with the latest news and developments can directly impact on your business. Our Ecommerce News Roundup provides a convenient and comprehensive source for all the important information that could affect your operations in 2023. Let’s look at the …

By Pauline Thoméré

October 30, 2023