Early evidence that Amazon sellers of New & Like New condition textbooks are being targeted in counterfeit crackdown.
In this article I analyze what we know and how to quickly stay off Amazon’s radar.
Amazon sends ominous “Textbook Apocalypse” email, and why it might be (mostly) hype.
In this article:
I’ll be attempting something unprecedented: Teaching everything I’ve learned over 9 years selling textbooks – in one hour.
Just in time for textbook season, I’m going deep into the three pillars of textbook profits:
And of course, I’m prepared to go for hours with Q&A, answering all of your textbook questions. This is very privelged access, and I’m holding nothing back.
This all happens Friday afternoon – no recordings, no replays.
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Sellers feel the competition as FBA merchants rise 65% in one year. First, the good news: Prime memberships are up to 20 million. As an FBA seller, these are your customers. Two things to note about this figure: This is the first time I’ve ever seen Amazon publish numbers. This figure is literally 7+ times […]
Publisher’s Weekly article on their attempt to reverse-engineer sales rank. Original article here. “Amazon, the biggest bookseller in America, is also famously one of the most tight-lipped. Sales rankings are available on the Web site and are updated hourly, but the company doesn’t provide information on how many unit sales it takes to make a […]
I can’t control if you assign significance to this statistic, but you should. This is the biggest beacon of complete Amazon world domination that I’ve ever seen. The following statistic was buried in a March 2012 article in Internet Retailer magazine: 30% of consumers began their product research on Amazon, 13% began their product research […]
I really want to focus on original content with this site, but you may see me doing a repost now and then. This is one of those times. This article offers a great overview of the huge benefits that Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) offers. It was written in response to yesterday’s Reuters article claiming Amazon […]
I shouldn’t have been amused by this one, but I was. In December thieves infiltrated the Fulfillment By Amazon compound in Murfreesboro TN and made out with $20,000 worth of PlayStation 3’s. They broke into a full tractor trailer and emptied it, undetected. The warehouse had just opened a few months prior. Police suspect it […]