Amazon Account Reinstatement and Suspension Prevention

Forewarned is Forearmed!

I love teaching classes not only because I get to meet my readers in person, but because I learn something too. I find it so interesting how people think and how they approach their businesses. We are all doing the same basic things yet everyone’s...
Just a quick reminder for those FBA sellers approaching their first long-term storage fee assessment…be sure to sell, dispose or remove by end of the day Friday or else you will have to pay extra fees. If you are willing to pay, that’s OK, just...
The Fall book sale season begins this weekend for those of us in the DFW Metroplex.  The Friends of the Plano Public Library sale starts on Friday and it is a big one.  I'm offering two classes in the next month to help folks take...
#161184638 / gettyimages.com There’s a lot of excitement about retail arbitrage and for good reason. You have brand new inventory that is (hopefully!) popular and fast-selling. However, it is also riskier for a new seller. You are spending more per item on inventory and your mistakes...
#165814787 / gettyimages.com Recently a fellow seller asked the question on Facebook about how do you spend your time when you go full-time selling Amazon FBA? “Tell me about your day,” he said and it made me think. I was tempted to be a smartass and...
While most of the world is focused on vacations and keeping the kids occupied during the (long! long!) summer months, retailers are gearing up feverishly for Christmas. The question is…are you? Early bird shoppers and budget planners start shopping for Christmas in September. My sales...
Last year I wrote about Jessica Larrew’s book Liquidation Gold and how it helped me make money in liquidation grocery stores. She had another book come out recently – Grocery Goldmine –about finding deals in regular grocery stores and I have to admit, I was...
Amazon is constantly coming up with new innovations in its quest for world domination…er customer service perfection. These create mixed feelings in the FBA seller community because change is scary and because Amazon doesn’t always act in our best interests. In this concern we are...
If you’ve been selling for a while, you’ve probably run into the idea of co-mingling. You may have even gotten an invitation from Amazon to co-mingle some of your FBA inventory with theirs. Sounds cozy, right? What could go possibly go wrong? Well, it is...
I love meeting other sellers and learning about their businesses. I always learn something new and find myself inspired anew in my own business.  For this reason, I thought I'd occasionally interview some other sellers and share their stories with the community. Recently I had the...