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How Can Distributors Model Amazon’s Online Inventory Management?

The past few years has seen a drastic improvement on delivery times and customer service, mainly thanks to the eCommerce giant Amazon. Delivering within an hour and stocking anything a customer could possibly want is both a dream and a nightmare for retailers or distributors, with the daunting logistical problems challenging more traditional retail ... Read More

  September 8, 2018     

The Strengths and Pitfalls of Fulfilment by Amazon

Amazon provides a service, Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA), where they act as your warehouse – they help you store your product, pick it, pack it and send it on its way. The service removes much of the headache of storing and inventory while giving small, fledgling businesses the opportunity to reach a larger market with […] ... Read More

  August 6, 2018     

Weighing the Costs and Benefits of Fulfilment by Amazon

Imagine not having to worry about day-to-day warehouse operations and limiting your costs when it comes to physical space in your business. Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA) promises to take the hassle out of many factors affecting inventory management such as storing inventory stock and processing and shipping orders to customers. In addition, they offer ... Read More

  August 2, 2018     

Unravelling the Costs of FBA

In a previous article, we discussed what Fulfilment by Amazon was, and the benefits it can bring to businesses. FBA can be a useful tool for many sellers but the fees can sting. It is useful to see if FBA provides a good return on investment or if it is just driving up the overall […] ... Read More

  July 24, 2018     

Understanding Amazon’s FBA Business Model

Amazon is an eCommerce giant; the scope of their business continues to grow rapidly. Their business practices are constantly evolving and keeping them at the forefront of eCommerce competition. Essentially, they operate with under the philosophy of, ‘if you sell it, then we will ship it.’ Their shipping or fulfilment method has become extremely ... Read More

  July 24, 2018     

How to Integrate Unleashed and Amazon

Looking for the most effective way to manage your Amazon store’s inventory? Streamline your Amazon store and efficiently manage your stock requirements with the Unleashed and Amazon integration. Unleashed’s Amazon integration is a complete eCommerce solution that allows you to create up to five online stores to sell your goods. It also allows y ... Read More

  July 13, 2018     

5 things you need to know about integrating Amazon and Unleashed Software

You can now integrate your Amazon stores to your Unleashed account for a seamless experience. Here are five things you need to know about integrating your stores. You can create one Amazon store per country in Unleashed When you integrate Amazon to your Unleashed account, you’ll have the option to set up multiple stores. If […] ... Read More

  May 15, 2018     

World Wide Web Wednesday #23

Whether you need some lunch time reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy! Non-Alcoholic Brews: The Next Big Thing? Non-alcoholic brews are niche segment, but one that big brewers are keen to get into. Consumers demand health-conscious products, prompting drinkers to turn to beers without the adverse [& ... Read More

  February 14, 2018     

World Wide Web Wednesday #21

Whether you need some lunch time reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy! Whole Foods facing inventory management challenges Since being bought over by Amazon, Whole Foods has implemented a buying system called order-to-shelf, a tightly controlled system designed to streamline and track product purchas ... Read More

  January 31, 2018     

World Wide Web Wednesday #17

Whether you need some lunch time reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy! Oracle’s founder challenges Amazon and other competitors to a battle in the Cloud In a recent meeting with financial analysts, Larry Ellison, founder and long-time CEO of Oracle shared his perspectives on why Oracle’s [&h ... Read More

  December 20, 2017     

Amazon in Australia: Formidable Amazon and the Threat to Intermediaries

Welcome to the final installment of our Amazon in Australia series! This series of articles explores e-commerce in Australia, and how Amazon will affect Australian wholesalers and distributors. In our third article, we discuss what intermediaries like wholesalers and distributors can expect from this retailing juggernaut. Amazon is finally up and r ... Read More

  December 19, 2017     

Amazon in Australia: Can Local Businesses Stand Up to Amazon Business?

Welcome to the second of our Amazon in Australia series! This series of articles explores e-commerce in Australia, and how Amazon will affect Australian wholesalers and distributors. Our second article in this series will explore the impact of Amazon Business on Australian intermediaries. Click here to read the first article of the series. Jeff Bez ... Read More

  December 18, 2017     

Amazon in Australia: Surveying the Australian E-Commerce Landscape

Welcome to the first of our Amazon in Australia series! This series of articles explores e-commerce in Australia, and how Amazon will affect Australian wholesalers and distributors. This article explores the current Australian e-commerce landscape and what drives Australian consumers. E-commerce is immature Australia’s e-commerce landscape is sti ... Read More

  December 18, 2017     

World Wide Web Wednesday #16

Whether you need some lunch time reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy! Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Check out this year’s FORBES 30 Under 30, featuring 30 shakers and movers in 20 industries across the United States – all under 30 years old! Scroll down for the […] ... Read More

  December 13, 2017