How to Contact Your Manufacturer or Supplier

After you get your product sample from the manufacturer, and you decide that this is the one you are going with. It’s then time to move to the next step. But first, you need to learn a little bit more about the factory you plan to do your business with. Hi _____, We wanted to confirm that we received the samples …

How to Enroll in the Amazon Lightening Deal?

The Amazon Lightening Deal is an exclusive program that’s generally invite-only. However, if you meet the following requirements, sometimes it doesn’t hurt to just send an email to Seller Support asking to be enrolled. It happens only twice a year, during Christmas season (November and December) and Prime Day (July). Keep your eyes out! If you get selected, you will be given a …

How to Get Ungated in Restricted Categories Without Spending A Dime!

Before You Start Your Approval Process: In order to request approval to sell in the restricted categories you must meet the following criteria as an Amazon seller: Be a PROFESSIONAL MERCHANT – this means you are paying the $39.99 a month for your seller account. Order defect rate:                 < 1% Pre-fulfillment cancel rate: < 2.5% Late shipment rate:              …

Forbidden Keywords You Shouldn’t Use In Your Amazon Listing Titles

You shouldn’t include the following keywords in your title because they are against the Amazon Terms of Service. However, some people still do it but you will be walking on thin ice. If Amazon finds out, they may inactivate your listing. Here are some of the keywords you shouldn’t use in your title (and should be used ONLY as a guideline) …