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New Perspectives - Automating Life to Live Life - Positive Times & Intentions

With all that is going in the World we feel it is appropriate to draw a little more attention to the positives. Not just for your Amazon and eBay businesses. Seller Republic is a truly global company, we hear from people in a range of situations. From complete lockdown in parts of China, Italy, and Spain to partial lockdown in the UK and varying situations throughout the America's and other parts of the World.

What seems to be clear is that although a recession is on its way, this may be entirely different from that of 2008, which was quite unusual. Generally, recessions are a time of opportunity for those who take it. As this email is reaching you as a person in commercial endeavors, this suggests you will thrive in this period and reap the rewards and / or changes in the coming time that follows.

One thing that …


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Amazon Seller Opportunities - How To Maximize Profit This Holiday Season.

Amazon Selling in Quarter 4 - Holiday Season & Beyond

Beginning around this time, sellers will notice a welcome influx in sales.

  1. Have enough stock starting Black Friday, until the end of January - Be prepared for Cyber Weekend, Christmas & January sales. Make sure your stock can cover this period. Some sellers may triple there business or more over this time.
  2. Prepare your stock in good time - Suppliers, factories and warehouses are going to have delays over this period. Shipping with couriers can be lengthy and a little more problematic. Plan carefully. Try to analyze last year's sales or your 3-month preceding sales and potentially triple these as a forecast, depending on your niche. You can use Amazon reports to help you do this. 
  3. Carefully watch sales and restock normally slow-selling products selling fast - Watch out for slow-moving products that become big sellers over the Q4 period. When people are buying gifts they may be entirely different from purchases they …

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Seller Republic Android App

Seller Republic is fully mobile responsive and created to be ultra-easy to use on the go. 

As a web app Seller Republic is designed to be responsive on all screen sizes, including tablet and monitors making it is easy to work with Seller Republic Repricing, Analytics and Reporting from all devices.

To show Seller Republic as an app on an android device:

1. Open Chome on your chosen Android device.

2. Go to www.SellerRepublic.com.

3. Click the 3 dots at the top right of the screen.

4. Choose 'Add to Home screen'.

That's it. You will now see Seller Republic as a web app on your Android device.

Amazon Repricing Android App


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How To Fix & What You Can Do - Amazon Blocks Restrictions & Account Deletions

What to do when you’re going round in circles with Amazon Seller Support & Seller Performance

As an Amazon Seller, it won’t be long before you have your first brush with Seller Support or the more ominous Seller Performance. Seller Support is the customer service team helping to keep Amazon Sellers on track in Amazon Seller Central. The problem is they are often misinformed, have poor communication skills or even a poor grasp of the English language. Think as Seller Performance as the so-called Police of Sellers on the Amazon platform. The problem is that they can turn from Police into the Gestapo. 

Amazon Block Suspensions and Warnings - What can I do

Seller Support usually has impressively quick response times. These are often within 4 hours if you remember to mark your query as urgent (if available). If your query is not urgent, it is still a good idea to tick this box. As often by ticking it means you get …


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Amazon Repricing Updates May/June 2019

Amazon Repricing Updates May/June 2019

Another busy month of development propels Seller Republic to the forefront of Repricing. Combining continued ease of use with advanced features, set us apart from the competition. 

A host of product enhancements includes:

  • Improved Backordered product support
  • Usability and Functionality enhancements
  • Analytics and Reporting including CSV and PDF downloads.
  • Repricing Video Tutorials and Support

Backordered Products: Inactive and backordered product support is now improved. Not only are we able to reprice more backordered products during Amazon reconciling. We also now show notifications to explain a products current status on Amazon. This is particularly useful for not only newly restocked products but also to identify restricted or removed products by Amazon, so that you can quickly address issues.

Usability and Functionality enhancements: To maintain our ease of use whilst adding advanced features we have slimmed down the 'Add Strategy' page so that the advanced …


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4 Trends That Will Shape E-Commerce in 2019

In 1994, someone sold a Sting CD to a friend on NetMarket as the first verified e-commerce sale. By 2020, e-commerce sales will top four trillion dollars.

With e-commerce continuing to represent bigger slices of the total retail market, companies are jostling for market shares like never before. E-commerce changes as fast as the internet does; keeping up with trends isn’t the easiest, but a modern website design and clear product descriptions that appear on-trend could land you the winning postings that rack up clicks, stars, and sales.

Seller Tool Trends

Here are 4 trends that will shape e-commerce in 2019:

1. B2B Market Solutions to help Smaller E-Commerce Succeed

In traditional retail spaces, if you want to compete with a giant, you open a store next to them or on the other side of town. Competing with e-commerce giants is a different battle entirely. You need to find ways to get …


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Amazon’s Automated Repricer: Why you shouldn't use it.

Amazon’s Automated Repricer: Why you shouldn't use it.

In 2016, Amazon released its own automated inventory repricing tool dubbed “Automated pricing” which was available and free for all sellers with a professional account. I am guessing Amazon saw how much its third-party sellers relied on external repricing tools. If you are reading this then I am assuming you are familiar with what a Repricer is and does but if not, a Repricer uses rules or algorithms to automatically change prices based on inputs that you set. It can reprice a listing on Amazon up or down depending on the competitor's price. If you are not familiar with Amazon with Amazon's automated Repricer you can watch this Youtube video from Amazon here

Amazon Automate Repricing

Reason Amazon launched its Automated Repricer

There is no doubt Amazon puts its customer, be it its third-party sellers or, the buyers who constantly or seasonally buy on Amazon …


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