Inventory over holidays

Managing inventory is difficult enough at any point in the economic cycle. It becomes even more difficult during the holiday season when most retailers encounter significant spikes in demand for a variety of goods and services.  The holiday season is not only hectic, but it can also be unpredictable, wreaking havoc on your supply management. […]

Understanding Amazon FBA storage fees

When you are a seller using Fulfillment by Amazon you get the benefit such as eligibility for Amazon Prime, not forgetting you don’t have to worry about storing merchandise, handling picking, packing, and shipping, or even dealing with client returns. Now let’s talk about storage fees. Amazon stores its merchandise in its fulfillment centers and deals […]

How to Choose an Amazon Freight Forwarder

If you’re planning to ship goods from China to the United States by sea, you’ve probably noticed how complicated it can be: dealing with customs, arranging schedules, and managing shipments from the producer to the Chinese port, then from the Chinese port to the US port, and finally to the Amazon warehouse. A freight forwarder with […]