AMZTools #14: Helium 10 $1M fund, Prime Day results, Shein + Amazon and more
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Helium 10 is ledging $1,000,000 To Help E-Commerce Sellers
The E-Commerce space is continuing to grow, but a lot businesses are feeling the effects of rising inflation.
So Helium 10 is helping those who need it most.
They just announced their new Business Assistance Fund. They will be giving away over $1MM in subscription value to qualified sellers for the entire month of July (which includes Prime Day) in their Business Assistance Fund Program
As part of the effort to support businesses, new users can join Helium 10 for 80% off 1 months.
🏷️ Prime Day related news
Amazon Prime Day Recap, Day 1, by Channel Advisor
Amazon Shoppers Ignore Meager Discounts to Swarm Prime Day Sale
How was Prime Day? For what I read on Twitter, Reddit… it seems that US sales skyrocketed. Can’t say the same for Spanish sellers, as far as I know. Most of them are not even making Prime Day deals anymore (been like this for 2/3 years), as it was killing their profit.
Not new, but more rumors on Amazon hosting a second major Prime-exclusive shopping event this year. Amazon vs 11/11? I guess so.
59% Prime Day is a big deal for a lot of customers, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday are when they tend to loosen the purse strings. This is one of the key take aways in Ecomcrew’s 2022 consumer behavior review
📰 What you need to know
Amazon analytics service will use shopper data to give brands product insights in physical stores
Amazon under investigation over listings practices in UK. Sseems that company could be giving an unfair advantage to certain sellers on its marketplace. Which ones? Suprise! Amazon Retail / Vendor products.
Shein, China’s fast fashion behemoth are selling their products on Amazon US. Seems that their goal is brand awareness.
Amazon Rolls Out USPS Shipping Rate Hike a Week Early
Tom & Alex aka The Honest Entrepreneurs are documenting their Amazon journey scaling their Private Label business. Great tips and useful info on their Youtube Channel: product research, AMZ PPC, shipping, duties, tariffs, VAT, mistakes to avoid…
Following the tech market crash, marketplaces have suffered more than VC market as a whole in relation to funding, mainly driven by decreases in large round values
Jungle Scout Prime Week +60% off
A multi tool for Amazon Sellers, is “primedaying” all their plans
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Jordi Ordóñez at jordiob.com