Amazon has launched Australia but FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon) is not available yet. While non availability of FBA certainly poses some additional work on the part of sellers however this also presents an opportunity for smart sellers to launch now and establish brand while there is less competition. At ForwardToFBA we are always striving to help sellers grow and expand quickly. In this article we will look at order fulfillment process as well as the best order fulfillment service for Australia which is already used by hundred of Amazon sellers to quickly expand their business and start selling on Amazon Australia.
ForwardToFBA is Prep, Forwarding & Fulfillment Company that provide logistics support for Amazon Australia Sellers.
Now that Amazon has launched in Australia, We wanted to start a new series of posts that can help newly registered sellers of Amazon Australia to understand this marketplace and generate maximum revenue. The first post in Ask Expert series of posts focuses on basics of Amazon product listing and launching new product on Amazon. Following questions will be answered in this post:
- What is the most import part of Amazon Product Listing?
- How to successfully launch product on Amazon?
Amazon is launching soon, defying Gerry Harvey’s all the predictions. In fact Citi analysts claimed that Amazon will be launching any time during next month. Well this may be a sad news for Gerry, nonetheless it is great opportunity for entrepreneurs, small business owners and first time sellers alike. When the Amazon Australian Marketplace opens, sellers will have access to large number of customers, combined with hassle free fulfillment option in the form of FBA and upcoming Christmas shopping season, It is going to be a gold rush. But are you ready to capitalize on this opportunity?
With Amazon Australia launch just round the corner, It is now time to start research & preparation and to be ready for sale of your products on the launch day. This checklist is aimed at helping wanna be sellers in their selling business on Amazon Australia Marketplace. Selling on Amazon is easy but to stand out and be profitable, one need to do thorough research.
Starting off with basics, the first item on checklist is the obvious one!
1. Sign up as seller on Amazon Australia
If you haven’t done so than now is the time to fill up 30 second form on Amazon website to register as seller and be notified as soon as marketplace is launched.
FBA which stands for “Fulfillment by Amazon” is a service created by the Amazon which allows you to store your products in Amazon’s fulfillment centers (their warehouses), and they will pick, pack, ship your products once you receive orders from your customers thereby freeing you (the seller) from hassle of logistics and fulfillment, which allows you time to focus on business development, marketing and getting more orders.
After years of speculation the plan of Amazon Australia launch is now confirmed. It is not matter of “IF” anymore rather it has now come down to “WHEN”. While consumers rejoice at this announcement, many small to medium sized sellers are worried about the implications of Amazon launch. Where many businesses see the reduction of their market share, therein lies a golden money making opportunity specially for small to medium sized businesses.
After months of speculation, Amazon has finally released a statement officially confirming the launch of retail services within Australia. The online retailer has also confirmed it is actively searching for a fulfillment centre in Australia which is expected to be located in Melbourne or Sydney.