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Amazon Seller Startups

Selling on Amazon compared to eBay

Setting up an eCommerce business on Amazon is probably one of the easiest ways to start working for yourself.   Almost anybody can set up an Amazon seller account and it doesn’t require a huge amount of skill.   Amazon listings already exist for most products, which means you don’t even need to write descriptions or take photographs of your products.   So why are so few people in the UK...

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Send Parcels Internationally Cheap

Since 2003, Parcelhub and our sister company Mail Workshop have been working closely with some of the largest Amazon stores in the UK, providing courier services via multiple carriers, implementing our innovative multi-carrier shipping software.   Because Parcelhub works with such high parcel volumes (circa 400,000 per month), our rates are much lower than going direct to the carrier.   Parcelhub offers a wide range of carrier options to...

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How will Amazon drones affect marketplace sellers?

Amazon's exciting plans for drone delivery may have been shot down in flames this week, but the company say they are still forging ahead with their octo-chopper designs. It is amazing to think that at some point in the future people will be able to order an item online and receive it just 30 minutes later. This sounds like the stuff of sci-fi, but Amazon...

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How to optimise Amazon listings

Amazon's online marketplace attracts huge numbers of shoppers, juggling more traffic and search engine queries on your average business day than almost any other e-commerce platform. At last check, Amazon's profits had grown by 23%, generating a revenue of $19.74 billion, a healthy chunk of which comes directly from its marketplace Amazon sellers.   This is good news for Amazon sellers, but it also means that competition...

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Selling On Amazon UK Forum

In addition to selling products through their own warehouses, Amazon allows users to sell their own products through the site. If you’ve got a few books that you never read, for example, you can put them up on Amazon and try to get some of your money back. This process isn’t quite like eBay, however, so it’s important to make sure that you’re approaching this...

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