Tag: Repricing

CMA Campaign to warn sellers about price-fixing

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The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a new campaign to ensure online sellers know that price fixing is illegal. In the build up to ‘Black Friday’, one of the busiest times of the year for online sales, the CMA is using this opportunity to remind sellers that discussing and agreeing price levels with […]

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The long-term impact of automated pricing on Amazon sales

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Xsellco have undertaken some interesting research on the longer term impact of repricing on Amazon. Their analysis found that online sellers who automate pricing on Amazon see an increase of 145% in weekly sales over a 30-week period. In a report, they outline four stages of growth under automated pricing – Immediate Impact, Accelerated Sales, […]

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How the time of day affects the price you pay

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Research by electrical comparison website Kagoo has proven buying your TV between 3am and 8am means you’re more likely to find your TV is 8% cheaper than if you bought it later the same day. The early bird catches the best deals, with shoppers saving £80 by simply timing their purchase right. Prices can change […]

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Does Amazon change your prices?

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There’s an interesting thread on the Amazon.com forums, a merchant is claiming that Amazon are changing their selling prices. The seller states that they are a small company, do not use any repricing tools and in particular have not signed up for Amazon’s repricer. They say “that since we do not have minimum and maximum […]

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Amazon repricing slow to process

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Amazon appear to be having a few problems with their MWS Subscriptions API and even their own repricing solution. Users are reporting that price notification either aren’t coming through or aren’t being processed. Changes made by Amazon MWS Subscriptions API are taking sometimes hours to show up. Another sellers notes that their repricing feeds is […]

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Which sellers win 82% of sales on Amazon?

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If you’ve ever wondered if you should resort to using repricing software on Amazon, the answer appears to be a resounding yes according to a research paper published by Northeastern University in the US. 82% of all sales on Amazon are from the seller who wins the buy box according to the paper. And that’s […]

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XSellco advanced repricing techniques webinar: 1/6/16

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XSellco will be holding another in their series of webinars looking at the various aspects of repricing. And in this third event the creator of XSellco Price Manager, Niall Dawson, will be looking at advanced repricing techniques. To find out more and book a place, check out this page. As they say of the event: […]

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Amazon launch their own secret repricing tool

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In a move which is sure to shake up the repricing industry, Amazon have launched Amazon Automate Pricing. A Tamebay reader sent us a link to a YouTube video posted by Amazon setting out how the Amazon repricer works. You can automate pricing between a high a low point, price against the Amazon Buy Box […]

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Xsellco ‘Win the Buy Box’ Amazon webinar 7/4/16

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When it comes to selling on Amazon, winning the Buy Box can be the difference between laughing to the bank and scrapping for loose change. But Amazon’s cash prize isn’t as hard to win as you think. Learn how to master the Buy Box in this, the first of Xsellco’s three-part webinar series on Repricing. […]

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How Amazon repricing works, webinar: 22/3/16

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On Tuesday the 22nd March, Veeqo will be holding a webinar that looks at one of the most pressing aspects of successful Amazon trading: repricing. The free online event will be held at 4pm GMT and to find out more and book a place, check out this page. If you can’t make the live event, […]

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