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By Chris Dawson February 17, 2017 - 12:34 am

Key highlights from Amazon results – Prime revenues hit $6.4 billion

Amazon have for the first time broken subscriptions out of their financial results which gives an indication of Prime growth. Subscriptions are bringing in a touch under $6.4 billion ($6,394,000,000). In a note, Morgan Stanley's Brian Nowak figures about 90% of this income could be attributed

eBay France fees, Amazon FBA fees, the Treasure Truck and VAT [video]

Our new video looks at Amazon FBA costs. VAT in Europe and also eBay France charges, amongst other things. To find more video content from Tamebay you can visit our channel here. (And if the video isn't showing in your browser, you can view it

Amazon is the top UK advertiser on Google Paid Search

Amazon was the top UK retailer in paid search advertising over the course of the last year according to new rankings released today by the Kantar Media company AdGooroo. The study – which ranked the top 20 UK paid search advertisers based on Google UK desktop

Run strategic promotional campaigns on Amazon with MarketHustl

MarketHustl is a brand new service launched in the UK to help accelerate your sales on Amazon. It's come from the guys who ran iLoveToReview which was recently closed due to a Review policy change by Amazon. From their experience with iLoveToReview, MarketHustl realised that simply

Amazon sold 60 million fashion items in Q4 2016

When I think of Amazon, fashion isn't the first category that springs to mind. The marketplace is however growing it's clothing and accessories categories rapidly with more than 60 million fashion items sold during Q4 2016. “Fashion is one of Amazon’s fastest growing categories and we

How much does Amazon FBA actually cost sellers?

Many sellers dismiss  Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA)  out of hand on the grounds of expense. That's fair enough because it does come at a cost. You despatch your consignments of goods to an Amazon Fulfilment Centre and they store, pick and pack and then despatch your

Amazon ‘Treasure Truck’ could be coming to London

Amazon does have some imaginative ideas and, when it comes to marketing gimmicks to encouraging purchases, what they call the Treasure Truck is pretty unusual but rather good fun. So far it has predominantly been operating in Amazon's home town of Seattle in Washington state, USA.

Amazon Go Checkout Free Store to come to London

The Sunday Times* reported that Amazon are scouting locations for an Amazon Go store in London. According to the paper, Amazon have eyed up a couple of dozen potential locations. Amazon already registered the Amazon Go trademark in the UK back in December, so it would

myHermes Tracking Notifications now on Amazon Echo

Amazon Echo is getting smarter, there are more useful (as opposed to useless spam) skills being added almost daily and the core intelligence of Echo is getting better. Alexa, Echo's voice, can now not only tell me where my nearest Sainsbury's is but can also