Before the peak season, the story of Amazon's reduction of storage capacity has been staged again. It has only been less than two months since the last storage capacity change at the end of August. Just yesterday, many sellers reported that Amazon did not receive any notice. The U.S. station has seen a sudden drop in storage capacity:
"Why is Amazon being so sloppy today, it directly cut off more than 10,000 storage capacity, so that the account is currently unable to deliver goods." Some sellers posted feedback on the forum.
The peak season is approaching, and now is the Halloween shopping boom. With the upcoming Christmas , Black Friday, Cyber Monday , New Year and other festivals, the latest warehousing time is approaching step by step. Amazon’s sudden reduction of storage capacity has made many eager The sellers are all misfired, which directly disrupts the rhythm of sellers' stocking.
● The latest entry time for the US station: Black Friday: November 2; Christmas: December 1 The latest entry time for the European station: Black Friday: November 4; Christmas: December 11 combined with the end of August In order to create a successful holiday season, and considering the impact of seasonal factors and planned promotions, Amazon will adjust the replenishment limit so that all sellers can replenish sufficient inventory, to meet the needs of future buyers. Sellers who have been cut back because Amazon judges that the current seller's inventory level is already high.
Sellers can take steps to increase your Amazon restocking limit, and Amazon regularly modifies FBA quantity limits based on seller performance. Here's what sellers can do:
1. Make more orders and increase the turnover rate
Amazon mostly uses the seller's sales history to calculate the replenishment limit.Sellers can find ways to place more orders and increase turnover
2. Improve your IPI score
Your IPI score reflects your inventory management practices. It is a function of your sell-through rate, inventory inventory, stranded inventory, and excess inventory. By increasing your IPI score, you can get good reviews from Amazon and increase your FBA restocking limit.
3. Remove unsellable products
Excessive inventory that cannot be sold should be destroyed and cleared as soon as possible. High-value products can be moved to overseas warehouses, and then wait for the next step.
4. Combined with overseas warehouse self-delivery mode
Through overseas warehouse stocking, you can flexibly transfer to FBA warehouse, and you can choose the self-delivery mode. During the peak season, it is easy to run out of stock and increase costs. The combination of FBA delivery and overseas warehouse self-delivery mode can reduce storage costs to a certain extent and reduce the dependence on Amazon's storage capacity.