35% reduction in lost parts! Amazon recommends sellers to turn on the "Signature Confirmation" service!
On June 24th, Amazon US issued an announcement saying that sellers are advised to add the "Signature Confirmation" service to high-risk orders reported as "not received" or "lost", which can reduce the loss rate by 35% after opening. However, sellers will bear the additional shipping costs incurred by using the Signature Confirmation service, and from June 23, 2022, sellers can purchase the "Signature Confirmation" service when the seller selects shipping for these orders in "Buy Shipping".
Source: Amazon Announcement
Wish Ledger Balance view goes live
News on June 24, recently, the mobile e-commerce platform Wish updated the account balance page, the name of the merchant's account "Payment" – "Account Balance" page has been replaced from "Account Balance" to "Ledger Balance". The Ledger Balance view is an upgraded version of the current traditional Account Balance view, designed to make payment dynamics more transparent and allow merchants to track payment details. This view has been gradually opened to most merchants from April 2022.
Source: E-commerce News
Heavy!Amazon FBA Shipping Program Changes
On June 23, Amazon US announced that from September 1, 2022, Send to Amazon will replace the “send/replenish” workflow in all Amazon stores.
Sellers must pay attention to:
August 31st is the last day sellers can create shipments using the Send/Replenish workflow, and starting September 1st, the old workflow will no longer be available. All new FBA shipments must be created in Send to Amazon, or created using the Amazon Marketplace Web Service API? or Selling Partner API.
Source: Ebang Power
Another product is urgently recalled! Involves multiple platforms such as Amazon!
On June 23, according to foreign media reports, on June 23, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall of FLEXIMOUNTS overhead garage storage racks sold on websites such as Amazon. The reason for the recall is a U-shaped buckle on the support cable. May fail, causing the storage rack to fall, posing a risk of shock injury to the user.
The recall reportedly involves storage racks with model number GL44B. The model number is printed on the outer box and the FLEXIMOUNTS brand label is attached to the steel frame of the storage rack. Steel frame measures 4ft*4ft, color is black, height can be adjusted, hardware with U-buckle.