Black Friday and Cyber Monday are less than two weeks away. That means big sales for Amazon FBA sellers. But are you prepared for the holiday rush? Here are ten things you need to be doing right now to prepare yourself, and your Amazon listings, for Black Friday and Cyber Monday: 1 – Make Sure You’ve Got Plenty of Stock When you’re dealing with 40 orders per day per SKU (stock keeping unit), the last thing you want to do is run out of inventory. Ideally, you should have at least 3-4 times the normal inventory you would for a non-holiday month’s worth of sales. Yes, Q4 storage fees are much higher compared to those you pay during the rest of the year, but paying a few extra quarters to keep your stuff in an Amazon Fulfillment center is much better than running out of your top selling product in the middle of the holiday rush. 2 – Start Advertising Now Recently, we ran an article that revealed that the “big” retailers start advertising as early as September for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But then they stop spending. We believe you should continue to advertise all the way up to … Read More
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