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The Amazon Files, hosted by Kristin Ostrander, Amazon business strategist and one of the founders of Mommy Income, hits the airwaves every Tuesday with the real truth about selling on Amazon. This show isn’t about sugar-coated reality. It’s real truth - the good, the bad and the ugly - shared with practical action steps and strategies to help both new and experienced sellers tackle the world’s largest retail sales platform.

Jan 4, 2018

There is so much great content in this episode we had to break it down and bring it to you in bite size pieces. Our Facebook community came together and asked so many amazing questions about running and being successful on Amazon.


On today’s episode, we continue to answer your Amazon questions. We’ll share tips for finding high-end wholesalers and how to stay organized and set daily routines to stay productive. We’ll also discuss the advantages and disadvantages of selling your products on Amazon Prime.


“Pay yourself and pay yourself a percentage. Do not work for free.” - Amy Fierman

This weeks on Amazon Files:


  • Tips for finding higher end wholesalers and products
  • How to build a brand around selling wholesale bundles
  • Top tips on organization and setting a daily routine
  • How to balance wholesale bundles
  • How to hire a VA
  • How to price products
  • Ways to deal with slow moving inventory
  • What to sell when it is not Q4
  • How soon to plan and order for the next holiday season
  • Dealing with taxes
  • How to lower the cost of shipping your products
  • How to package bundles
  • How to plan to sell effectively
  • The advantages and disadvantages of selling through Amazon Prime


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