Should You Hire an Amazon Vendor Central Agency?

Amazon Vendor Central Agency

Table of Contents Should you hire an Amazon Vendor Central agency? Is it worth it?   Well, the honest answer is, it depends. For some vendors, it’s absolutely worth the cost. For others, maybe not. The goal of this post is to offer guidance on when hiring an Amazon Vendor Central agency is worthwhile for your business.   What is Vendor […]

How to Switch from Amazon Vendor Central to Seller Central

Switch from Vendor Central to Seller Central

Table of Contents Why Shift from Vendor Central to Seller Central?  If you currently wholesale to Amazon Retail in Vendor Central, why would you consider switching to Seller Central?   Sellers Have More Control   For most brands that come to ponder this question, the answer lies in control. They want more control over their brand’s representation, pricing, margins, marketing strategy, and customer experience.   Amazon Retail […]

AdManager Wins 2021 MarTech Breakthrough Award in Marketing Automation Innovation Category

AdManager Wins MarTech Breakthrough Award

Kaspien Awarded MarTech Innovation Award for Amazon Ad Management Software  Today, we’re delighted to announce that our Amazon advertising software, AdManager, has won the “Marketing Automation Innovation Award” in the fourth annual MarTech Breakthrough Awards.   AdManager won in a particularly competitive year, with this year’s program attracting more than 2,850 nominations from over 17 different countries throughout the world.   About MarTech  The award program […]

Ep. 36: Brand Building and Presence Across Online Marketplaces With BlueTuskr

On this podcast episode, Kunal interviews CEO, Andrew Maff, founder of Bluetuskr, a full-service marketing company expanding the reach of e-commerce brands through robust digital strategies, targeted media-buying, and data-driven analysis. Listen to Kunal and Andrew as they discuss how to amplify your brand presence on your direct website, online marketplaces, and beyond. ► Learn More […]

Ep. 34: How Kaspien Plans to Use Their New Raised Equity Funds CEO, Kunal Chopra and the executive team of Kaspien, as they discuss how Kaspien plans on using the new equity funds raised in March. The team will discuss how Kaspien intends to deploy the funds to fuel growth, what the e-commerce platform will look like in the future, and the new phase for Kaspien. […]

Amazon Vendor Central: How Vendors can Maintain Pricing Control 

Table of Contents Brands selling on Amazon can choose to sell wholesale to Amazon’s first-party seller division, Amazon Retail (1P). At first glance, the prospect of working directly with Amazon sounds ideal. They own the platform, so they’ll provide the most value. As is often the case, the reality is a bit different.   Too often, the vendor experience is frustrating one as Amazon makes unilateral decisions that go […]

Kaspien Adds Day Parting to Amazon Advertising Software 

We are proud to announce that Day Parting is now available in our Amazon campaign management software, AdManager. Day Parting enables Amazon advertisers to schedule pay-per-click (PPC) ads to run only during the days and times that deliver the best results. The Day Parting feature also displays performance results for multiple key metrics broken out by day and time, helping guide users’ strategy.   AdManager is one of the […]

Key Changes to Amazon that will Shape 2021 Brand Strategy 

Table of Contents Amazon is never idle, but after a global pandemic, the ecommerce leviathan is experiencing one of its most intense growth phases yet.   Snapshot: The State of Amazon  38% Growth in annual net sales  66% Growth in annual advertising revenue  1.3M sellers joined Amazon in 2020  19 Countries  with Amazon marketplaces  $3 Billion  invested in Amazon brand acquirers as of March 2021  “S-Team” ChangesJeff Bezos, Jeff […]

Amazon Retailer vs Amazon Agency: Which is the Better Financial Fit? 

Amazon Agency vs Amazon Retail

Expansion into Ecommerce has Accelerated  Before 2020, ecommerce had been steadily growing its share of all retail. But when the coronavirus hit and countries around the world issues stay-at-home orders, it forced consumers and businesses to turn to online sales channels in numbers never seen before. As a result, we’ve seen an acceleration in brand and consumer adoption of ecommerce. Road Bumps Along […]

Amazon Clarifies Buyer-Seller Messaging Rules in Communications Policy Update

On September 8th, Amazon announced updates to its communications policy. The update clarifies what buyer-selling communication is permitted by Amazon’s policies, something that was previously ambiguous at best. The update is intended to reduce the number and improve the quality of emails Amazon shoppers receive in the interest of improving the Amazon buying experience.  Biggest Takeaways:  Sellers can ask buyers […]

Introducing Kaspien – etailz Rebrands to Launch Next Era of Growth for Partners

etailz rebrands to Kaspien

Today, we’re thrilled to announce that we have rebranded from “etailz” to “Kaspien.” Our parent company, Trans World Entertainment, has also rebranded to Kaspien Holdings, consolidating the two brands into Kaspien.  Even more important than streamlining the corporate structure, this rebrand also reflects the next era of our journey. Our company has been evolving ever since our founding in 2008. We grew from a niche third-party seller of eco-friendly products into a top […]