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Amazon 101: Amazon Acronym Key

Amazon is unlike many other e-commerce marketplaces, and with that, there comes a steep learning curve. The first step to decoding the retail giant’s unique brand of jargon — learn Amazon acronyms. Luckily, we speak Amazon fluently, and have compiled an easy A-to-Z list of key

Amazon 101: Brand Store Product Collections

Amazon’s brand store product grid has a new and improved counterpart. Introducing product collections: a new module added to the brand store builder earlier this year that not only allows brands more flexibility in how they can merchandise products but also increases discoverability through a

Amazon to Hold a Second Prime Day in Q4

For the first time ever, Amazon is planning two prime days in one year. Dubbed the Prime Early Access Sale, the event will last two full days in October 2022 and will run a selection of early deals for Prime members. Amazon has increasingly looked beyond

Amazon Makes a Move Into Healthcare

In the wake of several billion dollar investments, Amazon purchasing a healthcare provider may seem passé. The recent acquisition of One Medical, to the tune of roughly $3.9 billion, however, marks Amazon’s biggest foray into the byzantine world of healthcare. Compared to their massive acquisition of

Prime Day 2022: Amazon Performance Analysis

The results are in. Prime Day 2022 has come and gone, and it’s time to take a look at the numbers. US Prime Day Performance  According to Adobe Digital Economy Index data, this year’s event (held July 12–13) produced a record-breaking $11.9 billion in US online spend

The Ultimate Guide to Amazon SEO

Your Amazon search engine optimization (SEO) strategy can make or break your content. Luckily, we’re here to help you navigate the basics so you can make your keywords work smarter, not harder. This ultimate guide to Amazon SEO covers everything you need to know to

Amazon vs. Walmart DSP

As Walmart scales upward in an attempt to challenge Amazon's eCommerce supremacy, they’ve released a powerful DSP (Demand-Side Platform) service. Using the data already available from their extensive customer base, Walmart is well positioned for incredible growth potential in the coming years (Walmart’s Ad business

Amazon 101: Amazon Badges

If you’ve ever shopped on Amazon, it's likely you’ve noticed (and even bought) a product with an Amazon badge. From Best Seller, Amazon’s Choice, Sponsored, to Featured from our brands, there’s a wealth of markings that make it easy for customers to find what they’re

The Rise of Digital Marketplaces

With Prime Day right around the corner (July 12-13), Amazon still dominates the eCommerce world thanks to its incredible reach and deep pockets. However, just as Netflix seemed to rule streaming until there were 40 other providers, a whole spectrum of digital marketplaces cropped up

Fast Facts: Amazon vs. the D2C Model

With the Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) model on the rapid rise for many companies such as Warby Parker, Allbirds, FIGS and plenty of other smaller brands, you might be wondering if it’s the right direction for your business. While many of our brand partners choose an omni-channel

Macarta x DimeTyd: Recovering 5 Years Worth of Lost Amazon Funds

If you’re a seasoned vendor on Amazon, it’s likely (yet unfortunate) that you’ve been overbilled. Whether you are privy to this information or not, we have a way to help you get your money back.  Through our partnership with DimeTyd, an automated software founded by ecommerce

Fast Facts: Amazon & the Movie Industry

Tinsel-town has turned its attention to streaming — Warner Brothers and Discovery have completed a $43B merger and Amazon has snatched up MGM Studios for $8.5B. So, what's the deal? Has streaming completely changed the movie industry forever? Yes, and… The competition is stiffer than