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Amazon Storage Fees

Amazon Storage Fees Have Changed – What Does this Mean for You? Over the past several months, Amazon has implemented an array of new storage fees in their Amazon Fulfillment Centers. Amazon has adjusted these storage fees to more clearly represent their true purpose as fulfillment centers, not storage warehouses.
Posted on October 4, 2018
Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

Amazon Direct Ship

The Benefits of Amazon Direct Ship Amazon Direct Ship is the process of sending inventory directly from a supplier to an Amazon warehouse. Direct Ship eliminates the intermediaries and gets goods to Amazon faster. Once products have been received, Amazon stores, prepares, and exports products directly to excited customers. Below, you
Posted on September 24, 2018
Press Release, Uncategorized

Amify Recognized as One of Nation’s Fastest Growing Companies for 4th Straight Year

Top Amazon Brand Partner Awarded Inc. 5000 Ranking After Achieving 151% 3-Year Growth Alexandria, VA –  Amify, an Amazon strategy partner working with lifestyle brands to maximize their marketplace potential, is being recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the nation’s fastest growing private companies. With revenue growth of 151%
Posted on August 27, 2018
Company News, Employee Spotlight, Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Alana Clark

Alana will be a senior at Virginia Tech this upcoming school year. Being a native of the Washington D.C area, she decided to spend her Summer as Amify’s Marketing Intern in Alexandria, VA. In this position she not only took charge of the Amify social media accounts, but she was also
Posted on August 10, 2018
Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

MAP Enforcement: What You Need to Know

Much of the appeal of shopping on Amazon comes in the tremendous assortment of products offered on the marketplace. As of July 2018, Amazon US alone houses 606 million different products. While impressive, this enormous assortment creates problems with price disparity. Too many sellers selling too many products often creates
Posted on August 8, 2018
Amazon News, Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

Amazon Changes Warehouse Storage Fee Pricing

  For any Amazon seller looking to stay ahead of the curve, it is important to monitor and adapt to the ever-changing marketplace. Amazon implements new rules every quarter, which impact each Amazon seller to varying degrees. In 2018, Amazon will begin adjusting their warehouse storage fee policies, affecting all FBA sellers.
Posted on August 6, 2018
Company News

Amify Explores The Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

Last week some of our Amify team members traveled to Denver, Colorado for the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market! This tradeshow is North Americas largest in the outdoor industry, drawing attendees from around the world. Each Max, Henry, and Brian had a different experience while there, but all agreed on one
Posted on July 30, 2018
Company News, Employee Spotlight, Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Paul Ciavarro

Paul is approaching his junior year at Radford University, majoring in Business Marketing. This Summer he is spending his time working in our Alexandria, VA warehouse, as Amify’s Warehouse Intern. When asked how he found this internship, he chuckled. “My dad actually works for Fender, one of Amify’s brand partners, and
Posted on July 27, 2018
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Employee Spotlight: Jamaal Blackwell

Jamaal grew up in Northwest Washington D.C and has lived there for the last 26 years of his life. After graduating high school, he attended Virginia State University and graduated in 2014 with a degree in mass communications. Once he finished his time with higher education, Jamaal chose to stay
Posted on July 19, 2018
Press Release, Uncategorized

Amify Announces Opening of Second Location in Las Vegas

Top Amazon Brand Partner to Increase Sales Capacity with a Western U.S. Location FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2018 Alexandria, VA –  Amify, a two-time Inc. 500 award-winning company that partners with lifestyle brands to optimize Amazon sales, announces the July 2018 opening of a second corporate location in Las
Posted on July 17, 2018
Company News, Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Hannah Mooy

Hannah Mooy had a colorful childhood in Annapolis, Maryland with her family. After graduating from high school, she was unsure of what path she wanted to take. So, she decided to attend a local community college until she figured it out. A year later, she applied to Parsons School of
Posted on July 11, 2018
Company News, Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Kevin Sheehan

Kevin will be incoming Junior at Wake Forest University in the Fall. He is majoring in finance with a minor in Spanish. This summer he became a part of the Amify team and holds the title of Inventory Intern. In this position, he gets to collaborate with the Amify Account
Posted on July 5, 2018
Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

Getting Started on Amazon? Here are a Few Important Tips from Amify Amazon Experts.

When it comes to online shopping, Amazon reigns supreme. About 55% of consumers begin their online shopping experience on Amazon.com and third-party sellers make up 82% of Amazon’s sales. Amazon has a great reputation with a large customer base and is an important asset to any retail company. At Amify,
Posted on June 27, 2018
Company News, Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Josiah Sable

Josiah is new to the Ami-family, with his first day being only a week ago on June 18th. He is settling in and learning the ways of the Amify work world. He was born in California but grew up in Boone, North Carolina. After high school, he attended the University of
Posted on June 26, 2018
Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Bill Paige

Bill grew up in Bloomington, Indiana with his older brother, mom, and dad. In 2009 his father got a job working for the Navy and moved to Northern Virginia, and a year later the rest of the family followed him down from Mentor, Ohio. It was later that year that
Posted on June 20, 2018
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Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

Service Spotlight: Brand Enhancement

One of Amify’s many services includes Brand Enhancement. With proven success in our processes, our implementation strategies are very particular to your brand. More than just adding high-quality images to your product listing, we use enhanced brand content (EBC) and Amazon storefronts to tell your brand story. We can execute
Posted on June 14, 2018
Employee Spotlight, Uncategorized

Employee Spotlight: Martin Vuong

Martin is Amify’s Junior Software Engineer and began working with the company in July of 2016. His childhood was very unique and he had the experience of growing up in the Czech Republic, living in Prague for 13 years. Just before starting high school, he packed up and moved to
Posted on June 11, 2018
Press, Uncategorized

Amify Feautured in The Washington Post

From basement business, to Amazon powerhouse – check out our feature article in The Washington Post: How This Retailer Built a $33 Million Business on Amazon on Pickleball
Posted on April 30, 2018
Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

How to Handle Amazon Seller Warnings

At Amify, we are constantly working to make the Amazon seller experience as seamless as possible for our Brand Partners. We deal with a wide-range of product types and seller requests. Accordingly, we are subject to a great deal of notifications from Amazon. Amazon has a strict set of rules
Posted on March 19, 2018
Amify Expertise, Uncategorized

Amazon’s Organic Rank Algorithm

The most important aspect of selling on Amazon is understanding how Amazon rankings work. With higher rankings, products are prioritized higher in searches, leading to more views and greater purchasing likelihood. Amazon rankings function via a sophisticated SEO algorithm, often called A9. The algorithm and its behavoirs are determined by
Posted on February 13, 2018
Company News

The Gang Goes to Dreamforce

Always searching for more effective ways to communicate with our sales partners, two members of the Amify team recently attended the Dreamforce conference in sunny San Fran.           Willie from IT, and Ben from Business Development, spent a week touring the SalesForce tech festival; gathering information
Posted on December 1, 2017
Amazon News

Amazon Adds Its Own Discounts to Sellers’ Products

The Gist. In a move to be more competitive with other eRetailers such as Wal-Mart, Overstock, and Kohl’s, Amazon will be discounting the prices of sellers at Amazon’s own expense. With little forewarning, Amazon has begun to markdown items with a “Discount Provided by Amazon” label, reducing prices by up to 10%. These
Posted on November 10, 2017
Press Release

Potomac River Holdings Announces Launch of Amify

Two-Time Inc. 500 Award Winning Company to Focus on Helping Brands Maximize their Presence on Amazon Alexandria, VA –  Potomac River Holdings, a two-time Inc. 500 winning company, announces its newest division: Amify. Beginning as a third-party reseller, Amify represents an organizational evolution towards a more efficient, data-driven suite of
Posted on October 11, 2017