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How to Enjoy Hassle Free Taxing this Holiday Season

By Guest Author , Mon 20 Nov 2017

Hassle Free Taxing 

This post was written by Jennifer Dunn at TaxJar. TaxJar is a service that makes sales tax reporting and filing simple for sellers.

Q4 is here, and that means that online store owners are looking for ways to maximize every minute of their valuable time. One thing you don’t want to have to troubleshoot is sales tax. Take these preventative steps now to ensure a hassle-free holiday season – at least when it comes to sales tax trouble

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Get Ready for the Holidays

By Shan Lian , Mon 23 Oct 2017

Get ready for the holidays

In 2017, sales by small business owners account for over half of the purchases made on Amazon sites around the world. Unfortunately, 45% of them report that they are finding it tough to keep up their margins as they sell more on marketplaces like Amazon in order to compete with other vendors.

So how can you drive more sales this holiday season while keeping your margins? By starting with fulfillment.

Fulfillment is not just a backroom operations, it impacts your conversion and cart abandonment rates, how competitive you are against similar businesses, and it can impact the your customer support overhead. We’ve outlined five ways you can use fulfillment to win the hearts of buyers this holiday season and beyond.

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5 Ways to Prevent Overselling and Improve Your Bottom Line

By Guest Author , Fri 08 Sep 2017

ecomdash inventory

This post was written by Nick Maglosky, CEO of ecomdash. Ecomdash is a smart, multichannel inventory, order, listing and shipping software for online retailers. Nick is passionate about small to mid-sized businesses and all things ecommerce, and enjoys researching innovative ways retailers can compete online in an increasingly diverse market.

Inventory management is crucial for all ecommerce retailers. Unfortunately, many retailers aren’t doing it right. In fact, retailers lose over $1.75 trillion dollars a year due to poor inventory management, including overselling. 

Inventory Management Strategies to Avoid Overselling

The best way to effectively manage inventory will be unique to your business. What works for you may not work for other ecommerce companies. But, there are some strategies that are beneficial for all retailers – those that help improve your inventory management and increase cash flow. 

Here are five ways to prevent overselling in your ecommerce business and to keep yourself out of those staggering statistics.

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