Find out the story behind Optimal Workshop’s NZ$10m investment 🚀   Read More

MAG My Amazon Guy logo capitalized

🚨 Amazon FBA fees going up 5%!

Starting April 28, 2022, a 5% fuel and inflation surcharge will be applied to US FBA fulfillment fees. The surcharge will apply to all product types, such as non-apparel, apparel, dangerous goods, and Small and Light items. The surcharge will apply to all units shipped from fulfillment centers starting April 28. The surcharge is subject to change.

Watch Steven Pope Analyze the Situation

00:00 Amazon FBA fees increasing
00:13 The exact notice from Amazon
00:52 Inflation rate is off the chart
01:30 How do you navigate this situation
02:15 Will the surcharge still go up
02:33 Amazon under fire from Flex drivers
04:35 Where did this inflation come from
05:30 How we calculate inflation
05:50 Why the Fed is Caught in an Inflation Trap

See what people are saying:

Konesky  • 2 minutes ago
What a joke. Amazon not cracking 1 trillion in profits? Lets wring some more out of the sellers. Then they have the audacity to ask us to offer sales to their customers (prime day, lightning deals) without giving an inch on fees.

trste trste  • 18 minutes ago
Where can we check how much $ our fees will rise up?
My Amazon Guy  • 0 seconds ago
It’s 5% x the FBA fees

Bobby Carter  • 4 hours ago
I sell high volume items , and my profit margin is 3 to 5 dollars so this is killing me .

Jay Nayak  • 4 hours ago
Now only manpower charges are remaining in for the workers to manage products in the warehouse to be added in amazon fees.
 

mehassharpie 

Steven Pope for President.

We’re here to help. Book a coaching call today at https://myamazonguy.com/coaching

I was fortunate to be part of MAG's first batch of its Advertising Internship Program. The timing was perfect for me as I was looking for an opportunity to learn more about Amazon PPC and at the same time to have hands-on training to work on accounts.  

 

When I started my internship, I listed down the things I wanted to learn. And I am happy to say that I've ticked all the boxes! My most favorite was "Optimization Using Bulk Files”. Bulk files and I, we did not get along at first, it was so scary seeing all those data! But I had a great mentor who guided me along the way. He patiently taught me step by step on how to process the data. He was very enthusiastic in answering all of my questions. He supported me until I gained the confidence in uploading my first, second, third (and so on) bulk uploads. 

 

The biggest advantage in working with MAG (and I must say one thing that I always look forward to every week) is its Weekly Ads Training. Every week, we discuss various topics about PPC. Interns/Ads Specialists/Ads Managers, we all share knowledge, information, and updates about PPC. During our discussions, we exchange ideas and feedback. It became an avenue not just to learn a skill, but also to clear any vague or ambiguous PPC topics. 

 

For me, the biggest disadvantage is the work schedule. As an Intern, I have to follow EST timing. The time difference from my location was only 8 hours, but being a morning person, I really struggled to keep myself awake. But if you are a night owl, then this will not be a problem for you.

 

So if you are considering joining the MAG Advertising Internship Program, my advice to you is to take action - APPLY NOW! The knowledge that you will gain and the skill that you will develop from this program will be invaluable. And who knows? From being an Intern, you might be the next one to be promoted as Jr. Ads Specialist! 

Maria Victoria Piedad