The 80/20 of Ecommerce Newsletter: Canton Fair Online a bust? Amazon Prime Day Delayed til Oct, Winner of the Ecommerce wars poll

Can you believe it’s already July?  Half of 2020 has already passed us by. Even though places are gradually reopening, it definitely doesn’t feel the same outside.   Fortunately in the e-commerce world, many businesses are still going strong and growing.   Here’s the 80/20 of E-commerce this week: 1) Canton Fair Online a bust? Did you … Continue reading “The 80/20 of Ecommerce Newsletter: Canton Fair Online a bust? Amazon Prime Day Delayed til Oct, Winner of the Ecommerce wars poll”

My Top 5 Habits to be a More Effective, Efficient, and Higher Performing Entrepreneur

Recently my good friend Tim Jordan, a 7 Figure Ecommerce Entrepreneur, asked “What habits do you employ to be more effective, efficient, and generally higher performing?”  Tim raised a great question.  With so much noise these days from social media, emails, coworkers, friends, and family, not to mention your phone, you can get lost and … Continue reading “My Top 5 Habits to be a More Effective, Efficient, and Higher Performing Entrepreneur”

The Ecommerce Wars are heating up: Amazon vs Shopify vs Walmart – who’s gonna win?

Hope your summer is off to a great start!  In spite of all the craziness in the world, I hope you have a chance to make the most out of this time with your loved ones. Though sometimes it feels like we all have cabin fever, I spoke to a friend who has a child … Continue reading “The Ecommerce Wars are heating up: Amazon vs Shopify vs Walmart – who’s gonna win?”

Canton Fair goes online, The Rise and Reign of Bezos – Amazon Documentary – The 80/20 of Ecommerce – Weekly Newsletter

One of the affects of Covid19 is that Canton Fair didn’t take place this Spring.  This is the largest and longest running trade show in China that happens twice a year – once in Spring and once in the Fall. However for the first time in over 100 years, the Canton Fair has gone online. … Continue reading “Canton Fair goes online, The Rise and Reign of Bezos – Amazon Documentary – The 80/20 of Ecommerce – Weekly Newsletter”

[Video Masterclass] How to source your ecommerce product from the US: Good news and Bad news featuring Jared Haw

Sourcing from the US is a hot topic as the Coronavirus pandemic is disrupting sourcing and supply chain from China and all over the world.   Doesn’t it make sense to source more locally from the US and circumvent delays, production uncertainties, as well as the trade war and tariffs?  So I decided to dive deep … Continue reading “[Video Masterclass] How to source your ecommerce product from the US: Good news and Bad news featuring Jared Haw”

Latest eCommerce News – Week of May 15th

As the world is starting to open up in certain places, I hope you and your families and business are doing OK.   Here are some of my favorite news and content that I thought you’d be interested in: Good news for Amazon sellers!  Amazon has removed the quantity limits on non-essential products for FBA sellers … Continue reading “Latest eCommerce News – Week of May 15th”

Is it still a good time to start in e-commerce or better to wait to launch my first product?

Recently several of my readers asked a really good question about whether now’s a good time to get started in e-commerce.  I thought I’d share my answer with you.  Here it goes. I also came across the following on the internet,  Officially the world’s largest retailer, Amazon has announced it can no longer keep up with consumer … Continue reading “Is it still a good time to start in e-commerce or better to wait to launch my first product?”

Top 5 Amazon Selling Mistakes Made by 7-Figure Sellers

Recently when I interviewed 20+ 7 Figure Sellers and e-commerce experts and I noticed something very peculiar.  When I asked them what mistakes they made along the way to creating a million-dollar business the same things came up again and again.  Like a broken record.  As the saying goes a smart man learns from his … Continue reading “Top 5 Amazon Selling Mistakes Made by 7-Figure Sellers”

How to work with Chinese suppliers during COVID-19 [Podcast] and 39 lessons from a 7 Figure Seller…

This week I’d like to share with you two resources to help with your sourcing and mindset as we are navigating through these challenging times. First things first.  China is still the dominant player when it comes to sourcing.  Factories are operating at about an 80% capacity now so they are ready to take orders.   … Continue reading “How to work with Chinese suppliers during COVID-19 [Podcast] and 39 lessons from a 7 Figure Seller…”

DIY 3D-Printable Face Mask from a 7 Figure Seller

Quick update, I know many of you may be going through uncertain times and I wanted to share with you something that might be able to help if you can not get access to face masks. My friend Jason Vander Griendt who is a 7-figure seller and featured on the 7 Figure Seller Summit generously … Continue reading “DIY 3D-Printable Face Mask from a 7 Figure Seller”