Entries by Manuel

The lifestyle of an Amazon seller – my story

It’s been a while since my last post and the main reason for that is because I was on my first vacation in over 2 1/2years Well it was also a bit of work in the end but mainly vacation (I was speaking at the Privatelabeldays Amazon FBA conference in Hamburg) among a lot of […]

How-to-steps when prepping and labeling in China

Today I wanted to walk you through the process of placing the order with your factory and which steps you need to take to guarantee safe delivery. The following is crucial when you start out and are looking to save costs because of a tight budget or wanting to learn the ropes when it comes […]

The ultimate guide on how to find a product

  How to find a product? This is the number 1 question I get asked on almost a daily basis. I have no definite answer for you today but I will try to break it down in two sections and a step by step guide on how I select products and hopefully you’ll get a […]

7 weeks case study update – I am out of stock

I have a problem. Well its more of a luxury problem. Don’t get me wrong, I am not complaining I have sold 1008 pieces of my French Coffee Press and am out of stock after only 7 weeks. How did this happen?  If you re-call my last blog post (http://importdojo.com/case-study-how-i-went-from-zero-to-7000us-in-10-days-in-one-of-the-most-competitive-amazon-niches/) I was doing about 8-12 […]

How to properly place an order with factories in China

So while I am waiting for my newest item to be in stock I thought I’d lay out a very important part of the order process to a Chinese factory to you. (I you haven’t followed my case study check out my last webinar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tO5y-EHEwM) So why is it so important to lay out terms […]

The Chinese New Year and its impact on your business

So what is all this Chinese New Year delays and why are your factories telling you their staff hasn’t come back and they can’t make samples yet or production will be delayed? I’ve been in China/Hong Kong for the last 11 years so I understand the problems and prepare myself but to many of you […]