NEW video added: Visiting Coffee Factory Insights & Tips

Today we are in Guangzhou, an industrial city in China and visiting a

Coffee Maker Factory that is producing coffee makers for the top

European brands. We will see the production, show you real life

insights on how Chinese factories look and work, what questions you

should be asking when visiting your supplier and what quality control

is in place. Great insights from the real Chinese factory!

As a bonus we are sharing great tips for Amazon FBA sellers.

Visiting China is not required but will put you ahead of competition

if you really go extra mile and visit your suppliers and establish

personal level of trust with them. It’s much harder for supplier to

scam you and provide poor quality if he knows that you can just hop on

the plane and visit their factory in person next day to check the

quality! Trust me, it works!

P.S. Holiday season is starting soon and December is the BEST month for Amazon and Shopify sales, don’t miss out! Make sure to check seasonal trends with SellsLikeHotCakes best seller finder tool to see which products sell best during holiday. Hint: funny mugs, funny stickers, card etc.

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 Sandra says at 22:59 et
Good morning, I'm Sandra from Spain.. I have been following your course for 3 weeks and must say SUPER WORK! VERY HELPFUL AND DETAILED even for tech newbie like me.. Keep up great work!
 
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 Wise Woman says at 21:20 et
I am starting FBA and have 2 questions..
1. What is EAN/IAN??
2. What is FNSKU?
 
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Claudia says at 21:20 et
1. It's European Article Number or International Article Number A 13 digit-10 data and 3 check -barcoding standard which is a superset of the original 12-digit Universal Product Code system.

2. Fulfillment Network Stock Keeping Unit... This number is used to identify a specific product to a specific seller within an Amazon Fulfillment Center. It's this that goes on your product as a label if you're selling FBA and not commingling
 
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 henry says at 21:21 et
sorry what is this FBA mean??
 
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Claudia says at 21:21 et
In short it works like this.. Amazon fulfillment centers pick, pack and ship a seller’s products, as well as providing customer service for products -all of this comes with a FbA fee 15-30% depending on the price
 
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 Kenga says at 21:21 et
Whats different with FBM and FBA??
 
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 Dylan says at 21:21 et
Fulfillment by Merchant - The merchant is responsible for picking, packing, and shipping the products, as well as providing customer support for the product. .. FBA is when Amazon fulfillment centers pick, pack and ship a seller’s products, as well as providing customer service for products -all of this comes with a FbA fee 15-30% depending on the price
 
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Claudia says at 21:21 et
Fulfillment by Merchant - The merchant is responsible for picking, packing, and shipping the products, as well as providing customer support for the product. .. FBA is when Amazon fulfillment centers pick, pack and ship a seller’s products, as well as providing customer service for products -all of this comes with a FbA fee 15-30% depending on the price
 
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 Abigail says at 21:22 et
Whats PL??
 
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 jo says at 21:22 et
Private label product.
 
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 JO says at 21:30 et
Where can i run retargeting???
 
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Claudia says at 21:30 et
There are many advertising networks allowing you to start a retargeting campaign for your online store. Facebook, Google, Twitter. Use retargeting apps such as Rontar (for retargeting on Google) and RetargetApp and Shoelace (for Facebook retargeting).
 
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 Boris says at 17:39 et
I started private label selling 6 weeks ago and my conversion rate is 8.5%. Is that good or bad? I sell around 7 units per day
 
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 lou says at 17:39 et
It's good. Your goal is to sell 10 units per day, $10 per unit profit. You are on the right track, keep pushing!
 
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 Gab says at 22:23 et
Amazoners... with new UPC rules, is it better to print the FNSKU directly onto the product instead of a UPC?
 
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 Alice says at 22:23 et
yes i did it and it worked fine
 
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 bitmap says at 15:14 et
great course, love every minute of it!! please do more videos about facebook ads!
 
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Claudia says at 15:15 et
will do! we have facebook mastery bonus coming soon! awesome stuff
 
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Leslie says at 00:15 et
I was on shopify then left over grey areas of card merchants not wanting to support product. Months later I came back and then left after 10 days due to lack of available products in my niche. Aliexpress vendors using misleading titles or description don't help. I then tried an app to upload Amazon products as an affiliate and do a review site, but it looks gawdy compared to shopify, and I will never make money like that. Therefore, I am convinced that shopify is way better. I'll just have to find a different niche that Aliexpress or a US dropshipper can fulfill!
 
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 jack says at 00:16 et
I think the niche finder tool and the "Most passionate niches" report will help you find the product http://sellslikehotcakes.co/niches.php Good luck, keep us posted on your progress.
 
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 Tyro Meg says at 00:16 et
Shopify supports Stripe and Paypal, no grey areas there, very easy these days. Try to attach them both!
 
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Leslie says at 01:27 et
Videos provide two examples of searching niche. I need more. By the time I go to camel, and best finder, and video, back and forth, i get lost. I thought I found something, all looked good, until I went to aliexpress. Price was more than amazon! That was hours of research for a dead end. Maybe I'm not doing it right.
 
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 Father says at 01:30 et
Aliexpress price does not have to be lower than amazon.. Aliexpress is only good for Shopify Dropshipping business.

If you plan AMAZON FBA business, then check prices on Alibaba, not on amazon! hope it helps!
 
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Leslie says at 22:56 et
Can't do FBA until business succeeds. The lower the price when buying, the better one can compete with anyone. I don't want to stock or ship, so I'll stick with the dropshipping model. I'll Keep searching I guess.The videos however are very good. Some company tried to sell me $3500 dollar CDN course on dropshipping. Was already doing what they are teaching. This is way better!
 
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Claudia says at 22:57 et
Thank you Leslie. Don't buy into overpriced courses. All the tools you need is right here. FBA model you can also start without big investments using the "alibaba wholesale" instead of whitelabelling... One of the videos cover it.
 
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Sathaporn says at 01:27 et
I just starting to do a dropshipping with Shopify and I'm from Thailand. How can I get customers trust me from USA?
 
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 James says at 01:29 et
Dont say that you are from Thailand on your store. Buy a virtual address in USA, use fiver to proofread the texts (very cheap). See the video about building credibility, it helped me a lot
 
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 K1nggg says at 03:11 et
i agree with james. many of us are not from usa so it's not a problem where you are from!
 
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 Violet says at 03:14 et
Sathaporn, make sure your store looks trustworthy, follow the common steps outlined in the video lesson about building trust.
- virtual address
- phone number in US
- forwarding service (to forward returns)
- hire virtual assistant to proofread your english if you struggle with english. (on fiverr for $5)
- put trust seals
- be clear about delivery time
- provide great tracking and good customer service to keep customers happy
 
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Dean says at 12:32 et
I'm new to Shopify and was following another course but it was very general. This is exactly what I needed. Thanks for the great course!
 
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 Mike says at 01:40 et
thank you for kind words Dean! we really appreciate it
 
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 Gautam says at 04:49 et
I want to open a store selling oils and alternative health products. Will there be issues shipping to the U.S. like customs?
 
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 Violet says at 04:54 et
It's hard to say, are you shipping in mass quantities or one by one? Usually anything for personal use does not go to customs. Best advice here is to find your competitors selling same and then ask their support something like "Hi, I am from Chicago, do you ship your oils to USA and do I have to pay any taxes?" So they will help you this way :)
 
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 Gautam says at 01:59 et
I guess in mass quantities; I can use the Amazon FBA so they can tackle customs. But for shipping one by one, from your answer, it seems I will not have issues shipping to the US or Europe. In India(where I live), however, they charge customs even if it is a single item and for personal use. So, I think I should be okay. I will use the trick you mentioned too. Cheers!
 
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 lou says at 05:09 et
I asked shipping agent, here is what they say "only one by one is OK. and there is a limits (no more than 30ML). Mass import to US not allowed"
 
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 Gautam says at 01:59 et
Thank you for your answer. Helpful!
 
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Sathaporn says at 01:59 et
I think the big concern is shipping times for dropshipping with Shopify. Anyone that have more experience in this concern...please give me for advice. Thanks!!
 
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 little_tiger says at 02:01 et
there is a video about it http://sellslikehotcakes.co/videos.php "The BIGGEST Problem with Dropshipping: TIPS and HACKS on how to SOLVE it " in shopify bonus section