Amazon has announced the beginning of a new cancellation policy for purchase orders. This change went into effect on March 24th. It allows for Amazon to automatically cancel direct import and other orders without the vendor’s approval if the vendor doesn’t complete delivery within the stated window. The details of this new policy differ for
When you confirm a purchase order from Amazon, it is important that the quantity of units you fulfill exactly match the quantity in the purchase order (850). Starting in January 2017, Amazon will assess a chargeback titled “Unfilled by Cancel Date” for any units that remain unfilled by the purchase order cancelation date. Because Amazon’s
Amazon UK has announced the integration of a new fulfilment center (FC) located in Birmingham. The code of the new FC is XUKK. This might affect your upcoming deliveries, and it’s important to know when the changes will be implemented and what you need to do. There are two important dates to remember. On July
Effective February 16, 2016, Amazon is changing how they handle AS2 files to include new IP address ranges. AS2 is a protocol for secure, direct connection. Amazon has long used a range of IP addresses. Typically, a vendor’s AS2 system caches the IP address. However, to add new IP addresses a restart generally is needed.
Amazon has discovered on issue with their AS2 Software that will require and emergency deployment of their AS2 software on December 8, 2015. As a result Amazon will be rebooting their AS2 server on December 8, 2015 between 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. PST/PDT. This will be a staged deployment per host meaning that there should not
Amazon has been targeting the fashion industry for the past few years, and now as an apparel vendor doing business with Amazon, you will be required to use EDI to send your samples. You will receive a bulk P.O. (850) and immediately a “Top of Production” (T.O.P.) P.O. for one each of your styles to
Beginning September 2013, all purchase orders (POs) are now stamped with Deliver From/To dates for prepaid freight (where you deliver the freight into Amazon) or Ship From/To dates for collect freight (where Amazon collects the freight from you). Ensuring that your items are filled to Amazon within the designated windows is important in the inventory
Amazon is changing the format for Purchase Order (PO) numbers to increase the amount of unique numbers generated. PO numbers will still consist of eight characters, but instead of a letter at the beginning there will be a number, followed by six characters (letter and/or numbers) in the body of the PO number, finishing with