Amazon Prime Day 2019

Prime Day in 2019 will take place in mid-July 2019, the exact date is not yet known and will probably be announced in June. Prime Day is a one-day, limited promotional event aimed at customers with a Prime subscription. Prime users have access to Prime shipping (One-Day, Prime Shipping), additional Amazon services such as Amazon…

Video-based verification of new Amazon sellers

Canadian marketplace Amazon.ca is piloting video-based verification of new sellers. During the account registration process, users are asked to give access to their computer’s camera. The system captures a 5-second recording of the account holder’s face. A copy of the recording is deposited with Amazon for future verification. This is one of the improvements Amazon…