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Jet.com’s Vision and Values

When choosing which marketplaces to sell your products on, it is important to understand the ultimate vision and values of the company to ensure the company aligns with your personal goals and objectives when starting or expanding your business. Jet.com tries to create a strong community of partners and members with the ultimate idea being that they are all a team and have to work together to succeed. In addition, the Jet marketplace makes a goal of working [...]

Jet.com’s Shopping Club

In this post, I will explain Jet.com's shopping club capabilities to ultimate consumers, which in turn will help your business with increased traffic to your listing site! According to Jet.com’s spokesperson, Kumail Nanjiani, the company created a new shopping club that allows customers to not be required to purchase products in bulk. Nanjiani explained how products on Jet.com are already posted at relatively low prices. Amazingly, if customers add other items to the already low-priced products, Jet.com will unlock additional [...]

Jet.com Continuously Shows Expansion in 2016

Although Jet.com is relatively new and is still being introduced to sellers and users on different marketplaces, it continuously shows expansion. According to Scott Hilton, the CRO of Jet.com, it is forecasted to grow its sales by May 2016, amounting to a total of $1 billion! Since July 2015, Jet.com has experienced tremendous growth with a current total of approximately 1,600 sellers and approximately 3.6 million users! Unlike Amazon, Jet.com does not sell its own products on the website, but [...]

Jet.com partners with Emerald Brand

Jet.com partners with Emerald Brand! There is a great opportunity for small businesses to sell green products! The ultimate mission of Emerald Brand is to create sustainable products that consumers use on a daily basis such as cups, plates, soaps. One of Emerald Brand’s most popular products is their towel and tissue products that include the following benefits: • BPA-Free • Chlorine-Free • USDA Bio-Preferred Companies like Jet.com and Emerald Brand are seeing changes in consumer preferences for healthier, safer products. This is only the [...]

Products you should consider selling on Jet.com!

Last week, I reviewed which products you should avoid selling on Jet.com. This week, I will discuss which products you should consider selling on Jet.com and how they compare to Amazon. The following products are cheaper on Jet.com compared to Amazon, and can have the ability to increase your customer traffic: Health and Beauty Products Pet Supplies Electronics Baby Products Furniture Home and Garden Products Household Products Appliances Home Improvement Products Groceries In the health and beauty category, Jet.com won against Amazon in regards to selling cheaper products 86 percent of [...]

Receive guidance about which products to avoid selling on Jet.com!

Although there are millions of options within the Jet.com marketplace, there are certain products that cannot be sold. In order to enhance your experience, here is a list of which types of products to avoid when selling on Jet.com. Happy listing! Products to Avoid When Listing on Jet: Any products that the U.S or state recognizes as illegal cannot be listed on Jet.com. Currently, alcoholic beverages cannot be sold; however, Jet.com will consider selling wine and other alcoholic beverages on its site [...]

Jet Rules Engine – Find ways to make more money on Jet.com with this feature

Jet.com has put more control in the hands of their sellers with a newer feature called their Rules Engine. Here is a quick link to learn more. With the rules engine there are 4 different things you can do: Setup Shipping Distance Rules: This lets you configure how your orders are fulfilled so that the orders are routed to fulfillment nodes to save you the most money on shipping costs. Basket Building Rules: If one of your items make it to [...]

I want to list on Jet.com – where should I keep my images

Within the List on Jet software, you can upload your images as part of the listing process. Each listing can contain up to 8 images and LoJ will store the image for you. Most sellers, however, are already on a sales channel and will be transitioning listings from an existing channel on to Jet.com. In this case, you may just want to use an existing image URL for your new Jet listings to help keep image maintenance as simple [...]

Jet.com acquires Hayneedle to expand the home category

The home category has been a weakness for Amazon as it often loses out ground to smaller competitors such as Wayfair and Hayneedle. Jet.com who is trying to compete with Amazon saw this as a great opportunity and has recently acquired Hayneedle to expand their position in this category. Hayneedle launched in 2002 as a nich home goods shop which expanded into the larger home marketplace it is today. Jet before the acquisition had roughly 800,000 product listings in the [...]

I created my listing on Jet.com and it is under review, now what?

So you have taken the leap and signed up for the free trial. You followed the step by step guide we call the Jet.com Runway integration and have moved your Jet.com seller account from test mode to live mode. You filled in all of the required fields and submitted your listing to Jet.com and when you run the sync you see that the listing is now under review status. Congrats! When you have reached this point this means you are [...]