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Why Duplicate a SKU on Amazon Seller Central? [Solve SKU Errors]

January 15, 2023
My Amazon Guy
Why Duplicate a SKU on Amazon Seller Central? [Solve SKU Errors]
Show Notes

Getting a bugged product or SKU on Amazon. Steven Pope will show you what to do with your inventory and how to manage that catalog.

00:00 Why Duplicate an SKU on Amazon Seller Central? [Solve SKU Errors]
00:23 If you have a bugged SKU, you probably need to make a new one.
00:28 Make it the easy way
00:29 Take an ASIN
00:37 Fill out the information.
01:07 In making the new SKU, what happens to the inventory?
01:38 First, sell out of the old SKU inventory.
01:46 Method #1, make the new SKU a dollar higher in price.
02:03 Method #2, physically close the listing. You can close an SKU without affecting the ASIN.
02:45 To reopen a listing. It's as simple as clicking release.
03:01 Product will be live again within five to 15 minutes.
03:05 Things to keep in mind when transferring SKUs on an ASIN. 
03:18 Link to Steven Pope's LinkedIn account
03:31 SKU vs. ASIN specific
03:55 What happens  to all of the old advertising campaigns when switching SKUs
04:34 Why is it good to have duplicate SKUs with different shipping methods (FBA and FBA)
05:18 Technique to solve stockouts to have FBM, and FBA SKUs live on the account.
05:57 Data attribute submission.
06:44 Switching the data from one SKU to another
06:51 Next video to watch: How to back up your catalog data.

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