Expansion – Merch by Amazon Part 2

Expansion – Merch by Amazon Part 2

Uploading Designs My designs are now ready for upload into Merch. To do that, first login to your Merch Account. Click to go to the Dashboard. From there, you can either click on “Upload finished artwork” or “Add a product” to start. You will come to “Create product” page.  Click on the yellow “Upload” button to start uploading your design. Note that you can choose to upload both “Front” and “Back” of the T-Shirt. It may take a while. Once it’s done, you will see a “Saved” notification on both the…

Expansion – Merch by Amazon Part 1

Expansion – Merch by Amazon Part 1

We all know how important it is to have multiple streams of income. With that in mind, I applied for Merch by Amazon as an attempt to increase earnings. I was finally approved in Sept. It was a pleasant surprise I got during my 4 weeks trip recently 😉 At this time, Merch by Amazon is available by invitation only. What is Merch by Amazon? Basically it is a program by Amazon where you can create and upload your artwork to be printed on tee shirts for sale. Why use…

Sales and Profit – Sept 2016

Sales and Profit – Sept 2016

Update on my sales for Sept 2016. So far, my best month to date 😀 The FBA cost is lesser than Aug, probably because I was overseas for most of Sept, and only sent in 2 shipments, if I’m not wrong. Sales figures below. All figures are in USD unless otherwise stated. Grand total of $7,952.31 for the month of Sept 😉 My Amazon Payout : $6409.96 <— This is the amount I am credited after deducting all relevant fees. Yup, Amazon gets a big cut. COGS : $3877.66 <— This my COGS. This…

Sales and Profit – Aug 2016

Sales and Profit – Aug 2016

A quick update on the business, and probably of most interest to most people reading this blog. Lol. Sales figures as below. All figures are in USD unless otherwise stated. Grand total of $7170.55 for the month of Aug 😉 But of course, that’s just the revenue. My Amazon Payout : $5195.5 <— This is the amount I am credited after deducting all relevant fees. Yup, Amazon gets a big cut. COGS : $3201.90 <— This my COGS. This includes the prep and shipping cost of each of the items from my wholesalers….