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Journalists all over the globe rely on our insights and data for their stories. Here are some of the most recent articles Marketplace Pulse was featured in.

Who Am I Buying from When I Shop Online?

There, more than 35,000 third-party sellers are listed alongside the carefully vetted Walmart products. Third-party sellers were responsible for 92.5 percent of Walmart’s online inventory at the end of 2019, according to Marketplace Pulse, which tracks marketplace data.

The Markup
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All Your Favorite Brands, From BSTOEM to ZGGCD

Almost half of top Amazon sellers — those selling more than $1 million in the U.S. — are in China; about a third of Amazon’s Chinese sellers overall are estimated to be in Shenzhen. (This according to Marketplace Pulse, which tracks e-commerce marketplaces.)

The New York Times
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Amazon Australia shoppers hit by new scams, with fake stores ‘selling’ goods that don’t exist

Analysis by US firm Marketplace Pulse identified 36 third-party sellers on Amazon Australia that appeared to be scammers, having attracted more than 50 per cent negative feedback.

Marketplace Pulse founder Juozas Kaziukėnas said Amazon scams flooded the US site in 2017 and evidence showed the scammers were now targeting Australian consumers.

“There is a growing number of (Amazon Australia third-party) sellers who have now dozens of negative reviews and not a single positive review,” he said.

“It’s clearly a thing that has happened recently and now is becoming more common in Australia. This behaviour is apparent on all Amazon country sites and Australia is the latest one to join.”
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Amazon-Topseller: Chinesen überholen erstmals US-Händler

Mal chinesische Online-Händler auf dem wichtigsten Marktplatz in der Überzahl, schreibt Joe Kaziukenas, Gründer von Marketplace Pulse. Unter den 10.000 Top Sellern auf Amazon sind 49 Prozent in China beheimatet und nur 47 Prozent in den USA. Die Zahl der chinesische Händler ist in einem Jahr um elf Prozent gestiegen.

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Shopify, the e-commerce company that’s coming for Amazon

Padelford and other company executives will tell you Shopify is “arming the rebels,” both a boast about the company’s focus on small, independent business, and a dig at Amazon, the truly dominant force in online shopping, which boasts a marketplace with more than 8 million sellers and captures a third of all e-commerce sales.

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78% of Amazon Searches Have This Common Characteristic

But most of Amazon's searches may have a characteristic that makes them very valuable for advertisers, as well as for two important aspects of its retail business. 78% of Amazon searches are unbranded, according to an analysis by Marketplace Pulse.

The Motley Fool
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Amazon testing international reviews across marketplaces

The move is part of Amazon's broader efforts to grow the amount of customer feedback and engagement on its site, according to Juozas Kaziukenas, the CEO of Marketplace Pulse.

Amazon introduced a new ratings system last year that allows shoppers to leave a star rating without a written review. It has also recently expanded its Vine program, which connects top reviewers with sellers that give out free products, to third-party merchants and launched a new "request a review" button for the sellers.

All of this is resulting in a higher number of customer reviews for every product on Amazon, Kaziukenas said. It's also likely going to generate more positive ratings because stars without a written review are easier to leave, he said.

"Amazon is on a mission to have more products with more reviews," Kaziukenas said.

Business Insider
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