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611, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, November 6

November 6th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Goliath vs. Goliath According to a CNBC article earlier this week, Walmart appears to be [...]

111, 2019

Complaints mount after Amazon sends food that’s expired or past its best-before date

November 1st, 2019|

3PM Solutions’ CEO and Founder Rob Dunkel was featured in a recent CBC News investigation, exposing the growing problem of expired food products being sold on Amazon. Here's the key excerpt: U.S. data analytics firm 3PM Solutions recently analyzed Amazon.com's 100 bestselling food products for CNBC. The firm found that at least 40 [...]

3010, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, October 30

October 30th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Every Day is Now Black Friday It's not Black Friday yet -- it's not even [...]

2310, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, October 23

October 23rd, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... "You Can Find Anecdotes to Support Whatever Conclusion You Want" Amazon consumer chief Jeff Wilke [...]

1610, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, October 16

October 16th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Some Obsessions are Good It turns out that customer service is just as important today [...]

910, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, October 9

October 9th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Google Shopping Gets a Face-Lift  Google released its latest redesign of the Google Shopping experience, [...]

210, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, October 2

October 2nd, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Notorious A.M.A.Z.O.N. For the second year in a row, the American Apparel and Footwear Association [...]

2509, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, September 25

September 25th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Introducing the Echo Everything If you didn't already know, Amazon wants its Alexa voice assistant [...]

1909, 2019

Amazon Cracks Down on Third-Party Apps Over Privacy Violations

September 19th, 2019|

3PM Solutions’ Chief Product Officer Jon Derkits was featured in a recent Wired article, offering insight into Amazon's information security as it relates to developer access to the Marketplace Web Services API: "Data privacy is a hot topic in the current sociopolitical climate, and Amazon doesn’t want to be on [...]

1809, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, September 18

September 18th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... The Cost of Doing Business In an update of a study performed this time last [...]

1709, 2019

3 ?’s Lawmakers Should Ask Amazon

September 17th, 2019|

By Rob Dunkel It has been a tumultuous year for Amazon. The eCommerce giant has been in the news often, and for all the wrong reasons. To list all of them would be veritable alphabet soup of criticisms: Anti-competitive practices, Bogus “Amazon’s Choice” badging, Counterfeit products, Defective third-party products, Extreme warehouse working conditions, Fake product reviews…and [...]

1109, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, September 11

September 11th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Amazon is Investing in Warehouses Amazon is in the midst of a BIG capital investment [...]

409, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, September 4

September 4th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... How to Write Amazon Product Titles That Drive Clicks TL,DR version: Be concise. Slightly longer [...]

2808, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, August 28

August 28th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Reviewjacking on Amazon If you didn't know by now, Amazon is filled with sketchy reviews. [...]

2108, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, August 21

August 21st, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... A David Vs. Goliath Story Amidst antitrust investigations by the DOJ and FTC, Amazon now [...]

1408, 2019

3PM Snacks – Wednesday, August 14

August 14th, 2019|

Welcome to 3PM Snacks, a mid-week (and mid-day!) rundown of what's going on in the worlds of eCommerce, big data, and artificial intelligence. We hope you find it informative and easy to digest. Let's go... Sold By Amazon: The Right Program At The Wrong Time? As first reported by CNBC, [...]

2907, 2019

3PM Solutions’ Comments Regarding Presidential Memorandum on Combating Trafficking in Counterfeit and Pirated Goods

July 29th, 2019|

On July 10, 2019, the Department of Commerce (DOC) issued a request in the Federal Register seeking comments from various stakeholders on the state of counterfeit and pirated goods trafficking through online third-party marketplaces and recommendations for curbing the trafficking in such counterfeit and pirated goods. 3PM Solutions was invited [...]

1107, 2019

How to save money on Amazon Prime Day (without overspending)

July 11th, 2019|

3PM Solutions' Chief Product Officer Jon Derkits was featured in an NBC News article today, offering consumers advice on "How to save money on Amazon Prime Day (without overspending)." In the article, Jon drew on his Amazon experience managing the third-party marketplace for Amazon.ca and shared ways that consumers can [...]