Amazon Academy: How we're supporting small businesses through e-Commerce
Small firms make up almost half of sales on Amazon sites around the world. Across Europe, SMEs exported over €3 billion worth of goods in the past year by working with Amazon.
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Julia Ritter, a young entrepreneur in the south of Cologne, Germany, tells the story of how she successfully made her way into the world of e-commerce. Selling her products through her 'desiary' store, its website and via online retailers like Amazon.
Amazon launches Intellectual Property (IP) Accelerator program in Europe to help small businesses protect their brands and tackle counterfeit. IP Accelerator connects businesses with a network of trusted IP law firms who will charge pre-negotiated fees. Participating small businesses can access Amazon’s brand protection tools months before their trademark registration is issued.
The program which makes it easier for customers to discover and shop for sustainable products, launches with over 40,000 Climate Pledge Friendly products across France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK with one or more of 19 sustainability certifications.
Insights from the 2020 EU SMB Impact Report.
Amazon strictly prohibits counterfeit products in its stores, and in 2019 alone, invested more than $500 million to protect customers and brands from fraud and abuse, including counterfeit.
We have made more than 150 process changes to keep our incredible people safe during the pandemic and deliver magic experiences for customers.