Initial Setup Costs
AT A GLANCE
Set Up Cost: varies
To give an idea; for a fully functional Amazon Japan store with 5 different products and stocked with 500 units (includes customs clearance paperwork) would cost approx $3725. Lead-time: 4-6 weeks
Ongoing Monthly Costs: $99 per month + 10% of gross sales
Fully managed Amazon Japan storefront with toll free Customer telephone support and email support plus product liability insurance. See below for full list of services included.
Amazon Japan deposits income directly into your bank account every 2 weeks. We invoice you every 4 weeks.
Customer Support & Store Management
Includes the following;
- Full Amazon Japan store management and Customer Support
- Reply to emails regarding orders, product questions, deal with any issues, returns, refunds, etc.
- Toll Free Telephone support: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm JST (Japan Standard Time)
- Up to 6 telephone staff will be trained to answer questions regarding your products and brand. Any unknowns will be referred back to you to assist in answering.
- Liability insurance cover for all products
- Continual updates on potential selling opportunities in Japan; festivals, national holidays, etc.
- Oversee product recalls.
- RECORD KEEPING: In line with Japanese law, we keep a record of all batch numbers, expiry dates, quantities, ingredients, manufacturing processes, needed in the event of spot inspections by the authorities.
- STOCK MANAGEMENT: Replenishment of stock. Full assistance, as and when needed.