Amazon Cost Control: The Complete Guide

Boost your bottom line with a complete guide to Amazon efficiency that reveals how to understand, negotiate, and minimize up-front – and hidden – costs.

Grow profits with in-control compliance.

No, shortages and chargebacks aren’t just the cost of doing Amazon Vendor Central business. Ideoclick Pulse Compliance™ cuts through complexities with automated technology that tells a clear story of your operational performance — and ways it can improve. Our personalized operational health report reveals where and why you’re losing dollars.

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Why is noncompliance so costly?

Watch the video below to see how strict Amazon compliance rules scale up as you do — and what happens to your bottom line when you break them.

The Ideoclick Pulse Compliance Advantage

Optimize operational compliance with unprecedented analytics tools and expert compliance management that create a frictionless supply chain with Amazon. 

Unprecedented Insights

The Ideoclick Pulse Compliance dashboard simplifies multiple layers of invoices and payments  to provide a real-time view of your operational performance. Rapid insight into key metrics exposes your total opportunity to recover noncompliance fees and prevent future losses.

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Exportable Deduction Reports

Maps deductions to root invoices and flags fee-recovery opportunities.

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Operational Health Report

Delivers high-level insights on areas that need compliance improvement.

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Multiple Data Views

Reveals the right-now big picture and puts campaign details in context.

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Account Status Reports

Shows the complete status of account receivables and deductions.

Expert Compliance Coaching

At the speed of automation, Ideoclick Pulse Compliance continuously identifies Amazon noncompliance fees and their root causes. Specific fixes and ongoing operational compliance coaching solve supply chain issues to head off future deductions and recovery problems.

Maximized Fee Recovery

The Ideoclick Pulse Compliance dispute management team provides best-in-class dispute management that gives you back lost time — and the best chance for maximum fee recovery. We expertly navigate negotiations and keep up with evolving Amazon rules, so you don’t have to.

What Can You Recover?

Enough with the Amazon fees already. Move the sliders to see why you need in-control compliance that can set your profit potential free. *

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Ready to build a better bottom line?
*Sliders provide estimates only and are by no means a guarantee from Ideoclick. More compliant vendors achieve higher recovery rates. To explore your recovery potential based on actuals, sign up for a free operational health report.
Ideoclick Health Report

Start with a Health Report

Let Ideoclick Pulse Compliance answer your biggest question: What’s my size of opportunity to recover money lost due to Amazon fees?

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Total Fees and Potential Recovery

Groups shortages and chargebacks to reveal profit potential.

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Top Chargeback Issues

Identifies root causes, so you can improve future operations.

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Review and Projection

Projects the cost of future compliance issues based on recent history.

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Fee Breakdown

Highlights your most common types of deductions.

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Health Overview

Summarizes your total invoices, percentage of fees and their dollar amount, potential recovery, and the total amount you’re losing to Amazon fees.

Real Fee Recovery Results

CLIENT HAD SHORTAGES OVER

$300K

Identified by Ideoclick Pulse Compliance

IDEOCLICK RECOVERED

$235K+

By skillfully managing the dispute process

“Their expertise in Amazon systems and ability to decode complex technical language into easily understandable pieces has made it much easier to understand what is happening with my business. Ideoclick has taken time-consuming processes off my plate, helped solve problems by identifying the root cause, and supported recovery negotiations with Amazon.”

Ready to master Amazon compliance?

See your opportunity to keep more dollars with our free operational health report.