Definitions

This table contains explanations of each field in the Batch Details download report.

Search Text

The value uploaded by the user with the MarketScout batch. Usually the UPC (Universal Product Code).

ASIN

The Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN) is a 10-character alphanumeric unique identifier assigned by Amazon.com and its partners for product identification within the Amazon.com organization.

Title

The title that corresponds with the ASIN, as it appears on the Amazon marketplace.

Model

The model number of the item, usually assigned by the manufacturer.

Manufacturer

The manufacturer of the item.

Item Cost

The cost uploaded by the user with the MarketScout batch. This value is used in calculating the margin values.

Rank

An indication of how well the product is selling within a category on the Amazon marketplace. This number changes depending on the frequency of purchases of this item and other items in the same category. Rank is updated approximately hourly on Amazon.com.

Rank Category

The Amazon category for which the rank is reported.

Total FBA Sellers

The number of offers returned in the Amazon report that are listed as FBA offers for a particular ASIN.

Total Sellers

The total number of offers returned (both FBA and non-FBA) in the Amazon report for a particular ASIN.

All Offers Considered?

A true/false field returned by Amazon, indicating whether or not all of the active offer listings for the specified product were considered when Amazon created the pricing report. When there are a large number of active offer listings for the specified product, Amazon considers only a certain number of offer listings. The listings that Amazon considers always have lower combined prices than the combined prices of listings that are not considered.

Fulfillment Cost

This field is the total FBA cost. It includes the following FBA Fees: Order Handling, Pick & Pack, Weight Handling, and 30-Day Storage. This field does NOT include the Amazon referral fee (commission).

Amazon?

This field indicates whether or not Amazon is a seller of that item.

Amazon Price

The list price of the item for Amazon as a seller.

Item Condition

New or Used. During the upload process, the user chooses to see results for either new or used items.

Lowest Price

The lowest price offer for the item. It includes both FBA and non-FBA offers and is a sum of the item price and shipping fee.

Lowest Commission

The Amazon referral fee for the item, calculated using the Lowest Combined Price and the Amazon Referral Fee Percentage for the item category. Lowest Commission = Amazon Referral Fee * Lowest Combined Price.

Lowest Margin

The net profit based on the Lowest Combined Price and the Item Cost uploaded by the user. Lowest Margin = Lowest Combined Price - Commission - Fulfillment Cost - Item Cost.

Lowest Margin Percent

The net profit as a percentage of the price. Lowest Margin % = Lowest Margin/Lowest Combined Price.

Lowest Margin Impact

The net profit based on the Lowest Combined Price, but before considering the user’s item cost. Lowest Margin Impact = Lowest Combined Price - Commission - Fulfillment Cost. This value is reported by the Amazon FBA Revenue Calculator on Seller Central.

Lowest FBA Price

The lowest price FBA offer for the item.

Lowest FBA Commission

The Amazon referral fee for the item, calculated using the Lowest Combined FBA Price and the Amazon Referral Fee Percentage for the item category. Lowest FBA Commission = Amazon Referral Fee * Lowest Combined FBA Price.

Lowest FBA Margin

The net profit based on the Lowest Combined FBA Price and the Item Cost uploaded by the user. Lowest FBA Margin = Lowest Combined FBA Price - Commission - Fulfillment Cost - Item Cost.

Lowest FBA Margin Percent

The net profit as a percentage of the FBA price. Lowest FBA Margin % = Lowest FBA Margin/Lowest Combined FBA Price.

Lowest FBA Margin Impact

The net profit based on the Lowest Combined FBA Price, but before considering the user’s item cost. Lowest FBA Margin Impact = Lowest Combined FBA Price - Commission - Fulfillment Cost. This value is reported by the Amazon FBA Revenue Calculator on Seller Central.

Lowest Cost Margin Percent

An additional profit field that shows profit using Item Cost as a percentage of Margin Impact. Lowest Cost Margin % = 1- (Item Cost/Lowest Margin Impact)

Oversize Status

An indication that the product is considered Oversize by Amazon.

Unit Weight

The item weight as returned by Amazon.

Product Link

The URL to use for viewing the item on Amazon.