The Listing Grid

Understand your SmartPrice data.

The primary feature of the Listings tab is the Listing Grid, a table of all the listings that the user has entered on Amazon. The data in this grid is a combination of data that SmartPrice receives from Amazon, data that the user enters in SmartPrice, and calculated data that SmartPrice generates from the first two types.

Grid data received from Amazon

NOTE: Realtime updates are only received for listings that are both Active on Amazon and have competition.

 

Column Name

Description

Updates in Realtime

Updates every four hours

My Current Price

The price you’re currently selling your item at on Amazon

X

X

Current Buy Box Price

The price the buy box winner is currently selling their item for on Amazon

X

 

Last Assessment

The time that SmartPrice most recently considered your listing for repricing

X

 

Amazon Listing Status

Indicates whether Amazon is showing your offer to potential customers. It can have 4 states:

  • Active: Your listing is completely set up on Amazon, you have inventory in stock, and customers can see your listing on Amazon right now.
  • Inactive: Customers cannot see your listing on Amazon right now, This is most often caused by going out of stock
  • Incomplete: Customers cannot see your listing on Amazon right now. This is most often caused by your listing not having all required data filled out on Amazon.
  • None: Customers cannot see your listing on Amazon right now. Amazon has no record of this listing. This is most often caused by a seller deciding to no longer list an item, and removing it from their catalog on Amazon
 

X

Amazon Referral Fee

The amount of your sale price that Amazon keeps in exchange for letting you sell on the Amazon Marketplace

X

 

FBA Shipping Fee (For FBA Sellers)

Amazon’s fee for fulfilling your orders as part of the Fulfilled By Amazon program

X

 

Variable Closing Fee

A fee that is usually charged for media items: books, dvds, software, and the like

X

 

Per Item Fee (For Individual Sellers)

A surcharge that Amazon charges Individual Sellers for each item they sell.

X

 

Product Image

A thumbnail of the image that shows on Amazon for this listing

 

X

SKU

The SKU you gave Amazon when you added this product in Seller Central.

 

X

ASIN

The ASIN Amazon gave you when you added this product

 

X

Item Description

The description of this listing on Amazon

 

X

Product Category

The top level category of your product as seen on Amazon

 

X

 

Grid data that the user inputs

 

Column Name

Description

Used in Calculation

User-Defined Minimum Price

The absolute lowest price to which SmartPrice will ever reprice this listing (NOTE: takes precedence over the Calculated Minimum Price)

 

Supplier Name

The name of your supplier for this item

 

Supplier Cost

The amount you pay your supplier per unit

X

Desired Margin

The amount of money you want to make on each sale after costs and Amazon fees (as dollars and cents)

X

Desired Margin (Percentage)

The amount of money you want to make on each sale after costs and Amazon fees (as a percentage of your Supplier Cost)

X

User Defined Costs

Any extra costs that you want included when SmartPrice calculates a profitable price from your inputs

X

 

Grid data that SmartPrice calculates

 

Column Name

Description

Calculated Minimum Price

The lowest price to which SmartPrice will reprice the listing, based on user inputs around cost and margin, as well as fees pulled from Amazon in realtime (NOTE: This price will be overridden by entering a User Defined Minimum Price)

Monthly Storage Fee
(For FBA Sellers)

What Amazon charges to store your listed item in its warehouse for a month. (NOTE: This does not include long term storage fees)