Referral fee reduction for cycling accessories


#1

To help your business, we are creating a new Cycling Accessories category and lowering the referral fee for items sold in this category. Effective April 1, 2021, the referral fee will be 8%* across all Amazon UK and European marketplaces.

The previous fee was 15% of the total sales price. The total sales price is the price paid by the buyer, including item price and any shipping or gift wrap charges.

The following product types are included in the Cycling Accessories category:

  • Bike backpacks, bags and panniers
  • Bike bells
  • Bike covers
  • Bike locks (cable, chain, combination, folding, mount)
  • Bike mirrors
  • Bike pumps
  • Bike racks and stands
  • Bike trainers
  • Bottle cages
  • Fenders
  • Lighting parts and accessories
  • Quick releases
  • Rim bands
  • Saddle covers
  • Training wheels
  • Valve caps

*Excluding the digital services tax of 2% in the UK and 3% in France, Italy and Spain.


#2

Wow ! thats great news by Amazon, I dont think I have ever seen such a fee reduction. Whats the possible reason?