Question: Does Amazon Allow Retail Arbitrage?

What Is Retail Arbitrage On Amazon?

The concept of retail arbitrage is simple.

Retail stores (like Target, Walmart, etc.) sell products (either in-store or online) for a particular price.

Does Amazon allow arbitrage?

Having said that let me add that there is no rule or policy prohibiting retail arbitrage on Amazon. The only rule that covers it at all is the condition guide line about warranties. But there is nothing wrong with retail arbitrage on Amazon as long as you do not sell anything with a voided warranty as “New”.

Is retail a arbitrage?

Retail arbitrage is a fairly simple concept. A retail store (such as Walmart, Target, etc.) sells a product (either online or in-store) for a certain price. You purchase that product and sell it for a higher price yourself and pocket the profit.

Can I legally resell a product?

Generally, it’s not illegal to resell an item that you have legitimately purchased. Once you have purchased something at retail it is yours to do with as you choose. Manufacturers tend to have little or no control over a product past the first customer they sell to.

What is online retail arbitrage?

Online arbitrage follows the traditional business concept of buying at ‘lower price and selling at higher price’. Retail arbitrage is when a seller buys goods from retail stores like Walmart and later sells at a higher price on Amazon or eBay.