Online Sellers are required to make sure that they know all the regulations and policies to have eligibility to sell on Facebook Marketplace platforms. It can protect a good image as a Seller and maintain the qualification to sell online.
In addition, online selling requirements are needed and prepared before you start the FBMP dropshipping business.
❖WHAT IS FBMP DROPSHIPPING?
Facebook Marketplace dropshipping is where you sell products on the Facebook Marketplace without keeping the actual products. Once they sell, you then buy the item from the Retailers and ship the item directly to the customer. It is a pretty simple business model.
❖WHAT IS FBMP TRACKING NUMBER?
Facebook Marketplace has set standard policies before Sellers can start their business with them. One of the requirements is the Tracking Number or Tracking Code. Tracking Numbers are being used to selling products before they can deliver to the customer. This way, it helps the Seller to monitor the movement of the shipment from its origin to the destination of the product. It can be international or within the country of the sender.
❖HOW ARE TRACKING NUMBERS USED FOR?
Definitely, Tracking Numbers are used to finding out where the products are and expect to receive by the customers on time. Without the Tracking Numbers, it might cause some problems if the shipment is lost and resulted in a lot of inquiries. It could affect also the Seller’s Metrics or performance as a Seller in FBMP.
If you are dropshipping on the Facebook marketplace, you will realize that there is a lot of challenges just like any other business. If you are dropshipping from any of the big retailers that don’t give you a real tracking number, you will be having a lot of problems. Make sure you provide the right tracking number so that Facebook does not hold your money for an extended period of time.
❖ HOW TO UPLOAD THE TRACKING NUMBER?
Uploading tracking numbers is very easy. Just follow these steps:
- Go to your FBMP account and click your “Account”.
- Click “Shipping Orders” to check the product that you ordered from your Retailers like Walmart, Target, and Home Depot. The same thing is also in eBay.
- Click “Edit Tracking Number” and copy the tracking number you recorded in your timesheet. It will ask what is the shipping period.
- Once you enter the updated Tracking Number, click “SAVE” and wait for a second.
❖ HOW MANY NUMBERS ARE IN THE TRACKING NUMBER?
Do Tracking Numbers have letters? How many numbers are in UPS or USPS and FedEx tracking? What do FedEx tracking numbers start with?
There are 20 digits tracking numbers in USPS (e.g. 9999 9999 9999 9999 9999), or a combination of 13 alphabetic and numeric characters, usually starting with 2 alphabets, following by 9 digits, and ending by “US” (e.g. EA 999 999 999 US). While FedEx training numbers start with the most common tracking number format is 12 digits (e.g. 9999 9999 9999) or 15 digits (e.g. 9999 9999 9999 999).
❖ FBMP PROFIT
Facebook Marketplace doesn’t have a selling fee, which means you will get whole profits. However, there is a state sales tax that FBMP collected.
For example, if you bought a product from Walmart for $44.51 and sold it in FBMP for $55, you’ve got a $10.49 profit. Online Sellers need to take advantage of this in FBMP.
Another example, if you sold $16 but the price from Walmart is $16.79, you will lose $0.79, plus the cost for the prepaid label.
❖ FBMP PREPAID SHIPPING LABELS
FBMP offers shipping labels available only for selected Sellers. Also, if you choose prepaid shipping, make sure that the listing of the product or order has your own label. Prepaid shipping label costs will be based on the package weight when you print out in FBMP. It will deduct from the Seller’s payout. It is important to choose or find the correct shipping method in FBMP.
❖ HOW TO FIND YOUR TRACKING NUMBER?
Here are the four (4) steps to finding your Tracking Number from your FBMP account.
- Click your FBMP account.
- Click the “shipping order” tab.
- Click the order you want to track or update.
- Click view tracking information, enter the updated tracking number, then click Save.
Tracking Numbers are really important in the Dropshiping business in order to track their products to be shipped to the customer. It will protect also the Sellers when orders are not delivered or caused by delayed shipment before they arrived at the customer. If orders are not delivered, it could affect your profits.
❖ CASHBACKS IN DROPSHIPPING
And speaking of delayed shipment and loss of profits, there is a new eCommerce software that can help the Sellers to get cashbacks in dropshipping.
This software calls PriceBackers that can help the Sellers to refund late shipment services from the Retailers. If the products arrived late to your customers, PriceBackers software knows that. PriceBackers team will ask for an adjustment for you from the Retailers, like Walmart, Home Depot, Target, and get a cashbacks or cash refunds.
PriceBackers is free software that helps e-commerce to get profit on their drop shipping business by price drop, price match, late shipment service on retailers, and between retailers.
PriceBackers software will just connect to your Gmail account. It will run and search for all the refunds and cashback. This will be from any platforms or retailers that you have been using for your dropshipping business.
❖ HOW DO I GET STARTED IN PRICEBACKERS?
- Sign Up to our referral link with the emails that you make orders to our supported retailers.
- Add PayPal.
- Our customers get Credits by the same payment method they paid: CC, PayPal, or Gift Card. Note: if it’s gift cards they will get a new gift card.
- The Credits will arrive during the month.
- We Will charge a 30% commission – only if we credited the customer. No cancel fee, the customer can cancel anytime.|
With PriceBackers, you don’t have to worry about checking the supplier. If there’s a price drop, calculates price comparison, and late shipment service, the software will do it for you. You will get a cash refund once you start purchasing using the software. This allows you to earn more without devaluing or discounting your products.
❖ IN SUMMARY
Facebook Marketplace is a great place to purchase good products with the correct and legible Tracking Number. Use a tracking number to track and monitor the status of your order. And use also the right tool like PRICEBACKERS to make a cashbacks or cash refunds for you, and you will earn more money.