A pricing rule establishes when an automated price change occurs. For
example, you can create a rule that stays 10 yen below the Buy Box price, or another
rule so your price stays 100 yen above the lowest marketplace price that uses the same
To create a pricing rule, complete
the following steps:
From the Automate Pricing home
page, click Get
If you have already created a pricing rule and want to create a second rule, click
Create a new pricing
rule from the home page.
In the drop down, choose the type of rule you want to create. You can compare SKUs
in your rule to the Buy Box price, the lowest price, or based on sales units.
Enter a rule name. This name should be short but descriptive enough to remember
later; for example, 'Match the Buy Box' or 'Holiday low price rule'. Click Continue to select
Select the checkbox for the
marketplaces you want to create the rule. You can select more than one marketplace.
Click Save and continue to select rule parameters.
Define the price action
you want Automate Pricing to take. If you have selected 'Competitive Buy Box' or
'Competitive Lowest Price' in step 2, you can choose to match, beat, or stay above
the Buy Box price or Lowest price.
Define the amount by
which you want the automatic price action to trigger, either as an amount or a
Select filters for your rule by selecting the check boxes next to each filter
option. Filters allow you to identify the types of offers you want to compare. All
Automate Pricing rules apply to offers on the same ASIN and condition. Additional
examples of filters might include comparing to
only FBA offers, or comparing to only offers from sellers with a seller
rating within 5% of yours, or better.
To confirm your rule
functions as expected, read the Rule Summary for final confirmation. This will
display below the filters, and state what your rule does.
you are finished with one marketplace, click Save this rule
and your rule will be saved.
Note: If you would like to create this rule in more than one marketplace, expand the
window for the next marketplace and repeat steps 5-9 until you have selected rule
parameters for all the marketplaces that you want to create this rule.
When you are finished, click Continue to select SKUs
to move to the next section of the Automate Pricing workflow. Until you assign
SKUs to your rule, Automate Pricing will not change any prices on your