The e-commerce giant plans to have third-party sellers mark returned items as "used" for customers to buy.Amazon has revealed plans to cut waste after facing backlash for reports that thousands of items had been destroyed in a UK warehouse.
In a blog post on Wednesday The slotxo e-commerce giant says it has two programs to help customers resale and overstock to give them a second life.The first program, called FBA Grade and Resell, will allow third-party sellers on Amazon to return in-stock items as used products for customers to purchase.
The price of the product depends on the condition of the product. This program started in the UK. but will enter the US and other markets later.A second program, called FBA Liquidations,
will allow sellers to use Amazon to recover some inventory costs from returned or overstock items. The program has already started in the US, Germany, France, Italy and Spain and will begin in the UK in August.