New sellers looking to put up their online store on Amazon are always faced with the dilemma of choosing which type of seller account should they set up. Should they create an individual seller account, or should they opt to open a professional seller account to start selling on Amazon?
For us to make an informed decision when choosing the best option for our business, we need to have a better understanding of the difference between having an individual seller account and securing a paid, professional seller account on Amazon.

Difference Between Individual and Professional Seller Accounts on Amazon

Amazon Individual Seller Account

According to Amazon individual seller accounts is for:
“… sellers who don’t need access to inventory tools and reports for volume selling.”
Under the individual selling plan, you don’t have to pay a monthly subscription fee. You pay a per-item fee in addition to other applicable fees.

Amazon Professional Seller Account

On the other hand, the professional Amazon seller account gi