How to Use FBA
Using FBA is easy for you and your customers.
Step 1: Send your products to Amazon
You send your new or used products to Amazon’s fulfillment centers.
A. Upload your listings to Seller Central.
B. Let Amazon fulfill all or part of your inventory.
C. Print PDF labels provided by Amazon or use FBA’s Label Service.
D. Use Amazon’s discounted shipping or select your own carrier.
Step 2: Amazon stores your products
Amazon catalogs and stores your products in its ready-to-ship inventory.
A. Amazon receives and scans your inventory.
B. Amazon record Unit dimensions for storage.
C. You monitor inventory using Amazon integrated tracking system.
Step 3: Customers order your products
Amazon fulfills orders placed directly on Amazon or fulfillment requests you submit for sales not on Amazon.
Amazon Prime members can upgrade shipping options for your eligible FBA listings.
Step 4: Amazon picks and packs your products
Fulfillment by Amazon picks your products from inventory and packs them for delivery.
A. Amazon locates your products using its advanced web-to-warehouse, high-speed picking and sorting system.
B. Customers can combine your orders with other products fulfilled by Amazon.
Step 5: Amazon ships your products
Amazon ships the products to your customers from its network of fulfillment centers.
A. Amazon ships customer orders using the method they choose.
B. Amazon provides tracking information for customers.
C. For orders on Amazon, customers can contact Amazon for customer service.