For eligible products that require an Amazon barcode, Fulfillment
by Amazon can apply those barcodes for you for a per-item fee.
Products eligible for the FBA Label Service:
Condition: Any (New, Used,
Product Type: Any (Media and
Not prohibited, restricted, or high-value
Have a single scannable barcode (GCID, UPC, EAN, JAN, or ISBN) that
corresponds to an ASIN in Amazon’s online catalog.
As of April 17, 2018, GCIDs can no longer be used in place of a UPC, EAN,
JAN, or ISBN to create ASINs. If your brand has been approved for the Brand
and you don’t have UPCs, EANs, JANs, or ISBNs for your products,
apply for GTIN exemption
Important: If there is no eligible manufacturer barcode on the item, you must apply an Amazon barcode to
the item yourself.
Amazon will, at our sole discretion, determine which products meet the eligibility
requirements for the FBA Label Service. We reserve the right to disqualify products from this
service that otherwise meet the above requirements.
Terms and conditions
By enabling the FBA Label Service, you agree to allow Amazon to apply
Amazon barcodes to your eligible inventory in accordance with the following terms and
We will apply Amazon barcodes to your eligible
items upon arrival at the fulfillment center using the product information you
You will be charged a $0.30 per-item fee.
You can choose to apply barcode labels to
individual products yourself by selecting Merchant under Who Labels during the
shipment creation process.
We may instruct you to split shipments so that
items destined for the FBA Label Service are packed together.
Shipments directed to the FBA Label Service may
be further split into multiple shipments.
For products that do not qualify for the
FBA Label Service, you are responsible for applying any required Amazon barcodes. For more
information, see Use an Amazon barcode to track inventory.
For eligible products, you can use the
manufacturer barcode to track your inventory. For more information, see Use the
manufacturer barcode to track inventory.
Change your FBA Label Service option
You can change your FBA Label Service option in your Fulfillment by Amazon settings.
In your seller account, under Settings, click Fulfillment by Amazon.
Locate Optional Services
and click Edit.
Under Who Labels,
select Amazon to
enroll in the FBA label service or Merchant to cancel your
Important: The new setting is
applied to shipments you create after you change your selection. If you want the new setting
to apply to shipments you are currently working on, you must delete it and create a new
Identify FBA Label Service shipments
Shipments destined for the FBA Label Service can by identified by:
FBA pallet or carton labels that include FBA-PREP
in the upper left hand corner
The message Item Labels: required (Label Service)
in the shipment details on the Shipping Queue page
References to the FBA Label Service and estimated
related fees on the Label
Products tab of the shipment creation process
FBA Label Service fee
The FBA Label Service fee is $0.30 per-item.