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FBA features, services, fees, and resources

Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) offers a variety of features and services to help you manage and grow your business. Resources include quick reference guides and video tutorials. FBA fees cover these costs:

  • Storing your products in Amazon fulfillment centers
  • Picking, packing, and shipping orders
  • Providing customer service for products that are sold

Inventory storage in the EU includes VAT obligations. For more information, visit Europe tax and regulatory considerations.

FBA features

Global selling: Expand your business globally through FBA Export and Amazon Global Selling.

Customer service for FBA orders: Amazon provides customer service on your behalf when you sell products through FBA.

Virtual product bundles: Brand owners can combine 2 to 5 related ASINs, which are then sold together from a single detail page. You can then offer the bundles without packaging items together or changing the inventory that you ship to Amazon.

Sales reports for virtual product bundles: Brand owners can easily manage this inventory without keeping track of new ASINs or SKUs.

Scan & Label: Scan & Label lets you scan your products with a barcode scanner. You can then print and apply labels one at a time, making it easier to label units properly.

FBA prep investigation: If you believe prep requirements don’t apply to your product, you can ask us to investigate.

Fulfillment program portals: This Help page provides portal links to popular FBA programs such as Subscribe & Save and Small and Light.

FBA services

Amazon Partnered Carrier program: Amazon partnered carriers offer deeply discounted rates for shipping your inventory to Amazon.

Multi-Channel Fulfillment: Amazon can fill orders for inventory that you sell on your own website and through other channels.

FBA Label Service: Amazon can apply barcode labels to your inventory for you. A per-item fee applies.

FBA Prep Service: Amazon can prepare your inventory so that it meets FBA prep requirements. A per-item fee applies.

FBA Small and Light: Small and Light helps reduce the cost of fulfilling orders for small and lightweight FBA inventory that is priced under $7.

FBA repackaging and refurbishment services: Amazon can repackage your eligible, customer-returned FBA items so that they can be resold.

Inventory Placement Service: Shipments may be divided into multiple shipments that go to different fulfillment centers. With the Inventory Placement Service, you can send all of your inventory to a single fulfillment center, and Amazon will distribute it for you. A per-item fee applies.

Manual processing: If you choose not to provide box-content information when you ship inventory to FBA, Amazon can manually process your boxes at the fulfillment center. A per-item fee applies.

Same-Day Delivery: Apply the fastest Same-Day Delivery shipping option to the most competitive offers on Amazon. An Inventory Performance Index of 550 or higher is required.

Inbound performance summary: Get an overview of shipment issues and ways to correct them.

FBA Subscribe & Save: Subscribe & Save lets customers sign up for recurring, scheduled deliveries of products that they order frequently.

Removal orders: You can remove inventory from Amazon fulfillment centers by having the inventory returned to you.

Remote Fulfillment with FBA: Sell to customers in Canada and Mexico without having to send inventory to those countries.

FBA New Selection program: Participants can qualify for free monthly storage, free removals, and free returns processing on eligible new-to-FBA ASINs.

FBA fees

FBA fulfillment fees: The FBA fee is a flat fee per unit, based on the size and weight of the product.

Fulfillment fees for orders: These FBA fees apply to order fulfillment and related services.

Monthly inventory storage fees: Storage fees apply to all items stored in a fulfillment center based on the calendar month and your daily average volume of inventory.

Long-term storage fees: Inventory in fulfillment centers is assessed a long-term storage fee in addition to the monthly storage fee.

FBA inventory storage overage fees: This fee is charged if your existing inventory exceeds your storage limits for a given month.

Removal order fees: You can have Amazon return or dispose of your inventory that’s in fulfillment centers. A per-item fee applies.

Returns processing fees: A returns processing fee is charged for orders for which Amazon offers free return shipping.

Unplanned service fees: When inventory arrives at a fulfillment center without proper preparation or labeling, Amazon provides unplanned services for a per-item fee.

FBA fee preview tools

Product size tiers: Find the size tier for your product so that you can determine the fulfillment fee that applies.

FBA revenue calculator: Estimate what your fees would be for items that have active listings on Amazon.

FBA resources

US fulfillment centers: This state-by-state list of Amazon fulfillment centers use airport codes for quick recognition.

FBA newsletter: Sign up for quick access to Seller University, frequently asked questions, seller forums, and the newsletter archive.

Key holiday selling dates: Make sure that your shipments arrive at fulfillment centers in time for the busy holiday season.

FBA video tutorials: Learn more about managing your inventory and how to prepare, label, and ship your inventory to fulfillment centers.

FBA features, services, fees, and resources

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