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Selling Sports Apparel

Sellers selling sports apparel products should list those products in the Sports & Outdoors category. Amazon's Sports Apparel Brands List includes brands we consider to be sporting goods versus clothing. Clothing brands not on the Sports Brand list should be listed in the Clothing, Accessories & Luggage category.

Required attributes

The following attributes are required for sports apparel products. Identified in brackets are the corresponding attribute names in the Sports inventory file template.

Use the Color, Size, or ColorSize variation theme, where applicable.

All sports apparel

  • Item Type Keyword [item_type] (See the Sports Browse Tree Guide.)
  • Brand Name [brand_name]
  • Department Name [department_name1, department_name2, etc.]
  • Size [size_name and size_map]
  • Color [color_name and color_map]
  • Sport [sport_type]
  • SKU [item_sku]
  • Product Name [item_name]
  • UPC [external_product_id and external_product_id_type]

Licensed sports apparel

Required when applicable:

  • League Name [league_name] **
  • Team Name [team_name] **
  • Player or Athlete Name [athlete]

** See the Valid Values tab in the Sports inventory file template.

Image Requirements

  • Products must be recognizable in the image and photographed at an angle.
  • Images uploaded must be 1000px on the longest side.
  • All color variations must include a main image representative of that specific color. Color swatches are not acceptable.
  • Image parity is required between the seller's website and Amazon.com.
  • Individual products represented by multiple images (alternative, swatch) must adhere to the same image quality and size guidelines. See Product Image Requirements.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Seller Support.

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