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Meltable FBA inventory

Before listing products with Fulfillment by Amazon, it’s important to know what’s suitable for fulfillment and what isn’t. For information on product requirements and restrictions, see:

Meltable inventory requirements

FBA accepts meltable products from October 16 to April 14 only. Meltable inventory stored or arriving at our fulfillment centers from April 15 to October 15 is marked unfulfillable and disposed of for a fee.

"Meltable" refers to all heat-sensitive products, including but not limited to chocolate, gummies, and select jelly- and wax-based products.

Products in Amazon fulfillment centers must meet quality standards during the summer months (75 to 155 degrees Fahrenheit). This temperature range is set to protect product integrity during product storage and shipping.

Note: If you believe your product should be exempt from the meltable category, provide a letter from the manufacturer confirming that the ASIN can be stored at a maximum temperature of 155 degrees Fahrenheit for extended periods. Send this letter to Selling Partner Support.

Products requiring refrigeration, air conditioning, or freezing are prohibited year round. Perishable products, including but not limited to fresh meats, fruits, or vegetables are also prohibited throughout the year.

To download a list of meltable ASINs, visit this link: Meltable ASINs (Excel).

Removing meltable inventory

Removal orders for meltable inventory must be submitted before April 15 of each year. For more information, visit Remove inventory from a fulfillment center.

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