If you are using Fulfillment by Amazon service, then Amazon will pick, ship, and pack orders for you and manage service and returns for you. But the question is how to ship your products to Amazon FBA?
In this article, we are going to provide you complete information and detailed steps about the shipment procedure. Shipping to Amazon is easy, you need to follow these below-mentioned guidelines, and you are good to go. However, it would be best to keep in mind that some product categories need additional measures to be taken. Amazon warehouses follow strict guidelines as they receive a large amount of inventory each day. All of your products must be appropriately labeled, shipped, and prepared. Let’s have a look at the steps that you need to follow for the Amazon Shipping plan.
If you are shipping in a private label product, you will first have to create a listing and afterward shipping order. Once you are completely done with your listing creation now, you are ready for the shipment plan. Go to manage inventory from your seller central account and choose the items that you want to ship. Select the Send/to replenish list available under the Actions on the Selected menu. Now, you can create a new shipment plan or add to the previous one. After that, you will have to verify the address where you want to ship your product. If your manufacturer is sending your products to amazon, then provide the manufacturer’s speech here. You will also have to give the packing type. Either it is an individual product or case type product. Unique product contains a single product of different quality and condition. At the same time, the case-packed products include identical items in the same situation. In most cases, the private label contains case-packed products. Now you will have to follow six simple steps to ship your products.
Shipment Plan for Amazon
Set the Quantity: Setting the quantity of product is the first step in shipping the product to Amazon FBA. Provide the amount of all the inventory that you have and want to send. During this step, you may receive the following notification.
- Provide more information about the product
- The item needs to be removed from the shipping plan.
- Your item
- is identified as slow-moving, so it needs to be removed.
- You have a more significant number of things than the recommended number.
Make sure to check all these notifications before proceeding further. If you are sending the same thing again on Amazon, you can copy the previous plan and make changes accordingly.
- Prepare the products:
You must prepare your product according to the standards of Amazon. If you choose that Amazon will prepare and label your products for you, you will have to pay the per-item fee and ship your items safely to Amazon. You may need extra packaging, so make sure to read all the instructions of Amazon. Many sellers ask their manufacturers to prepare their products. However, your manufacturer then must be aware of FBA guidelines and requirements.
Go to the pre-required tab available on the Prepare products page to get guidance. You will need any of these.