For eligible products that require an Amazon
barcode, you can have Amazon apply those barcode labels for you for
a per-item fee.
Products that are eligible for the FBA Label Service include the
Condition: Any (new, used, collectible, refurbished)
Product type: Any (media and non-media)
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.
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 Amazon Brand Registry
you don’t have UPCs, EANs, JANs, or ISBNs for your products, you can apply for a GTIN
Important: If the product doesn’t have a manufacturer barcode, an
Amazon barcode label must be applied to the item.
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 conditions:
We will apply Amazon barcodes to your
eligible items upon arrival at the fulfillment center using the product
information that you provide.
You can choose to apply barcode labels
to individual products yourself by selecting Seller under
labels during the shipment creation process.
We may instruct you to divide shipments so that items destined for the FBA Label
Service are packed together.
Shipments directed to the FBA Label
Service may be further divided 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 virtual tracking
with the manufacturer barcode. For more information, go to Using FBA virtual tracking.
How to change your FBA Label Service option
You can change your FBA Label Service option in your Fulfillment by Amazon settings.
In the Settings drop-down menu, select
Fulfillment by Amazon.
In the Optional services section,
Under Who Labels, select
Amazon to enroll
in the FBA label service or Seller to cancel your enrollment.
Important: The new setting is applied to shipments that you create after you
change your preference. If you want the new setting to apply to a shipment that you’re
currently working on, you must delete the shipment and create a new one.
How to identify FBA Label Service shipments
Shipments destined for the FBA Label Service can by identified by the following:
FBA pallet or box labels that include FBA-PREP in the upper left-hand corner
The message Item labels: required (Label Service) in the
shipment details in your Shipping Queue
References to the FBA Label Service and estimated related fees on the Label
products tab of the shipment creation workflow