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Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA)

Fulfilment by Amazon

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Welcome to the Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA) online manual. The online manual is divided into five sections that can be accessed through the five tabs above from any page within the FBA help manual. Below is an overview of Amazon's fulfilment services accessible through FBA. On this page you will find:

  • How FBA Works
  • Next steps for FBA registration

How FBA Works

You sell it, we ship it.

You can leverage our fulfilment networks and expertise so that your customers and your business benefit. You send your products to Amazon fulfilment centres, and we pack and ship them and provide customer service.

Benefits of using FBA:

You sell it, we ship it. Amazon has created one of the most advanced fulfilment networks in the world, and your business can benefit from our expertise. With Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA) you store your products in Amazon's fulfilment centres, and we pick, pack, deliver, support customer service and returns for these products. Best of all, FBA can help you scale your business and reach more customers.

  • Build trust: Customers trust Amazon’s world-class packaging, shipping, customer service and returns—and your brand benefits.
  • Focus on your core business: We store your inventory and take care of shipping to your customers saving you time so that you can focus on your business.
  • Pay as you go: FBA’s flexible rate structure means you only pay for the services you use—no additional subscription fees, no minimum units and no start-up fees.
  • No growing pains: FBA can help you scale your operations flexibly and without new investments in capital and employees. We can handle a broad range of product types and large volumes helping you realize your big plans.
  • Keep customers coming back for more: With FBA, we support customer service and returns for products sold on Your products will be eligible for Free Delivery options available with Amazon. You can also easily send your products to Amazon’s fulfilment centres using third party service providers under the Amazon’s Service Provider Network (SPN) who can pick up products from your doorstep.
  • Cash on Delivery payments: With Cash on Delivery being extensively used in India, you can fulfill your orders using Cash on Delivery facility through FBA.

For more details on shipment creation, visit this link

Next steps for FBA registration

To use Amazon's Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA) service, you first need to register Amazon's fulfilment centre as an additional place of business with the sales tax authorities of the State Government. Without this, you cannot send your products to Amazon's fulfilment centre for fulfilment. Click here to start the registration process.

Click here for tax registration details and consultants who can help you with the registration process.

For any further queries or need help in registration, you can contact our Seller Support team by clicking here.

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