Products that do not qualify for Stickerless, Commingled Inventory must have FBA labels in order to be
received at Amazon's fulfillment centers. By selecting the Labeling required filter on the
Label Products page,
you can view the products in your shipping plan that require labels. For products that
require labels, you must affix a label to each unit of the product, and the label must cover
any existing barcodes.
The Labeling required
tab displays all of the products in your shipping plan that require Amazon barcodes. Click
All products to see
all of the products in your shipment.
Important: Products with eligible UPC
or EAN barcodes that may also require an Amazon barcode will not appear in this list. For
example, if the UPC or EAN label is obscured by bubble wrap, an Amazon barcode will still be
required, but the product will not appear in this list.
The Who labels? column displays
information about who will apply Amazon barcodes to the products in your shipping plan.
If Amazon appears in the
Who labels? column,
you are required to use the FBA Label Service, because you either signed up for the service
or selected Amazon in
the Who preps? column
of the Prepare products
page. The per-item label fee appears in the Label cost column.
Tip: To change your Who preps? selection, return to
the Prepare products
page and select Merchant for the products that you want to prep and label yourself.
If Merchant appears in the
Who labels? column,
you are required to label your items yourself. To have Amazon label your products, select
Amazon in the
Who preps? drop-down
Tip: You cannot change your selection
once you have approved your shipping plan. To change your selection for approved shipments,
you must delete the current shipping plan and start again. To quickly re-create your
shipping plan, go to your Shipping Queue and select Deleted/canceled. Then click
the shipping plan that you want to re-create and click Duplicate on
the bottom left on the Send/replenish inventory page.
After you have reviewed the information on the Label products page and
confirmed that it is correct, create your barcodes by clicking Print labels for this page.
To print quality
barcodes, make sure that you:
Use the correct label stock for your
Use a printer with a resolution of 300 DPI or
Test, clean, and replace your printer heads as
Periodically test the scannability of your
To create your barcodes:
Select the label stock that you want to use
from the drop-down list.
Confirm the number of
barcode labels that you want to print for each product. If you want to change the number,
in the # of labels to
print column, type the number of labels that you want.
Click Print labels for this page. A
PDF is generated. You can open it with Adobe Acrobat Reader and print your labels
immediately, or save the file and print the labels later.
You have several options for printing product labels:
You can print labels from the Label Products page by
entering the desired label quantity in the # of labels to print column
for each product in your shipping plan and selecting the Print Label button.
You can also print labels from the Amazon-Fulfilled Inventory page. The option is located under the
drop-down menu for Apply to #
You can print labels from the Manage
Inventory page by choosing your products and selecting Print Item Labels from the
If you have a barcode scanner, you can use FBA
Scan & Ship feature to create labels for your products.
When you're ready to apply barcodes to your products, make
You put the correct barcode on each item
You cover all other visible barcodes with the exception of
any serial number barcodes
You place the barcode on the outside of any
You do not place the barcode on a curve or
corner of the package
Each item in a case pack has an Amazon barcode,
and any barcodes on the case have been removed