Use an Amazon barcode to track inventory

Amazon systems are barcode-driven. Each unit you send to a fulfillment center requires a barcode so that it can be tracked throughout the fulfillment process. Products that do not use a manufacturer barcode for tracking require an Amazon barcode. You can print Amazon barcodes from within your seller account and apply the barcodes yourself. If […]

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Change to Amazon barcode by creating a new product offer

Amazon regularly evaluates eligibility for products that can be tracked using manufacturer barcodes. When barcode eligibility changes, products that are not eligible for manufacturer barcode tracking will need an Amazon barcode in order to be received at Amazon fulfillment centers. You will be informed during shipment creation if your products are no longer eligible for […]

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Using FBA virtual tracking

Virtual tracking allows Amazon to fulfill orders using identical products from different suppliers. Doing so enables us to process a customer order more efficiently and expedite delivery from the fulfillment center that is closest to the buyer. Virtual tracking traces the source of products throughout the fulfillment process. Identical items from different suppliers are not […]

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FBA product barcode requirements

Fulfillment by Amazon uses barcodes to identify and track inventory throughout the fulfillment process. Each item that you send to an Amazon fulfillment center requires a barcode. There are three kinds of barcodes for identifying products: Manufacturer barcodes (eligible barcodes include UPC, EAN, JAN, and ISBN)Amazon barcodes (such as FNSKU)Transparency authenticity code (brand owner only, […]

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Change to Amazon barcode by creating a new product offer

Amazon regularly evaluates eligibility for products that can be tracked using manufacturer barcodes. When barcode eligibility changes, products that are not eligible for manufacturer barcode tracking will need an Amazon barcode in order to be received at Amazon fulfillment centers. You will be informed during shipment creation if your products are no longer eligible for […]

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