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FBA Small and Light

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FBA Small and Light is an Amazon fulfillment solution for fast-moving, small, light-weight products priced £9 or €10 or less (including VAT).

Small and Light can help reduce the costs of fulfilling orders for eligible items, especially if you are currently fulfilling these orders yourself. Signing up for FBA is easy, and so is enrolling in Small and Light.

The program is subject to the FBA Small and Light Terms and Conditions.

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Benefits of Small and Light

  • Reduced fulfillment costs improve your margins and make your offers more competitive.
  • Prime eligibility makes your products stand out to Prime customers with free Standard Shipping.
  • Amazon’s trusted fulfillment and customer services provide cross-language phone and email support, day and night.

Important updates

You can now enroll eligible Small and Light offers in our Pan-EU FBA and European Fulfillment Network (EFN) programs!

Benefits of Pan-European FBA for Small and Light:

  • Send your inventory to a single location to fulfill in pan-European marketplaces.1
  • Provide the Prime experience to millions of customers for your eligible products.
  • Save on fulfillment costs by paying local fees in countries where you enable us to store your products.
  • Accelerate your growth with flexible storage close to your customers, at no additional cost to you.
...all while enjoying FBA Small and Light fulfillment fees!

To be eligible for Pan-European FBA, you must complete the following steps:

  1. List your offers across amazon.de, amazon.fr, amazon.it and amazon.es using the same SKU.
  2. Enroll your offers in the Small and Light program in each desired marketplace.
  3. Enable inventory storage in each desired marketplace.2

See our Small and Light Pan-EU guide or download the pdf version for further details.

Offers that are eligible for Pan-EU FBA enjoy local Small and Light fulfillment fees in countries that enable inventory placement, and EFN fees in countries that don't enable placement.For more information, go to our Small and Light rate card.

1To stay informed of changes related to Brexit, go to Prepare your Amazon business for Brexit.

2By enabling countries for inventory placement, you authorize Amazon to move any of your FBA inventory in any or all of those countries, at no additional cost to you. Storing goods in a country outside your home store country will trigger additional VAT registration and reporting obligations for your business, as well as Intrastat and other reporting requirements. For more information, go to our VAT education pages.

How it works

With these quick and easy steps, Small and Light can help you simplify fulfillment and scale your business:

  1. Register for FBA.
  2. Enroll your eligible offers in FBA Small and Light. For more information, see the product eligibility requirements below.
  3. Send us your inventory.

Follow our prep and packaging guide and send inventory to the fulfillment centers that Amazon specifies. Each shipment must contain at least 24 units per ASIN.

Product eligibility

Products must be in new condition, measure 33 x 23 x 5 cm or less, weigh 225 g or less, and be priced at £9 or €10 or less (including VAT).

The product types listed below are not eligible. Crushable products such as crisps and glass are eligible if they are properly packaged.

  • Category, Product and Content Restrictions
  • FBA Prohibited Products
  • Adult products
  • Dangerous goods (hazmat)
  • Meltable FBA inventory products
  • Temperature-sensitive products (such as chocolates) between May 1 and October 14
  • Slow-selling products—either ASINs offered on Amazon for more than four weeks that have sold fewer than 10 units in the last four weeks. Or ASINs that are not expected to sell at least 10 units in the next four weeks, if the ASIN was created in the last 90 days. Not included are new items (items that have never been introduced to or sold on Amazon) or items that have only been seller-fulfilled. These items enjoy a 90-day trial period in Small and Light while they onboard and up level in terms of sales velocity required to participate in the program.

Program fees

Except for the fees below, all standard Selling on Amazon fees and FBA fees apply to Small and Light.

Small and Light program fulfillment fee (per unit, sold on Amazon)
Envelope size UK (£) Germany* (€) France (€) Italy (€) Spain (€)

Small envelope 80 g or less

20 X 15 X 1 cm or less

£0.60 €1.00 €1.44 €1.45 €1.35

Standard envelope 60 g or less

33 X 23 X 2.5 cm or less

£0.80 €1.15 €1.65 €1.60 €1.52

Standard envelope 210 g or less

33 X 23 X 2.5 cm or less

£0.85 €1.32 €2.16 €1.85 €1.65

Large envelope 225 g or less

33 X 23 X 5 cm or less

£1.42 €1.95 €3.55 €2.60 €2.18

* Sellers with FBA inventory in Germany who do not participate in the Fulfillment Network Expansion (Central Europe program) authorizing Amazon to store and process German FBA inventory in Amazon's fulfillment network, including Poland and the Czech Republic, are charged an additional €0.25 fulfillment fee per unit shipped from German fulfillment centers.

Note: If your product’s package dimensions (any side) or weight exceed any of the maximum values listed, move to the next tier.
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