Shipping Your Private Label Products to Amazon FBA – ALL13

Private labeled products need to get to Amazon for FBA, but how? Today we look at the different ways Amazon sellers get their products into Amazon warehouses and the pros and cons of each method when it comes to your business. We’re not experts but here’s a hopefully helpful podcast to get you selling in Amazon faster without as many hurdles holding you up.

The 3 Shipping Methods to Get Your Product to Amazon

  • Express: 3-5 days
    • Pros: Fast, easy, often avoids customs fees
    • Cons: Most expensive
  • Air Freight: 5-10 days
    • Pros: Relatively fast, a bit cheaper
    • Cons: Need to use a freight forwarder, can have issues with customs
  • Sea Freight: 20-35 days
    • Pros: Incredibly cheap
    • Cons: Super slow, need freight forwarder, (captain philips pirates…???)

Shipping To FBA Warehouse and What To Know

  • What is a freight forwarder
  • How do you decide which way to ship to Amazon
  • Can you ship straight to Amazon or do you need inspection
  • Why sourcing locally can be faster and easier
  • How to avoid hassles with customs and freight forwarders
  • Why some products almost HAVE to be shipped by sea
  • What to do when issues arise
  • Why it might make sense to have your supplier set things up
  • Why you HAVE to take responsibility for your shipments success or ELSE!

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  1. This could not polbsisy have been more helpful!

  2. AnnastasiaApril 27, 2016 at 3:26 pm

    So awesome matt love it !

  3. This content is exactly what I was looking for!

    I am binge-listening to FBA All Stars, and appreciate all the value bombs you’re dropping!

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