The company prefix is a unique identifier of the product s manufacturer. If you re using fulfillment by amazon fba then you ll need to physically put the upcs onto the products.
Amazon asks for filling out the field of product id when you list a new amazon product to sell.
How to get a upc code for amazon fba. In the pop up screen enter your zip code and a discount code if you have one then click on the icon for how you want to pay paypal credit card etc. You need a upc code for amazon to fill out the product id field when listing a new product to sell. You are now able to download the upc codes and supporting documentation.
If you do not select amazon upc codes then you can not list your product to sell. For more information see use an amazon barcode to track inventory and fba label service. Asin ean gcid gtin upc.
It s not possible to list a product for sale on amazon without the upc code. If you use fba to fulfill your amazon orders your inventory is automatically tracked for you. On your amazon product listing enter that number into the product id field and select from the dropdown menu what type of code it is e g.
Apply for a gs1 company prefix the first six to nine digits of your barcode are your company prefix. Upc and ean barcodes can be found on most retail consumer packages produced in the us and. You can print amazon barcodes and apply them to your products yourself or amazon can print and apply them for a per item fee.
In the section of product id you need to opt for upc from the drop down menu. The amazon upc codes are mandatory for selling on amazon. In the product id section you need to select upc from the drop down menu.
Amazon will notify fba sellers if their product qualifies for this feature when they make a shipment. Another name for upc code is barcode. The types of manufacturer barcodes amazon accepts include.
A upc for the us and canada and an ean for all other countries are two kinds of gtins. If you purchased an ean code you can select gtin or ean. Enter your payment information then click pay xx the total amount for your order.
One of the main benefits of using upc codes on amazon is fba. Gtin codes can be a upc or an ean when you create your amazon listing if you purchased a upc code you can select gtin or upc from the dropdown. Gs1 lays out 4 steps to buying your upc code for amazon.
In the amazon marketplace a upc code acts much the same as the barcodes you see on physical products they help identify each individual product on the site and the store they come from. Amazon will link this item to your account and credit you when a sale is made.