Reduce fulfillment costs with FBA Small and Light

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Why sell on FBA Small and Light?

Small and Light offers reduced fulfillment costs on qualified items, allowing you to pass along those savings to your customers. Signing up for Small and Light is easy, and once you do you'll receive these valuable benefits:

Amazon Prime
(4-5 days)

Prime-eligible

Products in the Small and Light program are Prime-eligible, which is great for your customers. Prime customers automatically qualify for FREE standard shipping (4 to 5 business days). Non-Prime customers continue to get FREE shipping (6 to 8 business days) without a minimum order requirement.

Improved margins

Improved margins

Reducing fulfillment costs on your small and light products helps you maintain profit margins. See FBA Small and Light fees here.

No minimum order threshold

No minimum purchase requirement

Small and Light products are eligible for FREE shipping to all customers without a minimum purchase requirement. This means your products in the program are not subject to the Amazon Add-on Item threshold of $25.

Instant customer trust

Instant customer trust

Amazon's A-to-z Guarantee puts your customers at ease. They know us and trust us, and that trust extends to you.

All you need to do is to sign-up for FBA, and then enroll products that meet Small and Light program requirements.

For more information, download the PDF guide

“Small and Light cut [our] shipping costs by 40%. It's a big help for us.”

Atinc Sonmezer, CEO and Founder, MissBellyDance.com

What products are eligible for FBA Small and Light?

To be eligible for Small and Light, products must:

Jewelry
Weigh less than or equal to 15 ounces
Sunglasses
Have dimensions less than or equal to 16 x 9 x 4 inches
Electronics
Priced $15 or less
Apparel
Meet other prep requirements

How do I enroll?

We've made it easier than ever for sellers to stay competitive on small, low-priced products. More items are now eligible for the program, and the "free shipping" message is more prominently displayed to Amazon customers in search and detail views. Enroll in Small and Light now on our new self-service registration page.

Register for FBA
1. Register for FBA

If you have a Selling on Amazon account, add FBA. If you're new to selling on Amazon, get started today.

Select items
2. Select items

Create new offers for your products, or enroll existing, self-fulfilled MSKUs in the Small and Light program.

Enroll
3. Enroll in Small and Light

Refer to our enrollment guide for product eligibility requirements.

Ship to Amazon Fulfillment Center
4. Ship to Amazon

Prep and ship to a specified Amazon fulfillment center. A minimum quantity of 24 units per product is required.

Stay stocked
5. Stay stocked

Enable replenishment alerts, and receive notifications before you go out of stock.

FBA Small and Light fees

Parcels
(Products that have package dimensions greater than 6 x 3 x 0.5 inches)
Fulfillment feeFBA Small and Light
Order Handling$1.00 per order
Pick & Pack$0.60 per unit
Weight Handling
(unit + packaging weight2)
$0.09 per oz. (up to 15 oz. per unit)
Flats1
(Products that have package dimensions equal to or less than 6 x 3 x 0.5 inches)
Fulfillment feeFBA Small and Light
Order Handling$0.40 per order
Pick & Pack$0.60 per unit
Weight Handling
(unit + packaging weight2)
$0.09 per oz.
(up to 15 oz. per unit)

1 Orders that contain both flat and parcel types of units will be considered multi-unit parcel orders when charging fees.

2 The packaging weight is the weight of the box and packing materials (i.e, dunnage). In Small and Light, we use a standardized packaging weight of 0.7 oz. for every package.

What are best practices?

For the best results in the Small and Light program, we recommend taking the following steps:
  • Set competitive pricing by passing along fulfillment savings to your customers
  • Use Sponsored Products to help maximize sales