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Module 5 – Design Your Labels And Packaging

5.5 Action Steps

Here is a recap of the Action Steps from each section you need to be taking in order to properly create the labeling and packaging your product:

Labeling

  1. Understand what labels are.
  2. Discuss the label requirements with your supplier.
  3. Review Amazon’s style guidelines for category label requirements.
  4. Get a barcode.
  5. Get your labels designed.
  6. Review the final design with your supplier.
  7. Get your labels printed & applied.
  8. Review the final design with your supplier.

Packaging

  1. Consider custom packaging.
  2. Discuss packaging with your supplier.
  3. If possible, let your supplier do the packaging. Alternatively, ship it to yourself or a third party provider.

Place Your Order

  1. Finalize the quote with your supplier for your first batch of inventory.
  2. Make sure your supplier has all the labels and packaging design files needed to manufacture your product.
  3. Place your order, and pay the initial payment.

Now that you have placed your order, you’re almost ready to start selling. All you need to do now is getting your first batch shipped from your supplier to Amazon’s fulfillment centers. This is what we will talk about in the last two Modules of Part A – Choose Your Product of this course.


Let’s Learn How to Set Up Your Seller Central Account!

Great job finishing up this fifth Module. Next up, we’ll show you everything you need to know in order to set up your Seller Central account!