From September 1 , 2022 , Send to Amazon ( STA ) will completely replace the previous process of creating a shipment at sites around the world. Meanwhile, Amazon Cross-Border Logistics Service ( AGL ) has fully required and supported Send to Amazon . The updated process is simpler, more flexible, and more efficient, allowing sellers to easily create shipments and save time. Currently, many sellers have started using Send to Amazon to create FBA shipments.
Compared with the current old process of creating a shipment, Send to Amazon has the following advantages:
1. Batch operation, the process is simpler
The more simplified process steps save the time of creating shipments, multiple delivery methods can be completed in the same process, and you can also upload product information in batches, saving the time of manually filling in one by one;
2. Reuse templates to save time
Create reusable templates that eliminate the need to re-enter box content information, box weight and dimensions, and shipment prep and labeling details each time you ship, replenish, and restock;
3. The cost is intuitive, compare the best
Choose the best option to ship your inventory, compare estimated carrier fees for shipping your inventory in a single box (Small Parcel Express to Amazon) or Pallets (arrange LTL or Full Truckload to Amazon) make the best choice between.
It is worth noting that before August 31st , Amazon sellers can still use the old process of creating a shipment, which will not be available after September 1st , and the new process will not charge any additional fees.
The operation steps of Send to Amazon have a detailed analysis on Amazon's official account, and sellers and friends can read them by themselves. Depending on the site you are on and the choices you made when you created your shipment, the steps you see may vary, but the general steps are as follows:
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