Amazon sales channel requirements

Before you start using the Amazon sales channel, make sure that you meet the eligibility requirements. If you're eligible, then you can activate the sales channel in your Shopify admin.

You can add the Amazon sales channel in Shopify for free, but you need an Amazon Professional Seller account to use it. Amazon charges a monthly fee, plus a referral fee based on your product's category. If you have questions about selling fees, then contact Amazon Support.

You are allowed only one Shopify store per Amazon Professional Seller account. If you have multiple stores, then you need a separate Amazon Professional Seller account for each one.

Eligibility requirements for the Amazon sales channel

To use the Amazon sales channel, you need to meet the following eligibility requirements:

Approved product categories for the Amazon sales channel

You might need Amazon's approval to sell in the category that fits your products. The categories for selling on Amazon.com are different From the categories for selling on Amazon.ca.You can only create listings in the Amazon sales channel for products in the following categories.

Amazon.com categories:

  • Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry
  • Arts, Crafts & Sewing
  • Home & Kitchen
  • Patio, Lawn & Garden
  • Sport & Outdoors
  • Health & Household
  • Toys & Games
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Electronics

Amazon.ca categories:

  • Clothing & Accessories
  • Home & Kitchen
  • Electronics
  • Health & Personal Care
  • Sports & Outdoors
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Toys & Games
  • Jewelry
  • Patio, Lawn & Garden

You can still create new listings directly in Amazon Seller Central for products in other categories, and then link them to Shopify.

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