Seller Central: Seller Fulfilled Prime
Although we have been through this before it cannot be stressed enough, and so we will go through the prime trial period again. In order to enable seller fulfilled prime on your account, you need to register for the initial trial phase first. By going to inventory and selecting managed seller fulfilled prime from the dropdown menu.show more
And signing up to start your trial, you would need to enable your prime shipping in your Prime trial shipping template, as we discussed in the previous section, as well as review prime shipping requirements, enroll your items and seller fulfilled prime by signing SKUs to your prime shipping template. As we have explained in a previous section during the trial period, all skews assigned to a prime shipping template or Countess Prime trial orders.
Regardless of the buyers location, all prime trial orders will contribute toward the trial period performance requirements described previously. You will need to fulfill prime trial orders by identifying prime trial orders according to the Prime badge displayed on the manage orders page in Seller Central.
Located under the orders tabs, and the IS Prime Identifier in the order reports also located under the orders tab. Make sure that you fulfill these orders according to the requirements on fulfilling seller fulfilled prime via email notification and via Seller Central as we explained in the previous videos. During the trial period, you must meet the following performance requirements on a minimum of 50 prime trial orders.
An on-time shipment rate of at least 99% for prime trial orders. Regardless of the shipping speed selected by the customer, prime trial orders must be shipped on the same day the order is received as long as the customer places the order before the sellers cut off time. Use of buy shipping services from Amazon for at least 99% of your prime trial orders.
And a cancellation rate of no more than 0.5% for Prime trial orders. Make sure that you only add SKUs to the prime shipping template that you can fulfill quickly in order to maintain these metrics until you complete the trial period. Seller fulfilled Prime will not be active on your account and the Prime Badge will not be visible on the items you have enrolled in Seller fulfilled Prime.
If your metrics fail during the 50 trial orders. You will have to start your 50 trial orders all over again from scratch. This is why the Prime trial is so important.