Caster Wheels Prep

How FBA prep service is done in China? For caster wheels.

Here We will show your example of FBA Prep Service China case. For caster wheels.

Step 1: Send Products to A China Prep Center

The well-developed logistics system in China enables a China prep center receive shipments within 3 days from almost ANYWHERE in China. If the prep center is located in China eastern coastal cities like Shanghai, Ningbo, or its nearby region (called Yangtze River Delta), it can receive most shipments THE NEXT DAY.

Take Yiwu China(a small China eastern city with a big wholesale market) for example :

goods delivery to Yiwu

A prep center in Yiwu can receive most of China products in 3 days

You can see, Yiwu can receive most of China local shipments within 3 days. A prep center like this can receive small parcels, and big truck loads from anywhere in China EASILY.

Step 2: Prep Center Receive, Check, Report, Resolve

Prep center receives everything and check products condition. This is an initial check to see if any severe problems found. If no big issue, shipment received and signed. If major issue pops up, say 20% defectives or 100% wrong products, reject.

bulk shipments of caster wheels collected into a China prep center
bulk shipments of caster wheels collected into a our prep center in Yiwu China

Collect wheels

defective wheels (broken) found
Some defective wheels (broken) found, not major.
Bulk shipments of loose screws delivered to a China prep center
Bulk shipments of loose screws delivered to a China prep center
100% inspection done to pick out defective screws
100% inspection done to pick out defective screws
defective screws found during inspection, major issue (40% defects)
defective screws found during inspection, major issue (40% defects)

Buyers (Amazon sellers) is usually updated for each step, include costs involved, before moving to next step.

Step 3: Prep Center Repack (label, bundle, pack…)

Prep center repack according to Amazon sellers’ requirements. This usually includes labeling, bundling, bagging, boxing … Amazon sellers provide design artwork, prep center provides package materials.

FBA repack caster wheels set of 4
4 wheels as a set are put into a inner box
FBA repack set of screws
Loose screw parts are packed into a poly bag in certain sets.
FBA repack with silica gel bags
A bag of silica gel needs to put in to keep dry.
FBA repack inner box of wheels, screws, silica gel bag
FNSKU label on retail box of caster wheels
FNSKU labelled on retail box
6-master-box-FBA-label-ready-to-ship
Master box with FBA labels, ready to ship

FBA labelled, ready to ship

Step 4: Prep Center Ship Out

The prep center ship out FULLY prepared products according to Amazon sellers requirements: by air, by sea, FCL, LCL, or courier… to Amazon warehouse or Seller’s own warehouse.

9: Container loaded with wheels & yoga mats
9: Container loaded with wheels & yoga mats
BL of caster wheels for Amazon seller to collect shipment
BL of caster wheels for Amazon seller to collect shipment

After receiving container, Amazon sellers will simply store or forward to Amazon FBA warehouse without any handling. This can SAVE LOTS OF COST.

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