Starting an Amazon Store: Send & Track Your Shipment [13]

Summary: This lesson will share insight on different shipping options.

Now it’s time to take your boxes to your local shipping center. This might be a UPS office, a PostNet, or other commercial mailing business that accepts UPS shipment drop offs. Be sure to retain a receipt from your shipment, including a tracking number, so that you’ll be able to confirm the timeline for delivery to Amazon.

You’ll need to decide how much insurance to obtain for your shipment. This generally isn’t a significant expense, at least compared to the overall value of your shipment. But you will need to consider this additional expense.