Note: This feature is currently available for
Professional sellers only.
An inventory file template enables
you to add or edit product listings in bulk. It is a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that
contains multiple data columns for describing your products using various attributes or
information fields. You can create a template to suit your specific requirements and
list different types of products across multiple categories using one template. The
templates include the correct Browse Node, removing the need to find them from the
Browse Tree Guide.
Go to Add Products via
Upload > Download an Inventory File tab.
Select the type of product you want to sell
by using either one of the methods:
Type the name or key product
descriptor words in the search box and click Search.
Select the type of product you
want to list. Click Clear
Search to move to the next search.
Select the category in which
your product belongs.
Continue to narrow the
classification options until the Select
Click Select to
add the classification to your list.
Repeat the above steps to
classify all your products.
A lock sign next to a product
indicates you need approval to sell this product on Amazon. For more
information, see Categories and products requiring
If you are unable to find your
type of product, check for category-specific templates under the Inventory Files
section below on the same tab. Use these templates only if you are unable to
find your type of products using the above tools.
Review your selected products. You can edit
your product list by removing specific products that you no longer want to include in
Select the type of template that you want
contains only the required attributes associated with the selected products
which are necessary to create your product in the Amazon catalog (for example,
It contains all the attributes (required, preferred, and optional) associated
with the selected products.
You can choose attribute groups associated with the above selected products
that you want to add to your template. It also includes the required