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Discounts Funded by Amazon

Amazon can fund a discount or provide a coupon to customers beyond your item price on selected products. In these instances, you will receive payment for the order and pay referral fees based on the full item price you set.

This program will not be used to charge customers more than the price you set. If for any reason you would like to exclude your products from these discounts or coupons, you can contact us and we will remove your reference from additional discounts or coupons to customers.

Discounts funded by Amazon Seller FAQ

What is the Discounts funded by Amazon program?

The Discounts funded by Amazon program is one of many ways Amazon helps ensure that customers find products at competitive prices. Amazon can fund a discount to customers from seller prices on certain products. In these instances, sellers will receive payment for the order and pay referral fees based on the full item price you set.

How does Amazon display this funding to customers?

Amazon displays the funding given to customers to lower the price on the product detail pages.

Amazon displays these discounts on the product detail page with a note stating that the discount is provided by Amazon.

Buyers can click to read the following offer details:

  • This item is sold by a third-party seller. The discount amount is funded by Amazon.
  • This is a limited time offer.
  • Offer does not apply to digital content.
  • Offer good while supplies last.
  • Shipping charges and taxes may apply to the full value of discounted and free promotional items.
  • Shipping charges and taxes may apply to the full value of discounted and free promotional items.
  • Amazon reserves the right to modify or cancel the discount at any time.
  • If any of the products or content related to this offer are returned, your refund will equal the amount you paid for the product or content, subject to applicable refund policies.

How does Amazon determine which products are funded and by how much?

Amazon uses this program to provide competitive prices to our customers. Funding customers for their purchases allows us to ensure that prices on the Amazon Marketplace are competitive with prices offered elsewhere on certain products. Amazon is constantly assessing customers' buying choices based on price, availability of products, and input from customers.

Do I have to register for this program?

No, all sellers are eligible to participate in this program.

Will this impact my Buy Box eligibility?

No, the Discounts funded by Amazon program does not affect Buy Box eligibility.

Will this affect my ability to offer other promotions?

No, the Discounts funded by Amazon program will not affect your ability to offer other promotions.

Will this affect my payment?

No, the Discounts funded by Amazon program will not affect your payment. You will be paid for the full item price that you set.

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