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Overview of categories

Important: The Miscellaneous product category has been discontinued.

This table provides an overview of the product categories in which you can sell.

Learn more about Categories and products requiring approval.

Product Category Types of Products Conditions Allowed Approval Required
Amazon Device Accessories

Car & Motorcycle Automotive Tools, Accessories, Oils, Transportation Systems, Tires & Rims, Motorcycle Outerwear and Helmets - No
Baby Products Cribs, Strollers, Baby Monitors, Pacifiers, Breastfeeding Pumps New only No
Home Improvement Hand tools, Plumbing, Flooring, Construction & Renovation, Heaters & Heating Technology, Fireplaces, Home Security Systems, Measuring Technology

Beauty Fragrances, Body Lotions, Makeup, Deodorant, Nail Polish New only Yes
Apparel Trendy Clothing, Trendy Sunglasses, Personalized Clothing (except memorabilia), Baby and Children’s Clothing New only Yes
Lighting Bulbs & Lamps (except automotive lights), LED Lights, Light Strands, Yard Lights, Pocket Lights, Nightlights, Camping Lanterns New, Certified Refurbished, Used No
Beer, Wine & Spirits Spirits, Liqueurs, Wine, Beer, Cider, Champagne, and Gift Sets containing alcoholic drinks New only Yes
BMVD Books, Music, VHS, DVD, Blu-ray New, Used No
Office Supplies Dictation Equipment & Accessories, Fax Machines, Copy Machines, Calculators, Ink & Toner Cartridges, Ink-Jet & Laser Printers, Office Furniture & Lighting, Calendars, Day Planners & Organizers, Paper Products & Stationery New, Certified Refurbished, Used, Collectibles No
Computers & Accessories Desktop Computers, Laptops, Tablets, External and Internal Hard Drives, Internal Memory Cards, USB drives, Computer Mice & Keyboards, Webcams, Laptop Bags, Computer Speakers, Computer Headsets & Microphones New, Certified Refurbished, Used No
Health & Personal Care Topical medications, Shampoo, Diapers, Cotton Swabs, Hairpieces, Contact Lenses, E-Cigarettes New only Yes
Consumer Electronics & Electronic Accessories** Telephones & Cell Phones, Home Theater Equipment, TVs, A/V & Hi-Fi Equipment, Cameras & Photography, GPS Devices and Auto Audio Equipment, and Accessories for the named groups New, Certified Refurbished, Used No
Home & Garden Flowers & Plants, Garden Furniture, Gardening Tools, Barbecue Equipment New, Certified Refurbished, Used No
Pet Supplies Dog Leashes, Cat Food, Rabbit Cages, Aquaria, Riding Saddles, etc. New, Used No
Kitchen & Household Large & Small Appliances, Vacuums & Accessories, Cookware & Bakeware, Interior & Lifestyle New, Used, Furbished No
Food & Drink Also: Baby Food New only No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Musical Instruments & DJ Equipment Instruments, Sheet Music & Songbooks, Recording Equipment, Microphones, Synthesizers & Samplers, DJ & VJ Equipment, PA & Stage Equipment New, Certified Refurbished, Used No
Shoes & Bags All Shoes (including Athletic Shoes, Sneakers, Work Shoes, Baby Shoes), Shoe Accessories, Hand Bags New only No
Software** Professional Software, Antivirus Software, Operating Systems, Video, Graphics & Image Processors, Learning Software, Web Design Software New, Used, Collectible No
Toys & Children’s Products Games, Stuffed Animals, Carnival Costumes, Model Kits, Children’s Crafts, Stamps & Coins (Collectibles) New, Certified Refurbished, Used, Collectibles Yes*
Sports & Leisure Sports Equipment, Athletic Apparel & Streetwear, Sports Memorabilia & Clothing, Sport Electronics New, Certified Refurbished***, Used***, Collectible*** No
Watches & Jewelry Wristwatches, Luxury Watches, Pocket Watches, Watch Tools, Trendy Rings, Necklaces, Bracelets, Diamonds & Pearls, Earrings, Engagement Rings, Charms & Beads, Cuff Links, Gems, Brooches New only Yes
Video Games PC & Video Games, Consoles & Gaming Accessories New, Used No
Amazon Device Accessories Accessories for all Amazon Devices New, Certified Refurbished, Used No

*Approval is required for selling in the Toys category between the months of November and January. Outside of this time frame, the category is open to all sellers. Pay close attention to your seller performance if you wish to receive approval for selling between November and January.

** Although there are no restrictions on selling for this category, selling certain products may still require approval from the appropriate category manager. If you receive a notification that a product can only be offered by an approved seller, contact us with an approval request.

***Not approved for all products in the Adidas and Reebok brands, as well as all associated sub-brands.

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