6-Amazon SIOC

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Simulation Tests
Integrity testing of packages that ship through Amazon

 

The 6-Amazon test was created by ISTA in cooperation with Amazon.com and is designed to be a general simulation protocol.

When properly done these procedures will provide the following tangible benefits:

  1. Reduction in damages and loss of product.
  2. Reduction of product to market times
  3. More balanced cost of distribution
  4. Increased market share contributed to customer satisfaction.
  5. Increases confidence in the launch of product.

 

The 6-Amazon SIOC test is appropriate for six different categories that are designated A thru F

  • Type A:
    • Shipping Method: Parcel Delivery
    • Handling Method: Standard
    • Weight: Less than 50lb or 23kg
  • Type B:
    • Shipping Method: Parcel Delivery
    • Handling Method: Standard
    • Weight: 50lb or 23kg to less than 100lb or 43kg
  • Type C:
    • Shipping Method: Parcel Delivery
    • Handling Method: Standard
    • Weight: 100lb or 43kg or greater
  • Type D
    • Shipping Method: Less-than-Truckload (LTL)
    • Handling Method: Standard
    • Weight: Less than 100lb or 43kg
  • Type E:
    • Shipping Method: Less-than-Truckload (LTL)
    • Handling Method: Standard
    • Weight: 100lb or 43kg or greater
  • Type F:
    • Shipping Method: Less-than-Truckload (LTL)
    • Handling Method: Pallet Handling
    • Weight: Not Applicable

 

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