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Putting your package to the test
Simulating the journey of a package from manufacturer to the customer’s doorstep.
Test methods, instructional videos and resources to perform package certification testing for Amazon.

ISTA in Own Container (SIOC) test method overview

Detailed performance test method overview required to certify a package as ready to ship for all Tier 1 and Tier 2 certifications.

ISTA test method introduction

The first of fourteen instructional videos on how to perform Amazon’s packaging certification test methods
ISTA Certified Testing Labs Search Tool
In addition to the Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network (APASS), vendors or sellers looking for external testing services to perform the ISTA 6 Amazon-SIOC or Over Boxing test methods can leverage the ‘Find a Lab’ search tool located here.
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5 things you don’t know about Amazon packaging
Learn how we invent and test new packaging to eliminate waste, ensure products arrive safely, and end “wrap rage” for our customers.
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