Join us Sell | on Factory Direct Shop Policy on Prohibited Items


Every Factory Direct Shop seller is responsible for following the laws that apply to you, your shop and your items, including any shipping restrictions for your items. 

There are some types of items that we don't allow on Factory Direct Shop's platform, even if they are legal and otherwise meet Factory Direct Shop's  selling criteria. Some things just aren't in the spirit of Factory Direct Shop. The following types of items may not be listed on Factory Direct Shop:

  • Counterfeit products: Learn more 
  • .Items whose copyright you do not own or hold (copyrighted to someone else)
  • .Services: Any service that does not yield a new, tangible, physical item
  • .Virtual goods and digital goods: items that are not tangible or must be delivered electronically
  • .Gift cards, physical or digital
  • .Alcohol
  • .Tobacco and other smoke-able products including electronic cigarettes
  • .Lighters  
  • .Dangerous chemicals
  • .Piercing gun and tattoo gun
  • .Bike and motorcycle helmet
  • .Drugs, medical drug claims about an item, drug paraphernalia
  • .Live animals, illegal animal products
  • .Plant seeds 
  • .Human remains or body parts (excluding hair and teeth)
  • .Pornography or adult/sexually explicit/obscene material
  • .Firearms and/or weapons
  • .Child car seat, child harness, and recalled toys.
  • .Nudity
  • .Hate crime and items or listings that promote, support or glorify hatred toward or otherwise demean people based upon: race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation; including items or content that promote organisations with such views

Please note that  Factory Direct Shop  serves an audience that may include children as young as 13 years of age. Products that may be inappropriate for children to view or buy are therefore not appropriate for Factory Direct Shop. 

We reserve the right to remove products that we determine are not within the spirit of Factory Direct Shop  . Such products will be removed from the site, and the merchant's selling privileges may be suspended and/or terminated.