eBay U.K. Partners with NHS and DHSC to Pilot Platform Supplying PPE

eBay, DHSC, NHS

eBay U.K. is working with teams in the NHS Supply Chain, the Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) and the Army/MoD, to create a new online portal to help ease some of the PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) supply issues currently facing the medical community. The new portal, which is currently in a pilot phase, […]

eBay is Bringing Managed Payments to The U.K. This Summer

eBay Managed Payments

eBay announced it is the United Kingdom’s turn for its Managed Payments program. This summer, the company will offer buyers flexibility and choice in payment methods and give sellers an easier way to manage their businesses. The U.K. is the third market to offer eBay’s new payments experience, after the U.S. and Germany. “We’re creating […]

eBay UK Promoting UPS Next Day with 10% Discount Offer

eBay UK

eBay UK is enticing sellers to use eBay Delivery powered by Packlink by offering an additional 10% discount on UPS Next Day shipments until 4 December. “Sending your parcels with eBay Delivery powered by Packlink means you can quickly and easily print UPS labels directly from eBay. This is less hassle for you and you […]

eBay Advises International Sellers of US Sales Tax Changes

eBay Sales Tax Update

eBay is advising international sellers that sales to states in the US that have marketplace facilitator sales tax laws will have the tax added to them. The company is also clarifying how this will appear in the Seller Hub to avoid confusion for sellers. In a note to UK sellers, eBay UK said: “As of […]

eBay.co.uk and eBay.ie New Item Specifics Requirements Start Today

eBay Ireland

eBay is reminding UK and Irish sellers that starting from today (15th October 2019), sellers will be required to complete additional item specifics on their new and revised listings across 4 categories. These new requirements will help drive visibility and conversion for eBay sellers, giving buyers an improved and more relevant search experience. The new […]

eBay UK Packlink Rates are Changing Next Week

eBay UK

eBay sent out a note to UK sellers last month about forthcoming changes to Packlink rates. Here is a review of the rate changes that are effective next week for UK sellers. From 16 October 2019, Packlink label postage rates will increase when purchased from eBay delivery by Packlink From 16 October 2019, eBay is […]

eBay UK Publishes Autumn 2019 Business Seller Update

eBay UK

eBay UK has released the promised autumn business seller update for 2019. The changes include: Enhances growth tools that also includes 30% off Final value fees with new Seller Hub Promotion Increased seller protection New item specifics requirements New shopping experience for UK buyers with image search and visual shopping on the eBay app A […]

eBay UK expands global shipping programme to more countries

eBay UK

eBay UK announced an expansion to their Global Shipping Programme for UK sellers. The Global Shipping Programme enables sellers to sell internationally as easily as selling to someone in the UK. All sellers need to do is send their orders to the UK Shipping Centre and eBay will take care of customs, clearance, tracking and […]

eBay UK Reminds Sellers of New Item Specifics Requirements

eBay UK

eBay UK issued a note to sellers regarding a change that went into effect this week on its marketplace. As announced in April, from 10th July 2019, from 10th July 2019, sellers will need to complete additional item specifics on their new and revised listings across 3 categories in Home & Garden. Please note: Good ‘til […]

eBay UK claims over 1,300 new eBay millionaires were created in 2018

eBay UK

Over 1,300 new eBay millionaires were created last year so eBay UK claims. One in five eBay sellers with revenues of £1 million or more were under the age of 30. But one of the fastest growing age ranges on the eBay rich list was the over-60s. This group made up over one in eight […]