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Goofbay Feature in Tamebay’s Tools & Services Guide

Download the guide at Tamebay; renowned as an eBay news specialist has published its first edition of their eBay Tools and Services guide. The guide offers insight into simplifying your day to day sales routine, from listing products through to postage, aftercare and communications.  The aim of the guide is simple; perform tasks more effectively, save time and save … Read more

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BMW Launch Store on eBay

BMW have become the first major car manufacturer to launch a store on eBay. The BMW store featureS parts and accessories from the motoring giant, allowing enthusiasts to buy directly. eBay will welcome the news of the launch as it marks another clear milestone in the company’s reallignment towards being a complete marketplace and not simply an Auction site. Motoring … Read more

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eBay Relinquishes its Share in Skype

Skype has been purchased by Microsoft for the sum of $8.5 billion. The service was actually acquired by eBay in 2005, however, it has traditionally been something of an ailment of the auction giant with the company losing money year on year. Now eBay has given up trying to find a fit for Skype and relinquished its share to Microsoft. … Read more

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eBay Fashion Outlet Key to Growth

eBay’s Global sales have lept 16% in the first quarter with fashion being a core driving force, according to Drapers. eBay Uk has its Fashion Outlet which currently hosts over 100 highstreet retailers from House of Fraser to Karen Millen.  eBay sales hit £1.5 billion in the first quarter of 2011 with over one million pairs of women’s shoes being … Read more

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eBay Set to Acquire WHERE

eBay have come to an agreement to purchase Boston, MA  based WHERE.  The move is another clear indication of eBay’s intent to establish itself as a leader in mCommerce.  The deal is expected to be concluded later this quarter. WHERE was established in 2004; a hyper-local advertising network that gives people relevant, real-time information and deals from businesses. The company … Read more

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Swoopo Down?

Swoopo Down?  Many regular visitors to Swoopo will have recognised that the website has been down for a while.  The company has been citing technical difficulties, however, online news specialist, Dititizer has learnt of Swoopo’s parent company Shopping Entertainment AG filing for bankruptcy in Munich, Germany last Wednesday. Swoopo works on a credits basis, where a user makes bids aganist … Read more

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eBay Announce iPad 2 Sales

The iPad 2 has been on sale now in the UK for several weeks.  However, to date, Apple have remained fairly tight lipped on sales figures.  eBay, however, have certainly not been so reserved and released sales data through the US eBay site from the US launch on 11th March.  The results can be viewed here, and they show encouraging … Read more

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eBay Report on the Impact of the VAT Rise

A new report by eBay has uncovered a ‘noticable’impact on consumer spending, with two from every five people looking to cut back on buying goods since the beginning of 2011. The eBay survey took place across over 2000 eBay users and it was found that most people had less to spend.  Most consumers blamed this on new government policies reigning … Read more

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Cheapest Nintendo 3DS

Cheapest Nintendo 3DS – Look no further than eBay. The Nintendo 3DS is on sale through eBay for Ł186.99.  The deal is part of the Zavvi Outlet’s weekly deal on eBay and sees it pip rivals Amazon by a penny.  This is in stark contrast to the handheld’s RRP, which currently sits at Ł229.99. The console is available in tweo … Read more

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Best Selling Products Online?

Its the golden question many people are seeking; ‘what are the best selling products online?’  Well, firstly, its one thing identifying what is best selling; it’s quite another thing being profitable on these items.  In this article, we’ll be giving you a quick rundown on how to identify these items and make more money through eBay. Look at what other … Read more

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