Sunday marks the start of ‘re-resolution week’, offering brands a fresh opportunity to tap into the lucrative ‘new year, new me’ mindset as Brits put their New Year’s Resolutions into action three weeks after they have been set. That’s according
In today’s world, there has been a shift away from independent merchants and market stalls towards high street brands, leaving many struggling to thrive in a saturated market. Big players spend millions of pounds every year on Christmas marketing campaigns
New data released today from eBay UK suggests Black Friday is becoming a day for Small Business such as independent local retailers, reversing the trend of big brand consumerism inherited from across the pond:
Black Friday is getting bigger in the UK and could start as soon as this Wednesday – according to new insights from eBay Advertising, which suggest that consumers are actively searching for deals up to nine days before the event.
With over 1,000 entries submitted already, eBay UK has upped the ante for its Business Awards by extending the deadline for entries to the 30th of August. The third annual awards programme aims to showcase the best of the 200,000
Despite challenging conditions for retailers, the number of new, self-made business millionaires on eBay has soared by 18% in the past 12 months to their highest in almost a decade, new figures to mark the opening of the 2019 eBay
eBay has opened its first UK concept store. The pop-up store will be located in the heart of Wolverhampton and offer 40 small businesses from the local area the chance to showcase and sell their products for a month.
Online marketplace eBay today announced that businesses on its Retail Revival programme, a partnership with the City of Wolverhampton to help small retailers online, have reached £1 million in sales in just three months.
Online marketplace eBay today announces a 12-month partnership with Wolverhampton to help small retailers get online, grow the local economy and demonstrate that online and high street retail can coexist.
As a nation we are waiting longer to buy property, and more of us are unable to get on the housing ladder as home ownership has slumped to just 63% of the population, down from 73% a decade ago. Millennials
eBay has revealed that the number of self-made ‘eBay millionaires’ selling on the marketplace has grown by over 300, or more than over 50 percent, year-on-year.
eBay has appointed Nikin Patel as director of consumer-to-consumer (C2C) selling in the UK, as the original global marketplace continues to make online and mobile selling quicker and simpler, with exciting new updates to its Android and IOS native apps
Online marketplace eBay is braced for a 30 per cent surge in new business registrations this month. January is the most popular time to start-up online, according to new figures released by the marketplace. eBay, which has operated for over 20
Physical media is the nation’s entertainment format of choice once more, with 52% of Brits preferring physical books, music, film/TV and video games to digital downloads, according to eBay’s Guide to Physical Media, released today. This new insight, based on
eBay Christmas TV ad delivers a modern take on festivities with ‘surviving the school Christmas disco’ shop
eBay.co.uk today announced the launch of its 2016 Christmas campaign – claiming to deliver the ultimate shop for the festive season. The integrated campaign is led by a national television advertisement launching this weekend. Together with the vision of director Nick
eBay, one of the world’s largest marketplaces, introduces Laithwaite’s Wine, the world’s leading home-delivery wine merchant, to its site. A wide selection of red, white, rose’ and sparkling wines plus mixed cases are now available on the UK site from
Web giant Amazon have been named as the top retail brand on social media, according to Social Insights on the Retail Industry, a report by social media monitoring firm Brandwatch. Making up the top three were two other retailers, Etsy
Marketplace delivery expert Fastlane International says Sainsbury’s bid for Argos could transform eBay’s click and collect service. It’s welcome news for eBay traders following yesterday’s gloomy forecast for 2016. Click and collect is fast becoming the most convenient way for many
Nearly half (47%) of Brits are expected to receive a Christmas gift that’s not on their wish list this year, according to new research from online marketplace eBay. That’s a potential 99m unwanted pressies at a total value of £1,232m
A national survey of UK shoppers’ online shopping habits has revealed that almost 5% people have taken ‘sick days’ from work in order to wait in for a delivery, potentially costing the UK economy and employers millions of pounds each
Argos Click & Collect delivery option from eBay is ideally timed for Black Friday and Christmas, says ParcelHero
With just 25 working days until the Black Friday-Cyber Monday weekend, ParcelHero says eBay’s new Argos Click & Collect delivery options are ideally timed. There are only 25 working days until the Black Friday weekend and eight weeks until Christmas, and the
Argos and eBay sign wider multi-year partnership to offer nationwide fulfilment services to buyers and sellers
Argos and eBay today announce that they have signed a wider multi-year partnership making it easier and more convenient for both business and consumer sellers on eBay to offer unique fulfilment services. The partnership spans collection and drop-off at Argos
British mumpreneurs are an increasingly powerful economic group, adding billions to the UK economy and supporting thousands of jobs, new research from online marketplace eBay reveals. Businesses set up and run by mums as sole-proprietors are flourishing, generating £7.2bn for
In an experiment that took place from October 2014 until January 2015, Metro Group, eBay and PayPal worked together to create a new, multi-channel-store in Weserpark Bremen, Germany, called The Inspiration Store. By combining an online shopping experience with a fully equipped
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