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Amazon FBA & eBay GSP: What You Need To Know About These International Fulfilment Services

Aimee Manning | May 9, 2016 | Comments

Whether you're already selling internationally, or are reluctant to sell overseas due to the hassle and risk involved, an international fulfilment service could be a good fit for your business.

While there are plenty of options available to you when it comes to outsourcing your fulfillment, two of the most notable are Amazon and eBay's own fulfilment programmes: Amazon FBA and eBay GSP.

Although it's not necessarily a case of Amazon FBA vs eBay GSP, it is worth understanding how they both operate and the benefits and drawbacks of each, which is what you'll find in this article.

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Topics: eBay, Amazon, Shipping & Fulfilment, Cross Border Trade, Online Marketplace, International Selling

Get Your Free HTML eBay Listing Template

Aimee Manning | April 15, 2016 | Comments

How well your eBay listings are optimised and how attractive they look can significantly influence your overall conversion rate as a seller on the marketplace.

The problem is, while a great eBay template design can subsequently improve your performance when selling on the marketplace, for those of you with little to no HTML template design experience, the process of creating these great listings can be extremely daunting.

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Topics: eBay, eCommerce, Listings

eBay Trials New Returns Options System Giving Sellers More Choice For Handling Returns

Aimee Manning | March 23, 2016 | Comments

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When it comes to customers returning goods, the view that the customer is always right is about to be challenged by none other than eBay itself. Unfortunately for the marketplace giant, there is a general view amongst eBay sellers that when an eBay Money Back Guarantee claim is made, they almost always side with the buyer, however their latest move may well shift this perception by giving more power to the seller.

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Topics: eBay, Online Marketplace

eBay are set to revive product reviews on UK site

Aimee Manning | March 23, 2016 | Comments

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After almost a decade, eBay are set to revive Product Reviews on their UK site as soon as this week. This upcoming move not only supports eBay's transition to a more catalogue-based selling environment, but it also follows a series of well publicised Google penalties, and with the search engine favouring user-generated content, eBay believe that these reviews will enable them to fight back. 

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Topics: eBay, Online Marketplace, Reviews

Cross-Border Trade Opportunities With eBay

Aimee Manning | March 15, 2016 | Comments

Arguably the biggest reason that online businesses choose to sell internationally is to increase their reach and ultimately their sales. Unfortunately, many eBay sellers hold back on expanding into new markets in fear of the unknown, and if this is you then you’re certainly not alone.

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Topics: eBay, Cross Border Trade, eCommerce